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Reminder: Free coupon classes at Raleigh Home Show

Posted September 10, 2016

The Raleigh Home Show is taking place this weekend and I'll be teaching free classes each day.

You can also score a coupon code for $4 off tickets!

The Raleigh Home Show Details

The Raleigh Home Show returns to downtown’s Raleigh Convention Center for its fall edition September 9-11, 2016.

The show is held at the Raleigh Convention Center at 500 South Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC 27601. You can find information on parking on their website.

The show includes remodeling and home improvement ideas, celebrity guests, DIY and interactive seminars, the hottest new products and a towering tree house surrounded by gardens built right inside the building.

Coupon Classes

I will be teaching classes on the Main Stage each day of the show this year including:

Friday at 3 pm: Cut Your Grocery Bills in Half!

Saturday at 12 pm: Cut Your Grocery Bills in Half!

Saturday at 3 pm: Meal Planning 101

Sunday at 12 pm: Cut Your Grocery Bills in Half!

Guest speakers include:

Matt Blashaw of HGTV's Yard Crashers and Vacation House for Free who will be speaking on the Main Stage each day of the show.

Serena Appiah, Marketplace Events’ 2016 Home + Garden Trendsetter of the Year who will be speaking on the Main Stage each day of the show.

Rhonda Benvie of Help Me Rhonda Interiors will be presenting on Friday and Sunday on the Fresh Ideas Design Stage.

You can see more details about the speakers at their website.

Free admission for military, responders and teachers on Friday, September 9: The show celebrates local heroes on Friday, September 9 with Hero Day at the show. Active & Retired Military, First Responders, and Teachers can attend the show free of charge with valid ID. The offer is valid on Friday only and does not extend to family members.

Show Hours

Friday, September 9: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m

Saturday, September 10: 10 a.m.-9 p.m.

Sunday, September 11: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Tickets are $10 for adults and free for children under 12. Advance tickets are $7 and are available at on their website. See below for a coupon code.

Ticket Discount

Save $4 off regular adult admission when you buy online and use the promotion code: SMART

The code makes the adult tickets only $6 each.

Buy the tickets online at their website.


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  • Faye Prosser -WRAL Smart Shopper Sep 10, 2016

    jdouglas13 - thanks! That was really sweet of you. I look forward to seeing you at tomorrow's class! :-)

  • jdouglas13 Sep 10, 2016

    For anyone who has been wondering about Faye's classes, the version at the show is awesome and great preview of what is offered at the longer classes. It is a really fun class with lots of participant interaction. Don't miss it! :)