Past ECT Home Shows:
2017 Home Show:
Guests connect with over 100 of New England’s home improvement specialists.
Friendly vendors provide expert opinions on construction, financing, sustainability, and more.
Miss Connecticut 2016, Alyssa Rae Taglia, makes a special guest appearance.
Guests explore a variety of helpful services.
Russ Antiques & Auctions provides complimentary antique appraisals through the entire Eastern CT Premier Home Show weekend.
Regional sports mascots, including C.T. the Tiger (pictured), make guest appearances delighting fans and guests.
2016 Home Show:
Over 100 vendors participated in the 2016 Home Show, and the fourth annual event had its best showing yet with an estimated 4000 attendees.
Colleen Ward, Miss Connecticut, and Gina Salvatore, Miss Wolcott, made their rounds on Saturday and Sunday at the Home Show. Here they are posing with Elissa Bass of the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center.
The Easter Bunny hopped around at the Home Show, handing out candy to the children who attended.
Attendees enjoyed many seminars throughout the Home Show, including the one pictured above, presented by Linda Lillie of Springs and Twigs.
2015 Home Show:
Mystic resident Miranda Cahill, right, won the seven day cruise to the Bahamas for two. She poses with Alex Marku, owner of A Beautiful Co. General Contractors, the sponsor of the trip.
Home Show attendees learned home-improvement tips at the 13 different seminars presented by local industry leaders throughout the weekend.
2014 Home Show:
Action-packed Home Show Offers Something for Everyone
There was much to do and much to see at the 2014 Home Show. Lucky attendees received door prizes, others took advantage of the free antique appraisals provided by Russ Antiques and Auctions, LLC. There were major draws for families, with tool safety and building workshops for kids, and seminars for the parents.
Ann Nyberg is all about buying local and celebrating Connecticut craftsmen, which is one of the many reasons she attended the Home Show.
The Easter Bunny hopped around the show, visiting kids and their families.
Kids enjoyed playing at the Children’s Museum SECT’s construction zone and learning about safety at the Home Depot Kid’s Workshop.
Kids went crazy for the face painting.
The home seminars helped educate attendees ready for home-improvements.
2013 Home Show:
1st Annual Home Show
The Chamber ECT and BAEC, each with years of experience with Home Show’s, teamed up together to present Eastern CT’s Premier Home Show. The Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa proved to be a great venue for hosting this top-notch event. Setting the bar high, the Show has paired home-owners with quality local builders and re-modelers, from the very beginning.
2013 Home Show Photos
Megann McAndrew from North Stonington won the Bathroom Makeover, valued at $5000. Learn more.
View the 5 colossal CANstruction structures created entirely out of cans of food displayed at April 2013′s Home Show. All 16,000+ cans were later donated to the Gemma E. Moran United Way Labor Food Center.
Held at Mystic Marriott, the Home Show drew people from all over the region, and there was plenty to see from the many exhibitors. Read The Day’s article.