Though summer is still a ways off, people who are yearning for a weekend on a (thawed) lake can get a taste of the sunny season at the Lake Home & Cabin Show in Minneapolis, February 11 through 13.
At the secenth annual event, more than 250 exhibitors from across the country will be showcasing everything related to the lake home and cabin lifestyle, including the latest trends in decor, design, remodeling and landscaping. This year's special events include a live bat display by bat expert Rob Mies, an exhibit on loons, an exhibit on loons, and a Saturday appearance by actor/environmentalist Ed Begley Jr. Of course, there will also be the latest and greatest lake toys and recreational products.
The Lake Home & Cabin show will be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center, 1301 2nd Avenue South in Minneapolis
. The hours it will be open are 2-8 p.m. February 11, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. February 12, and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. February 13. Admission is $10 for adults, $4 for ages 5-15, and free for ages 4 and under. Discounted adult admission coupons are available online. For more information, check out www.lakehomeandcabinshow.com.