When looking at options for a cabin, outbuilding, storage, or home, there are many types of buildings and construction methods from which to choose. Attendees had a chance to check out a fully furnished, beautifully decorated Custom Container home and see how shipping containers can be transformed into amazing and unique spaces.

Custom Container

Pampered Pooch Palaces

Pampered Pooch Palaces

One-of-a-kind dog houses were created by local celebrities and experts, and raffled off to benefit the Animal Rescue League of Iowa.


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On Friday, March 10, teacher’s received one complimentary admission pass by simply showing their valid teacher’s ID at the Box Office.

Bed in backyard with firewood Let's Go Glamping

A fusion of glamour and camping. No tent to pitch, no sleeping bag to unroll, no fire to build. Designed by Speed Stagers.

BBQ grill with hamburgersBackyard BBQ Container Shack

Presented by Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humantiy| ReStore

The BBQ shack made from a shipping container. A great place to eat and socialize in your backyard or around your pool area. Never underestimate the infinite uses for shipping containers.

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About Abundant Design:
Abundant Design provides Edible Landscaping, Permaculture Design and Regenerative Land Use Consulting for Central Iowa.

We enable individuals and communities to take an active part in the cultivation of the highest quality produce in a way that benefits the land and environment.

Water featureWater, Water, Water

Water features, whether it's a pond or a waterfall, can be among the most mesmerizing elements of a garden's landscape design. Beemer Landscaping had a plethora of water features on display.

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Ethan Allen designers were on hand to answer design questions. Attendees brought pictures and plans to directly ask the interior design experts their advice on their personal projects.

Ethan Allen

Main Street MarketMain Street Market

Back by popular demand! Attendees strolled down Main Street Market to find that unique and one-of-a-kind gift for their home or garden. They were able to browse through the whimsical shops that made up this fun and nostalgic old-time Main Street.