What's Happening
The Connecticut Better Home Show is a combination of three distinct expos all under one roof that will make for a most unique & interactive experience that is all about your home, your garden, and a better quality life.
The Connecticut Specialty Food & Beverage Fest
The Connecticut Better Home Show has launched a show within a show concept — “The Connecticut Specialty Food & Beverage Fest” will be a fun & exciting element of the Better Living segment of the event.
Get ready to “Sip & Savor” some terrific wines, spirits, local market beers, artisanal maple syrup’s, olive oils, specialty vinegars, chocolates, pastries & other fun delights. Some fine cutlery & kitchen brands will also be on hand to meet and greet our audience of foodies which will make this a fun event for all.
SAMPLE VENDORS FROM COFFEE & TEA, OLIVE OIL, MAPLE SYRUPS, CHOCOLATES, ORGANIC SPECIALTY FOODS, BREWERIES, WINERIES, FINE LIQUEORS AND MORE TO COME!
Food & Wine Tastings

Who doesn’t love wine? Cellar XV is giving away TWO cases of wine and champaign to lucky attendees from their extensive collection. Bring out your inner wine enthusiast and treat yourself to a fine bottle made from family run wineries. Whether you are looking for the perfect bottle for an occasion or looking for a great addition to a home wine collection, Cellar XV has you covered.

Gouveia Vineyards – giving away two group tours for a wine tasting at the vineyard AND two family dinners at their restaurant

Over $100,000 in Giveaways and Show Prizes!
Ridgefield Playhouse will be giving away pairs of tickets for the following shows!

Marshall Tucker Band: Wednesday, October 3
Jane Monheit: Sunday, October 7
Phil Vassar: Crank Up The Sun Tour; Friday, October 19

Harboryard Entertainment is giving away Two Grand Prizes – one each day

10 Tickets to a game of their choice during the Sound Tigers 2018-19 Regular Season
1 Autographed Sound Tigers jersey
1 Autographed Hockey Stick

2 - $150 Gift Cards and
1,000 - $50 Gift Cards will be given away!
COME EARLY!
The first 650 consumers attending the event each day will receive Whole Foods Shopping Bag & a Whole Foods 365 Snack Pack, and more.

Whole Foods Shopping Card Winners
• 4 Winners will receive a $150 shopping card
• 20 Winners will receive a $25 shopping card

Whole Foods General Shopping Cards
• The first 1,500 consumers will receive a $5 shopping discount card for their local store

Door Prizes on each day

Don't miss out on the biggest films this year. Bow Tie Cinema is giving away free movie tickets (two per month) for ONE FULL YEAR on each day of the show. One winner per day. 150 free tickets will be given away each day, Saturday and Sunday - 300 tickets in total! Winner photos will be taken in the Bow Tie Cinema booth.

Passport Day Event!
Presented by the CT Passport Agency
Event is open to everyone and passport applications will be accepted at the event.

Dates/Hours:
September 29th and 30th
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Located at the Webster Bank Arena
Please contact CA-PPT-CT-Applynow@state.gov for an appointment

Walkins are welcome
Passport applications can be downloaded from the web (DS-11 & DS-82).

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CT Pest Elimination will be gving away a FREE WOOD DESTROYING INSECT INSPECTION ($100 value)

Includes a free written proposal.
Limited to anyone in the New haven/Fairfield County area.

CT Pest Elimination is a full-service pest control company servicing the entire state of Connecticut. We service both commercial and residential customers.
Please contact 203.931.7378, for any of your pest needs!
Rick's Plumbing will be giving away either a standard 40 gallon natural gas water heater, or 40 gallon eletric water heater (covering all homes with natural gas, or electric)

Full retail value of $1100. Prize includes Water heater, installation labor, and haul away old unit.

Celebrating our 25th year anniversary.
A+ rated wii the BBB.
Benedict's Garden & Nursery will be giving away a $250 Gift Card on Saturday, one lucky family will win a 7 foot Christmas tree, trim, decorations, and wreaths for the holidays on Sunday, and 300 packs of bird seed each day!
$15,000 Giveaway
Compliments of Renewal by Andersen.

Stop by the booth for more information.

Yankee Home Improvement was born from the belief that improving your home should be a stress free and enjoyable experience. Our founder, Ger Ronan, was himself once the victim of an unscrupulous contractor – and out of that experience we built our core operating beliefs, so that none of our customers ever need feel a similar sting. Our formula is a simple one, exceeding the expectations of our customers with every door, window, roof, bath, piece of siding or gutter we install will create long term relationships, and make us your contractor for life.
From New Place to Home Sweet Home
Whether it’s finishing the basement or starting a new addition on your home, our show has dozens of building, remodeling, and interior design companies to help turn your place into a home.

Talk to our experts! Make sure to take advantage of meeting multiple companies all under one roof to find the best deal and get your project started! A wide variety of companies will be offering show-only discounts so ask around!

DIY Workshops
Get your hands dirty in a few, simple projects at the show. Show off your building skills in a fun environment and possibly learn some new techniques. More details to come so stay tuned!
More Giveaways to Come!
All exhibitor giveaways are subject to change. To find out more about a specific giveaway, make sure to stop by their booth at the show.