PORTAGE (WKZO) -- The Homebuilders Association says they are happy with the turnout at this year's Home Expo which concluded on Saturday. They say 15,600 visitors came out to the former Sam's Club behind the Crossroads and took advantage of the opportunity to see the displays and talk to the vendors.
They say they had very large crowds for both the special appearances by Pro-football player Greg Jennings and TV celebrity Mike Holmes. They also got good feedback from vendors, that they were able to generate the leads and the customers they were seeking.
They are already planning next year's event, hoping that the large building will be available next year. At just under 100-thousand square feet, Its the largest venue in the community right now and its up for sale. .
love the venue. largest in the community just shy of 100--thousand square feet. don't fit into the fairgrounds anymore. event outgrown the fairgrounds.