Northern California Home & Landscape Expo
Where: Cal Expo, 1600 Exposition Blvd., Sacramento
When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27 and 28
Admission: $7; children age 12 and under admitted free; parking, $10
Get inspired for 2018 at this gigantic home and garden show, the largest of its kind in California. Besides hundreds of vendors, see large demonstration landscapes and listen to top local experts. Among the featured garden designers with seminars each day is low-water landscape guru and popular author Roberta Walker, who has transformed many Sacramento front yards into drought-tolerant, easy-care landscapes.