Carbon County Chamber of Commerce and the Carbon Builders Association will present the 2012 Carbon County Home, Garden and Business Expo on Saturday, April 28 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and on Sunday, April 29 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Jim Thorpe Memorial Hall.

This year's expanded Expo promises to be an extremely worthwhile springtime event and will feature something for everyone. There will be a variety of exciting and informative home, garden and business exhibits. You'll have the opportunity to consult with industry experts and attend one of the many educational seminars offered throughout the weekend.

There will be a variety of family oriented activities and everyone can enter for the chance to win various door prizes as well as the grand prize drawing, a $900 Weber Grill courtesy of R.F. Ohl.

Local area businesses and Chamber and Builders Association members are invited to exhibit at the Expo and are encouraged to call now to register and lock-in their space before the Thursday, March 15 deadline.

Display booths are available. Booths will be on the main floor and lower level. Additional space is available for outdoor displays under the outside pavilion.

To register and reserve a booth or for more information on exhibition and/or membership, call the Carbon County Chamber of Commerce at 610-379-5000 or the Carbon Builders Association at 610-379-1099 or visit

The Jim Thorpe Memorial Hall is located off Route 903 at East 10th Street in Jim Thorpe.

Bring a donation of a nonperishable food item to benefit various Carbon County area food banks and receive $1 off admission. An additional $1 off with admission coupon available from local area merchants and newspapers. Parking is free. Learn more about the 2012 Carbon County Home, Garden and Business Expo at