The Lima Noon Optimist Home and Garden Show is the only fund raiser for this service organization. The proceeds from the show support numerous Lima area youth activities, some of which are listed below. The show is held annually the 2nd weekend in March at the Allen County Fairgrounds. Various home improvement products and services, ranging from windows and doors to new painting and concrete techniques, and from landscaping ideas to hot tubs and spas are showcased. Each year there are over 160 booths featuring more than 100 vendors. Be sure to visit the Food Booth. Bring the hungry family to enjoy sandwiches, cakes, pies, beverages and other snacks! The show times are:
- Friday, March 9, 2018 Hours: 6-9pm
- Saturday, March 10, 2018 Hours: 12-9pm
- Sunday, March 11, 2018 Hours: 12-5pm
If you are interested in participating as a vendor, get your booth space early for a substantial discount. Contact Chuck Eichelberger at 419-234-7903.