You won't want to miss the Home & Outdoor Living Expo!

Congratulations to our first $1,000 winner, Alyssa Lennander of Kandiyohi!

Congratulations to our second $1,000 winner, Jared Swart of New London!

They each get to spend it with an Expo vendor.


The Home and Outdoor Living Expo is coming to the Willmar Civic Center Friday, April 9th from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM and Saturday, April 10th from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

Both arenas at the Willmar Civic Center will be full of the best local businesses and vendors highlighting the latest trends and innovations from home building, remodeling and décor to landscape design, party vendors to green energy, boats and docks, storage buildings, outdoor fun and adventure.

Follow us on Facebook to see highlights on all of our great vendors!

We still have room in for your business! If you would like to showcase your business in the Expo, you can complete a Vendor Request Form. An account representative will be in touch with you soon.

If you've been wondering what the West Central RockHounds Mining Experience is like, watch this:

West Central RockHounds will be featured at the Home and Outdoor Living Expo at the Willmar Civic Center Friday and Saturday April 9-10. Watch to see what West Central RockHounds is all about and how you could win one of fifty free bags of mining rough!

Check out photos from our last Expo!

Home & Outdoor Living Expo Covid 19 Plan


Effective on March 15, 2021 at 12 PM, executive order 21-11 will go into effect. Effective March 31, 2021 at 11:59 PM, larger venues will be able to expand their occupancy per the Stay Safe Guidance. Events are permitted to occur in accordance with the MN Department of Health Stay Safe Guidance for "Entertainment & Meetings Venues - Indoor" and per Governor Walz’s Emergency Executive Order 21-11

We’re working closely with the Willmar Civic Center to ensure the health and safety of attendees, vendors, and staff. Please re-visit these procedures prior to attending as precautions are subject to change. Please see our precautions and requirements here: 

  • Masks are REQUIRED to attend this event
  • Vendors and staff working the event are REQUIRED to wear a mask
  • Physical distancing practices need to be followed according to CDC guidelines
  • Hand sanitizer will be available throughout the show floor
  • Eating and drinking will be allowed in designated seating areas. Eating or drinking will not be allowed on the show floor or while walking in the arena.
  • If you or anyone in your group is experiencing ANY COVID symptoms (fever, new loss of taste of smell, headache, sore throat, etc.) we ask that you do not attend in-person.
  • Maximum capacity of Willmar Civic Center – 650