Southern Shows Home
Michigan International Women's Show
Suburban Collection Showplace
Novi, Michigan


See What Happened at the 2017 Michigan International Women's Show!

Keegan Allen

To avid fans of the Freeform hit television series, Pretty Little Liars, Keegan Allen is known as Toby Cavanaugh. Fans were left with burning questions about his fate after the mid-season finale of the final season and they continue with the series picking back up April 18th.

In addition to acting, Keegan has a passion for photography. Keegan was given his first camera at age 9, and began a lifelong study and pursuit of photography. is a selection of photographs taken since his childhood. “This book takes you on a photographic voyage through my life so far,” according to Keegan. It’s a photo journey through the life of an intensely creative soul whose expression finds various art forms. The book’s content resonates in the commonality we all share on our own journeys while unveiling an inside look into a world that very few experience. Keegan will be signing copies of the book during his meet and greet.

Laurie Hernandez

Olympic Gymnast, Laurie Hernandez, a Silver and Gold medal winner in Rio, will be appearing Friday, May 5 at 1pm on the Fashion Stage. Laurie, at just 16 years old, is known for her dazzling floor exercise routine, where she earned the nickname the "human emoji" for her outgoing facial expressions, grace and artistry. Since then she has created her own emoji line, won the “Mirror Ball” trophy on Dancing with the Stars, and released a new book, I Got This: To Gold and Beyond - all while still in school!

Sheena Monnin

Ever feel like life is running you down, or people are too hard to handle? At 27 years old, former Miss Pennsylvania USA Sheena Monnin faced a $10 million dollar lawsuit and over the course of three years she lost everything…but she made it through and life is better than ever! She used her experiences to write a book entitled Hands on the Wheel: Getting Control of Your Life. Sheena will be on the Spotlight Stage on Sunday at 1:30pm sharing how YOU can get control of your life in 5 easy steps! You don’t have to be a victim any longer. Whatever you are facing, you can overcome it!

Chef Art, Cooks Smart!

Chef Art Smith loves the idea of bringing people together through food. He is the executive chef and co-owner of Blue Door Kitchen and TavernArt and Soul, Southern Art and Bourbon Bar, LYFE Kitchen restaurants1500 South at the Naples Bay Resort and HomecomingFlorida Kitchen and Southern Shine at Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando. 

Smith has made regular television appearances on programs such as Iron Chef America, Top Chef Masters, The Today Show, Good Morning America, Nightline, Fox News, Extra, Entertainment Tonight, BBQ Pitmasters, The Talk, The Dr. Oz Show and The Oprah Winfrey Show.

Chef Art was sold on the smartbowl system from the minute he first saw it- he immediately understood the incredible technology that allows people to cook and enjoy simple, healthy and delicious food in just minutes. Smartbowl is his first product endorsement because he totally believes in the mission of inspiring busy people to eat better.

Come learn why Chef Art loves smartbowl on Saturday at 11:30am and 2:30pm or Sunday at 3:30pm on the Cooking Stage, delivered by Meijer + Shipt! Meet him and get an autograph at the smartbowl exhibit space (#244) where he'll be cooking up delicious samples on Saturday and Sunday!

Discount tickets available at Walgreens

Click here to find your local Walgreens
Our Sponsors