UTICA- The Rome Home Expo highlights businesses throughout the area.
Dozens of businesses gathered at the J.F. Kennedy Arena in Rome to show of their products to interested locals.
There were experts in gardening, basement waterproofing, and drones ready to answer any questions anyone had.
Officials with the Rome Chamber of Commerce said the expo is a good opportunity for people to learn about what's available to them.
"Our job with the chamber is to facilitate and grow business in the area and this is a good way to highlight them," said Wes Cupp with the Rome Area Chamber of Commerce. "It's also a good way to get them to the customers all in one location so they can sell their goods."
The expo will continue Sunday, April 28 from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.