2014 Christmas Historic Home Tour
Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014
1 – 7 pm
Stroll down the street;
Listen to holiday music;
Ride a horse and buggy;
Visit a decorated home; and
Imagine what it must have been like,
At Christmastime, in years gone by.
The Wake Forest Historic Preservation Commission and the Wake Forest Woman's Club will present their biennial Christmas Historic Home Tour on Saturday, Dec. 6, from 1-7 p.m. Approximately 10 homes and other buildings decorated for the holidays will be open for viewing on this self-guided tour.
On even-numbered years, the Wake Forest Historic Preservation Commission and the Wake Forest Woman’s Club present the Christmas Historic Home Tour.
This year’s tour may be the best ever featuring approximately 10 historic homes, wonderful Christmas music and decorations, horse-drawn carriage rides, pedicab rides and more!
- Advance Tickets - $16 (price includes tax)
- Day of Tour - $22 (price includes tax)
- Well-mannered children under 12 - Free
Beginning Tuesday, Oct. 21, advance tickets will be available online and at the following area locations:
- The Cotton Company, 306 S. White St.
- For Old Times Sake Antiques, 223 S. White St.
- NC Specialty Shop, 150 S. White St.
- Olde English Tea Room, 219 S. White St.
- Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce, 305 S. White St.
- Wake Forest Coffee Company, 156 S. White St.
- Wake Forest Historical Museum, 414 N. Main St.
- Wake Forest Town Hall, 305 S. Brooks St.
Downtown Holiday Open House
While you're here, be sure to maximize your Wake Forest experience by visiting our downtown during the day-long Downtown Holiday Open House. Free and open to the public, this special event promises a hearty dose of holiday cheer featuring special offers and complimentary refreshments at participating shops and restaurants, performances by area school and dance groups, horse-drawn carriage rides and a variety of other fun-filled activities for children and adults.
Christmas Historic Home Tour App
Complete information about this year's Christmas Historic Home Tour will be provided through the "Christmas Historic Home Tour" function on the Town of Wake Forest app. Download the app for instant access to details about tour, including ticket information, directions, entertainment, and more! IPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Android users can download the app by searching for “Town of Wake Forest" on iTunes, in the iPhone app store, or in Google Play or by scanning the appropriate QR code provided at www.wakeforestnc.gov/app.aspx.