TheWake Forest Historic Preservation Commission(HPC) and the Wake Forest Woman’s Club will present thebiennial Wake Forest Christmas Historic Home Tour on Saturday, Dec. 1, from 1-7 p.m. – rain or shine.
Offered only ineven-numbered years, the Christmas Historic Home Tour is a self-guided tour featuring several Wake Forest homes and other properties decorated for the holidays andopen for viewing. This year’s event will also offer wonderful Christmas music and more.
Advance tickets are on sale for $20 (price includes tax) and going fast. Tickets may be purchased online with a credit card at www.wakeforestnc.gov/christmashometour.aspx, at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St., and Wake Forest Town Hall, 301 S. Brooks St.
Tickets can also be purchased with cash or check only at the following area locations:
Arrow Tree Boutique, 415 S. Brooks St.
North Carolina General Store, 150 S. White St.
Page 158 Books, 415 S. Brooks St.
The Cotton Company, 306 S. White St.
Village Pharmacy of Wake Forest, 900 S. Franklin St.
Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce, 350 S. White St.
Wake Forest Historical Museum, 414 N. Main St.
Wake Forest Coffee Co., 156 S. White St.
Tickets are limited to a total of 2,000 to ensure the best possible experience for everyone and will not be available for purchase on the day of the tour. Well-mannered children under the age of 12 will be admitted free.
Android and iPhone users can have a handy pocket guide to this year’s Christmas Historic Home Tour in the palm of their hands by downloading the Town of Wake Forest app and using the app’s “Christmas Historic Home Tour” function. Designed to provide smart phone users with useful information about this year’s tour, the function offers instant access to contact and ticket information, as well as tour directions and news.
IPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Android users can download the Town’s free app by searchingfor “Town of Wake Forest” on iTunes, in the iPhone app store, orin Google Play or by scanning the appropriate QR code provided atwww.wakeforestnc.gov/app.aspx.
Wake Forest is also offering email updates about this year’s tour through E-Notifier, the Town’s free email subscription service. Anyone interested in receiving announcements about the tour can sign up for free at www.wakeforestnc.gov/enotifier.aspx.
For more information about this year’s Christmas Historic Home Tour, visit www.wakeforestnc.gov/christmashometour.aspx or contact Senior Planner Michelle Michael at 919-435-9516 or firstname.lastname@example.org.