Sponsored by St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church, the 58th annual Tour of Homes will showcase four homes on Friday, July 22. Transportation will be provided from the church beginning at 9 am until 3 pm with the houses open until 4 pm. Parking is available near the church in the deck at Wallingford Street, and on Laurel Lane next to the Blowing Rock Art and History Museum.
TOUR OF HOMES PATRON PARTY
DIRECTIONS TO BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAIN CLUB
Directions to Blue Ridge Mountain Club
~From Sales Office in downtown Blowing Rock, 1116 Main Street~
6.5 miles to BRMC
Turn LEFT onto Main Street (Hwy 321 Business) to Hwy 321,
go through 2 stop lights
Turn LEFT at the 3rd stop light onto Hwy 321 North
Travel 1.5 miles and exit right onto the Blue Ridge Parkway access
road and then turn LEFT going North on the Blue Ridge Parkway
Travel 3.6 miles on the Blue Ridge Parkway and turn RIGHT
onto Sampson Road
Travel 1.1 miles on Sampson road and turn LEFT onto State View Rd
Travel 0.3 mile on State View Road
Entrance to BRMC North Gate will be on your right
(9401 State view Rd. Boone NC)
*Guard House is staffed daily from 8am-6pm~828.265.5065
St. Mary of the Hills has a rich history of philanthropy. The Annual Tour of Homes is the primary fundraising project of the church. The majority of the proceeds from the tour are donated to charitable organizations in Blowing Rock and Boone.
The 2016 Tour of Homes will be on Friday, July 22. The tour will include four beautiful Laurel Park homes. Transportation will be provided. The houses are within a short distance of one another and are close to the church. Walking to the homes is an option for guests. The tour begins at 9:00, the last tickets will be sold at 3:00, and the houses close at 5:00.
Tickets may be purchased online, at the Chamber of Commerce, or in the church office. The ticket price is $30. A delicious lunch will be available in the parish hall. A limited number of lunches are available, so be sure to purchase your ticket early. On the church lawn will be tents that house the Bake Sale, Timeless Treasures, the Wall of Wine, and other surprises you won’t want to miss.
The Tour of Homes Patron Party will be held on July 7th at 6:00 pm at the Blue Ridge Mountain Club. Guests will enjoy a buffet dinner and dancing to the music of the Steve Franks and Swing Set. There will be a silent auction which will include an array of sought-after items. Shuttle buses will be available for guests from the church parking lot and BRAHM. The ticket price of $150 includes a ticket to the tour of homes. $125 of the purchase is a tax deductible contribution.