Six Amazing Tour Homes, One Festive Day!
Six Festively Decorated Homes
The 14th annual Sugar Plum Tour of Gracious Holiday Homes was held on Sunday, December 6, 2015 from 1:00 - 5:00 PM.
Tour goers again enjoyed a self guided, afternoon tour of 6 outstanding Akron area homes each meticulously and festively decorated for the holidays.
$25 General Tour Goers checked in from 12:30-2:30 PM at Angel Falls Coffee Co. , 792 W. Market St. Akron, 44303 to pick up admission passes and tour guides with maps.
Sponsors & Patrons checked in from 12:30-2:30 PM at The West Side Bakery, 2303 W. Market St. Akron, 44313 to pick up admission passes, tour guides with maps & Zeber-Martel Holiday ornaments.
NOTE: We will be posting candid photos of this year's pre-tour events as well as photos of this year's tour and patron party to our website gallery immediately following each event. Please be aware that your photo may be taken as you join us for the festivities at any of the tour locations. We sincerely hope you will have a wonderful time!
Exclusive Patron Party
Sponsors and Patrons enjoyed Sugar Plum's "after party" following the tour at a 7th exclusive, private home. Our gracious patron party hosts typically allow up to 250 guests into their home from 5:30-8:30 PM to join in the fun. Due to the limited number of guests, to ensure your reservation, please consider a sponsorship of this year's tour at the level which is most comfortable for you.
Guests enjoyed the patron party's Silent Auction of exciting and unique items. The items in THIS silent auction have been exclusively selected for the patron party.
A sample of the Patron Party Auction items include:
- An extravagant "Spirits" Basket
- Historical Akron B&B Overnight Stay for 2
- Custom Clay Art Elf (Life Size)
- Quailcrest Farms Handmade Table Centerpiece with Candle
- "Stop the Presses" West Point Market Gift Basket
- "Tea For Two" West Point Market Gift Basket
- Tiffany Style Lamp
- Holiday Bubbles Galore - Case of Fine Champagne
- Laurice Skin Care Gift Certificate
- Beautiful, Lighted Holiday Wreath Handmade by Lisa Graf of Graf Growers
Moe's catering is the Sugar Plum Tour's official caterer of choice and we are pleased that she catered this year's patron party once again. She has catered this exclusive post tour event for many years and knows what our discerning sponsors and patrons have come to expect. She will provide an array of delicious foods, desserts and beverages, including a signature holiday cocktail that shouldn't be missed! Valet parking will be provided for your convenience.
Everyone will have time to preview and bid on a wide variety of silent auction items while catching up with old friends and sampling Moe's delectable creations. Enjoy!
2016 Tour Planning
Planning has already started for the 2016 Tour. More information to come in the months ahead!!