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The Stetson Mansion - DeLand Local Holiday Home Tours The Stetson Mansion’s Holiday Home Tour DeLand November 15th – January 15th Daily Tours at 10:30 am, 1:30 pm & 5 pm The Stetson Mansion is a spectacular "Gilded Age" residence built in 1886 with all its original rich architectural details. It is a home and not a museum of any kind. Each year's decorations are always different. This year's theme honors the 200th anniversary of the song Silent Night. Designer decorations from around the world will adorn the Mansion. Visitors will be guided through the first and second floors of the home by a knowledgeable tour guide providing lively commentary as holiday music from the baby grand player piano wafts in the background. www.stetsonmansion.com/christmas-tours 2016 Holiday Tour of Historic DeLand Homes DeLand Saturday, December 10th and Sunday, December 11th, 12 pm – 5 pm University Terrace. DeLand’s first architect-designed subdivision. Preview tour: Friday, December 9th, 6PM Information: (386)740-6813 www.delandhouse.com IMAGES: Holiday Tour of Homes New Smyrna Beach Saturday, December 3, 9 am – 3 pm The IMAGES Tour of Homes presented five unique and interesting homes plus the Smyrna Yacht Clubs decorated for the holidays by area florists. It is the main fundraiser for IMAGES: A Festival of the Arts. Over 1,000 people attended the Tour in 2015, raising nearly $25,000 for prize monies for the Festival. The popular IMAGES Boutique featured the work of ACA Volunteer League members who worked countless hours to create unique items to sell at the Boutique. www.imagesartfestival.org/tour-of-homes Historic Canal Street Bed & Breakfast Tour New Smyrna Beach Sunday, December 18th, 2 pm – 4 pm This is a FREE, self-guided tour featuring 6 unique settings. The host B+B's are on both the mainland and beachside of New Smyrna Beach. Maps will be available at each location listed below, so visitors may choose their own journey from one to another. www.canalstreetnsb.com/cocevents 8 New Smyrna Magazine • November/December 16 10th Annual Holiday Tour of Homes Ormond Beach Saturday, December 10th, 10 am - 3 pm Several of Ormond’s most historic and beautiful homes will be featured during the 10th Annual Holiday Tour of Homes presented by the Ormond Beach Historical Society on Saturday, December 10. Tours begin at the Historic Anderson-Price Memorial Building, 42 North Beach Street where convenient shuttle buses will transport visitors to the homes. Homemade baked goods, sandwiches, holiday cheer, jewelry and other collectibles will be available for purchase. www.ormondhistory.org 28th Annual Holiday Tour of Homes Sanford Saturday, December 3, 11 am – 4 pm Proceeds from the tour support the mission, programs, and projects of the Sanford Historic Trust - a Sanford based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Discover enchanting homes and graceful churches decorated with holiday cheer on this self-guided driving tour. Carolers and live music will fill the air as you enjoy complimentary refreshments. www.sanfordhistorictrust.wildapricot.org/Holiday-Tour-of-Homes 23rd Annual Holiday Tour of Historic Inns St. Augustine Saturday and Sunday, December 10 & 11, 1 pm – 5 pm "Christmas Through the Years" is a two-day tour from 1- 5 p.m. each day featuring 24 inns throughout historic St. Augustine. Each day, 12 inns open their doors to display entertaining decorations and scenes based on Christmas carols, holiday pop tunes and other music of the season. Each inn is paired with a distinguished St. Augustine restaurant or other culinary partner offering savory nibbles, sweet treats and other refreshments. The self-guided tour is easily navigated on foot, but a special tour shuttle also will offer transportation along the route. www.staugustinebandbtour.com 48th Annual Christmas Tour of Homes St. Augustine Sunday, December 4, 12 pm – 5 pm The Christmas Tour of Homes is an annual tradition, hosted by The Garden Club of St. Augustine since 1968. This is a walking tour. The homes are located within the historic downtown area for those who enjoy a leisurely walk through the old streets. For those who have difficulty walking and need assistance we provide complimentary transportation on the Old Town Trolley. www.gardenclubofstaugustine.org/tourofhomes


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