F.Q. Story Home Tour 2015 Details
About the Event: The FQ Story Home Tour is the only holiday historic home tour in Phoenix and is the last historic home tour of the season. This year it will feature as many as 10 superb examples of Tudor, Spanish Revival, Bungalow and English Cottage homes dating from the early 1920’s.
The FQ Story Home Tour is a two-day event. On Saturday night, December 5th from 6-9 pm, the neighborhood opens itself to the public for an evening of Dickens’ Carolers and luminaria-lined roads and a dozen or so remarkable homes from the early 1900’s.
The more traditional historic home tour is held Sunday December 6th. Beginning at 11:00 am, the public can enjoy a day viewing fascinating period revival homes, holiday shopping and food at the street fair marketplace, and of course, an abundance of fun. NOTE: You can read more about the history and homes of FQ Story Historic District here.
Location: The tour will take place from 7th Ave. to 15th Ave. on West Portland & West Roosevelt, along with the 1100 – 1300 block of West Latham (2 blocks south of I-10) in Central Phoenix.
- Saturday, December 5th from 6:00 to 9:00 pm
- Sunday, December 6th from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Ticket Information: Tickets can be purchased the day/night of the event or online beginning October 1st. The price is $15.00 or you can donate a non-perishable food item and save a buck while helping feed someone during the holidays. The ticket booth will be located at 11th Ave and Portland (1 block North of Roosevelt).
Important note: Tickets are required to go inside the homes, but not to enjoy the street festival.
Parking will be in the neighborhood. Please be respectful of the neighborhood and people’s driveways.
Getting Around the FQ Story Home Tour: The FQ Story Home Tour 2015 is mostly a walking tour. They will have a trolley moving through the neighborhood too. Reminder: You will need to have a ticket to get inside the homes and gardens.
FQ Story Home Tour FAQ’s: The neighborhood has a great website that has answers to many of the questions you might have.
We hope to see you at the 31st annual FQ Story Home Tour 2015.
The Caniglia Group at Realty Executives
This article is specific to the FQ Story Home Tour 2015 being held on December 5th & 6th 2015.