2013 Ballard Classic Home Tour
Announcing Ballard Historical Society's 6th triennial Ballard Classic Home Tour.
This year's tour features vintage Ballard residences of unique character and modern livability. Built by skilled craftsmen, these modest homes exemplify lasting quality that continues to support generations of Ballard families. This event happens only once every three years and is not to be missed in 2013.
About the Tour
The Ballard Classic Home Tour is BHS' biggest fundraiser, which enables the organization to take part in community projects; present free informative lectures related to Ballard's History and maintain its archives.
WHEN: Sunday June 23rd, 2013
Tour runs: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
All tickets are will-call only. Tickets available for pick-up from 9:30 AM day of tour.
WHERE: Tour starts at Sunset Hill Community Clubhouse, 3003 N.W. 66th St., Ballard.
About the Ballard Historical Society
The Ballard Historical Society was formed in 1988 and is dedicated to the celebration and preservation of the unique history and culture of Ballard, WA. The society is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization that provides community and educational programs and maintains an extensive photo archive.
Ballard was a separate city until 1907, when it was annexed to Seattle. Ballard had its own city government, complete with City Hall and Mayor. Ballard Historical Society's photographic archives, with over 1000 images, document this interesting history.
Alternative Ticket Outlets
Tickets will also be available for purchase by cash and check at local Ballard businesses starting June 1st, 2013: REStore, Secret Garden Bookshop, Johnson & Johnson Antiques and Sunset Hill Green Market. . A limited number of tickets will be available day of the tour, June 23, at the Sunset Hill Community Clubhouse. Please note all tickets must be exchanged for the tour booklet on June 23 beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the Sunset Hill Community Clubhouse at 3003 N.W. 66th Street in Ballard.
It is a self-guided tour; no transportation is provided.
It is not wheelchair accessible; there will be stairs and uneven sidewalks.
Guests will kindly remove shoes before entering homes.
No children under the age of 12; babes in arms are allowed.
No food or drink.
No cameras or video equipment.
Only a limited number of people will be allowed in a house at a time.
Due to the location of a few of the homes, parking may be required some distance away.
Tour Starts at the Sunset Hill Community Clubhouse (3003 NW 66th Street Ballard) (View)
3003 NW 66th Street
Ballard, WA 98117
|Minimum Age: 13|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|