September 2-17, 2017
Mon - Sat: 11am - 7pm
Sun: 11am - 5pm
(no entry one hour prior to close)
Yes, the Parade of Homes will be open on Labor Day
General Admission: $15
We gladly accept Visa, MasterCard and American Express with photo ID and cash. No checks.
Children 12 and under are free.
Military Discount: $2 off regularly priced admission for active/retired military personnel, by showing ID, and their party. (not valid with any other coupons/discounts)
Online Discount tickets will be available.
When You Go:
Wear comfortable shoes. The homes will have 2-3 finished levels, plus the exteriors. The tour will take you between 2 and 3 hours and includes a lot of walking.
Bring your camera. You are welcome to take pictures of the homes as you tour.
Plan for the weather. The Parade is open rain or shine, so make sure you bring rain gear or sunscreen. In instances of extreme weather/storms, the Parade may close temporarily and guests will be asked to stay in the homes for their safety. Information will be posted on this website and the Parade social media channels.
Wagons and Strollers. Both are allowed at the Parade, but are not allowed in the houses. Please leave them in the driveways while you visit each house.
Food/Beverages. You are allowed to bring snacks and beverages with you to the Parade. No outside alcohol may be brought in. Please visit Schmidt's at the concession area for food and beverages.
Re-entry. You may exit and re-enter the Parade of Homes in the same day, just be sure to pick-up a wristband on your way out from the kiosk in the entry/exit tent. If you do not get a wristband prior to exiting, you will not be permitted back into the Parade without purchasing a ticket.
Pets. With the exception of service animals, pets are not allowed to attend the Parade. We do not offer a kennel service and we do not recommend leaving animals in your car while you visit.
If you have any questions during your visit please feel free to ask any Event Team member.
Cheshire Woods is located just 10 minutes north of the Polaris/I-71 interchange. Follow I-71 North to US-36/OH-37 (exit 131). At the exit ramp, turn right (East) onto US-36/OH-37. Turn right (South) at the second traffic light (S. Galena Road). Travel on S. Galena Road for approximately 1.3 miles. At the first stop sign, turn right (West) on Cheshire Road for approximately .75 mile. The Parade of Homes site will be on your left (watch for signs).
FOR GPS DEVICES
Because this is a new phase of the development, the address for the Parade of Homes may not register on your GPS device. However a local business address across from the Parade entrance is 7273 Cheshire Road, Galena, OH 43021.