You can tour 12 spectacular new homes that showcase the latest-and-greatest in design, products, décor, technology and landscaping. Whether it’s the paint colors, cabinet options, extras in the owner’s retreat or many more elements both inside and out – the Parade displays a multitude of ideas that are sure to inspire.
July 19 - August 3, 2014 • rain or shine
Monday – Saturday: Noon – 9 p.m.
Sunday: Noon – 6 p.m.
No entry one hour prior to Parade close.
Trail's End developed by The Edwards Land Company
Tickets will be available online and at the Parade of Homes Ticket Booth. We gladly accept Visa, MasterCard and American Express with photo ID.
General Admission: $15 - Children 12 and under are free.
Discount Coupons: $2-off coupons are available at Central Ohio Hyundai dealers.
AAA Member Discount: Show your AAA card at the Ticket Booth and receive $3-off admission for each person in your party.
Current military personnel and veterans: Show your military ID at the Ticket Booth and receive $3-off your admission.
Parking: $2 per car. Cash only.
Schmidt's Sausage Haus
Featuring Bahama Mama's, Bratwurst and Cream Puffs
When You Go:
Wear comfortable shoes. The 12 homes home are located on a hill and each one has 2-3 finished levels, plus the exteriors. The tour will take you between 2 and 4 hours and includes a lot of walking.
Bring your camera. You are welcome to take pictures of the homes as you tour. And don't forget to download the Parade of Homes mobile app so you can keep all of you new ideas in one place.
Plan for the weather. The Parade is open rain or shine, so make sure you bring rain gear or sunscreen.
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 the Schmidt's 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 receive a wristband on your way out. If you do not receive a wristband you will not be permitted back into the Parade.
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.
GPS Coordinates to Entrance:
Directions to 2014 BIA Parade of Homes
FROM THE EAST: Follow 270 North/West to SR 315 (Exit 22) and go North. SR 315/Olentangy River Road will become a two-lane road heading North. Continue approximately 6 miles. The Parade entrance will be on the left before reaching Home Road.
FROM THE WEST: Follow 270 North/East to SR 315 North (Exit 22B). SR 315/Olentangy River Road will become a two-lane road heading North. Continue approximately 6 miles. The Parade entrance will be on the left before reaching Home Road.
FROM THE NORTH: Take SR 23 South. Turn right (West) on to Home Road. Continue on Home Road approximately 1.3 miles until you reach SR 315/Olentangy River Road. Turn left and the Parade entrance will be on the right.
FROM THE SOUTH: Take SR 315 North. Once you pass under 270, SR 315/Olentangy River Road will become a two-lane road. Continue approximately 6 miles. The Parade entrance will be on the left before reaching Home Road.