Homes for the Holidays

12/02/2012 - 2:00pm - 6:00pm



COLUMBIA, SC -- On December 2, 2012, residents of the Shandon and Hollywood-Rose Hill neighborhoods will welcome visitors to the annual Homes for the Holidays Tour.  This event, held in some of Columbia’s most historic neighborhoods, will feature several unique homes decorated for the Holidays. 


The tour will take place from 2 pm until 6 pm on Sunday, Dec. 2nd.  Advance tickets are $15 and will be available beginning Monday, November 21, 2012 at Piggly Wiggly on Devine Street, Piggly Wiggly on Forest Drive, Revente, Edwin Watts Golf on Harbison Boulevard, Just the Thing, and Gibsons on Devine.  Tickets are also available through www.ticketleap.com (web purchasers will be charged a $2.00 surcharge).  Admission the day of the tour is $20 payable at A.C. Moore Elementary School.  The following homes will be part of this year’s tour:



120 Edisto Avenue

3115 Duncan Street

1719 Maplewood Avenue

2225 Terrace Way

1817 Heyward Street

413 Saluda Avenue


Also, the Tour will feature the Doors of Sims Alley, where visitors will be entertained by the Hand Middle School Orchestra, and St. John’s Episcopal Church, at 2827 Wheat Street, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary.  Earth Fare and some of Columbia’s favorite restaurants will be providing samples of their finest selections at Sims Alley and several of the homes on the tour.


Proceeds from the tour, which is sponsored by the Shandon Neighborhood Council and the Hollywood-Rose Hill Neighborhood Association, will benefit the neighborhoods’ four schools, A.C. Moore Elementary, Rosewood Elementary, Hand Middle School, and Dreher High School, as well as other neighborhood projects. 


For more information, please contact Margaret McGee at 803-354-4909 or mmcgee@popezeigler.com, or please visit Homes for the Holidays Tour on Facebook.