VM Ybor Home Tour

This “not so typical” home tour features the eclectic, diverse and historic V.M. Ybor community. The tour includes at least 8 unique properties. It will be sure to please local Tampa residents, historians, and visitors alike! ​

V.M. Ybor is an historic gem, tucked just north of Ybor City and minutes from downtown Tampa.​

October 29th, 2017 from 12noon – 4pm.

The self guided tour begins from Cuscaden Pool located at 2800 N. 15th Street (just north of Columbus Drive). Guests will receive their wristband, neighborhood maps, and booklet on each of the featured properties.

VM Ybor Historic Home Tour 2017

On Sunday, October 29 from 12noon – 4pm, the V.M. Ybor Neighborhood Association will host its Seventh Home Tour.  The V.M. Ybor neighborhood was named for Vicente Martinez Ybor, the Spanish founder of Ybor City’s Cigar Industry. A true gem tucked just north of Ybor City and minutes from downtown Tampa.

This “not so typical” home tour features the eclectic, diverse and historic V.M. Ybor community.  The event features 8 unique homes, Cuscaden Pool, and a mural-filled Service Station turned live-work space.  While many homes have been restored or remodeled, they all still contain original elements that characterize the community. The self-guided tour will begin from Cuscaden Pool (2900 N. 15th Street), where guests will receive neighborhood maps and information on each of the featured properties.

QUICK FACTS

When: Sunday, October 29th 2017, 12noon to 4:00pm

Where: Self-guided tour starts at Cuscaden Pool Building – 2900 N. 15th Street and  includes the entire V.M. Ybor neighborhood

Tickets: $10.00 per person in advance (online at www.vmyborhometour.com

$15.00 day of event

All proceeds to benefit the VM Ybor Neighborhood Association.

Information: www.vmyborhometour.com or call Kim Headland (813) 263-7388

Historic Hyde Park Home Tour 2016

HHPNAlogoHistoric Hyde Park opens its doors for it’s Fourteenth Annual Home Tour on Saturday, March 5, 2016. Come see why our neighborhood is “The Pearl of Tampa Bay”.  Sponsored by the Historic Hyde Park Neighborhood Association (HHPNA), the tour will feature private homes in the neighborhood.  They will be showcasing both new construction and original homes that have been carefully restored throughout the past century.

March 5 @ 9:00 am4:00 pm

Kate Jackson Community Center,

821 S. Rome Avenue
Tampa, FL 33606
 
Info at: http://www.historichydeparktampa.com/2016-historical-hyde-parkneighborhood-home-tour/

Tampa Heights Historic Home Tour 2016

The 14th Annual Tour of Homes takes place in Tampa Heights on Sunday, February 28, 2016.  Advanced tickets are only $8 and $10 at the door. The tour kicks off at the Community Center where you pick up your ticket (wristband or handstamp) and map/brochure. There will be 7 homes and the historic Rialto Theatre open for the day. The 9th stop is Hidden Springs Ale Works and they are giving a $1 OFF beers to any tour goer! Just show your tickets!

February 28 @ 12:00 pm5:00 pm

TH Community Center,

2005 N. Lamar Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602 

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VM Ybor Historic Home Tour 2015

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On Sunday, October 25th from 12 noon – 4 pm, the V.M. Ybor Neighborhood Association will host its Sixth Annual Home Tour. The V.M. Ybor neighborhood was named for Vicente Martinez Ybor, the Spanish founder of Ybor City’s Cigar Industry. A true gem tucked just north of Ybor City and minutes from downtown Tampa.

This “not so typical” home tour features the eclectic, diverse and historic V.M. Ybor community. With 8 unique homes, Ybor’s last operating cigar factory, and a 200 square foot “tiny house”, the tour will be sure to please local Tampa residents, historians, and visitors alike. While many homes have been restored or remodeled, they all still contain original elements that characterize our unique community. The self-guided tour will begin from the J.C. Newman Cigar Factory (2701 N. 16th Street), where guests will receive neighborhood maps and information on each of the featured properties.

As a Bonus

Attendees will be able to learn about wood window repair directly from master craftsman Steve Quillian, owner of Wood Window Makeover. He will be demonstrating key steps to rehabilitating wood windows at one of the featured homes. Steve is a recognized expert and master craftsman, completing preservation projects as far west as Texas and as far north as Kentucky.

QUICK FACTS

When:  Sunday, October 25th 2015 12noon to 4:00pm

Where:  Self-guided tour starts at the J.C. Newman Cigar Factory – 2701 N. 16th Street and includes the entire V.M. Ybor neighborhood

Tickets:  $10.00 per person in advance (online at www.vmyborhometour.com ); $15.00 day of event

Information: www.vmyborhometour.com or call Kim Headland (813) 263-7388

All proceeds to benefit the VM Ybor Neighborhood Association.

Historic Hyde Park Home Tour

The 13th annual Historic Hyde Park Home Tour takes place this year on February 28 from 9:30 to 3:00 pm. Registration will be at the Kate Jackson Community Center. The tour will showcase private homes in the neighborhood – both new homes and historic homes that have been restored. As usual, there will also be goodies available along the walking route. Advance tickets are $20 and available online at ehydepark.org, as well as at all Florida Executive Realty offices, West Elm in Hyde Park Village, or new location of Ashworth Artisan Chocolates at 212 E. Cass in downtown. For more info go to: http://www.historichydeparktampa.com/

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