The Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead’s Spring Parade of Homes, sponsored by Marvin Windows & Doors and First International Bank & Trust, features 91 homes over three weekends: April 22-23, 28-30 and May 5-7. Hours are 4 – 8 p.m. Friday and noon – 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. It will showcase newly constructed homes by 47 local builders.
Admission is free except for the luxurious featured homes outlined below. The event will be a scattered-site tour of homes throughout Dilworth, Fargo, Gardner, Horace, Moorhead and West Fargo. Homes will cover all price ranges, including options for those age 55 and better, first-time buyers, families looking to expand and those wanting to downsize.
Parade of Homes magazines detailing each home entry will be available at all Hornbacher’s stores April 17. The magazine is a full-color publication with a half page dedicated to each home entry. It includes a detailed pull-out map to each Parade entry, as well as a condensed listing of all homes entered in the event sorted by price and builder. An insert with home listings will be included in The Forum April 16.
Ticketing, website, mobile app
Parade attendees should purchase their $5 luxurious featured home tickets or register for their free general admission ticket online at www.paradefm.com, or through the mobile app. By using these digital tools, you can browse information on each home, see the maps and plan your route, plus see additional information and photos not included in the magazine.
Admission is free to tour the majority of our homes (luxurious featured homes will cost $5). Simply register to attend the event and print out your ticket with a QR code, or have it available on your mobile device, when you enter the homes. A ticket is encouraged but not required to view the free homes.
Luxurious featured homes
Each year, HBA members volunteer Parade of Homes entries priced $750,000 and higher to be “featured” homes in a fundraising effort to support their industry, Association and charity. Look for more details in the event magazine, mobile app or at www.paradefm.com. The cost is $5 to tour this year’s four luxurious featured homes by Carpenter Homes, Designer Homes of Fargo-Moorhead, Fargo Modern Homes and Heritage Homes. Money raised goes to Home Builders Care of Fargo-Moorhead Foundation, the HBA’s charitable foundation. It supports skill training, education and projects related to the housing industry.
Call the HBA of F-M at (701) 232-5846 or visit www.paradefm.com for more information on this event.