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Find inspiration for your holiday celebrations while experiencing the rich architectural heritage of Chestnut Hill
Philadelphia’s longest running holiday tour! The Holiday season is a time to relive cherished traditions, and for Chestnut Hill, there is no better tradition than spending a day enjoying the Christmas Holiday House tour. Our annual tour features the area’s loveliest historic homes decorated inside and out for the holidays. In recent years the tour included a charming cottage, a stately stone colonial, a three story Italianate Victorian, a second empire twin, and a Norman country house. Attendees have the option of riding our event trolley from stop to stop or visiting at their own pace in this self-guided tour. The tour is popular with both visitors and residents of Chestnut Hill, who come every year to discover a variety of dramatic homes while experiencing our neighborhood’s rich architectural heritage. This event is a major fundraiser for the Chestnut Hill Community Association and helps us provide services to our community throughout the year.
Typically held the first Saturday in December
This is an all weather event.
JOIN the CHCA or RENEW your MEMBERSHIP
Make it a Day in Chestnut Hill!
Our tour includes a trolley ride around historic Chestnut Hill, music, and treats. Many restaurants and shops are offering discounts to tour attendees, and our trolley will bring you right to Germantown Avenue for shopping and strolling.
A Fundraiser for CHCA
This fundraising event supports the Chestnut Hill Community Association, A non-profit community organization dedicated to improving the quality of life and encouraging a sense of community in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia. Some of our efforts include supporting neighbors and businesses in development efforts as a Registered Community Organization with the City. Annual community activities include the Pastorius Park Summer Concerts, the Holiday Parade, Chestnut Hill Circle of Trees, and Friday Summer Movies Under the Stars.
Become a Sponsor or Advertiser
Holiday House Tour Philadelphia’s longest running holiday tour, with over 800 attendees.
Main Sponsor Level includes
Thank you with logo included on event postcard mailed to previous event attendees and also inserted into 4,000 Chestnut Hill Local newspapers • 500 postcards distributed throughout Chestnut Hill in shops and restaurants • Full color, full page ad placed on inside front cover or back cover of professionally printed program booklet distributed to attendees • Logo on Holiday House Tour banner on Jenks Academy for the Arts and Science’s fence for 4 weeks • Logo on 100+ Holiday House Tour posters distributed to stores and businesses throughout Chestnut Hill and nearby neighborhoods • Logo on all house signs on the day of event • 8 tickets to attend the Holiday House Tour • Sponsor logo in print ads in the Chestnut Hill Local • Sponsor logo or name in event email blasts sent to 2,400 on CHCA’s email list with link to sponsor’s website • Social media shout out: thank you to sponsor on our Facebook page and Twitter feed • Website: thank you to sponsors with link on CHCA’s website homepage
Trolley Sponsor Level includes
Banner with logo and message on one side of trolley; will be seen throughout Chestnut Hill • 4 tickets to Holiday House Tour • Sponsor logo in print ads in the Chestnut Hill Local • Sponsor Board: thank you with logo on our Holiday House Tour 18 x 24 sign displayed at each registration site on the day of tour • Sponsor logo or name in event email blasts sent to 2,400 on CHCA’s email list with link to sponsor’s website • Social media shout out: thank you to sponsor on our Facebook page and Twitter feed • Website: thank you to sponsors with link on CHCA’s website homepage
House Sponsor Level includes
Logo on individual house sign on day of event • Sponsor logo in print ads in the Chestnut Hill Local • Sponsor logo in social media, website blasts, and website • Sponsor Board: thank you with logo on our Holiday House Tour 18 x 24 sign displayed at each registration site on the day of tour
Program Booklet Advertising
We are offering full page, half page and business card size ads in our professionally printed 40-page Holiday House Tour booklet at an additional cost.
Print Ads in Holiday House Tour booklet at an additional cost
To discuss or secure any level of sponsorship contact Anne McNiff, CHCA Executive Director 215-248-8811, firstname.lastname@example.org.