The Chippewa Valley Parade of Homes takes place June 8th –15th. The hours of the Parade are Saturday & Sunday 10am to 5pm and Monday through Friday 5pm to 9pm. Remodel entries are only open June 8th and 9th.
Frequently Asked Questions
Get answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.
The paper maps of the Parade Homes will be available in the Home Inspirations Parade of Home magazine.
Tickets are $8 if purchased through June 7th or $10 after June 7th. Note: additional service fees will apply to tickets purchased online.
Tickets can be purchased at Royal Credit Union locations in Eau Claire, Chippewa Falls & Menomonie beginning May 15th. Tickets can also be purchased online by clicking the orange “Purchase Tickets” in the upper right hand corner of this page. Note: additional service fees will apply to tickets purchased online.
Children 12 and under are free. You will need to purchase a ticket for anyone 13 years of age and older.
You will either purchase a paper ticket or an online ticket. Online tickets you will need to print off or have ready on your phone for scanning. At each Parade Home our ticket workers will scan your ticket as you enter the house. You will be able to enter each house once.
- After purchasing tickets online, a confirmation email will be sent to the email address entered in when the purchase was made.
- Check the “junk mailbox” or “spam” if there is not a confirmation in the regular inbox.
- Bring your printed ticket or digital ticket (confirmation email) to each home you want to attend to redeem and check in at that home.
A few of the Parade Homes may still be available for purchase. If you’re interested in which homes are still available for purchase, call (715) 835-2526 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Most of the Parade Homes are custom built homes, however each year a few homes are built as spec homes for the Parade and are available for purchase.
The new Parade of Homes app can be downloaded from the App Store on Apple devices or from the Play Store on Android devices. Search for “Chippewa Valley Parade of Homes” in your devices’ app store.
The app will have an interactive map you can use to find each Parade Home! You can even customize your route. Plus there’s information about each home, including who performed what work in the home, and contact information for each of the builders and subcontractors.
Each Parade ticket will gain you entrance to each Parade Home one time. If you would like to visit Parade Homes a second time you will need to purchase an additional ticket. If you are interested in talking to a specific builder in more detail about a future project, you can contact the builder directly to set-up an appointment.
The Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association’s mission is to build a better area housing industry through promotion, advocacy and education. We are a membership-driven organization with over 370 members in the building, remodeling and related industries. We provide opportunities for members to grow and be successful in business and opportunities for the public to gain education and learn more about the housing industry. Our two signature events are the Parade of Homes and the Home & Garden Show.