SPONSORED POST: The big day is
practically upon us HERE — The Wellesley Kitchen and Home Tour, hosted by the Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club, will take place on Saturday, May 6, 11am – 3pm. Tickets may be purchased in advance online for $45, or on the day of the tour at the tour homes for $55. All proceeds benefit local charities and scholarship programs.
The homes on the tour range from a custom-built showstopper to a modern rustic farmhouse, and can be toured at 14 Deerfield Rd.; 22 Dover Rd.; 10 Essex Rd.; 38 Suffolk Rd.; 90 Seaward Rd.; and 19 Wingate Rd.
Attendees will be offered a gourmet bite at each of the houses from local chefs, caterers and restaurants. On hand will be David’s Catering and Events; Yale Lighting + Appliance (there demonstration chef will be there); Alta Strada; The Local; Thirst Juice Co.; Tru Chocolate.
Vendors will also be on hand from the following boutiqes (Remember, Mother’s Day is on May 14): Sprig & Vine Oils and Vinears; Pam’s Pashminas; Tina Labadini Designs; Papers & Presents; The Pink Poppy; Fleuri Designs.
Here are some FAQs and their short answers. You can get more details, and buy tickets here.
I’ve bought my ticket. Where do I go on the day of the event?
Bring your ticket to any of the houses to start the tour.
I didn’t buy a ticket in advance but it’s the day of the event and I want to go! What do I do?
Go to any of the addresses listed above and buy a ticket at the door. The Tour accepts cash, check, or credit card.
Should I go to the houses in the order they’re listed?
No, you can start at any house and go in any order.
Can I keep my shoes on?
No. At each house, everyone takes off their shoes and puts booties on.
Can I touch? Can I photograph?
No touching please. And no photography.
Can I bring my infant in a carrier?
Sorry, no children under the age of 18 are allowed on the Tour.