East End homes tour this weekend
— reported by KHOU CBS Channel 11(1)
The East End Historical District Association will have its 16th annual neighborhood homes tour, “A Victorian Christmas,” this weekend.
“The tour kind of sets off the Christmas season,” said Mike Gilbert, a former association president and the longtime chair of the event.
Horse-drawn carriages will carry visitors to each of four East End homes decorated for the Christmas season.
WHAT: East End Historical District Association homes tour.
WHEN: 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Friday.
WHERE: Four homes on the East End of Galveston Island and Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
TICKETS: A limited number of tickets, priced at $15, are available. They must be purchased in advance. Tickets will not be sold at the homes. Tickets are available only through The Grand 1894 Opera House by calling (409) 765-1894 or (800) 821-1894. The event has been sold out the last 15 years.
- KHOU CBS Channel 11 requires a registration, free.