Frequently Asked Questions

Q: When is the Willo Historic Home Tour and Street Fair?
A: Sunday, February 9th, 2014

Q: What is Willo Home Tour?
A: It is a self-guided tour of approximately one dozen historic homes and a historic firehouse.

Q: What does self-guided mean?
A: You will be given a map showing where the homes are located. You can see them in any order you like. When you are inside the homes, homeowners may be available to answer questions but there is not a guided tour.

Q: What is available at the Street Fair?
A: Vendors line the streets of Monte Vista and Holly selling food, arts and crafts, clothing and jewelry. There is usually a band playing from noon until 4pm.

Q: Where should I park?
A: Free parking is available at 2020 North Central in the Arizona Central Credit Union garage. With street closures and pedestrian traffic, parking in the garage is recommended.

Q: How much walking is involved?
A: From the parking garage at 2020 North Central it is about a two-block walk to the ticket area. Once you have paid for your tour and received your wristband you can walk to the various houses. There are also trolleys which make multiple stops throughout the neighborhood, several located directly in front of the tour homes.



Q: Where is the ticket area?
A: Tickets sales and Will Call are located at the intersection of 3rd Avenue and Monte Vista.

Q: How much are tickets?
A: 2014 ticket prices to be announced at a later date.

Q: If I buy online how do I get my tickets?
A: Will call opens at 9am on Sunday morning. Bring a Photo ID and you will be given a wristband and a brochure with a map and information about each home on tour.

Q: Is photography allowed in the homes?
A: No still or video photography is permitted in the homes.

Directions

From I-10 take 7th Ave north to McDowell Road. Head east bound on McDowell Road to Central Ave. From Central Ave head north to parking garage located at Arizona Central Credit Union located at 2020 North Central.

Click here to view a map of the area

If you have question's about this years 2014 Willo Home Tour please contact our information officer at willotour@willohistoricdistrict.com