What Is The Parade Of Homes?

It is a collective effort by Tampa Bay area builders to familiarize the community on the unique features of developments, builders and model homes.

Take this exclusive opportunity to find new ideas, floorplans and features. Everyone is invited to visit model homes in person during the expanded model hours. Custom builders offer online tours to preview the homes. And some builders offer both!

Things you should know:

  • There is absolutely no cost; explore online and visit the 92 model homes FREE!
  • The official Parade dates and times for model homes are:

Parade Dates: April 1 – 30, 2017
Parade Hours: Monday – Saturday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM, Sunday: 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Please note: Custom Homes do not have open house hours

  • Check the map and directions before heading out. Newer communities may not be on all online map websites.
  • Use the Search Page to find exactly what you are looking for!
  • Guide Maps can be found at any Famous Tate Appliance location and Online – CLICK HERE

5 Reasons why YOU should “Parade”

  1. You can quickly tour a showcase of homes and get great new ideas at all price points – new design, styles, and layouts
  2. All the builders are waiting for you! Each builder offers their own exclusive perspective on architecture, design, and trends. Explore both online and in person!
  3. There is NO COST! It’s FREE to familiarize yourself with 39 builders and 90+ homes
  4. Extended model home hours allow for greater flexibility! No appointment needed
  5. Acquaint yourself with the unique communities, areas, and regions Tampa Bay has to offer. The Tampa area is one of the fasting growing regions in the country. Whether you are new or old, there is always more to explore!