Vermilion is famous for its beautiful and unique homes along the lake and river, historic neighborhoods and hidden gems tucked here and there. This year, select Vermilion home owners open their doors and invite visitors in to admire, share decorating ideas and inspire creativity. Included in the tour is a peek at the evolving Vermilion Opera House, a historic gem located in the heart of Vermilion. There's also a look inside at The Jailhouse Bed & Breakfast, a unique and totally memorable overnight stay in historic Harbortown. You'll also be able to tour the Compass Rose, an antique touring boat, newly renovated and ready to invite guests aboard.
The tour begins at Tiffany's Flowers at Old Town Hall, 736 Main Street where there will be morning and afternoon refreshments including gourmet teas and coffee. Raffle tickets for lovely selection of custom-designed gift baskets will also be on sale.
Home Tour Tickets are $25 per person.
Don't miss your chance to win the delightful "Retired Captain's Shack," a beautifully crafted and fully decorated doll house on display now at Main Street Vermilion. Tickets are $5 each or 5 for $20.
Please note: Reaching the Opera House requires navigating 2 flights of stairs. Part of this tour calls for boarding a boat from a dock. You may elect to skip these tours.