Parade of Homes for Builders

  Houses are judged prior to the first open house weekend based on criteria such as quality workmanship, floor plan and curb appeal. Winners of the gold, silver and bronze are announced during the Parade at an evening awards gala. Special design features are also highlighted in parade homes.


The 51st Annual Parade of Homes, N.C.’s largest open house presented by the Home Builders Association of Raleigh–Wake County, will run on Oct. 1-2, 7-9, and 14-16, 2016 from 12-5 p.m.


Builders, view and download the 2016 Parade of Homes Call for Entries Packet


Wednesday, April 27, 2016 ___Early Entry  $1500

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 ___Regular Entry  $1750

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 ___Late Entry  $2200

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 ___ Just Gotta Be In the Parade  $2800 

This annual, free tour that is open to the public is the best way to view the newest homes and the newest communities throughout the Triangle.  

  Click here for additional information about the Parade of Homes

View the list of 2015 Parade of Homes Winners

View the list of 2014 Parade of Homes Winners

View the list of 2013 Parade of Homes Winners