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Sunday, December 8, 2013

VWB Holiday House Tour today

'Old-Fashioned Christmas' House Tour today.

The Van Wyck Brooks Historic District's 'Old-Fashioned Christmas' house tour is today from Noon to 6:00 PM.

A perennial favorite, drawing thousands to visit Plainfield's largest collection of historic homes, this year's tour features a variety of architectural styles -- Queen Anne, Shingle, Colonial Revival, and Georgian -- lavishly decorated for the holidays.

Special treats include a period costume collection, an 'Old Hollywood' vintge collection and antique furnishings.

Day-of-tour tickets are on sale at the 'Ticket House', 935 Central Avenue for $35 per person, cash or check only. Ticket sales stop at 4:30 PM to allow ample time to complete the tour.

More information at the Van Wyck Brooks Historic District website (

    -- Dan Damon [follow]

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