A variety of area residences will be featured in The Swain School's 43rd annual Holiday House Tour Dec. 4 and 5.
Participants can enjoy the tour via a bus or luxury coach, or a self-guided, 'drive it yourself' option. The Holiday House Tour also includes the Swain Holiday Boutique as well as a pick-a-prize raffe, children's raffle and bake sale.
The "Snowflake Express" is a nighttime supper and bus tour Dec. 4. The serving of a light supper begins 4:30 p.m. at the Allentown school, 1100 S. 24th St., Allentown, and the buses depart 5:15 p.m. and 6:15 p.m. There is a cost.
There is also a "VIP" option for the Snowflake Express, which includes the light supper, luxury coach transportation, and a goody bag with snacks and drinks for an additional charge.
On Dec. 5, the houses are open for a self-guided tour between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Participants can also enjoy a luncheon at the school 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., served by Swain's Class of 2013 in formal attire.
The Swain Holiday Boutique will be open noon to 6:30 p.m. Dec. 4 and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 5 at the school. Over 40 high quality vendors will be on hand for shoppers; the Holiday Boutique is free and open to the public.