The 22nd Annual Homes for the Holidays Tour

Friday Candlelight Tour, November 17, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Saturday Tour, November 18, 11 am – 3 pm

Sunday Tour, November 19, 11 am– 3 pm

Come experience the ultimate in Holiday Design Inspiration!

Join us for the 22nd Beaufort Homes for the Holidays annual event featuring an easy walking tour of 6 incredible homes located in the Village of Distant Island, one of the premier waterfront communities in the Beaufort area. These stunning homes feature luxury coastal living at its finest. They will be professionally decorated for the holidays by local interior designers and talented artists. You will discover new and innovative ways of creating your own Holiday Magic!

Champagne, Hors d’oeuvres & Silent Auction – Friday event only!

Enjoy champagne and hors d’oeuvres while viewing several silent auction items including a “Porch Party” at the Tidalholm, wine and cheese for 20.

Home Designers

Our featured designers for 2023 include Sweet Bay-Maggie Engstrom, Tidal Creek Haven-Gillian Csernica and Courtney Tangelos, Marshview Mercantile-Jennifer Hagenbuch, Nuances-Laurie Thompson & Anna Kocuba, The Social Betty – Maleia Everidge, Louise Mercer & Kelsey Bacon. Cristina Swinney Garrison – Owner. Dataw Island Garden Club – Cindy Hooper

Ticket Information

Tour Tickets Candlelight Tour – $100 Must be purchased online in advance. (Only 200 available)
Saturday/Sunday Tour – $55 in advance $60 the day of the tour
Online tickets available starting in September.
Tickets will be available starting in October at area businesses (cash or checks only) including The Chocolate Tree, Sweet Bay, Tidal Creek Haven, The Kitchen, Dataw Island Pro Shop, Markel’s (Bluffton), and Saint Peter’s Catholic Church office, 70 Lady’s Island Drive.
Saturday & Sunday tickets may also be purchased on the days of the tour at will call located at Beaufort High School (tour parking/shuttle stop), 84 Sea Island Parkway, Lady’s Island, SC
For more information call 843-522-6503


Saturday & Sunday – Parking is only available at Beaufort High School, 84 Sea Island Parkway, Lady’s Island, SC. Shuttle buses will be provided. Buses will run every 10 minutes. There will be no parking on Distant Island. Restrooms will be available at both Beaufort High School & Distant Island.

Friday Candlelight Tour – VIP parking will be provided.

Please consider making a donation


Benefits Saint Peter’s Catholic School

Take a Look at Last Year’s Tour!

Photography by Sandy Dimke