See this message from Bertha Holliday, Bloomingdale Civic Association House Tour Committe Chair:
COUNT DOWN: 1 DAY
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2011
2011 BLOOMINGDALE HOUSE TOUR, ART SHOW & RECEPTION
(Rain Date: Sunday, Oct.16, 2011)
New House Tour/Art Show Activity!
PAUL WILLIAMS Of KELSEY & ASSOCS, INC.
Is Providing A $1000 Thoroughly Researched HOUSE HISTORY For Raffle.
Raffle Tickets ($5) can be purchased day of tour at ``Check-In`` & Art Show. You do NOT need to be present at drawing to win this spectacular prize!
The Media Blitz Is On!
· House Tour Banners and Yard Signs Are Out
· See HUFFINGTON POST Article & Slide Show
“All the turrets and tree-lined streets you can handle…”
· See CURBED DC http://dc.curbed.com/ · See ACTIVE RAIN
``Washington DC is a large city, and all that comes with it. However, there are very strong communities & neighborhoods, essentially, little villages. Bloomingdale is one of those….``
· See EVERYBLOCK WASHINGTON DC http://dc.everyblock.com/locations/neighborhoods/bloomingdale/?start=10/13/2011#service-requests-201110132135
Thanks To MYRA DANDRIDGE for great media promotion!
KUDOS also to Bloomingdale businesses that donated or discounted their goods, services & facilities to help make the House Tour activities possible:
Bloomingdale Wine & Spirits
Gloria Marconi Illustration & Design
Zach Sherif, Curator & Artisan
Von Der Pool Gourmet
Wiebenson and Dorman Architects (410 GoodBuddY Gallery)
Paul Williams (Kelsey & Associates, Inc.)
The House Tour Committee is FIRED UP & READY TO GO !!
BUY YOUR TICKETS TODAY & SAVE 5 BUCKS
Tickets available at:
Big Bear Café (1ST & R St., NW)
Cookie’s Corner Deli (2nd & Elm Sts., NW)
Windows Café & Market (1st and Rhode Island, NW)
Adults: $20 in advance & $25 day of tour