Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Parade of Homes?

The Lakeshore Parade of Homes is an exclusive showcase of new and remodeled homes and showrooms along the lakeshore of West Michigan, presented by the Lakeshore Home Builders Association. New this year! Visit our “mini Home Show” with home-related vendor booths at stops 1, 4 and 5! Enjoy a tasty treat from food and ice cream trucks and check out recreational toys (auto + boat) provided by area businesses at select Parade stops.

When is the Parade of Homes?

The 2021 Parade of Homes is open June 10 - June 12.

Thursday & Friday: 6pm – 9pm

Saturday: 1pm – 6pm

Where do I get tickets and how much are they?

Tickets available at Lake Michigan Credit Union in Holland, Grand Haven, and Muskegon. Tickets can also be purchased at the Lakeshore Home Builders Association office, online, and at all the homes in the parade.

  • Adults: $10 if purchased at Lake Michigan Credit Union.
  • Adults: $15 if purchased at the home, at the Lakeshore Home Builders Association, online, or by downloading our new mobile app.
  • Children 13 and Under: Free Admission
Why is the Parade of Homes so popular?

Anyone interested in making a move or seeing the latest home designs, neighborhoods, or colors and accessories for their homes have found the Parade of Homes to be a great resource. Visitors can choose to visit homes by location, price range and style. As a whole, the Parade of Homes truly does showcase the entire range of what new homes have to offer.

How can I stay updated about the Parade of Homes? is where you’ll find the up to date information about the Parade

We also have our own app – download it through the app stores below or search for Lakeshore Parade of Homes!

Who builds the homes featured on the Parade of Homes?

Every Parade Home is constructed by a builder member of The Lakeshore Association of Home Builders, a trade organization providing marketing, advocacy and industry connections to member businesses. Members have access to resources and education that helps them stay on top of their game. They share best practices, learn about new products, services and techniques, and connect with trade partners, helping to assure homebuyers a healthy, vibrant housing market.

Where do I get the Parade of Homes Guidebook?

Guidebooks will be available at the homes. Starting June 1st, you may pick up a guidebook at the Lakeshore Home Builders Office (211 Lincoln Ave) and Lake Michigan Credit Union locations in Holland, Zeeland, Grandville, Grand Haven, and Muskegon. Call our office at (616) 392-6233 for other businesses that have the guidebooks.

What safety precautions will be in place?
  • Please stay home if you are experiencing symptoms of Covid
  • Bring and wear your face covering
  • We will be limiting the number of guests allowed in the homes at one time
  • Be aware of keeping 6 foot distance from others
  • Homes will be regularly sanitized
  • If you prefer, homes can be viewed virtually here on our website!

Thank you for your patience!

What if I’m not in the market for a new home?

Many of the people who tour Parade Homes aren’t ready to make a change yet, but that’s OK. Besides providing a great shopping experience for those who are planning a move, the Parade of Homes is designed to help showcase the benefits and value of new homes. 

What if I still have questions?

If you have other questions, please contact the Lakeshore HBA office at 616-392-6233 or via email at

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