Great Downtown Glendale Events
Court Historic Home tour
Glendale Downtown Shops and
Boutiques Holiday Open House
you on November 8th?
GLENDALE, Ariz.-Nov. 8 – Have you driven through the Catlin Court Historic District and
wondered what the beautiful bungalow homes looked like inside? This
weekend you had the chance to find out!
Homeowners opened their doors
to 750 attendees for the Catlin Court Historic Home Tour on
Saturday, Nov. 8, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This is only the second
time Catlin Court homes have been opened to the public. The
tour featured eleven historic homes in the beautiful historic
History buffs delighted in
hearing stories of the neighborhood’s rich and fascinating past,
which dates back to 1915. Co-founded by Otto R. Hansen, the
neighborhood was named “Catlin Court” for his wife’s maiden
name, and was one of Glendale’s earliest residential developments.
Additional activities were
enjoyed during the tour hearken back to Glendale’s earlier days,
such as free horse-drawn carriage rides and a vintage car show.
Tickets, which were on sale at
the at Glendale Visitor Center, were only $12. making this not
only an interesting day out but an affordable one also!
Let's Go Shopping!
A parallel event
was taking place with the 'GLENDALE SHOPS &
BOUTIQUES OFFER HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE', which formally kicks
off the start of the season for the merchants in these delightful
Participating shops in Old
Towne and Catlin Court were decorated and filled with gifts,
decorations, furniture, home decor and all your needs for the
Historic Downtown Glendale is
filled with more than 90 one-of-a-kind boutiques and specialty shops
where you’re sure to find that perfect gift for everyone on your
list, as well as great eateries when you need to take a break from
shopping! In addition, many shops offered refreshments,
special promotions, gifts and prizes.
Lorraine Pino, Tourism Manager
for the City Of Glendale stated: "Saturday was a fun filled
day in downtown Glendale. The Catlin Court Home Tour and the Holiday
Open House are perfect examples of the unique events taking place in
the downtown which provide memory making experiences for our
residents and visitor