Frequently Asked Questions

The PA Parade of Homes has been an annual fan favorite since 1995, showcasing the best new residential homes of the season, latest advances in technology, and beautiful home décor trends. It’s all about elevating the quality of life in Central PA and illustrating how achievable the American Dream really is. Experience the possibilities and allow yourself to dream about your next home, or design inspiration.

This year, we are excited to host both a Virtual and Live Parade of Homes, giving people the choice to experience homes and home projects physically and digitally. The 2021 Parade of Homes is now open for registration to Builders, Remodelers, Landscape Companies, Pool Companies, Communities, Interior Designers & Home Stagers, Exterior Designers, and all other Specialized Contractors.  Applications for registration can be requested by emailing jannette@harrisburgbuilders.com.

Our virtual and live Parade of Homes will begin Sep. 24, and the live tour will conclude on Oct.3, 2021.  Our Virtual Parade will be available all year until our next Parade of Homes!  

We welcome new and returning participants! The Parade of Homes is open to Builders, Remodelers, Landscape Companies, Pool Companies, Communities, Interior Designers & Home Stagers, Exterior Designers, and all other Specialized Contractors. Contact jannette@harrisburgbuilders.com or 717-232-5595 ext.100 to get more information.

You can download an application by clicking the link: 2021 PARADE OF HOME APPLICATION

Zero! Nada! Zip! You can view as many virtual tours as you wish and as many times as you wish completely free of charge.

September 24, – October 3, 2021 – both in person and online! The virtual tours will also remain live year round.

The PA Parade of Homes is produced annually by the HBA of Metropolitan Harrisburg, a local non-profit dedicated to improving the Home Building Industry in Dauphin, Cumberland, Perry and Juniata Counties. We strive to be a trusted resource to all current and prospective home owners in Central PA. Our vision is to support building industry professionals and serve as a respected community resource.

The 2021 Parade of Homes is open to Builders, Remodelers, Landscape Companies, Pool Companies, Communities, Interior Designers & Home Stagers, and all other Specialized Contractors. Check back by Sep. 1, 2021 for a list of this year’s participants!  Participants are who are members of the Home Builders Association of Metropolitan Harrisburg are committed to a high standard of quality and professionalism, as the HBA’s members are committed to presenting their best possible work and truly providing a great home for residents of Central PA. They are your neighbors, your friends, your local experts.

The People’s Choice Award allows visitors to share their opinions and to vote for their favorite home or home project. Registration is required to participate. Do not worry, this is free and the HBA of Metropolitan Harrisburg guarantees that no information will be shared with marketers or salespeople. We simply want to hear from you, and to learn a little about our guests. Click the “People’s Choice” button at the top of the page.

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Yes, and it is free to download. On Apple or Android devices search for “PA Parade of Homes” or “Central PA Parade” and look for a blue sky icon. Here you can see the listing of participants and access the virtual tours wherever you go.