Frequently Asked Questions

The Fall Parade of Homes is a scattered-site tour throughout the Fargo-Moorhead metro area. It also includes some outlying towns.

The Fall Parade of Homes will be two weekends: Sept. 28 - 29 and Oct. 5 - 6.

The Remodeled Home Tour will be one weekend: Oct. 5 - 6.

Homes are open noon - 5 p.m.

You've got some great tools at your fingertips!

  • Event magazine - The event's official publication will be available starting Sept. 23 at all Hornbacher's stores in the Fargo-Moorhead area. It includes a fold-out map showing all Parade and Tour entries at a glance. 
  • Digital Options - Through our mobile app and website, you can browse information on each home, see the maps, plan your route and get digital tickets. The mobile app is available through the App Store and Google Play: search "Parade FM."

Admission is free to most homes: register to tour the free homes through the mobile app or Parade website.

The cost is $5 to tour the five Featured Homes (one newly constructed home and four remodel projects).

Purchase tickets at the featured homes themselves, through the mobile app or on this website.

Once ticketing is available, simply register to attend the event at www.paradefm.com or through the mobile app, print out your ticket with a QR code, or have it available on your mobile device, when you enter the homes.

Our ticketing process brings the Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead and Parade into the 21st Century and allows the HBA of F-M to better-manage the event, resulting in an overall better experience for you!

Members volunteer their entries in a fundraising effort to support their industry, Association and charity: Home Builders Care of F-M Foundation.

  • Newly constructed Luxurious Featured Homes must be a first-time entry priced $750,000 and higher. 
  • Featured Remodel Projects must have a value of at least $200,000.

Tickets are available through the Parade website or app. 

Since 2003, the Parade of Homes’ featured homes have raised over $170,000 for Home Builders Care of F-M Foundation which supports scholarships and projects related to housing like Habitat for Humanity and construction of handicap-accessible ramps.

Click here for more details on Home Builders Care Foundation.

Once ticketing is available, purchase your ticket at www.paradefm.com or through the mobile app. Print out your ticket with a QR code, or have it available on your mobile device, when you enter the homes. This ticket will cover your entrance to all five Featured Homes, plus all free homes.

No. If you wish to visit the five Featured Homes, that ticket will grant access to all other homes on the Parade.

Home Builders Care of Fargo-Moorhead Foundation impacts our community through building projects, empowering students and shaping the future workforce. Founded in 1993, it is the Home Builders Association of F-M’s charitable organization. For more details, visit www.hbcfm.com.

Free parking is available on city streets. Please obey parking laws. Do not park in the driveways of Parade or Tour homes or block driveways of occupied homes.


Ask permission to take photos. In this age of social media and digital phones, it’s tempting to snap a photo of anything that interests you. Please ask the builder, homeowner or Realtor working the home for permission first. And remember, that floor plans and unique home layouts can present a copyright concern.

Out of respect for the new homes' future owners,  and the remodel projects homeowners, please wear socks and remove your shoes when you walk through the homes homes. Some Builders and contractors may provide shoe covers.