Liberty Theater Presents
Gourmet Holiday Home Tour
2014 Long Beach Peninsula Tour
Sunday, December 14, 2014
10 am to 6 pm
Liberty Theater Presents a Gourmet Holiday Home Tour featuring six beautifully decorated homes on the Long Beach Peninsula. The homeowners have worked tirelessly to instill the warmth and spirit of the season in every room and are generously opening their homes for you to see. In addition to fabulous homes, you will taste scrumptious little bites from famous local chefs, enjoy holiday favorites performed by enchanting musicians, participate in the silent auction of children’s art from the Boys and Girls Club, and shop for holiday gifts from charming local shops on display in each home. The homes on the tour span the peninsula from one end to the other and are described as: Ocean View Lodge Style, Nantucket in Seaview, Nostalgic Christmas Shelburne Inn, Pacific Northwest Craftsman, Beach Villa By The Sea, and Coastal Holiday Chic. And, whether you start your tour at the north end of the peninsula or the south end, The Shelburne Inn is situated in the middle, which makes it the perfect place to pause and enjoy a special NO HOST, Jane Austen English Tea!
Liberty Restoration Inc. is a non-profit, organization, which owns and operates the Liberty Theater. Proceeds from the art sales will support the Boys & Girls Club of Long Beach; all other proceeds from this event will support the Liberty Theater in Astoria. Your support will help the Liberty Theater to bring outstanding performances and events to our community.
Tickets are $30 ($25 is a tax deductible donation to the Liberty Restoration Inc).
Tickets Are On Sale- Liberty Box Office 503.325.5922 X55 • 1203 Commercial, Astoria
and the Bank of the Pacific
Title Sponsors: Chinook Observer and Coast River Business Journal
MORE DETAILED INFORMATION:
HOUSE 1 - OCEAN VIEW LODGE STYLE Ilwaco, WA
Home Sponsor – Holly McHone Jewelers
Chef – 42nd Street Café and Bistro
Vendor – Holly McHone Jewelers
Musician – Ilwaco High School Choir
This beautiful home overlooks the Pacific Ocean on Discovery Heights with stunning ocean and Long Beach Peninsula views from every window. It was designed as a main unit with two thirty-degree angle wings. It has a large chef’s kitchen with lovely open spaces, fantastic natural light, and was designed by Tom Treat. Virtually every room is decorated for the holiday season, which includes the owner’s collection of German nutcrackers
HOUSE 2- NANTUCKET IN SEAVIEW Seaview, WA
Home Sponsor – The Chinook Observer and Coast River Business Journal
Chef – The Depot Restaurant
Vendor – Beautiful Things Home
Interior and Boutique
Musician – Barbara Bate
This 1905 Dutch Colonial, complete with a carriage house, koi pond, long drive and spacious property, is situated on the original Seaview Hotel grounds in the heart of the charming Victorian beach village. The home retains the look and feel of a turn of the century summer beach cottage, with original fir floors and bead board. Charles Beaver, who built some of Seaview’s landmark buildings, including The Shelburne Inn and The Depot Restaurant, constructed this prominent home. Lovers of history, beach life and holidays, the homeowners enjoy sharing their historic beach house during the Christmas season.
HOUSE 3 - NOSTALGIC CHRISTMAS, The Shelburne Inn Bed & Breakfast Seaview, WA
Home Sponsors – Dennis and Darlene Battles, and Pacific Solid Waste Disposal Inc.
Chef – The Shelburne Inn
Vendor – David Campiche
The Shelburne Inn Bed and Breakfast near Long Beach, Washington is a true American classic boutique hotel. In fact, it is the oldest, continuously operating hotel in Washington State. Established in 1896 as a retreat for visitors from Portland, Oregon. At the Shelburne Inn, hospitality is heart felt, and it just gets better with age.
Whether you travel north or south, The Shelburne Inn is situated in the middle of our tour, which makes it the perfect place to pause and enjoy a special NO HOST, Jane Austen Tea!
HOUSE 4 - PACIFIC NW CRAFTSMAN Long Beach, WA
Home Sponsor – Bridgewater Bistro
Chef – Tom Treat
Vendor – Deau Chapeau Apparel & Gift
Musician – George Colman
The owners are lovers of the sea. This beautiful, Pacific Northwest craftsman style, beach home was designed especially for them by Tom Treat. It was placed gently on the dune scape to save water, conserve energy and celebrate the sea views. “Every season brings unexpected joys living in our craftsman overlooking the sea”
HOUSE 5 - BEACH VILLA BY THE SEA Ocean Park, WA
Home Sponsor – Azure Salon and Spa
Chef – Nanci & Jimella’s Market Cafe
Vendor –Martha Lee Studio/Fine Art Gallery and Weir Studios
Musician – Light Classical Stereo
Inspired by the owner’s love of the Italian design, this home is clad in cedar shingles with a u-shaped floor plan wrapping around a traditional Italian courtyard roof garden. Balustrade railings, stucco and travertine stone abounds. Features include Martha’s contemporary paintings, antiques, family photographs and ornaments reminiscent of Faberge eggs, handmade by her grandmother Ellen Herzog. The six-acre oceanfront estate is surrounded by romantic gardens and was extensively renovated by architect David Jensen in 2006.
HOUSE 6 - COASTAL HOLIDAY CHIC Ocean Park, WA
Home Sponsors – Cheri Folk, Betty Smith and Christine Lolich
Chef – Sondra Eaton of The Cove Restaurant
Vendor – Home At The Beach Décor, Gifts & Design Center
Musician – Quartet “Epic Echo Ilwaco High School Show Choir”
This seaside home is decking the halls for the holiday coastal style! Mixing traditional holiday with sand and sea inspiration. If you are lucky enough to live by the ocean, you are lucky enough!
Shelburne Inn’s Special Jane Austen Tea
A Traditional English Tea with scones, savory and sweet items & freshly brewed tea from their Russian Samovar. NO HOST - a la carte tea menu from 11 am to 5 pm PLUS, Marty Lemke’s costumed presentation “Jane Austen’s Men” at 3 pm
Sunday, December 14th, 2014
Show Begins at 10:00 AM
This event is presented by the Liberty Theater