Be the Showcase Home!
We are now accepting bids for the Showcase Home for the 2019 Parade of Homes. The Showcase Home will the featured home in all print and media, including the front page of the 2019 SWFL Parade of Homes Guide. The Showcase Home will also have the opportunity to be the host of the Judges Party at the Showcase Home.
Winning bidder will receive:
*Home showcased on front cover of the Parade of Homes Guide
*Company logo and website featured with home
*Home to be featured on social media, advertising and any production media for the SWFL Parade of Homes
*Winning bid will also have the opportunity to host the SWFL
*Parade of home Judges Party to be held at their home on the evening of Thursday, February 7th, 2019.
*Winning bid must have their Parade of Home entry turned in to the CDBIA prior to December 21, 2018.
Bidding will end at 5pm on December 21, 2018
Opening bid is $1,000.00
The Showcase Home will be featured on the cover of the Parade of Homes Guide, featured in all marketing materials and have the option to host the judge's party the evening before judging.
Thank you for your interest in the 2019 CDBIA Parade of Homes.
The 2019 Parade of Homes Committee of the Charlotte-DeSoto Building Industry Association is excited to introduce the outstanding sponsorship opportunities available for this year’s main event, the 2019 Parade of Homes, scheduled March 2nd – March 10th, 2019.
The 2019 Parade of Homes will be a multi-site parade with models from the greater Charlotte County
area, including Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, Englewood, South Gulf Cove, Rotonda West, Babcock Ranch and North Port.
The Remodeler/Owner Occupied Showcase, scheduled for March 2,2019, is back again. This is a
one-day event, featuring homes that have been sold or renovated, giving builders a chance to highlight homes that are not normally available to the public.
We have made a large commitment to advertising across several media sources and online exposure to provide all builders, sponsors and CDBIA members the best opportunity to market their talents and
We are proud to announce a partnership with the Sun Coast Media Group, producing a glossy
magazine style Parade of Homes Guide that will reach 55,000 readers, in addition to several pre-Parade of Homes advertisements in print and online media. This year we offer an array of opportunities for
marketing your company with new sponsorship levels. A Sun Coast Media Group representative will be contacting you in the near future. If you should have any additional questions regarding sponsorship
opportunities, please contact the CDBIA office at (941) 625-0804.
Finally, please save the date of March 1, 2019 to attend our Gala Event, the Diamond Awards! This luncheon honors our builders, sponsors and members for their efforts in making the 2019 Parade of Homes a huge success. We look forward to this year’s Parade of Homes, and to your participation in making this year’s event a reflection of your work, your pride in our community, and your dedication to the building industry we serve. Please contact the CDBIA office for Gala Event tickets (941) 625-0804.
Thank you again for your interest in the 2019 Charlotte-DeSoto Building Industry Association Parade of Homes!
March 2nd- March 10, 2019
Homes in Babcock Ranch, Englewood, Port Charlotte & Punta Gorda
and throughout Southwest Florida