The Residents of Old Wilmington invite all to the 2015 Back Door Kitchen Tour to be held on Saturday, October 10 from 11:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. rain or shine. Tour-goers will visit nineof historic downtown Wilmington’s homes each featuring a unique kitchen. This year’s tour includes a Fifth Avenue mansion, a remodeled 1898 bungalow and a Front Street home previously occupied by President Woodrow Wilson. Ticket prices are $25 for adults and $15 for children and are available at all area Harris Teeter stores, Finkelsteins in downtown Wilmington, Michael Moore’s Antiques on Castle Street, the Ivy Cottage on Market Street and Taste the Olive in Mayfaire. All proceeds from this event are used to fund projects designed to promote historic preservation and support downtown agencies that serve our citizens.
The Back Door Kitchen Tour is the only fundraiser for Residents of Old Wilmington (ROW), a nonprofit, all volunteer, neighborhood association. Proceeds go to back into our community for beautification, preservation, restoration, and other improvements, through ROW projects and grants. We hope you will join us for what is sure to be a memorable day. If you have questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Harris Teeter Stores in the Greater Wilmington, NC area
- Finkelstein’s, Historic Downtown Wilmington, NC
- Michael Moore’s Antiques, Historic Castle Street Antique and Arts District, Wilmington, NC
- Ivy Cottage, Wilmington, NC
- Taste the Olive, Wilmington, NC
Credit card purchases on the day of the Tour may be made at Finkelstein’s (at the corner of Market and Front Streets, Historic Downtown Wilmington) or at participating Harris Teeter store. Credit card purchases cannot be processed at the Tour homes.
- 312 North 5th Ave.
- 20 South 5th Ave.
- 614 Dock St.
- 520 Orange St.
- 509 South 4th St.
- 208 Castle St.
- 411 South 2nd St.
- 207 Nun St.
- 401 South Front St.
Information provided by Residents of Old Wilmington.