In one week, November 16th and 17th, six historic homes in central Casper will open their doors to kick off the holiday season. It's the Wyoming Symphony Orchestra's annual holiday home tour.

"We're calling it the Grand Home Tour, because there are homeowners on Beech and Durbin street in between 9th and 12th and those homeowners are opening their doors for the home tour."

Executive Director, Rachel Bailey says Friday's tours and ticket price include a champagne reception at the Wolcott Galleria downtown with live entertainment from local musicians The Dang ‘Ol Boys. The reception includes a grand gift give away of gift certificates from local merchants and a chance to win a debit card loaded with cash.

The Holiday Home Tour is an annual fundraising event for the Orchestra. This year's event begins next Friday the16th at 6pm with tours that evening until 9 pm. The Equinox Trio performs at one of the homes. Then starting at 7pm its a Champagne Reception at the Wolcott Galleria running late.

The homes open again on Saturday, 10am to 2pm.

Tour locations include 1114 Durbin, 1105 Durbin, 1042 Durbin, 920 South Beech, 902 South Beech, 1230 Mitchell.   The Champagne Reception on Friday runs 7pm to 10:30pm at the Wolcott Galleria, Ballroom, 136 S. Wolcott Street.

Ticket prices for Friday are $50 and include the reception, one gift box and admission to homes on Friday and Saturday. The tour of homes only on Saturday is $25 per person.

Tickets are on sale at Windy City Books(downtown), Cadillac Cowgirl (Sunrise), Sadler’s Hallmark (Eastridge Mall), and the Wyoming Symphony Office at 225 S.David, Ste. B. Tickets will also be available at each house on the day of the tour.