News and Updates

Sponsorship opportunities now available!

Are you a business that wants to connect with an audience interested in green building and sustainability practices? Consider sponsoring the 2017 NW Green Home Tour! With over 3000 attendees, this free-to-the-public tour has made its mark in the Puget Sound region. For the past six years we’ve reached thousands of consumers and building professionals with web, radio, and print advertisements. As a sponsor, your brand will be showcased in numerous ways through extensive event marketing and publicity, giving you direct access to your target market.

Submit a sponsor application, or contact Lauren Merker ( for more information.

Get In on the 2017 NW Green Home Tour!

Building on six successful years of the Green Home Tour, the NW EcoBuilding Guild is gearing up to bring you the best tour yet, happening April 29 - 30, 2017. Drawing more than 3000 visitors, the tour is a great opportunity for builders and architects to show off their latest green projects.

Register your site today!
Earlybird discounts still available--contact for details.

Get Your Tickets & be invited to an Exclusive After Hours Green Tour at Woodland Park Zoo

Tickets for the 2016 NW Green Home Tour are available now!

If you haven't already, reserve your spot today. Tickets are free, but there's a new option this year thanks to a new partnership with Woodland Park Zoo. If you make a donation of any amount when you get your ticket, you will receive an invitation to sign up for a Green Building Tour at Woodland Park Zoo on Thurs, June 2nd, 6:30 pm. (Limit 50: Two groups of 25.)

Become a 2016 Tour Volunteer!

The Northwest Green Home tour is made possible by the generous help of many dedicated individuals. If you're passionate about green building and would like to connect with others who share your interests, please join our merry band of fun-loving Green Home Tour volunteers as a site greeter. 

We just opened up volunteer registration. Reserve your spot at your favorite site now, before someone else does. Volunteer shifts are available Saturday, April 30, and Sunday, May 1. Sign up for as many shifts as you'd like.

Sign Up to Be a Volunteer Site Greeter

Want to help with pre-tour planning? Please contact us. Here are ways you can get involved:

  • Utilize a professional skill, such as PR, social media, photography, sales, event planning, project management, or graphic design