Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2011-11-30


Samford University’s Legacy League auxiliary will present its inaugural Christmas Home Tour on Thursday, Dec. 8.

Four homes in Mountain Brook, Homewood and Vestavia Hills will be open 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and again 5-8 p.m. Refreshments will be served at the home of Samford president Dr. Andrew Westmoreland and his wife, Legacy League executive director Dr. Jeanna Westmoreland.

The homes, which will display special touches of holiday décor for the tour, blend an array of antique furnishings with modern design techniques.

Tour tickets are $15 in advance through Dec. 6 or $20 at the first home on the tour.  Advance tickets are available online at

Proceeds benefit the Samford Legacy Scholarship.  For information, call (205) 726-2247 or email Sharon Smith at


About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.