Preservation Park Cities 2022 Virtual Historic Home Tour Premiere at Inwood Theater

Highland Park Village Legacy Sponsor

(Featured photo: Sarah Jaudes, Amy Beale, Charlotte Sharpe.)*

For the first time ever, Preservation Park Cities premiered its Virtual Home Tour with a Premiere Party at Inwood Theatre sponsored by home tour chair Amy Beale and her husband, Evan.  Home tour homeowners were presented with a sketch of their homes by Pat Screenan of Fredericksburg, Texas and patrons were treated to the virtual home tour on the big screen. Narrating the virtual home tour were home sponsors Burton Rhodes, The Rhodes Group; Cynthia Beaird and Christine McKenney, Allie Beth Allman & Associates, a Berkshire Hathaway Affiliate; Karoly Godo, Avon Cleaners; Dr. Nimesh H. Patel, Methodist Hospital.  Tish Key is 2021-2022 president of Preservation Park Cities. Burton Rhodes is 2022-2023 president of Preservation Park Cities.

Attending those attending the premiere were Meg and Chris Boyd, Gail and Bob Clark, Sarah Lee and Stan Gardner, Barbara and Larry Good, Jan and Bruce Harbour, Laurie and John Harper, Marvin Key, Al and Jan McClendon, Meredy McClure, Jana and Hadley Paul, Lesley Rhodes, Bunny Tibbals and more.

Legacy Sponsor is Highland Park Village. D Home is Presenting Magazine Sponsor.

The Historic Home Tour celebrates historic preservation and is designed to generate awareness of the role history and preservation play in enhancing the quality of life for everyone who lives and works in the Park Cities communities.

To learn more about Preservation Park Cities and its mission, visit the website at


Legacy Sponsor: Highland Park Village.

Presenting Magazine Sponsor: D Home.

Home Sponsors: Avon Cleaners; Cynthia Beaird/Christine McKenney, Allie Beth Allman & Associates, a Berkshire Hathaway Affiliate; Methodist Hospital Dallas; The Rhodes Group.

Underwriters Party:
Lucinda Buford, Allie Beth Allman & Associates, a Berkshire Hathaway Affiliate.

The Patron Premiere at Inwood Theater: Amy and Evan Beale.

Preservation Sponsors: Catherine Corrigan, Urban.

Preservation Park Cities Mission:
PPC mission is to celebrate and promote the preservation of Park Cities architecture, history, aesthetics, and cultural traditions. Proceeds of the Luncheon and Home Tour will be used to help preserve and maintain the Park Cities House at Dallas Heritage Village, support the new PPC archives at the University Park Library, fund PPC’s landmarking initiatives, award scholarships to Highland Park High School graduating seniors planning to study architecture or history and fund the Distinguished Chair for History at Highland Park High School. Membership in PPC is open to the community. For more information visit

Home Tour Details: The 2022 Virtual Historic Home Tour offers a glimpse into some of the most beautiful homes in the Park Cities. It celebrates homes in the Park Cities that have been preserved or remodeled to keep the beautiful aesthetic of the Park Cities neighborhoods.  From small cottages to larger estates, the annual home tour is small window into the past, a celebration of those who share the community’s values, and a wonderful treat for those who appreciate historic architecture.


•  The purpose of the annual Historic Home Tour is to showcase architecturally and historically significant homes of the Park Cities and illustrate how these homes have been restored or remodeled to serve the lifestyle needs of families today.

•  The Historic Home Tour, Distinguished Speaker Luncheon and the Park Cities Car Show are the organization’s only fundraisers each year. The proceeds are allocated to help further our mission to celebrate and promote the preservation of Park Cities architecture, history, aesthetics, and cultural traditions.

•  The organization landmarks architecturally and historically significant homes in the Park Cities, some of which are on the Historic Home Tour. •  Members of the organization enjoy historic and preservation oriented educational programs.

  • Photos by rob Wythe/Wythe Portrait Studio

(Sharon Adams, Adams Communications Public Relations, is honored to represent Preservation Park Cities and post this Philanthropy Lifestyles Scene.)


Principal of Philanthropy Lifestyles (formerly, the award-winning eBuzzNewsletter and Adams Communications Public Relations, a boutique PR firm specializing in media and community relations for small businesses and nonprofit organizations. Sharon is also a freelance writer whose articles have appeared in Dallas Business Journal, Katy Trail Weekly, People Newspapers (Park Cities People and Preston Hollow People/North Dallas People), Preston Hollow Life magazine, The Park Cities News, White Rock Lake Weekly, numerous blogs and websites and more.