The 2016 St. Jude Dream Home will open to the public for tours this weekend and guests can enjoy some free food courtesy of Brand Mortgage.
The 4,000-square foot home is located at 10924 Prairie Lake Drive in the Prairie Pass subdivision off East Brainerd Road in Apison.
The house will be open on weekends, beginning Saturday, May 21, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturdays and noon – 5 p.m. on Sundays.
On Saturday, June 4, visitors can enjoy free doughnuts in the morning and free hot dogs in the afternoon from Brand Mortgage. The mortgage company also will provide food on Sunday, June 12.
All open house visitors can enter a drawing for a $5,000 shopping spree at Cochran Furniture Company, which staged the Dream Home. You do not have to buy a ticket to quality for the drawing.
Tickets purchased through Sunday, June 12 are eligible for a Bonus Prize from Brand Mortgage for a six-night stay at a luxurious vacation rental home in Hilton Head, S.C., in addition to the Dream Home.
Ticket holders also have the opportunity to win several other drawings, including an Artesso Pull-Down Kitchen Faucet with SmartTouch Technology and coordinating soap dispenser, courtesy of Brizo; a $1,000 gift card at Shaw Floors, a $1,000 gift certificate at A Better You Day Spa, a $1,000 gift certificate at The Barn Nursery, a $1,000 gift certificate at Lisa's Gold & Diamonds, and a $1,000 VISA gift card, courtesy of Janie Turner Shetter of Nationwide Insurance.
This year’s home, built by G.T. Issa Construction, features four bedrooms, four bathrooms, and a patio that includes an outdoor cooking and entertaining area.
Tickets for a chance to win the 2016 St. Jude Dream Home will be available during the open house events as long as they are available.
Each ticket costs $100. A limited number of tickets are available and the past two giveaways have sold out early. If you can’t make it to the house, you can purchase a ticket online, by phone at 1-800-750-6962 or at Regions Bank locations in Tennessee. Georgia residents can purchase tickets by phone or at a Regions Bank location in Tennessee.
The 2016 St. Jude Dream Home will be given away during a live broadcast on Sunday, June 26 beginning at noon on Channel 3.
The St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway is one of the largest single-event fundraisers for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis. It generates more than $290 million for the research and treatment of childhood cancer.