Tickets for the 2019 St. Jude Dream Home will officially go on sale today.
Only 9,500 of the $100 tickets will be sold for the 3,400 square-foot home, located in the Spring Lake subdivision in southwest Tupelo. Tickets can be purchased at dreamhome.org or by calling (800) 456-8351.
The 2018 Tupelo Dream Home raised $850,000 to care for children with cancer and their families at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis. Tickets sold out two months early.
For the third year in a row, Legacy Construction will lead the effort to build the Dream Home in Tupelo. The three bedroom, four and ½ bath European style home has an estimated value of $475,000.
Open house tours are slated to be offered Saturdays and Sundays from Aug. 3-25. The winner will be announced on Aug. 29.
Those who buy tickets before midnight Friday will be in the running for a $3,500 weekend getaway for two. In addition to the dream home, ticket holders are in the running for a number of other prizes.
On July 19, a golf scramble tournament will be hosted at Big Oaks Golf Course in Saltillo with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. to raise funds to defray construction costs for the Dream Home. Registration for each four-golfer team is $800 and includes lunch. For more information, call (662) 680-1367 or (662) 255-0412 or email email@example.com.