St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway Open House

By WEEK Producer

March 3, 2011 Updated Oct 26, 2013 at 4:08 AM CDT

The 2011 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway Drawing is a month away and you will soon have the chance to invision yourself living there.

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held Thursday at the Edwards, Illinois home to kick off the start of open house season.

Starting Saturday, the general public will be allowed to tour the 4 bedroom, 2 bath house built by Ironwood Homes.

Tom Goodwin, Dream Home Builder, "It is very gratfying to build the 2011 St. Jude Dream Home. Today, people are coming through and seeing the finish product. They have brought their ticket and know they will win."

Over 2000 tickets have been sold for the 2011 St Jude Dream Home Giveaway.

To get yours, visit any Peoria Kroger store or visit to purchase your ticket online.

Open Houses will be held every weekend up to the drawing on April 10th live on WEEK News 25 Nightside.

Open Houses will be available every Saturday 9am-5pm & Sunday 12pm-5pm.

Participants can also enter to win a $7500 furniture shopping spree from Steger's Furniture when they tour the St. Jude Dream Home.