Open house gives hopeful entrants a look inside St. Jude Dream Home


Locals who bought tickets in the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway had the chance today to get a look inside the house.

The open house ended at 5 p.m. on Saturday. Entrants were able to walk through the Henderson smart home, which can be controlled by a smart phone.

TIt's worth about $400,000 a volunteer coordinator for the house says it's a great opportunity for those who bought tickets to see the house in person. The house may even inspire neighbors to do some remodeling!

The open houses continue every weekend until the week of the drawing. Open houses will also be held on the Monday and Tuesday before the drawing, which will be held October 10,

You can still get a raffle ticket for a chance to win that beautiful home, but you need to hurry!

At last check, 9,067 tickets have been sold, so only a little more than nine hundred tickets are left.

If you want to get in on the raffle right now, you can call 1-800-378-5386, or visit