Houston "Pink Out Day"

Wear pink to show your support for breast cancer awareness

WHAT:  The Houston Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure ® is encouraging all Houstonians to rally together and wear pink in support of the third annual "Pink Out Day," Friday, Oct. 4, 2013.

Show support for breast cancer awareness by ditching the same old attire and donning pink the day before the 2013 Komen Houston Race for the Cure® that will take place on Saturday, Oct. 5 in Downtown Houston.

Post pictures on the Affiliate’s Facebook page or tweet @komenhouston and include the hashtag #pinkoutday.

WHEN:   Friday, Oct. 4 (all day)

WHO / WHERE:    Everyone around the Bayou City and all surrounding areas

MORE:   The 23rdAnnual Komen Houston Race for the Cure® is sponsored locally by Marathon Oil Corporation and hopes to raise more than $4 million for breast cancer research, education, screening and treatment to be used right here in Southeast Texas. Race registration is still available at www.komen-houston.org.