Komen Houston to participate in Lights of Hope contest


One of 11 charities will receive a $10,000 charity donation


HOUSTON, TEXAS (November 3, 2015)…Not only will snow fall on Main Street this year…but all 12 MainStreet America showcase decorated homes are supporting 11 charitable organizations for the first-ever Lights of Hope event.   One of the 11 participating charities will be awarded a $10,000 check for its outdoor lighting décor.  Homes are open every Saturday evening from November 28 – December 19 from 6 – 9 p.m. with the Lights of Hope award presented on December 19 to the home with the most votes.

The 11 participating charities include:  Interfaith Ministries of the Woodlands; Helping A Hero; Susan G. Komen; Bread of Life Ministries; Houston SPCA; New Danville; Bridgewood Farms; Relay for Life; Hope (Batten's Disease); American Heart Association and Friends of Texas Wildlife. Supporting one of the 11 charities is easy.  Simply tour the homes and cast your vote with a $1 donation.  All donations are given directly to each of the participating charities.  The charity with the most votes will also receive a $10,000 donation check from MainStreet America.

Get inspired!

A walk down MainStreet America is an inspiring experience any time of the year, offering the most innovative and state-of-the art in home design, construction, appliances, flooring, decoration and furniture. Pair it with magic of the holidays and visitors will have a holiday experience like none other.  MainStreet America is a must-see attraction for Houstonians and visitors alike and in addition to the Lights of Hope event, MainStreet America is pulling out all the stops with a flurry of holiday happenings Saturday evenings from November 28th – December 19, including nightly snow flurries, s’mores over an outdoor fire, outdoor lights synchronized to music, visits with Santa and more.

Each Saturday from November 28 – December 19 Santa and Mrs. Claus are busy from sunrise to sunset.  Enjoy breakfast with Santa or a picture with him at night while Mrs. Claus strolls The Park at MainStreet America, occasionally stopping for story time in one of the beautiful MainStreet America homes. Children can enjoy a host of holiday activities, including holiday films and even a ride on the MainStreet America Express train.

Make this a holiday to remember with a visit to MainStreet America.  For more details about all of the holiday happenings visit http://www.mainstreetamerica.com/index.php/news-events.  For tickets and information call 281-825-4429.  Or visit www.mainstreetamerica.com/christmas.



MainStreet America is a one-of-a-kind showcase of 12 fully-appointed, showroom homes, offering a custom homebuilder’s approach to building, remodeling and furnishing a home.  Covering 13 acres, MSA also features a conference center, restaurant, cooking school, furniture store and more.  MainStreet America is a must-see attraction for Houstonians and visitors alike.   Experience it for yourself today to see the most innovative ideas in the industry.   Visit www.mainstreetamerica.com for more information.



Author: Debra Ford
Phone: (281) 415-0673