Newsroom: Choose Your Home Giveaway Tour Details



Birmingham, AL – The homes up for grabs in the Southern Living, My Home, Choose Your Home Giveaway open for tours in May. Tickets are available at the door for $5. Visit or for tour information and details on how to enter.

Southern Living and partnered with local developers to build these beautiful homes in four communities across the South. Don’t miss the opportunity to see these inspiring interiors in person:

  • Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, GA: Opening date May 18, hours are 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily.
  • Habersham, outside of Beaufort, SC: Opening date May 16, hours are 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., except Tuesday (closed) Open Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Traditions Club in Bryan, Texas: Opening date May 2, hours are Thursday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., and Sunday 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Whisper Mountain near Asheville, NC: Opening date May 6, hours are Wednesday – Saturday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sunday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Each community was chosen for its unique style and the variety of family activities and cultural opportunities offered in the area.

Entry Details
Users can enter once daily on each site (a total of two entries per day) through June 30, 2009. Each time they enter they are asked to choose which one of the retreats they would like to win. Complete sweepstakes details are available online. 

About Southern Living
With more than 16 million readers, Southern Living ( is the seventh largest monthly consumer magazine in the U.S. It is published by a subsidiary of Birmingham, Alabama-based Southern Progress Corporation.

Launched in February 2008,, is part of the Time Inc. Lifestyle Group Digital Network. It includes original features plus home and garden content from Southern Living, Coastal Living, Sunset, Southern Accents, All You, Real Simple, and This Old House. The site also features advice from 60 in-house experts in design, décor, architecture, and landscaping and emphasizes service in a friendly “expert next door” approach.