Houston, TX (November 17, 2009) – On Thursday, November 18, 2010. The Salvation Army, Greater Houston Area Command will offer an early Thanksgiving Day meal to members of the public at their 9th Annual Celebrity Pro-Am Turkey Carving Contest scheduled to take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in downtown Houston, at One Allen Center. For a donation of only $7, participants will enjoy exquisite Thanksgiving Day meals prepared by some of Houston’s finest restaurants, including Reggae Hut, Hilton Americas, Doubletree Hotel, Arcodoro, HESS Corporation, Spindletop, Vic & Anthony’s and the House of Blues. Each restaurant will be partnered with a local celebrity and together they will compete for various prizes. All interested members of the media are invited to attend!
The Salvation Army
9th Annual Celebrity Pro-Am Turkey Carving Contest
One Allen Center
500 Dallas St.
Houston, TX 77002
Thursday, November 18, 2010
11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
- Celebrity Teams competing for Prettiest Bird, Best Carver, Best Presentation, and Grand Champions
- Exquisite meal with turkeys and sides galore prepared by some of Houston’s finest restaurants
- Entertainment by the Harbor Light Choir
- Celebrity Awards Presentation
To raise proceeds for The Salvation Army, Greater Houston Area Command’s 2010 Christmas Assistance program, which each year serves over 30,000 local individuals and families across Harris, Fort Bend and Montgomery counties.