The annual Festival of Trees by Hospice of Redmond returns to the Expo on Dec. 1st. This very special event features beautifully decorated trees designed and decorated by teams of community members! The free day event, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., features free family activities including visits with Santa, live entertainment, kids activities and viewing of over 30 creatively decorated trees.
The evening Gala & Auction, from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m., is a formal, ticketed event featuring an honoree ceremony acknowledging community members who have passed, a silent auction and raffles, live entertainment, and refreshments. The evening culminates with the exciting live auction of the beautifully decorated trees!
The funds raised at the Festival makes it possible to provide services to terminally ill people and their families not covered by Medicare or private insurance including bereavement counseling, the Transitions program for people with life-limiting illnesses, caregiver support, and Camp Sunrise, a grief camp for children.