Providence Festival of Trees

Christmas is in the air and everywhere else at the Oregon Convention Center-- it's the 30th annual Providence Festival of Trees. Kelly Beochler, with Providence Portland Foundation, shared a few facts about the event; the festival is filled with 100 trees of all sizes, wreaths and holiday vignettes created by local designers, businesses and volunteers. Live music, Santa photos, a teddy bear hospital, elaborate gingerbread houses, model trains winding through mini-mountains and cookie decorating promise hours of entertainment for those who attend.

The event seeks to raise $500,000. A portion of this amount will help fund cancer research conducted at Providence Cancer Center. The remaining funds will go to Providence Child Center, and Providence Medication Assistance Program.

  • Festival of Trees
  • Saturday, December 1, 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • Oregon Convention Center, Exhibit Hall A , 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Portland

For more information, visit their website.

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