Hiawatha Homes
1820 Valkyrie Drive NW
Rochester, MN 55901
HHI: 507-289-7222
HHF: 507-289-8683
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A Celebration of Giving

A Celebration of Giving

Let the spirit of the season fill your heart as you celebrate with family and friends at this years Festival of Trees...

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Motto
Empowering People
Providing Choices
Focused on Individual Abilities
Promoting Independence
A Heartfelt Connection

A Heartfelt Connection:

  

Special Activities

The Festival of Trees has something for everyone!

DiverseAbility Day

At the heart of the Festival of Trees is the reason for it all: supporting people with disabilities. This interactive area is designed to educated guests of all ages about disabilities. Each child will receive a free DiverseAbility Day Passport to bring to each station. Visit all stations and receive a nice prize!

Friday Night Dance Party

Festival of Trees is host to a fun-filled evening of dancing among the trees for people with disabilities and their friends and families. Listen to a D.J., share a holiday treat, and enjoy the company of friends. Free admittance – no reservations required.

Children’s Games & Crafts

Smiles, music, and giggles! Enjoy exciting carnival games, balloon creations, creative crafts, a gigantic bouncy castle and and more! Tickets are $0.50 each. Punch cards have ten punches each and can be purchased for $5 each or 5 for $20.

Daily Activities

Gift Thyme Shoppe

The Holiday Gift Boutique is a unique shop designed specifically for the Festival of Trees with over 3,000 square feet of decorating and gift ideas to delight you. Beautiful, whimsical gifts and home fashions fill the shelves. You will find treats and treasures for the young and the young at heart. Whatever the occasion, we have quality gifts sure to please everyone on your list.

Holiday Cafe 

Relax and enjoy the ambiance of the beautifully decorated trees at the Holiday Cafe. Enjoy a cup of hot cider, nibble on a festive treat, and listen to the sights and sounds of the Festival.

Little Hands Giving Tree

Friends of all sizes can feel the joy of giving. Give a donation of $1 and receive a personalized ornament. Located by Santa’s Corner.

Live Entertainment  

The wonderful sounds at the Festival of Trees are just as spectacular as the trees themselves. Each year hundreds of talented musicians and dancers fill the Exhibit Hall with the sights and sounds of the holidays. Entertainers share talents that are appreciated and enjoyed by the many Festival guests as they stroll among the beautiful trees. Accomplished artists as well as serious students who perform selections that include classical or holiday choices that enhance our holiday theme.

Come, listen, and enjoy the wonder and magic of the holidays.

Silent Auction 

Give the gift that gives twice! You won’t want to miss the chance to be the winning bid on a fantastic Auction item!

 

Please contact Hiawatha Homes Foundation with questions at (507) 289-8683 or info@hiawathahomes.org.

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