Story sponsored by Providence Foundations of Oregon.The 39th annual Safeway Providence Festival of Trees will welcome the holiday season with one-of-a-kind events.

Festival of TreesYou're invited to join the Providence team as they celebrate "On This Winter's Night."

Proceeds from this year's events benefit Providence Children's Health, which provides safety and hope through their Safety Net for Families Fund, offers respite care and peace of mind to families at the Center for Medically Fragile Children, and supports families with children who have special health care needs through the Swindells Resource Center.

Virtual Gala Auction – Dec. 2

Attend the virtual gala and auction at 7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 2. You'll see stunning Christmas trees and displays decorated by local businesses, designers, florists and volunteers. As a gala guest, you can enter to win spectacular raffles, bid in an online auction, and donate to raise money for children with special health care needs.

Festival of Trees Holiday TV Special – Dec. 8

Revel in holiday magic when you tune in to KATU for the Safeway Providence Festival of Trees Christmas Special at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 8. See what it takes to create the incredible festival trees on display every year. And you won't want to miss holiday performances by America's Got Talent finalist Jimmie Herrod, NuShooz and Train.

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Virtual Gala Auction

Thursday, Dec. 2 More information at

Festival of Trees Holiday TV Special

Wednesday, Dec. 8 KATU – 7:00 P.M.

Providence Foundations

P.O. Box 3375

Portland, OR 97208