Holiday Home Tour Extends Hours, Festival Of Trees Highlight This Weekends Holiday Activities

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Charles City, Iowa – Enjoy the spirit of the holidays and take in the festive and unique décor of seven different residences around town during the 2018 “There’s No Place Like Home For The Holidays Home Tour” in Charles City this Friday.

The holiday home tour will feature seven local homes decorated in their own styles and traditions, as well as a stop at the community’s Festival of Trees site at Otto’s Oasis. The tour will run from 12:30-4:30

The Festival of Trees, a collection of very uniquely decorated trees by a variety of non-profit organizations around town, will be open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 1313 Gilbert St.

Festival of Trees viewers are encouraged to vote for their favorite(s) by leaving a donation in the kettles beneath the trees, with all proceeds going to benefit those respective organizations.

There is no admission cost to the Festival of Trees, while there is a 10 dollar admission when you get your ticket in advance and a 15 dollar ticket the day of.  They’re available at 401 North Main St., as well as Otto’s Oasis and the Hy-Vee service counter.