Cindy Gardner of Sunflower Flats decorates a tree
sponsored by Pacific Restaurant
| The Festival is the only fundraiser the Museum holds for itself each year. This year’s proceeds will go toward the installation of a permanent restroom at the
Museum’s property at Kilchis Point Reserve. “We have many of our talented decorators returning again this year to create beautiful Christmas trees,” said
Festival Committee member Carla Albright.
“We love seeing the various themed trees and the unique ways they can be decorated.” Also available for bidding
in the Santa’s Pack portion of the auction will be Christmas-themed wreathes, centerpieces, tabletop trees and items donated by area businesses and
individuals. New this year will be The North Pole, an area on the second floor of the Museum with additional full-sized trees, auction items, wine and
|The Gala Event and Silent Auction will be held from 5:30 to 8:15 PM on Friday, December 11, 2015. Tickets are $30 in advance and $35 at the door, “But we
have sold out several days in advance the last two years, so it is best get your tickets early,” Albright reminded. Ticket price includes two glasses of
wine, heavy hors d’oeuvres by Pacific Restaurant, and the opportunity to win a door prize.
For more information, contact the Pioneer Museum at 503.842.4553.
Ocean theme from The Pearl Studio in 2014