There was plenty to see and do at the 2018 Festival of Trees for the St Joseph's Hospital Foundation.

The Breakfast with Santa was a great event with many activities to keep the children busy. There was a great turnout with many people who enjoyed the food. The Estevan Power Dodge Bruins were there helping out by making pancakes, helping Santa and helping out with the other activities such as crafts, games and the bouncing castles. A few Minions showed up to entertain the kids as well.

All of the proceeds from our whole event of the Festival of Trees is going to St. Joseph Hospital, it's one of our biggest fundraisers of the year," shared Travis Frank from the St. Joseph's Hospital Foundation.

"I think this year by far has been our biggest year, so that's really exciting and that money will go towards our Hospital."

"We had a great turnout, it's packed on the Affinity Place floor with kids who are all excited and all over the place, Santa has a huge line up so it's great."


On Saturday night they held the Gala Dinner For the Festival of Trees and the meal was great and everyone had a great time. There was live music by Spenny & The Jets as well as a Live Auction from Mack Auction. The night was one to remember.



The Senior's tea was also a great success

As was the inaugural Candycane Lane


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