The Festival of Trees opens at the St. Rose of Lima Volunteer Hall, 311 S. Central Ave., in Safford immediately after the Dec. 10 Downtown Light Parade. On that evening, the St. Rose Youth Group will be selling green chile burros, popcorn balls and pickles.
Christmas Trees decorated around the theme of Emmanuel: God With Us will be on display Saturday, Dec. 10, 7 to 9 p.m. , then Monday, Dec. 12, through Friday, Dec. 16. Weekday hours are 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. During the week, the Catholic Daughters will have burros and baked goods, along with boutique and miscellaneous items available to purchase.
All are welcome to view the beautiful trees entered by our local community.