Festival of Trees Celebrated - KULR-8 Television, Billings, MT

Festival of Trees Celebrated

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Thousands of people came out for the 28th Annual Festival of Trees.

Festivities wrapped up with a brunch and music by the Quintessential String Quartet. The event featured an auction of the 40 Christmas trees on display, and services from local businesses were provided.

Proceeds from the event benefit the Family Tree Center. It's an agency that provides various support programs for families in the community. Organizers said approximately half of their operating budget comes from the festival.

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