The Advocates for Developmental Disabilities of Steele County host their 27th annual Festival of Trees on Friday, November 17. Doors open at 7:30PM at the Owatonna Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites.

There will be 50 Christmas trees all decorated with a different theme.  There will be 10 decorated fresh wreathes up for bids along with a silent auction. Auction items include around 100 themed baskets. There will be a Wall of Wine and new this year Spin the Bottle which features craft beers.

Ryan Gillespie will sing holiday songs during the festival.

Tickets are $30 and are on sale at HyVee, Cash Wise and Kottke Jewelers and also at the door.

The trees will be left up for the public to view through Saturday, November 25.

All funds raised stay in Steele County to provide services and assistance to those with developmental disabilities.

Executive Director Lori Running takes a look at some of the themes being used this year in decorating the trees.