My Town: Akron Holiday Tree Festival

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AKRON, Ohio — The Akron Children’s Hospital is hosting its annual holiday festival in downtown Akron.

The 33rd annual Holiday Tree Festival will be held November 22 through November 30 at the John S. Knight Center.

The Holiday Tree Festival will be open Monday through Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday (Thanksgiving) from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Admission to the festival is free.

This year’s Holiday Tree Festival will feature 157 decorated trees, as well as wreaths, garlands and other decorations. Each item is donated by a local organization and available for sale. All sales from the festival will benefit the festival.

In its 33 years, the Holiday Tree Festival has generated more than $4.7 million to benefit the Akron Children’s Hospital.

For more information about the Holiday Tree Festival, click here.

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