WATCH: Full interview with Connie Chavez, Executive Director of the Carrie Tingley Hospital Foundation
by: Allison Keys
Posted: Nov 16, 2021 / 11:29 AM MSTUpdated November 16, 2021 / 11:29 AM MST
ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) – The Carrie Tingley Hospital Foundation is bringing back the Festival of Trees, and this year, expect all kinds of sights and sounds to get you in the festive mood. Foundation director Connie Chavez provides information about this year’s Festival of Trees.
The Carrie Tingley Hospital Foundation was established to provide additional programs and services to support permanently disabled children and their families.
The organization’s annual fundraising event, Festival of Trees, is returning after its 2020 hiatus due to COVID-19. The three day event includes a Jingle & Mingle Gala, an Ugly Sweater Dance Party and a Reindeer Romp Children’s Party.
The Festival of Trees begins on Friday, December 3rd and lasts through Sunday, December 5th, 2021. All events take place at the Uptown Marriott in 2101 Louisiana NE, Albuquerque. For more information on the Festival of Trees or to purchase tickets for the events, visit festivaloftreesnm.org.