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Idaho Falls • November 18-22, 2024


This year's Theme

"Candy Cane Lane"

The Festival of Trees is a fundraiser to benefit DWI (Development Workshop, Inc.), dedicated to enriching the lives and independence of persons with disabilities at DWI and the greater Idaho Falls community.

A Big Thank You to all of our great volunteers, performers and everyone who came out to support the 2023 Festival of Trees!  See you next year!


Calling all Volunteers

It takes many people to make Festival of Trees a success. We need Baked Goods Donations and Festival Volunteers.

If you would like to donate to the Bakery, please click on the link below.

Bakery Donation

  If you would like to volunteer at the Festival, please click on the link below.

Volunteer Sign Up Page






We are seeking Sponsors for the 2023 Festival of Trees

If you are interested in becoming a Sponsor of the 2023 Festival of Trees and have your first pick of the trees, please click the button for a copy of the Sponsorship Packet.

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Common Questions About Festival of Trees This Year

Yes, Festival of Trees is back in person this year. It will be held at the Elk's Lodge in Idaho Falls, 640 E. Elva St.   Monday November 13th through Friday November 17th.

Keep checking back for more updates!

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There are multiple ways for your business to become involved with the Festival of Trees. Please download this packet to see our sponsorship levels and packages. Once you've filled out the Sponsorship form in the packet, you can mail it or drop it off at Development Workshop Inc., 555 W. 25th Street Idaho Falls, Idaho 83402. You can also just email it to Mike O'Bleness at

There are a list of requirements to decorate a tree, door display, mantle display or mini tree.

Misty is the point of contact for those items and she can be contacted by call or text at (208) 200-1189 or email:

If you or your organization is interested in performing at the event, please email the Entertainment Committee at

Ticket Prices for 2023

Age                                                      Price

0-3 Years Old Free
4-17 Years Old $4.00
18-59 Years Old $5.00
60+ Years old $4.00
Family Pass (under 1 roof) $20.00
Individuals with a disability $1.00 / Their Caregiver - $0
Performers (Day of Perf.) $0
Per Person (any age) $15.00
Family (under 1 roof) $40.00

Presale tickets are for Individual Single Day only.  Single Day Family, All Multi Day and Individuals with a Disability need to be purchased at the door. 



Proceeds to benefit persons with disabilities in the greater Idaho Falls area and DWI in their mission to help those achieve their chosen level of independence.

November 13-17, 2023          Elk's Lodge of Idaho Falls   640 E. Elva St.  

Monday:  12 Noon - 9:00 PM

Tuesday-Friday: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

We are pleased to have all of the same tree categories for sale this year:

  • Mini Trees - these precious little trees are anywhere from 1.5 to 3 feet tall and beautifully decorated with all sorts of unique themes
  • Door Displays - this could mean a wreath for the front door or a larger display for your front porch
  • Fireplace Mantle Displays - these are beautifully designed displays ready to be placed upon your mantle to give your home a holiday feel
  • Full-Sized Trees - something for everyone, these trees are anywhere form 4 to 9 feet tall. Each one is decorated in a stunning theme by a decorator and ready to come home to you.
  • Grandma's Kitchen will be turning out great food for your visit.
  • The craft booths are back with beautiful items for you to get your holiday shopping started.
  • For the young at heart, Santa's Gift Shop will have gifts that are available to purchase.

You can view the trees at the Elks Lodge at the event from November 13th through the 17th.

If you want to buy a tree or other item, you can visit the Elks Lodge and purchase or place a bid on the trees available.

Our trees have a "Buy Me Now" price or can be bid on through a Silent Auction taking place until 5:00 P.M. on Friday November 17th.

The price depends on the item. A Mini Tree is the lowest priced item, then Door Displays, and Mantle Displays. Our Full-Sized Trees are the highest priced, but are priced according to size and how much is put into them.

Items can range form $40 to $2500

A big thanks to our

Platinum and Gold Sponsors!


Thanks to our

Silver and Bronze Sponsors!