In just a few short week the Christmas Holidays will be upon us. Spending time with Friends, Family and Loved ones is a special way to celebrate this time of the year. It is also the time of year to help those less fortunate. Helping Hands of Rockwall County has 3 fun events that will ultimately help those in need this time of the year.
Last year Rockwall Helping Hands started it’s Home for the Holidays events to benefit the thousands of people who depend on them. This year the events will be bigger and better.
The Holiday Vendor Fair will be held on Saturday November 5th from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Harbor District in Rockwall Texas. Vendors from all over North Texas will be selling unique items perfect for Christmas gifts and other special occasions. This is a great opportunity to shop for that special Christmas Gift while benefiting Helping Hands.
The second event is the Festival of Trees. Local businesses and organizations have the opportunity to submit their own decorated trees to create a Winter Wonderland at the Hilton Bella Harbor! What a great way to bring attention to your group or business by decorating a Rockwall Christmas Tree for this wonderful cause! Sponsors donate their tree to be auctioned off at Home for the Holidays Gala on November 5th. Be creative and have fun with your Christmas Tree., The public will vote for and bid on favorites on Saturday based on the following categories:
Show Trees 8 to 10 ft.
Floor Trees 6 to 8 ft.
Small Trees Under 5 ft.
Aisle of Wreaths Minimum wreath size is 16” in diameter. Door swags are also accepted.
Click here for more information on the Festival of Trees.
The Home for the Holidays Gala will be held on Saturday Night November 5th at the Hilton Bella Harbor. This event will cap off the Rockwall Home for the Holidays events with a live band, great food, and the opportunity to bid on great gift items and the Festival of Trees Custom Decorated Rockwall Christmas Trees. Last year this event was a huge success for Rockwall Helping Hands and this year promises to be an even better event than last year.
Come feel the magic at Home for the Holidays, where Christmas lights don’t just sparkle, they inspire a message for those in need this holiday season through Rockwall County Helping Hands.
Bring your family to the Hilton Bella Harbor and Rockwall Harbor District Saturday, November 5th and share in the wonder of the large display of decorated Rockwall Christmas Trees, Holiday Market, Gala and Santa! Get the Christmas spirit by bringing a new, unwrapped toy for the annual Helping Hands toy drive.