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FOT Brown gold with ropeA Benefit Gala Event to Support Special Olympics Wyoming

The 29th Annual Festival of Trees was an amazing holiday occasion again this year!

Our sponsors and the Casper community  were  so very generous with their support. This event showcased some of the best food Casper has to offer,and the talents of the tree designers resulted in some truly wonderful holiday magic. 

2018 Will be the 30th  anniversary of this amazing event.Save the date, the committee will be working  to make this landmark year extra special.

Tuesday, November 27 2018 
5:30 pm to 9:00 p.m.

Description of Event:

Festival of Trees – This annual event is an auction of fully decorated Christmas trees, wreaths, centerpieces, trips and items donated by individuals or local businesses, to be purchased by the public. The Christmas trees are live auctioned with a silent auction of about 60 unique pakages is also going on. The wonderful food is always one of the highlights of the evening.

2017 Festival of Trees Fact Sheet


To raise much needed funds and awareness for Special Olympics Wyoming programs statewide while educating an audience of more than 400 guests about the mission of Special Olympics Wyoming.

If you have questions about the Festival of Trees or Teddy Bear Tea please contact Bill Junge.

2017 Sponsors:

We thank the following generous sponsors  who support our efforts.


McMurray Foundation
Channel 13
K2 Radio



First Interstate Bank
Eickhoff Family
Zimmerman Family Foundation
Star Tribune Casper


P Hawk Coffee
Flour Bin
Hq Bbq
Jersey Mikes
On The Border
Texas Roadhouse
Ramkota Logo
Hilton Garden Inn
C85 Pump Room
C85 Wonder Bar


Silver Medal Sponsors

Double 4 Foundation

Jonah Bank of Wyoming

The Martin Family

Central Wyoming Fairgrounds

Oil City News


Poplar Wine & Spirits

Stewart Moving

TW Foundation

Wold Oil Properties

Blue Ribbon Sponsors

Elkhorn Valley Rehabilitation Hospital

Goolsby, Finley, and Associates LLC


Laneige Bridal & Tuxedo

Lenhart, Mason & Associates


Mountain States Lithograph

Outlaw RV Repair



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Date of Event:

Sunday, November 25th, 2018 - 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location of Event:

Industrial Building, Central Wyoming Fairgrounds

Description of Event:

An afternoon to bring children together to visit with and have your picture taken with Santa and Mrs. Claus; bring a new Teddy Bear for our traditional “Teddy Bear” tree; enjoy strolling among the decorated auction trees; sip flavored teas and eat warm cookies. Most of all, vote for your favorite tree. We have a special appearance from the Dream Upon a Princess team.


To raise awareness for Special Olympics Wyoming programs statewide, promote the Festival of Trees and determine the People Choice award.


The donation of one new Teddy Bear.

 2017 Teddy Bear Tea Sponsors

Foss Motors Inc.

American Title Agency

ANB Bank

Automation Electronics, Inc.

Craig & Susan Thomas Foundation 

Crum Electric Supply Co.

First American Title Insurance of
    Natrona & Converse County

Hilltop National Bank

Kirkwood Oil & Gas

Rocky Mountain Power


River Valley Builders

Williams, Porter, Day, & Neville, P.C.

Wyoming Machinery Company

Wyoming Medical Center


Help us fulfill a dream!

All athletes are able to participate free of charge thanks to the generosity of our supporters. Contributions are needed to offer athletic, developmental, health and social opportunities.