Tickets for the 1997 Kootenai Medical Center Foundation’s Festival of Trees gala went on sale this week.
In the first 24 hours, more than half of the 600 available tickets were sold for the premier event.
The gala includes dining and dancing, plus an auction when several beautifully decorated Christmas trees will be sold. The gala is set from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. Nov. 29.
Tickets are $75 and can be purchased by credit card by calling the KMC Foundation office at 666-2345 or in person at the foundation office at the hospital, 2003 Lincoln Way.
The festival has raised more than $603,000 in the past eight years.
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