Avera McKennan hosts Jingle Bell Baby Holiday Homes Tour
Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center will host the 2010 Jingle Bell Baby Holiday Homes tour at 4:30 – 8:30 p.m. on Friday, December 3rd and 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 4th.
Join friends and staff at Avera McKennan Neonatal Intensive Care Unity as they host this self-guided tour of homes decorated for the holidays by top interior designers and florists. Proceeds benefit patients and families at Avera Children's Hospital & Clinics. Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased at the door. For advance tickets, please call the Avera McKennan Foundation at (605) 322-8900.
"We invite the community to come and explore some beautifully decorated homes," says Kelli Fagerness, event coordinator and registered nurse in the Avera McKennan NICU. "In keeping with the mission of Avera, our friends and neighbors have graciously opened up their one-of-a-kind homes to celebrate this wondrous season and benefit a cause close to everyone's heart.
HOMES ON THE TOUR
"Holiday Sleigh Ride" (2208 W. Sleigh Creek Trail)
This grand home built in 2005 graced the 2005 Sioux Empire Parade of Homes and is now opening its doors to guests to view a unique display of holiday designs by Josephine's Unique Floral.
Home of: Dr. Dosado (Western Ave. and 69th St.area)
"Simply Seasonal on Sunflower" (5101 S. Sunflower Trail)
Simply perfect… what better way to describe this stunning Parade of Homes winner built in 2004. Known for classic cues and one-of-a-kind accessories, this stately home is decked out by Simply Perfect in tasteful holiday designs with a twist of whimsy.
Home of: Sarah DuBois (57th St. and Western Ave. area)
"House of Christmas" (2304 S. Pepper Ridge Avenue)
An extensive sparkling Christmas village featuring exquisite detail perfectly complements the twelve Christmas trees donning various themes. From classic Victorian to a whimsical Santa Claus theme, this lovely home is a haven for holiday décor.
Home of: Kristi Hupp (26th St. and Sycamore Ave. area)
"Winter Wonderland" (6804 W. Brighton Circle)
Transformed into a Winter Wonderland, this two-story home features a different holiday theme in every room and eight themed Christmas trees. Sure to delight, come explore over 3000 square feet of holiday décor!
Home of: Kelli Fagerness (32nd St. and Sertoma Ave. area)
"A Griswold Christmas" (3701 S. Mesquite Avenue)
Who said less is more? Feel like you're on a Christmas vacation with this over-the-top Clark-inspired home. Get your chuckles and see just how far one will go to make a holiday statement with their décor!
Home of: Angie Maag (49th St. and Sycamore Ave. area)
For more information www.AveraMcKennanFoundation.org