Eldon, Iowa – McHaffey Opera House in Eldon will be holding their annual Christmas Tree Wanderland Dec. 7,8, & 9. This is a free event that is presented as a “Thank You” to the community for the ongoing support of the opera house restoration project. The opera house is a 127 year old structure that is listed on the National Register of Historic Place and operates as a non-profit organization.
The Christmas Tree Wanderland features over 100 decorated trees and holiday vignettes. Live music will be performed periodically over the week-end. Complimentary snacks will be served and a gift and sweet shop will operate on site.
Hours are: Friday, 8 a.m-5:00; Saturday, 8:00-8:00; and Sunday, 11:00-3:00. At 1:00 a free showing of Polar Express will be presented in the opera house auditorium. The movie is sponsored by McHaffey Opera House, Eldon Public Library, Friends of the Library, Eldon Depot and GATE.
The opera house is located in downtown Eldon and is handicap accessible. Everyone is welcome!