McHaffey Opera House Invites the Public to a Christmas Tree Wanderland

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Eldon, Iowa – McHaffey Opera House in Eldon is hosting a Christmas Tree Wanderland December 6th through 8th. The free event is a thank you to the community for the continuing support of the opera house projects throughout the year.


Over 100 decorated trees and holiday vignettes will be on display to put you in the Christmas spirit. Seating is available to enjoy live piano music and complimentary snacks. A bake sale and gift shop will also be open throughout the weekend.


Hours are December 6th 9 AM to 5 PM; December 7th 9 AM to 8 PM, and December 8th 11 AM to 3 PM.


On December 8th in the Opera House auditorium, there will be a screening of Polar Express at 1 PM.  Everyone is welcome.


The opera house will also be selling copies of the 2020 calendar with vintage local photographs for $8. Any profits will benefit the maintenance and restoration of the 1891 McHaffey Opera House.