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Kris Kringle and Festival of Trees Winners:

Winners of the Kris Kringle Coloring Contest

Congratulations to our Kris Kringle Coloring Contest winners! HS-Grade 1 - Mia Kavanaugh, Grade 2-3 - Dominick Maisonneuve, Grade 4-6 - Ava Stanton. Thank you to everyone who submitted a coloring contest poster and to the Redwater Art Society for being our judges!

Festival of Trees Winners

Finally, what you have all been waiting for - the winners of the Festival of Trees! A big thank you to Les Dorosh and Connie Butcher for encouraging everyone to vote for their favorite trees. In total we had over 180 ballots so it took a while to tally them up. The winners were: BEST OVERALL - The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 251 with 56 votes, followed by the Wild Rose Mamas Red Hatters with 19 and the Redwater Arboretum Society with 17 votes. BEST YOUTH - Ochre Park School with 112 votes, followed by Redwater School with 36 votes and Redwater 4H with 17 votes. BEST THEME - Redwater Health Center Auxiliary with 40 votes, followed by the Lions Club of Redwater with 29 votes and the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 251 with 28 votes. BEST HANDMADE - Redwater Home Hardware with 47 votes followed by Redwater Museum with 41 votes, Friends of the Redwater Public Library with 37 votes and Redwater Art Society with 33 votes. All of the trees were absolutely amazing! To each of the schools, community groups and businesses who designed and presented their tree for everyone to enjoy - you played an integral part in making the Festival of Trees the huge success it was! Thank you for your support!!

To view some of the coloring contest posters and Festival of Trees presented please click below:

Poster A Poster B Poster C  
Tree A Tree B Tree C Tree D