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The Fourth Annual Tinsel Tree Challenge with Graff Bay City at Pere Marquette Depot is Fun for the Whole Family!

Bringing the holiday spirit to Bay City is the Tinsel Tree Challenge, where many fun festivities will take place. Celebrate the holiday season with us and help raise money to support your local school. Join us for this entertaining event to check out all of the festive decorated trees on December 17th at Pere Marquette Depot starting at 10am. Show your support for our schools by attending the event to vote for your favorite tree decorated by our local classrooms.

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Join in on the Holiday Spirit and Support Local Schools with the Tinsel Tree Challenge!

During our fourth annual Tinsel Tree Challenge event, help support local schools by joining in on the merriment. Trees will be decorated by our local classrooms on December 16th, and then on December 17th, there will be a live auction at 2pm. Vote for your favorite decorated tree, $1 per voting ticket. Your ticket to vote is also your entry into the raffle. Doors open at 10am on December 17th, with free holiday goodies and crafts for kids, a live DJ and Holiday Karaoke, photos with Santa, and more! Then at 2pm the awards ceremony and raffle will take place.

Support your local school and help raise money for our classrooms by participating in this Christmas Tinsel Tree Challenge at Pere Marquette Depot with Graff Bay City! Over 35 ornate trees will be raffled off during the event. Come see all of the beautifully decorated trees!

Share In This Fun Event With Us!

  • December 16th from 3pm – 6pm, tree decorating will take place.
  • December 17th at 10am doors will open to the public for the event.
  • Participate in the live auction on December 17th from 10am-2pm by voting for your favorite tree.
  • Enjoy free holiday goodies, crafts for kids, a live DJ, holiday karaoke, photos with Santa, and more!
  • Official Awards Ceremony and Raffle at 2pm!

Raise money for your local school!

  • More votes means more money for your school/classroom
  • The number of raffle tickets will directly reflect the donation to your school

For questions, please contact Stephanie Maier at thetinseltreechallenge@gmail.com.