- By Dana Sparks
Minnesota Christmas Tree Trekking to the U.S. Capitol
Mayo Clinic and the Rochester Downtown Alliance are teaming up to host the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree on Friday, Nov. 7, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. CST, on Peace Plaza in Rochester, Minn. The event is free to the public, and all are invited to participate in the festivities. Although the tree will depart between 2:30 and 3 p.m., the celebration will continue until 6 p.m.