Nativity display includes contributions from Newcastle

December 1, 2011

NEW — 11:30 a.m. Dec. 1, 2011

The annual Festival of the Nativities event, sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will host a display of more than 500 nativity sets from around the world.

The display will feature contributions by residents of Newcastle, Issaquah, North Bend, Snoqualmie and Bellevue. Special choral performances will be provided by the Seattle Bell Choir and offer family activities for children of all ages.

The event is from 6-9 p.m. Dec. 1, noon to 9 p.m. Dec. 2  and 3, and 12:30-6:30 p.m. Dec 4. The event is free and open to the public.

The display is located off of Interstate 90, across from Bellevue College and behind the LDS temple, 15205 S.E. 28th St.