Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Dozens of Rochester residents spent Sunday getting ready for Christmas at Mayowood.

Organizations, businesses and individuals sponsor trees and other decorative settings that will be on display for those who take part in the upcoming Christmas tours at the historic Mayowood mansion.

The annual event is organized by the Olmsted County History Center as a fundraising event.

The tours will be offered November 5 - December 11 and reservations are required. Tickets are available at the History Center (507) 282-9447.  Prices are $20 for adults and $10 for children ages 5 - 12.  There is no admission charge for children ages 4 and under.