Hailey, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) Up in Hailey, the Life Church sponsored a free family event, known as the Live Nativity.
Around 40 participants took part in the production that featured a choir and live animals.
The event was held at the Life Church property across from Albertsons.
It's been in the works for a few months now and the goal was to reenact the birth of Christ.
Daniel Bernhard who plays "this is just a way for us to be thankful and celebrate Christmas and what Christmas is really all about. We're anticipating quite a good group of people to come out and share with us. We're hoping for a successful event tonight."
Everyone who attended Sunday night's festivities was encouraged to bring a canned item to replenish local food banks.