Deck the Magnificent Halls; Deck the Magnificent Halls. Reitz Home celebrates 36th year as a Christmas season destination says Evansville resident Doug Patberg, who has beautified the Reitz Museum 34 of 36 years. He serves as the chairman of the Reitz Home Museum Victorian Christmas.
Doug Patberg knows how to keep several plates spinning at once — enough to put on a gathering for 250 people to be exact. The event and wedding coordinator began collecting vintage china to use for corporate and private functions about 15 years ago.