Things to Do

Learn more about the things to do and the facilities that will make up the Festival of Trees celebration. We’re also maintaining a Frequently Asked Questions list that you can read for more information.

12 Days of Christmas Raffle

12 Days of Christmas Raffle

Festival of Trees is SO excited to announce that THIS year, we're raffling, not one.. but a handful of goodies that anyone would love to find under the Christmas tree.  Tickets this year are only $10 apiece and we'll be drawing winners near the end...
Big Fun Kidz Zone

Big Fun Kidz Zone

At Festival of Trees, we want to be sure there's something fun for the entire family to do.  So we're cooking up a huge Kids zone that we're affectionately calling the Big Fun Kidz Zone.  Located in the Cane Island Amenity Village Amphitheater,...
Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa

The Breakfast with Santa Celebration is the official kickoff event for Festival of Trees and is a separate VIP ticket.  Festival of Trees tickets will not gain you entry.  The Breakfast with Santa Celebration is taking place at The Ballard House...
Designer Workshop

Designer Workshop

One of the benefits of sponsoring a Tree at Festival of Trees is an automatic invite to the Holiday Designer Workshop held annually at The Ballard House.  Our Designer Workshop is a holiday themed, fun-filled event where attendees will learn some...
Holiday Gala

Holiday Gala

Brand new to the Festival of Trees this year is our Holiday Gala , presented by Alku Modern Jewelers .  This is a VIP event that requires a separate ticket, and only 200 total are being sold, so reserve your seats quickly! Join the festival organizers,...
Holiday Market

Holiday Market

The Festival of Trees Holiday Market is your opportunity to find unique crafts, jewelry, foods and gifts from our great selection of unique vendors, all while enjoying the festivities, performances and food on-site.  we're expecting to host over...
Live Entertainment

Live Entertainment

A festival just isn't a festival without live entertainment.  Our main stage will be located under the Tree House at the Cane Island Amenity Village and we're working hard to put together lineup including choirs, ensembles, bands, cheerleaders,...
Parade of Trees

Parade of Trees

The Parade of Trees is THE marquee event at Festival of Trees.  We invite families, businesses, community groups, and civic organizations to sponsor a tree or wreath then invite them to Designer Days, a one day social event where representatives...
Photos with Santa

Photos with Santa

Before you let the kids scramble off to the Big Fun Kidz Zone , stop by and meet Jolly Old St. Nick and get their photos with Santa.  We have it on good authority that he'll be making an early appearance at the Festival of Trees before retreating...