2015 Festival of Trees

Friday, November 6, 5 p.m.  to 9 p.m. Earlybird Tree Preview Reception During Artwalk!

Stop by Divine Consign, 904 Main Street, in downtown Vancouver to preview the Festival trees. Share a glass of wine and view the trees. Raffle tickets for the trees will be available!

October 29 – November 21 – The Earlybird Tree Preview at Divine Consign!

The beautiful trees will be on display throughout the first three weeks in November at Divine Consign, Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Raffle tickets available!

November 27 – 29  – Festival of Trees at the Vancouver Hilton Hotel!

All the trees will be on display for three days. Chat with the popular Talking Tree! Enjoy the family scavenger hunt in the Trees. See the new model train exhibit. Entertainment galore. Admission is free. Suggested donation $5 per family.

Festival Tree Viewing:

  • Friday, November 27, 10 a.m. to 9 pm
  • Saturday, November 28, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 29, Noon to 4 p.m.

November 27-29 – Non-Stop Entertainment in the Hilton!

Friday, November 27

11 a.m. – Prune Hill Elementary Choir
12 noon – Sarah J. Anderson Elementary Choir
1 p.m. – TBA
2 p.m. – Evergreen Dance Academy
3:30 p.m. – Vancouver Community Band
5 p.m. – Tree Lighting in Esther Short Park
6:20 p.m. – Vancouver Pops Orchestra

Saturday, November 28

10 a.m. – Virtuosity Dancers
11 a.m. – Chinook Elementary Choir
12 noon – Fruit Valley Elementary Choir
1 p.m. – Dance Works
2 p.m. – Columbia River Chorus (Sweet Adelines)
3 p.m. – Dance Fusion NW
4 p.m. – Claudette Walker School of Dance
5 p.m. – Hello Vancouver! featuring Groove Nation, Santa Claus and other Special Guests

Sunday, November 29

1 p.m. – Southwest Washington Scottish Country Dancers
2 p.m. – Felida Elementary School Choir
3 p.m. – Northwest Harmony Chorus (Sweet Adelines)
4 p.m. – Raffle Drawings for the Trees!

November 27 – Vancouver Rotary Community Tree Lighting with Pre- and Post- Concerts!

Be there when thousands of lights come alive on Vancouver’s community tree in Esther Short Park. Santa will be there. Lots of events including:

  • 3:30 p.m. – Vancouver Community Concert Band – In the Hilton
  • 5:15 p.m – The Vancouver Rotary Community Tree Lighting ceremony starts with live music from the combined high school choirs, elves and fun. It all builds up to the arrival of Santa!
  • 6 p.m. – The Tree is Lit! Sponsored by Waste Connections and the City of Vancouver.
  • 6:20 p.m. – Vancouver Pops Orchestra Concert – Vancouver Hilton. Free, donations requested.

November 28 – Hello Vancouver Holiday Spectacular! 5 p.m., Hilton

Produced by High Five Media, Vancouver’s own local variety and talk show comes to the Festival of Trees for the first time! You are in for a treat when you attend a Hello Vancouver! show!

November 28-29 – Vancouver Farmers Market – Holiday Market

A special Vancouver Farmers Market – Holiday Market will be down the hall on Saturday (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.) and Sunday (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.). Stop by to do your holiday shopping. Lots of beautiful crafts!

November 29 – 4 p.m. – Raffle of 12 Festival Tree Packages

Buy your raffle tickets ($5 each) and you could win one of 12 beautiful trees with fabulous gifts. If you win, your holiday shopping could be complete!