Schedule

2014 Festival of Trees

Friday, November 7, 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! Sponsored by The Acne Treatment Center and Gifts for Our Community.

October 30-November 22 – 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 28, 29 and 30  – Festival of Trees at the Vancouver Hilton Hotel!

All the trees will be on display. The Talking Tree will be speaking. Family scavenger hunt. Entertainment galore. A special Vancouver Farmers Market – Holiday Market will be down the hall on Saturday and Sunday (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.). Tree viewing sponsored by Vesta Hospitality. Admission is free. Suggested donation $5 per family.

Festival Tree Viewing:

  • Friday, November 28, 10 a.m. to 9 pm
  • Saturday, November 29, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 30, Noon to 4 p.m.

November 28 – 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 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. – Loci Locomotive Rides – Vancouver Hilton/Esther Short Park. Free rides around the park. Sponsored by Fidelity National Title.
  • 4 p.m. – Vancouver Community Band Concert – Vancouver Hilton. Free, donations requested. Sponsored by New Phoenix & Last Frontier Casinos.
  • 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. Sponsored by Davidson Insurance.

November 29 – Special added attractions!

  • 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Pets with Santa – Free. Bring your own camera. Sponsored by A Dog’s Best Friend.
  • 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. – Loci Train Rides around Esther Short Park – Free. Sponsored by Fidelity National Title

November 30 – 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 gifts and $100 cash included. 4 p.m. Raffle sponsor is Cost Less Auto Parts.