Schedule

2016 Vancouver Rotary Foundation Festival of Trees

Friday, November 4, 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. Stop by for hot chocolate and cider and view the trees. Raffle tickets for the trees will be available!

November 4 – November 19 – The Earlybird Tree Preview at Divine Consign!

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

November 25 – 27  – 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 model train exhibit. Entertainment galore. Admission is free. Suggested donation $5 per family.

Festival Tree Viewing:

  • Friday, November 25, 10 a.m. to 9 pm
  • Saturday, November 26, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 27, Noon to 4 p.m.

November 25-27 – Non-Stop Entertainment in the Hilton!
including Vancouver Community Concert Band on Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m.

November 25 – Vancouver Rotary Community Tree Lighting and Post- Concert!

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:

  • 5:15 p.m – The Vancouver Rotary Community Tree Lighting ceremony starts with live music from Touch of Class Chorale, elves and fun. It all builds up to the arrival of Santa at 6 p.m.!
  • 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 26 – 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 26-27 – Vancouver Farmers Market – Holiday Market

A special Vancouver Farmers Market – Holiday Market will be down the hall on Friday ( 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.), Saturday (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) and Sunday (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.). Stop by to do your holiday shopping. Lots of beautiful crafts!

November 27 – 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!