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2018 Festival of Trees
November 29 - December 1
We are thrilled to announce the 5th Annual Festival of Trees, occurring from November 29th to December 1st! This festival commences the holiday season for the Gainesville community and benefits the Children’s Miracle Network Hospital at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital.
Thursday, November 29th – Festival of Trees VIP Preview Party:
– $40 per person
– Cocktail attire
– Purchase tickets through giving.UFHealth.org/Trees
– Enjoy holiday treats, beverages, special guests and the exclusive opportunity to make the first bid or “buy it now” on any one of our fully decorated trees. Produced by Keith Watson Events.
Friday, November 29th, & Saturday, December 1st – Festival of Trees Showcase:
Open to the public for a suggested donation at the door. Children must be accompanied by an adult. A family-friendly showcase of trees and wreaths decorated for the holidays. Place a bid through your smartphone to keep an eye on the silent auction from your phone or home computer. The silent auction ends Saturday night, and trees and wreaths will be delivered Sunday, December 2nd.
Please join us in welcoming the holiday season by supporting the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals!