Special Events

Silver Anniversary Gala

Friday, November 16, 2018 | 5:30 PM to 11:00 PM

Join the Festival as we celebrate our 25thAnniversary with an evening of delightful food, fun, and special entertainment by Michael Amante.

Michael Amante is a celebrated American singer and stage actor whose voice and presence has captivated audiences and critics around the world. He sings a repertoire that ranges from Broadway, American Standards, Gospel and Jazz to the soaring notes of High Opera.

It’s been 25 years of Sharing the Magic, and this is an event you won’t want to miss. Our Silver Anniversary will showcase over 240 sparkling trees – join us as we celebrate all the Festival has done!

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Senior Sundays

Sunday, November 18, 2018 | 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Complimentary admission is offered to all Seniors and Red Hat Members throughout the Festival’s Senior Weekend. Our special guests will enjoy over 240 beautifully decorated trees, a Café featuring everything from snacks to light meals, and the Shops at the Festival for early Holiday shopping.

Santa at the Festival

Santa Claus is always a special guest at the Festival of Trees!  Children of all ages welcome the opportunity to visit Santa and share their Christmas list.

Whether you take your own photographs or take advantage of the wide array of photo options available from our professional photographer, your visit is certain to be a memorable Holiday moment.

Children’s Day at the Festival

Festival Treasures Vendor Fair

Saturday, November 17, 2018 | 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Our Festival Treasures Vendor Fair is a great opportunity to start your Holiday shopping. This year, a select group of vendors will spread out in a large heated tent on the Festival grounds for an exclusive shopping experience. They will be showcasing Christmas accessories, jewelry, handmade soaps, jams and jellies, scarves, delicious treat, candles and much, much more!

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Facebook Friends Nights

Become a Friend of the Festival of Trees on Facebook and enjoy a $2.00 discount on your admission on Monday, November 19th, Monday, November 26th & Monday, December 3rd.

While you’re at the Festival don’t miss our ‘Selfie Stations’ – take your picture and post it on Facebook and Instagram!

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Educators' Day

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 | 12:00 Noon to 9:00 PM

There’s a tradition at the Methuen Festival of Trees – the day before Thanksgiving is Educators’ Day at The Festival. Every Educator will receive a free sheet of raffle tickets (25 chances to take home one of our magnificent trees) with one paid raffle ticket. Bring your school ID or Union Card to receive this complimentary ticket.

Group Visits

Each year, the Festival of Trees welcomes many groups to the Festival. Whether you’re a school or church group, a senior center or health care facility, a tour or professional association, we’re happy to accommodate your visit. In order to make sure we’re ready for you, please contact us to schedule the visit and plan for any special arrangements.

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