The Festival of Trees
Date: November 23rd, 3:00 pm - November 26th, 11:30pm
Venue: London Covent Garden Market, Market Upstairs
Location: LondonMore Info
The Ontario Lung Association will host it’s 7th Annual Festival of Trees from Thursday, November 23rd to Sunday, November 26th. The Festival of Trees will take place at the London Covent Garden Market in the upstairs.
“Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” Decorating Party Tuesday, Nov.21st (3 pm – 6 pm)
All tree sponsors will be invited to bring their ornaments and their associates to decorate their raffle entry on the Upper Level of the Market. We will provide snacks and holiday music during this exciting team building event. Once decorated, the tree will remain on display with corporate recognition signage throughout the festival. Festival organizers will present awards to those companies that best capture the spirit of this unique fundraiser. Festival patrons will also be asked to vote in a “People’s Choice” category.
“The First Noel” Preview Night Wednesday November 22nd (6 pm to 9 pm)
Festival of Trees sponsors and supporters will be invited to join us for an exclusive opportunity to preview the various elements of the festival. Preview Night attendees will be treated to holiday entertainment, an art show, appetizers and beverages and have the first opportunity to purchase raffle tickets for the trees. Preview Night attendees will also have an exclusive opportunity to participate in door prize draws.
“Charity Raffle” Wednesday November 25 – November 29th (8 am to 6 pm daily)
Volunteer elves will be on-site all day, every day to help you with your raffle ticket purchases. Patrons can purchase raffle tickets ($5 each or 3 for $10) and place their tickets in the gift box adjacent to the item they wish to win. Raffle participants can win fully decorated trees and wreaths as well as a number of items donated by local businesses. A limited number of raffle tickets are sold right up until 3:30 pm on Sunday, November 26th , 2017. All winners will be drawn at 3:30 pm on Sunday, November 26, 2017. Prize winners will be called immediately so they can collect their winnings on Sunday or Monday.
“Santa’s Secret Shoppe” Thursday November 23rd – Sunday November 26th (9 am to 6 pm daily)
The Secret Santa Shoppe offers an opportunity for children and adults to purchase a variety of quality gifts for family and friends. Each item is priced $5 or less and only children at heart are permitted in the store! Each purchase is kept secret by our volunteer elves with complimentary on-site gift-wrapping!
“Soupendous Lunch” Friday November 24th, 2015 (11:30 am to 2 pm)
Local Market venders will compete for the Best Soup. Event goers will have the opportunity to taste competing soups prepared by local chefs, help judges pick winners — and enjoy entertainment and other fun for $5.
“Fun for the Family” Saturday November 28th – Sunday November 29th
The Kids Corner will be located near “Santa’s Secret Shoppe.” Children can create one of the many holiday-themed crafts with their parents or can choose to decorate a gingerbread cookie for $2.
“Breakfast with Santa” Saturday November 25th , 2015 (9:30 am to 12:30 pm)
What holiday event would be complete without a visit from the jolly man himself! Guests can enjoy a hot breakfast with Santa and his elves in the food court. Tickets are only $5.00 each and include a pancake breakfast. After breakfast, the families can join Santa to view the trees and participate in the other activities.
For more details visit onlung.ca