Festival of Trees

Presented by Council of 101

The Festival of Trees now in its thirty-second year, transforms the Orlando Museum of Art into a glittering wonderland filled with sparkling trees, vignettes and stunning décor for visitors of all ages. This year’s event is designed with the theme: It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year and will take place the week of November 9-18, 2018. The Orlando Museum of Art will showcase designer Christmas trees of all sizes, holiday vignettes, custom hand designed wreaths and table décor, a gingerbread village, tabletop displays and more. Each piece is designed by Orlando’s finest designers and is available for purchase.

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A glamorous gala night will mark the start of the 9-day event. The Festival continues with daily musical performances, fun family entertainment and delightful programs for all ages throughout the week at the museum. The calendar of special events and tickets will be listed below. Festival of Trees is made possible by Council of 101. All proceeds benefit the Orlando Museum of Art.

For more information, please contact the Council of 101 at 407.896.4231, ext. 254 or by email at councilof101@omart.org.

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Festival of Trees General Admission
November 10-18, 2018

10:00am - 5:00pm, daily

Adult: $15
Children (ages 3-11): $5
Seniors (65 and over): $10
Military personnel and first responders (w/valid ID): $10
Group sales (25+) tickets: $10 must be purchased in advance prior to the start of the Festival by calling 407.896.4231, ext. 254

OMA Members: $10 - discount only valid for adults with a valid Membership card when purchased at the door. Membership MUST be valid at time of purchase. There are no rebates. 

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Special Events

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9
Tree Lighting, Champagne Reception and Gala
6-10:30pm
Cost: $200

Opening Night Gala
7-10:30pm
Cost: $175

A night of glamour at the Museum in a curated holiday wonderland setting with live music, delectable food, and VIP access to designer trees.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10
Breakfast with Santa
8:30-10am
Cost: $30 All Ages

Meet Santa and have breakfast with him, too. Have your picture taken with him and join us in singing Christmas carols and other fun-filled holiday-inspired activities.

Havana Nights
7-10:30pm
Cost: Adults - $45

Join us for an incredible night of music and dancing during the Festival of Trees at the Orlando Museum of Art. There will be a live Latin band, buffet dinner from Pearson's Festival Café, cash bar, party favors, stroll through the Festival of Trees and be inspired by the Nick Cave Feat. exhibition.
 
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13
Festival Salutes Seniors
10am-5pm
Cost: Seniors - $10

A festival day (during the Festival of Trees) designed for seniors ages 65 and older with discounted pricing and entertainment.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14
Rudolph's VIP Pass
5-8:30pm
Cost: $30 All Ages

The VIP pass grants guests an hour of early access to the Reindeer Romp Children's Party.

Reindeer Romp Children's Party
6-8:30pm
Cost: $20 All Ages

With a visit from Santa and different artists and singers, this fun-filled evening event is not only for our loved little ones, but also for the young at heart.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15
India Hicks Pop-up Shop & VIP Reception (limited to 40 tickets)
10-11am
Cost: $125

India Hicks Presentation (limited to 260 tickets)
11am
Cost: $45

Enjoy a special lecture presentation by famed interior decorator India Hicks. Limited to 260 tickets.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16
Ugly Holiday Sweater Date Night
7-10pm
Cost: Adults - $30

Join us for a date night, all geared up in your finest, ugly holiday sweater - enjoying music while strolling through the Festival of Trees and the Museum’s exhibitions. Casual eats and drinks available for purchase in the Festival Café.

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17
Breakfast with Santa
8:30-10am
Cost: $30 All Ages

Meet Santa and have breakfast with him, too. Have your picture taken with him and join us in singing Christmas carols and other fun-filled holiday-inspired activities.

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PARKING

Parking is available on-site for a $7.00 fee. Tickets include admission to current Orlando Museum of Art exhibitions.

 

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Santa's Schedule

Become a NEW MEMBER and receive FREE ADMISSION to the Festival of Trees! Visit the admissions desk at any time during the Festival of Trees (November 9-18, 10am-5pm) to become a Member and receive your free tickets to the event. For more information or questions call 407.896.4231 ext. 292 or email membership@omart.org

SATURDAY, NOV 10
8:30am-10:00am
Breakfast with Santa - ticketed event *

10.00am-4:00pm
Santa located in Toyland

* Breakfast with Santa: Guests, young and young at heart, join Santa for a fun breakfast and have their picture taken with him, too. $30, all ages.

SUNDAY, NOV 11
10.00am-4:00pm
Santa located in Toyland

WEDNESDAY, NOV 14
5:00pm-8:30pm
Rudolph’s VIP Pass, Priority Entry – ticketed event *

6:00pm-8:30pm
Reindeer Romp Children’s Party – ticketed event *

* Reindeer Romp: A wonderful family tradition, this evening children's party is highlighted by great entertainment and a visit from Santa. $20, all ages. Rudolph’s VIP Pass - The VIP pass grants guests an hour of early access to the Reindeer Romp Children's Party. $30, all ages.

SATURDAY, NOV 17
8:30am-10am
Breakfast with Santa - ticketed event *

10.00am-4:00pm
Santa located in Toyland

* Breakfast with Santa: Guests, young and young at heart, join Santa for a fun breakfast and have their picture taken with him, too. $30, all ages

SUNDAY, NOV 18
10.00am-4:00pm
Santa located in Toyland

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Interested in Volunteering at the Festival?

If you are interested in volunteering at the Festival of Trees, please click the link below to learn more. Please note: the link will take you to SignUP Genius.

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