Festival of Trees at the Valley River Inn
Coming this week Tuesday, November 26th through Sunday, December 1st, 2013 Valley River Inn in Eugene, Oregon will once again host the Annual Festival of Trees Event. Cascade Health Foundation’s and Pete Moore Hospice House Festival of Trees in Eugene is Lane County's premier holiday event. Scheduled over six days during Thanksgiving week, Festival transforms Eugene's Valley River Inn into a winter wonderland that attracts approximately 18,000 people every year. For many, the Festival has become a holiday tradition.
Join us for this wonderful fun-filled event to celebrate not only a wonderful cause but to kick off the Holiday Season. Come see the Dickens Village Gift shop upstairs in out McKenzie Ballroom. Tour the Candy Cane Forest in the Willamette Ballroom where you will see all the amazing festival decorated trees to be auctioned off. Santa will be in the lobby decorating ornaments to trim a tree that will be donated to hospice patients. Other special features will be the dancing tree, and the sky walk that is decorated in holiday wreaths and stockings. Tuesday night November 26th is the Preview Party from 7p.m.-9:30 p.m. this is a great event to get a first look at the trees from this year. It is an advanced registration event with the cost of $25 a person. The rest of the week will be open to the public with tickets available at Umpqua Bank $6 for adults, $4 for seniors (60 and over) and children $4 (under 12) strollers pay $3. The Schedule for the following days are Wednesday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., Thursday 10a.m. - 7p.m. Friday 9 a.m.- 2p.m. and Saturday 9a.m. – 5 p.m. The Starlight Celebration Gala will run 5:30-11p.m. The cost for this event is $150 a table and is a special event registration.
We reccomend this event to all ages, there is something for everyone!