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Let the Season Begin!

Riverside Theatre's 20th Annual Festival of Trees!

Saturday, November 18th, 10am-8pm

Sunday, November 19th, 10am-4pm

Step into a world of glitter! This year's theme "Sugar & Spice" will be reflected in each creative design of the magnificently decorated trees and wreaths. The festival expands inside and outside, across the entire Riverside Theatre campus with many fun activities. This annual fundraiser benefits children's programs and scholarships at Riverside Theatre.


Festival Forest!

Stroll through a magical forest with over 50 decorated trees and wreaths that will be available to purchase during our silent auction all weekend long.

Santa's Village!

This outdoor area will feature an occasional snow flurry, Santa's Workshop, Gingerbread Candy House, Mrs. Claus arts & crafts, games & prizes, live holiday musical performances, and Santa himself for a photo opportunity. So, kids prepare your list for Santa!

Ice Skating for Kids!

A great experience to introduce children to skating, on our synthetic ice rink. Open all weekend ($3 skate rental fee additional - for ages 10 and under).

Christmas Shoppe!

You'll find some lovely decorations and get some holiday shopping done at the festival in our Christmas Shoppe and at our vendor booths.

Grand Hall!

The main building will be a hub of activity with the Community Stage on the Waxlax Stage, with live entertainment and performances by local choirs.

Candy Cane Cafe!

Our outside grille and bar will be serving fire-grilled sandwiches and cold cocktails under a canopy of illuminated lights with live holiday entertainment.

Festival Family Night!

November 18, 4pm-8pm

Fun for the whole family with a DJ Dance Party, live performance previews of A Christmas Story, pictures with Santa, Synthetic Ice Skating, games, crafts, and FREE pizza & treats for kids! Enjoy dining under the canopy of lights at our Candy Cane Cafe (Bar & Grill).

The Festival Forest and Christmas Shoppe is also open.

Visit the website for more information and admission prices!

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