Details for 20824128.pdf
The Family Tree Center Presents the 32nd Annual A Benefit for Children & Families MetraPark Expo Center Nov. 30th - Dec. 2nd, 2017 Schedule of Events Thursday, November 30th Gala & Tree Auction 6 pm Gala Tickets: $75 per person or $800 per reserved table of 8 Friday, December 1st Special Viewing for Children & Seniors 9-11 am Opportunity for senior and children’s groups to visit the festival prior to opening for public viewing. No charge for groups viewing the trees. Tea in the Trees 1-3 pm $10 in advance or $12 at the door. A lovely relaxing afternoon of tea, coffee, cider and desserts. Style show by Dillards, silent auction and door prizes. Craft & Gift Show 3-8 pm Saturday, December 2nd Public Viewing of Trees 9 am-8 pm Stroll through a Winter Wonderland and enjoy the beautifully decorated holiday trees. Children’s Activities 9 am-8 pm Arctic Art & Playland: Children participate in holiday craft projects and assorted carnival games in a festive setting. After the kids have taken advantage of this creative entertainment, the family can shop at the Craft & Gift Show, stroll through the trees, and enjoy the entertainment. Craft & Gift Show 9 am-6 pm Creative and delightful holiday gifts are available from a variety of vendors and artisans. Entertainment 9 am-8 pm Choral and dance groups provide entertainment for the whole Creative and delightful holiday gifts are available from a variety of family. Schedule will be posted at the event. vendors and artisans. Public Viewing of Trees 3-8 pm Stroll through a Winter Wonderland and enjoy the beautifully decorated holiday trees. Family Fun Night 5-8 pm Brunch with Santa 11 am-1 pm Bring the kids to enjoy a visit with Santa while enjoying pastries, fruit & juice. Then take some time as a family to enjoy crafts, entertainment and beautifully decorated Christmas Trees. MSUB Writer’s Roundup 12-5 pm A fun filled evening for the entire family that includes: Join local and regional authors and artists who will be on hand to Games and activities for children and families in Arctic Art and Playland complete with a visit and pictures with Santa. Families can sell and autograph their works. Gift Wrapping is available for these also stroll through the trees, shop at the holiday craft and gift show uniquely Montana gifts – or spoil yourself with a good read! and be entertained by local choral and dance groups Entertainment 5-8 pm Admission Prices Friday, 3-8pm • Saturday, All Day Choral and dance groups provide entertainment for the whole family. Schedule will be posted at the event. $3 per person or $10 per family (2 adults) Children 6 & under FREE www.familytreecenterbillings.org SPONSORS Benefiting The Family Tree Center – Billings Exchange Clubs’ Child Abuse Prevention Center • For more information call (406) 252-9799.