34th annual Festival of Trees Nov. 18-25 in Dearborn

Photo courtesy of the city of Dearborn Patrons look at Christmas trees at a previous Festival of Trees. The 34th annual festival will be Nov. 18 to 25 at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center, 15801 Michigan Ave.

Photo courtesy of the city of Dearborn
Patrons look at Christmas trees at a previous Festival of Trees. The 34th annual festival will be Nov. 18 to 25 at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center, 15801 Michigan Ave.

Holiday exhibit benefits Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation

DEARBORN – The 34th annual Festival of Trees, the charitable event open to the public that presents professionally decorated Christmas trees, wreaths and other holiday gift shop items, takes over the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center Nov. 18 to 25.

Tickets, available at the door, are priced at $5 for adults and $3 for children. All proceeds from the Festival of Trees benefit the Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation.

The Festival of Trees is open from 2 to 7 p.m. Nov. 18, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nov.19 and 20, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 21, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 23 and 24, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 25.

A special Preview Gala, to which the public is invited, will be Saturday, Nov. 17. VIP tickets, priced at $125, include early admission at 6:30 p.m. and access to the new Sky Lounge for an open bar and heavy appetizers.

Patron tickets, costing $75, provide for a 7:30 p.m. admission, a cash bar and light appetizers in the ballroom. All guests can enjoy a silent auction, sweets and treats and live entertainment.

Tickets for the Preview Gala are available at www.fot.org.

The Festival of Trees is sponsored, in part, by the Ford Center, English Gardens and Palmer Moving Services.

For further information, call 313-943-2354.