It's that time of year again! I am selling discount tickets for the Festival of Trees to benefit Primary Children's Medical Center. Tickets are $4.00/adult, $2.50/child. Children 2-years-old and under are free. (Each ticket costs about a dollar more at the door.)
The Festival will run Wednesday, November 28 - Saturday, December 1, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily at the South Towne Exposition Center, 9575 South State Street, Sandy, Utah 84070.
Primary Children's Medical Center is the children's hospital for Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Nevada, and Montana. It is equipped to treat children with complex illness and injury, and is recognized as one of the top children's hospitals in the United States. Primary Children's is the pediatric specialty teaching hospital for the University of Utah School of Medicine.
For 42 years, the Festival of Trees has been a “Gift of Love” to children at Primary Children's Medical Center. Over $30.8 million has been raised for children at Primary Children’s Medical Center through the Festival since 1971, with $1,655,931.40 raised in 2011.
TREES: More than 700 decorated Christmas trees of every size, shape, variety, and theme.
AISLE OF WREATHS: Wreaths, mantel decorations, and outdoor display items.
SWEET SHOPPE: Holiday confections including fudge, divinity, pecan rolls, chocolates, caramel apples, and a variety of baked goods.
SMALL FRY: A shop designed for kids of all ages! Warm bread, cotton candy, lollipops, toys, and gifts.
GINGERBREAD VILLAGE: Wonderful creations from cottages to castles!
CENTERPIECES AND COLLECTIBLES: Centerpieces, collectibles, table decorations, and artwork.
QUILT BLOCK: Beautifully made quilts in a variety of patterns, colors, and sizes.
PLAYHOUSE PLAZA: Child-sized dream houses, gazebos, dollhouses, and children's furniture.
HOT SCONES AND SWEET ROLLS: Delicious hot scones and sweet rolls.
SANTA LAND: A visit and photo with Santa.
KIDS KORNER: Face painting, bubble machine, and other fun activities for children.
ENTERTAINMENT: Singers, dancers, and instrumentalists entertain each day from 10:15 a.m. until 10:00 p.m.
FRIENDSHIP CARDS: Purchase handmade cards as a tribute to someone special.
GIFT BOUTIQUE: A shop of handcrafted treasures such as quilts, toys, baby gifts, jewelry, Christmas decor, handmade cards, and much more!