If you live in an apartment in West Columbia, SC you can get in the holiday spirit this weekend. The 24th Festival of Trees will be held Nov. 22-24 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center in Columbia, SC. Festival of Trees features decorated trees, wreaths and other holiday items that are up for bid during a weekend-long silent auction. New this year...STOCKINGS! Hundreds of families come from all over the Midlands to enjoy the holiday cheer as well as wonderful activities and entertainment—local choirs, dance groups, visits with Santa, area mascots as well as educational sessions from Safe Kids Midlands. Tickets to the Nov. 22 preview are available for purchase now.
Funds raised create new and enhance existing programs and services that benefit Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital.
The holidays will be a little brighter in the Midlands today through November 24 with the Festival of Trees. Proceeds from the weekend - long silent auction of decorated trees, wreaths, tabletop trees, stockings, children’s art and other holiday items will benefit Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital, now celebrating 30 years!
Get in the holiday spirit with family friendly activities, including local choirs and dance groups . “Mascot Madness,” a parade of mascots, will be held Sunday at 1p.m., and Santa will be available for photos on Sat., 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 2 - 5 p.m. as well as Sun., 12 - 4 p.m. A full entertainment schedule can be found at FestivalofTreesColumbia.org