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2022 Saratoga Festival of Trees

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decorated christmas trees in a room
brightly decorated christmas tree
trees and holiday wreaths display
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a room filled with brightly colored holiday trees
santa and mrs claus
When: Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022 until Sunday, Dec 4, 2022
See Below for Dates & Times
Cost: Varies
Phone:(518) 587-5000

Catholic Charities of Saratoga, Warren and Washington Counties invites the local community to unwrap the magic of the holiday season at their 27th annual fundraiser – The Festival of Trees – on Wednesday, November 30 through Sunday, December 4, at the Saratoga Springs City Center.

The Festival returns with a showcase of beautifully decorated trees, wreaths and other holiday and gift items for purchase. Festival proceeds will benefit the programs of Catholic Charities of Saratoga, Warren and Washington Counties.

The Festival of Trees event hours vary as follows:

  • Festival of Trees Preview Reception, Wednesday, November 30, 6-8pm
  • Festival of Trees, Thursday, Dec. 1, 4-9pm
  • Festival of Trees, Friday, Dec. 2, 3-8pm
  • Festival of Trees, Saturday, Dec. 3, 12-7pm
  • Festival of Trees, Sunday, Dec 4, 11-2pm

Tickets are $10 per person, $5 for Seniors, $5 for ages over 10, and free for anyone 10 and under, when accompanied by an adult. Special admission pricing set at $5 will be offered on Thursday of Victorian Streetwalk Weekend after 5pm. Festival of Trees tickets can be purchased at the entrance to the Festival. Festival of Trees Preview Reception tickets can be purchased online at or by calling 518-587-5000.

After a two-year pause, Breakfast with Santa returns this year. There are three Breakfasts with Santa on Saturday, December 3: the first scheduled for 8:30-9:30, then 10-11 and 11:30-12:30; Sundaes with Santa follows from 1-2pm. Tickets are $10 each. Children 2 and under are free. Adults must accompany children. Tickets include either the breakfast or sundae, a tour of the Festival of Trees, a photo with Santa and access to a variety of children’s activities for $1 per ticket. Activities include cookie decorating, face painting, manicures, ornament making, picture frame creating and letters to Santa. There will also be a Holiday Shop with gifts for purchase. Breakfast with Santa and Sundaes with Santa admission tickets are sold in advance only and can be purchased online at or by calling 518-587-5000.

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Event times and information subject to change and not guaranteed.