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Experience the Holiday Spirit at the 2023 Saratoga Festival of Trees

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas thanks to the Saratoga Festival of Trees! Mark your calendar for this beloved Saratoga tradition at the Saratoga Springs City Center, happening November 29 - December 3, 2023.

christmas trees and holiday wreaths in a room

Walk Through a Wonderland of Beautifully Decorated Trees

The Saratoga Festival of Trees is hosted by the Catholic Charities of Saratoga, Warren and Washington Counties. It's both a fun-filled event and a fundraiser that is great for kids and adults alike, putting the spirit of Christmas into everyone's heart. See a wide variety of twinkling trees, beautiful wreaths, centerpieces, and other holiday items on display for visitors to purchase or simply admire.

Special Events

Preview Reception

Be the first to check out this year's Saratoga Festival of Trees by attending the Preview Reception on Wednesday, November 29, from 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Tickets can be purchased by calling 518-587-5000.

Victorian Stroll Day

In celebration of Saratoga's Victorian Streetwalk, admission will be $5 (children under 10 free) at the Festival of Trees after 4pm on Thursday, November 30.

Breakfast & Sundaes with Santa

Join the Festival for Breakfast with Santa or Sundaes with Santa on Saturday, December 2. Tickets will cover admission to either the breakfast or sundae, the trees, a chat with Santa himself, and access to children's activities for $1 per ticket!

  • $10 per person (2 and under free)
  • Breakfast seatings: 8:30am, 10:00am, and 11:30am
  • Sundaes seating: 11:30am
  • Tickets must be purchased in advance by calling 518-587-5000
  • Adults must accompany children

Children's Activities

While you're checking out the trees or enjoying Breakfast with Santa or Sundaes with Santa, stop by for holiday crafts and more activities. $1 per activity, available at the door.

All proceeds from the Saratoga Festival of Trees help the Catholic Charities of Saratoga, Warren and Washington Counties to continue to serve our neighbors and friends in times of need.

Check Out the 2023 Festival of Trees Details

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2023 Event Dates:

  • Wednesday, November 29, 6:00pm – 8:00pm (Preview Reception)
  • Thursday, November 30, 4:00pm – 9:00pm (Special Pricing $5)
  • Friday, December 1, 3:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Saturday, December 2, 11:00am – 7:00pm (Breakfast with Santa from 8:30am-9:30am, 10:00am-11:00am, and 11:30am-1:00pm)
  • Sunday, December 3, 11:00am – 2:00pm

2023 Festival Admission:

Wednesday, November 29: $10 Preview Reception admission (tickets must be purchased in advance)

Thursday, November 30: $5 admission (children under 10 free) on Victorian Stroll Day after 4pm

Saturday, December 2: $10 per person (2 and under free) from 8:30am - 1:00pm (Breakfast with Santa or Sundaes with Santa)

Friday, December 1 - Sunday, December 3: $10 general admission, $5 for seniors, $5 for ages over 10, free for ages 10 and under when accompanied by an adult

General admission tickets are available at the door.

For more information, please call 518-587-5000. Learn more:

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