The 30th Annual Long Island Festival of Trees
November 29, 30 and Dec. 1, 2019 Hours : 10 am till 5 pm each day
Holiday Extravaganza – at the Cradle of Aviation Museum
All proceeds raised benefit the Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County (CP Nassau) and the Cradle of Aviation Museum.
This event is renowned for its spectacular array of designer-decorated trees and gingerbread village. Features continuous live entertainment, Santa, vendor marketplace, children’s activities, Department 56 village and display, and more!
Cost: Includes entry to the Festival and Cradle of Aviation Museum and FREE Indoor ice skating! Skate rentals at no charge too! Limited times.
With paid admission, children will get to decorate a gingerbread cookie with all sorts of fun trimmings in the cookie area.
Joan MacNaughton, is coordinating all the entertainment and has a terrific line up planned! Here is some of the entertainment that the Festival stage will feature: talented Irish singer, Andy Cooney, LEGGZ LTD. DANCE, CRYSTAL PASCAL, HOLY TRINITY SELECT CHOIR, JHL DANCE DYNAMICS, ATTITUDES IN MOTION, DANCE WITH US, TO THE POINT, JENNA ROSE, LOPRESTI DANCE THEATRE, MARIA REGINA SCHOOL CHORUS, GONE DANCING, ELLA MARIE SCHOOL OF DANCE, VIC D’AMORE DANCERS, KG GROUP ENTERTAINMENT, STAR WARS SABER GUILD, WTCLARKE HS CAMERATA STRING ENSEMBLE, NICOLETTE KOSOWSKI, STEP BY STEP DANCE, S.H.E.B.A NYC, SHOW STOMPIN IRISH DANCE,COUNTRY CLOGGERS, ST AIDANS ANGEL CHOIR and KG INTERNATIONAL DANCE to name a few!
Planning on Visiting on Saturday? It is Star Wars Saturday…
Star Wars will be the special theme on Saturday, with the group from the 501st Legion and Empire City Garrison mingling with guests from 11 am until 3 pm. Their crowd pleasing “Blast a Trooper” event will take place during their visit too. The group will be center stage in the entertainment area from 2:30 until 3:30 pm taking about their experiences and taking questions from their fans in the audience. The fun STAR WARS tree will be on display the whole weekend and is available for sale to the highest bidder!
The Department 56 Shoppe will have collectors in their glory! So much wonderful merchandise at deeply discounted prices! Lots of other vendors too for all to get holiday shopping done in a truly fun and festive atmosphere! Something for everyone!
We love this event and encourage going to this wonderful event with your family, too. So much Holiday Fun for everyone! Get your camera ready last year we met a lot of familiar characters as we walked around. We also had the opportunity to see Santa Claus and it was such a memorable experience.