About The Festival

Thanks for attending Festival of Trees 2023! Save the dates for next year when the 35th annual Festival of Trees will return Thanksgiving weekend, November 29 through December 1, 2024, for three days of holiday cheer that benefits the patients, students and programs at Kennedy Krieger Institute.

Family and Gingerbreads

This three-day holiday celebration benefits the patients, students and programs at Kennedy Krieger Institute and kicks off the most wonderful time of the year. 

Hundreds of designer-decorated trees, wreaths and gingerbread houses will be on sale and displayed throughout the Cow Palace, which will be transformed into a winter wonderland for this festive weekend.

Don't miss all that Festival of Trees has in store, including: 

  • One-of-a-kind, designer-decorated trees, wreaths and gingerbread houses on display and for sale
  • A bevy of silent auction items, ranging from sports memorabilia to family fun packages, to view, easily bid on and track online 
  • Holiday entertainment
  • In-person visits with Santa Claus
  • Artisan vendors selling handmade crafts, novelties, ornaments and gifts 

Kick off the holiday season fun at Festival of Trees! 

Support kids and families at Kennedy Krieger.

Festival of Trees raises much-needed funds to provide services to the more than 27,000 patients and students who turn to Kennedy Krieger Institute each year. Your past support for Kennedy Krieger is so appreciated. Your support this year is more important than ever.  

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