Festival of Trees

Celebrate the season with the University Hospital Foundation’s 2022 Festival of Trees, presented by Landmark Homes! This year, the Festival of Trees is offering more events and experiences than ever before. From now through December, attend various events across several Edmonton venues, and enjoy online experiences at home.

Proceeds from the 2022 Festival of Trees will support this year’s cause, neuro rehabilitation. Funds will support the creation of a new, state-of-the-art Neuro Rehabilitation Innovation Centre at the University of Alberta Hospital.

Let It Shine with us this season and help transform neuro rehabilitation. Learn more at festivaloftrees.ca.

Event details

Here are all the ways you can participate in and support the University Hospital Foundation’s 2022 Festival of Trees, presented by Landmark Homes:


  • Silver Bell Soirée
    • Presented by Cantiro, the University Hospital Foundation’s Silver Bell Soirée is perfect for staff celebrations or a friends’ night out. Hosted by Ryan Jespersen, the Silver Bell Soirée promises an unforgettable evening of entertainment and festive cheer.
    • November 25 at 7:00 p.m. at Hall D of the Edmonton Convention Centre.
    • Tickets are on sale now at festivaloftrees.ca (tickets can be purchased until the event date, November 25).
    • Thank you to our Silver Bell Soirée Gold Sponsors, Enbridge and World Financial Group.


  • Santa’s Breakfast
    • The University Hospital Foundation’s Santa’s Breakfast is a chance for the entire family to get into the holiday spirit. Guests will enjoy a sit-down breakfast in heated dining domes that seat up to six at the University of Alberta Botanic Garden. Throughout the event, families will enjoy on-site entertainment and visits from Santa.
    • Sittings available at 9:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 3 and 10, and Sunday, December 4 and 11 at the University of Alberta Botanic Garden.
    • Tickets are on sale now at festivaloftrees.ca (ticket sale deadline is November 25).


  • Winter Wonderland Holiday Market
    • Brand new to the Festival of Trees, the Winter Wonderland Holiday Market is the perfect family outing to celebrate the season. Winter Wonderland offers several indoor and outdoor activities, our beloved Secret Shop for children to purchase small items, and the opportunity to enjoy a selection of famously-decorated trees.
    • December 17 and 18 at the RE/MAX Field.
    • Guests are encouraged to book a time slot online prior to arriving. Online booking available at festivaloftrees.ca.


  • Decorate and Deliver
    • Presented by Canadian Tire, the Decorate and Deliver program is the perfect way to decorate your showroom, office or home for the holidays without the hassle. Choose from a catalogue of custom, decorated trees and the Festival of Trees team will deliver, set up, and take down at the end of the season.
    • Online orders open now at festivaloftrees.ca (orders will close on November 26).


  • Festival in a Box
    • Celebrate the spirit of the season and support the Festival of Trees from the comfort of your own home with Festival in a Box. Each box is carefully curated with items, treats and activities to celebrate the season. Both adult and youth boxes are available.
    • Order online at festivaloftrees.ca between November 14 and December 11.


  • Online Auction
    • The University Hospital Foundation’s Online Auction features one-of-a-kind items and luxury packages with proceeds supporting the cause for the Festival of Trees, neuro rehabilitation.
    • The Online Auction will open at festivaloftrees.ca on November 21 and close on December 3.