Events

There are several public viewing times and special events that you can attend to enjoy the Forest of decorated Christmas trees and wreaths.

Please scroll below to find out more details and registration information about each. 

Wednesday, November 30
Public Viewing from 10 am - 1pm
Admission:  Adults $6; Children (under 12) $1  

Entertainment in the Ballroom
10:00 AM   South Puget Sound New Horizons Band
11:00 AM   Piano Sounds from Jerry Wagner
Noon          Happy Feet Gospel Pickers         

* Ladies' Night Out!  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm; separate RSVP and registration fee required. Please click here to learn more about Ladies' Night Out!

 

Thursday, December 1
Public Viewing from 10 am - 8pm
Admission: Adults $6; Seniors $5; Children (under 12) $1

* Thursday is Senior Day!  Seniors receive $1 off regular $6 admission, compliments of
Cardiac Surgeons: Dr. Ronald Quinton and Luis Santamarina.
* Mini Trees for sale!  Trees will be on display in the ballroom.  $50 each; first come, first served.  Sale begins at 10 am.

Entertainment in the Ballroom
10:00 AM  Piano Students of Laura Dunham
11:00 AM   Readers Theater Unlimited
Noon          Wrinkles of Washington
1:00 PM     Boomer Brass
2:00 PM    Forever Young
3:00 PM    River Ridge High School Jazz Ensemble
4:00 PM    Off Boulevard
5:00 PM    North Thurston Jazz Choir - Capital Blend
6:00 PM    Kids in Concert
7:00 PM    Olympia Youth Chorus    

Entertainment on the Living Stage - Upstairs Lobby
5:00 PM    Capital Blend                                                                           

Friday, December 2
PUBLIC VIEWING CLOSED
* Gala Dinner and Auction!  5:30 pm - 9:30 pm; separate RSVP and registration fee required.  Please click here to register for the Gala. 

 

Saturday, December 3
Public Viewing from 9 am - 5 pm
Admission: Adults $6; Children (under 12) $1               

* Saturday is Kids' Day!  Visit with Santa; Hands On Children's Museum on site with crafts and activities.               

Entertainment in the Ballroom
9:00 AM    Debbie's Dance
10:00 AM  SPSCC Jazz Band
11:00 AM  Slieveloughane Irish Dancers
Noon         Alleluia Handbell Ensemble
1:00 PM     MJ Music Arts
2:00 PM    Polished Brass
3:00 PM    DancerZone 360 I.B.A.D.
4:00 PM    Piano Students of JoAnn Detlefsen

Entertainment on the Living Stage - Upstairs Lobby
9:00 AM-  Ballet Northwest: Nutcracker Highlights
1:00 PM

11:00 AM- Meet and greet with Miss Thurston County
1:00 PM

Sunday, December 4
Public Viewing from 10 am - 4 pm
Admission: Adults $6; Children (under 12) $1    

Entertainment in the Ballroom
10:00 AM  Piano Students of Jennifer Bowman
11:00 AM   Olympia Flute Choir
Noon          Capital Area Concert Band
1:00 PM     Olympia Youth Chorus
2:00 PM     Piano Students of Mary Jo Wright and Sue Dick
3:00 PM     SOGO Quartet

Entertainment on the Living Stage - Upstairs Lobby
10:00 AM-  Studio West Dance Academy: Nutcracker Highlights
2:00 PM

Meet Providence Animal Assisted Activities & Therapy (PAAA/T) Pet Partner teams in the upstairs lobby!