Memorial's Festival of Trees - School Days - Preview

Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018 at 9:00am

Illinois State Fairgrounds - Orr Building
801 Sangamon Avenue
217-788-4301

School Days is a special preview of the Festival for preschool, elementary school and child care groups, held the week before the Festival opens to the public.

During School Days, each child will receive one complimentary ride on the train, create a special School Days craft and enjoy a snack with Santa. It takes approximately one hour to enjoy the School Days activities. The following areas of the Festival will not be open during School Days: Toy Shop, Sock Skating Rink, Snapshots with Santa, Entertainment Stage and Holiday Kitchen.

The admission fee is $5 per child. Additional children, including siblings, who wish to participate in School Days activities will also be charged $5. Teachers and bus drivers are free. Parents and other adults accompanying the group will be charged $3. Payment is due at check-in. Cash, check and credit card are accepted. Make checks payable to Festival of Trees.

Gingerbread cookies are available for purchase during School Days for $3.50 each.

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