The 29th annual Festival of Trees starts on November 27th during the Night of Lights celebration in downtown Fort Wayne, IN. Besides the festival opening at 6pm animated window displays along Harrison Street, sponsored by Fort Wayne Metals, Midwest America Federal Credit Union and NIPSCO will be unveiled.
Inside the Embassy Theatre, 54 beautifully decorated trees from sponsors such as Carson's, Fort Wayne's newest department store, Sweetwater Sound, Steel Dynamics and many more will be displayed.
During Night of Lights the Embassy Stage and A Party Apart will host a "Winter Carnival" with bouncy castles and slides. Additional activities will be provided for the kids from TAG Art company on Tots and Trees Day, December 4th. On the other festival days, the stage is the place for another Festival of Trees tradition - a continuous stream of holiday music and dance, with recitals performed hourly by regional dance groups.
This year's Festival of Trees runs through December 4th and is sponsored in part by Sweetwater Sound, ITT Exelis, Steel Dynamics and Indiana Michigan Power. For a complete schedule of events go online at http://www.fwembassytheatre.org.