Safeway | Providence Festival of Trees


A Portland tradition for more than 40 years, Providence Festival of Trees features an elegant Gala and an inclusive community celebration at the Oregon Convention Center. This year's festivities are moving to the beautiful Oregon Ballroom. This magical setting is the perfect place to kick off the holiday season! Proceeds benefit Providence Children's Health.


Sponsorship Opportunities

Festival for All: A Sensory Friendly Holiday Experience

Friday, Dec. 1, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Oregon Convention Center
Oregon Ballroom


Gala Dinner and Auction

Friday, Dec. 1, 5:30 p.m.
Oregon Convention Center
Oregon Ballroom

About Festival of Trees

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By giving generously, you will help sustain and advance specialized programs for children and families at Providence. Proceeds benefit women's and children's programs at Providence.
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Committee & Designers
Festival of Trees is made possible by the volunteers who give generously of their time throughout the year to bring the Festival to life.
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Festival for All: A Sensory Friendly Holiday Experience
A morning of fun activities that are accessible to guests of all abilities including holiday entertainment, festive trees and more. Details coming soon!
Lit hallway decorated with poinsettias leading into gala event
Gala Dinner & Auction
Kick off the holiday season in style on Dec. 1 at Portland's premier holiday event. Join in all the gala fun this year and support vital programs and services for women and children.
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Christmas Tree decorated with a zoo theme
This holiday tradition would not be possible without the support of our generous sponsors. We would like to especially thank our presenting sponsor, Safeway Foundation for their generous support of Providence Festival of Trees.
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More than 1,000 people volunteer for Providence Festival of Trees each year, contributing about 30,000 hours annually to make the event possible. Please check back in a few weeks to see what opportunities are available.
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2022 Festival of Trees


It was wonderful to see so many familiar (and new!) faces at the 40th annual Festival of Trees gala and public show in 2022. Thanks to your amazing generosity, we exceeded our goal of raising $1.2 million in support of Providence Children's Health.

Click the buttons below to see full galleries from the 2022 Gala and Elf Academy, as well as a collection of photos of the beautiful trees from 2022. Please feel free to download and share the photos however you would like, and you can also order prints if desired.

2022 Holiday TV Special

If you missed the Holiday special on KATU, you can re-watch it here: Festival of Trees TV special!

Make a cup of cocoa and settle in for a cozy hour of holiday delight. You’ll see the trees, hear how decorators create the magic that brings the festival to life, and reminisce on festivals of the past.