Nov 22 2022
For Immediate Release | Boys & Girls Club of Springfield 22nd Annual Festival of Trees at the MassMutual Center
Boys & Girls Club of Springfield 22nd Annual Festival of Trees at the MassMutual Center
SPRINGFIELD, MA (November 22, 2022) – The official opening of the 22nd Annual Festival of Trees will take place on November 25th at the MassMutual Center in downtown Springfield. Adorned with more than 100 decorated trees, the convention room has never looked so festive. The Springfield Boys and Girls Club’s Festival of Trees is known to be the original Festival of Trees in the greater Springfield area.
Visitors to the Festival of Trees are invited and encouraged to purchase raffle tickets for chances to win the trees, and all gifts associated with the tree. All trees will be raffled off at the end of the Festival on December 11th. Winners will be notified by phone to pick up their tree on Monday, Dec. 12th. Additionally, a special 50/50 raffle is also available for those who want to provide further support to the youth of the Boys and Girls Clubs, with last year’s winner claiming, after taxes, $15,000. Can’t make the event in-person? Visit TreeRaffle.com and participate in our limited online raffle featuring some of our best trees and the 50/50 raffle.
Proceeds from the Festival of Trees benefits the Boys & Girls Club of Springfield, which serves more than 2,600 Springfield youth each year in areas such as athletics, academics, STEM, career readiness, health and nutrition, and leadership.
Once the Festival opens on Nov. 25th, hours are Wednesdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursdays 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. General Admission is $5; the cost for Seniors is $4, and children 12 and under are free. Military personnel, first responders and their families are free with ID.
Admission tickets can be pre-purchased at the MassMutual Center website or visit www.TreeRaffle.com. We cannot validate parking, but please see our website for parking options. For more information about the Festival of Trees, visit www.TreeRaffle.com or call (413) 732-7201.
About the Springfield Boys & Girls Club
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Springfield provides, a safe environment and programs that inspire, educate, guide, enable and support all young people to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, respectful citizens and leaders. The Club provides a safe place to learn and grow, foster ongoing relationships with caring adult professionals, engage in life-enhancing programs, and cultivate hope and opportunity.
For more information about the Festival of Trees, visit www.TreeRaffle.com or call (413) 732-7201.