Don’t miss the 3rd Annual Festival of Trees happening this December at the Small Arms Inspection Building.

By November 9, 2023Events, Ward 1

Join us as we kick off the Artisan Market from December 8-10, followed by the Culinary Market during the final weekend from December 15-17.

Be sure to attend opening night on December 8 from 7pm – 9pm and join us throughout the opening weekend for shopping the Artisan Market, live music, and of course, the unveiling of this year’s new art installations from established and emerging artists from across Ontario.

Dive into the fascinating “Life of a Tree” at 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM during our Festival of Trees event, presented with the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority!

Discover the incredible contributions trees make to our world and uncover the secrets of their life cycle. Plus, become a tree-identification expert and get to know the remarkable keystone and unique species thriving right in your own neighbourhood.

Then, at 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM, spread your wings and embark on a “Birdwatching 101” adventure, also hosted with the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority!

From binocular basics to identifying different species, we’ve got your birding journey covered as we explore the stunning Lakeshore Park.

Don’t miss out on these engaging experiences!

Live Performances by Local Musicians

December 8-10 and December 15-17

Get ready to turn up the heat at the Festival of Trees this December! While the local musicians may not be adorning themselves with holiday lights, they’ll be lighting up the stage like a star on December 8-10 and 15-17.

Their performances will provide the perfect ambiance for the various artist installations that will elevate your festival experience to new heights, they are here to bring the fire to your winter wonderland.

Don’t miss the chance to immerse yourself in this electrifying experience during the most festive time of the year!

Mississauga Festival of Trees Art Installations

December 8-17, 2023

Experience the magic of the Festival of Trees like never before! Our captivating art installations are not just visual spectacles; they’re powerful community connectors.

This year’s collection of artistic wonders celebrates our shared heritage, diverse traditions, and the beauty of unity. What makes this experience even more special is that it’s open to the public throughout the week, allowing everyone to explore at their own pace.

As you wander through the enchanting forest of creativity, you’ll discover how these installations weave a tapestry of togetherness, making this festival a true reflection of our vibrant and connected community.

Join us in celebrating the art of connection at the Festival of Trees, where every display tells a story of our shared history, our dreams, and our future.

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