Due to Covid-19 we regretfully have to postpone the 2020 Festival of Trees.

Preview Party - Breakthrough Awards Event

Get a sneak preview of the Festival of Trees at this exclusive Tree Preview Party & Awards. The Preview Party will be held the night before the Festival opens, December 5, from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

Join us as we celebrate the Festival of Trees Southwest Florida's favorite holiday tradition join us as we stroll through our winter wonderland! You could win a beautifully decorated tree filled with gifts at our Festival of Trees Tree Raffle -- or an extravagant silent auction package!


We will be celebrating our 2018 Breakthrough Award winners. (Reports run a year behind)

Purchase tickets $50 per person and includes: Cash Bar, Awards, Silent Auction, early entry into the Festival of Trees - Tree Raffle and an opportunity to bid on the Very Beary ChristmasTree!


Register for Preview Party Tickets Online

Breakthrough WInners for 2018
Achiever of the Year - Giancarlos Castano
Graduate of the Year - Christa Mitchell
Business of the Year - The Columbia Property Group
Employer of the Year - Jimmy John's - Shawm & Kevin
Volunteers of the Year - Tiffany , Angel and Melissa Brueckner
Philanthropist of the Year - The Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation


Breakthrough Winners of 2017

Achiever of the Year - Daisy Martinez - Goodwill of SWFL, Inc.
Graduate of the Year - Janis Morgan - Soulful Cravez
Business of the Year - Two Men and a Truck, Bryan Fitch
Employer of the Year -  Caloosa Humane Society, Jennifer Johnson
Volunteer of the Year - Ann Arnall, Trailways Camp Volunteer Coordinator
Philanthropist of the Year - Image First, Sergio Hernandez




The Festival of Trees Benefits:

Our Host:

SWFL Goodwill Foundation          


These are our 2019 Event Sponsors: 

Due to COVID-19 we regretfully are postponing our 2020 Festival of Trees



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Westco Logo BW

Lee C Elections landscape logo 2017

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Children's Workshop


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Children's Workshop 
 CenturyLink logo 2016





 Volunteer Food Vendors:    
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