SPECIAL FESTIVAL EVENTS

Stop in the MMA Gift Store or call 231-720-2580 to purchase tickets.

Wednesday, November 22, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Festival of Trees First Day Food Drive
The MMA will kick off the first day of Festival of Trees by offering half off adult admission price with a food donation for the Loaves and Fishes food pantry in Muskegon. An additional highlight will be performances from The Michigan Youth Ballet’s upcoming production of The Nutcracker by Studio France dancers. Regular adult admission is $10.

Thursday, November 23
Happy Thanksgiving!
Museum closed.

Friday, November 24, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Festival of Trees Family Day
Santa and kids’ activities will add to the fun. Special Family Day adult ticket price: $5. Kids get in free on Family Day. Call 231.720.2571 for group bookings. Visit with Santa 2:00 – 4:00 pm. Sponsored by The Meijer Foundation.

 

Saturday, November 25, 8:30 – 10:30 am
Teddy Bear Breakfast
Mark your calendars and grab your teddy bears as we gear up for another teddy bear breakfast—especially fun for kids ages three to eight years old. Enjoy breakfast; visit with Santa; bring your teddy bear for a checkup (by a certified teddy bear nurse); and more fun at Festival of Trees! Tickets: $12 per adult, $7 per child ages 17 and under. Ticket prices include Festival of Trees admission. Tickets are limited, ticket reservation is highly recommended. This event always sells out. Call 231.720.2580 to purchase tickets. Sponsored by Hines Corp.

Saturday, November 25, 12:00 – 2:00 pm
Visit with Santa
Bring your camera!

Sunday, November 26, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Deck Your Halls Holiday Centerpiece Make & Take Workshop
Taught by Deb Moon, Le Fleur Shoppe, and Skeeter Parkhouse, Wasserman’s Floral and Gifts. Call early for reservations. Space is limited! Advance: $30 per person/$25 MMA member/$35 at the door. Includes refreshments and Festival admission. Cash bar.
Sponsored by Floyd & Caron Farmer

Tuesday, November 28, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Festival of Trees Senior Day
Special Senior Day ticket price: $5 for ages 65 and older. Vendors and samples, blood pressure readings, vision screening, door prizes, free coffee and cookies. Call 231.720.2571 for group bookings. (Calling ahead to reserve an arrival time for your group will help us plan smooth traffic flow.) Sponsored by Sonus Hearing Care Professionals.

Friday, December 1, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Muffins & Mimosas Fashion Show
MMA volunteers will model the new line of fashion clothing from the MMA gift shop. Free with Festival of Trees admission. Refreshments provided. Cash bar. Call 231.720.2587 for more information.

Friday, December 1 and Sunday, December 3
A Christmas Carol
As presented by Tom Harryman
Evening Performance: Friday, December 1, 7:30 pm
Matinee: Sunday, December 3, 2:00 pm
Advance: $15 per adult/$10 MMA member/$20 at the door. $5 for 15 years and under
Join us for Tom Harryman’s masterful one-man performance of the Christmas classic. The Friday night performance will be preceded by a special cocktail hour starting at 6:30 pm.


Saturday, December 2, 2:00 – 4:00 pm

Visit with Santa!
Bring your camera!