Festival of Trees 37th season opens – 11/24/2021

Festival of Trees

The Embassy Theatre’s Festival of Trees opens today at 6 p.m. and runs through Wednesday, December 1, 2021.

Embassy Theatre news release:

Festival of Trees Opens for its 37th Season Today

Fort Wayne, Indiana (November 24, 2021) – The Festival of Trees opens today at 6 p.m. and runs through Wednesday, December 1, 2021. This year marks the 37th year of the festival with a record number of trees at 71. Ticket pricing is $10/adult (13+ years), $5/youth ages 1-12 and children under 1 year old are free (ticket required). This event is the biggest annual fundraiser for the Embassy Theatre Foundation.

Admission includes visits with Santa (various dates and time) and festive entertainment on stage. Visit www.fwembassytheatre.org/festival-of-trees/ for up-to-date information. The organization will again offer a virtual ticketing option for the festival. That ticket will be available for purchase on December 1 through the following link: https://www.showtix4u.com/event-details/57416. The virtual tour will cost $25.

The Embassy will also host two ticketed Santa experiences. Enjoy Breakfast with Santa on November 26, 27 or 28. Breakfast with Santa includes a Festival of Trees tour, NEW breakfast buffet and a performance of Elf Jr. from the Fort Wayne Youtheatre. Tickets may be purchased by calling 260.424.5665 or in person at the STAR Bank box office at the Embassy Theatre at 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. in Fort Wayne. Advance purchase required.

Cookies with Santa will take place the weekend after the festival concludes. Santa Land (from the festival) will be opened up on Saturday, December 4, and Sunday, December 5, to allow families to visit with Santa, take all the pictures they want and enjoy a cookie from Insomnia Cookies.

For more information on the Festival of Trees including performance times, please visit

The 2021 Festival of Trees is made possible by support from Indiana Michigan Power and AEP Foundation, Steel Dynamics, Fort Wayne Metals, STAR Financial Bank, Chuck & Lisa Surack and Sweetwater, and 3Rivers Federal Credit Union.

Media sponsors are The Journal Gazette, ABC21, Adams Radio Group, glo Magazine and Senior Life Newspapers.

Programming at the Embassy Theatre is made possible by the support of the Indiana Arts Commission, Arts United of Greater Fort Wayne, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.


About the Embassy Theatre
Built in 1928, the Embassy Theatre is Indiana’s largest self-sustaining historic theater. Originally known as the Emboyd, with the adjoining seven-story Indiana Hotel, the majestic movie palace and vaudeville theater introduced Indiana to the biggest stars of stage and screen. Today, the Embassy is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Combining the beauty of a bygone era with the energy and diversity of today’s performers, the Embassy is the showplace of Northern Indiana. Many choose to host events and weddings at the Embassy, as it offers flexibility and a unique event experience in an iconic piece of Fort Wayne history. Visit the Embassy at fwembassytheatre.org for more information.

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