Merry-Time Festival of Trees
November 11 - December 12
Joyously celebrate the holidays by enjoying dozens of beautifully decorated Christmas trees scattered throughout the Museum’s galleries. Lovingly decorated by local businesses and organizations, each of these extraordinary trees is adorned with beautiful ornaments and special surprises. Best of all, every tree will go home with a lucky winner in our Merry-Time Festival of Trees raffle! Enjoy a live auction, a silent auction, the tree raffle drawing and a score of heavy hors d’oeuvres at the event’s final gala, “Jingle, Jingle, Mix & Mingle”. Create a new holiday tradition for your family and friends by joining in this wonderful festive event.
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Nov. 11, Saturday
“Stress-Free” Holiday Cooking Demo, 10:30 am
No need to spend the whole day in the kitchen to enjoy the holidays. Morag Hornsby from Serves You Right Catering will walk you through how to make your pantry and freezer your friend this holiday season. Start with an hors d’oeuvre and if need be, make it a meal. Arm yourself with the tools to prepare for guests and unexpected guests. Less stress holidays for all. Registration is $20 and includes cooking demo, samples of prepared foods, recipes, holiday refreshments and free museum admission.
Nov. 25, Saturday
Merry-Time Fun Kid’s Day – 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
Pilot the 400’ freighter, the “Elba”, through the bridges of Sturgeon Bay, enjoy our featured Sea Dogs exhibit, a scavenger hunt, kid’s story time, crafts, games and much more.
Dec. 2, Saturday
Santa on the tugboat John Purves – 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Join Santa onboard the historic tugboat to share your Christmas wishes! Due to the size of the tug, only two adults can accompany each child. Adult museum admission includes Santa visit.
DOOR CANcer Holiday Home Tour – 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Opening their hearts and homes to help people of Door County. Tour homes beautifully trimmed for the holidays including the Merry-Time Festival of Trees display. Tickets are $30 and are available at the museum.
Dec. 12, Tuesday
Jingle, Jingle, Mix & Mingle – 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join our festivities, a heavy hors d’oeuvres buffet, a live auction, a silent auction and our Merry-Time Festival of Trees raffle drawing. Tickets are $20 for members and $25 for non-members. Advanced reservations are required.