Schedule

Experience winter magic when Providence St. Peter Foundation's Christmas in the Forest opens its doors at the Hotel RL in Olympia.  This holiday fundraiser showcases a festive display of Christmas trees and wreaths, decorated by talented volunteers.  

Public viewing is a fun and casual way to see the Forest while enjoying local musicians and dance groups performing on the public stage.

Try your chance at luck by purchasing Christmas in the Forest raffle tickets!


Friday, November 30
CLOSED FOR PUBLIC VIEWING
* Gala Dinner and Auction!  5:30 pm - 9:30 pm; separate RSVP and registration fee required.  $250 per guest / $325 per patron.  Click here to register now.

 

We are grateful to Radia for being our Public Viewing sponsor!

Saturday, December 1
Public Viewing from 9 am - 5 pm
Admission: Adults $5; children under 12 are free!        

* Saturday is Kids' Day! 
- Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus in the Forest!
Hands On Children's Museum on site with crafts and activities. 
- Visit with Providence Animal Assisted Activities & Therapy (PAAA/T) teams in the upstairs lobby.   
- Mini-tree sales in ballroom.  First come, first choice.  Cash and carry!       
- Roaming characters from Studio West Dance Academy production of "The Nutcracker" in the morning
- Roaming characters from Ballet Northwest production of "The Nutcracker" in the afternoon   

9:00 am Salish Middle School Honors Ensemble
10:00 am The Olympia Flute Choir
11:00 am MJ Music Arts
Noon Laura Dunham Piano Students
1:00 pm Inspired to Move Dance Academy
2:00 pm Kids in Concert
2:30 pm Olympia Musical Theater Singers
3:00 pm Happy Feet Gospel Pickers
4:00 pm Polished Brass


Sunday, December 2
Public Viewing from 9 am - 5 pm
Admission: Adults $5; children under 12 are free! 

- Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus in the Forest!
-  Mini-tree sales in ballroom.  First come, first choice.  Cash and carry!

9:00 am South Puget Sound Community Orchestra, Tumwater
10:00 am Entertainment Explosion
11:00 am Reader's Theater Unlimited
Noon Slieveloughane Irish Dancers
1:00 pm Olympia Youth Chorus
2:00 pm Olympia Highlanders Pipes and Drums
3:00 pm Student Orchestras of Greater Olympia (SOGO)
4:00 pm Alleluia! Handbell Ensemble

Providence Christmas Forest Events