Junior League of Greenwich



Hyatt Regency Greenwich,
1800 East Putnam Avenue,
Old Greenwich, CT 06870


Friday, November 22
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

In addition to the main event detailed below, bring your friends and shop early for the holidays at our “Sneak Peek at the Holiday Boutique” on Friday evening, November 22 from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.  Event includes: complimentary admission, boutique shopping, cash bar, and open bidding and "Buy it Now" options on select trees and gingerbread houses.  Click here to see who will be at our Holiday Boutique.


Saturday, November 23 and Sunday, November 24
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Purchase tickets online to take advantage of our special pricing. Tickets purchased at the door will be slightly higher. Click here to purchase tickets.  More details about Sneak Peek and the Holiday Boutique can be found on the Boutique Page.

Our weekend event includes long-standing traditions, such as decorated trees and gingerbread houses to bid on, gingerbread workshops, an enchanting playland with bouncy castles in the Holiday Playland and other fun activities, Santa’s workshop, an extensive holiday boutique, a wide range of complimentary children’s entertainment, Breakfast with Santa and a Saturday evening party with a silent auction, delicious hors d’oeuvres and cocktails, dinner, a live band and dancing.

The Enchanted Forest is a fundraising event in support of the mission and projects of The Junior League of Greenwich. This year, our theme "Celebration of Sweetness" celebrates the wonder of winter time, and promises to be a memorable weekend for families, friends and community members to kick off the holiday season.

Gingerbread Workshops:

Create your very own gingerbread house.  You provide the creativity.... We provide everything else!   The workshop will provide you with a pre-built house, icing, plenty of colorful candy and other decorative items, as well as a sturdy box to transport your creation back home.  This family activity is very popular, so please book early to secure your spot at the time you wish.  Note that you will also need a general admission ticket to attend the workshop and the price is per house.  Tickets can be purchased here or at the door, if the event is not sold out in advance.

Saturday, November 23 – 10:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 2:00 p.m.
Sunday, November 24 – 10:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 2:00 p.m.

Santa's Breakfast:

Experience the wonderment of the holidays. Enjoy a delicious breakfast with Santa and his elves, holiday music, crafts, Holiday Playland, live entertainment and a photo with Santa. Tickets can be purchased in advance by clicking here and at the door, if the event is not sold out in advance.

Saturday, November 23 – 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Sunday, November 24 – 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Clara's Tea:

Come enjoy a children's afternoon tea party with a performance with a ballerina from Connecticut Ballet's "Nutcracker" production. Children will enjoy Tea Sandwiches, a Sweets Bar and one lucky child will receive a Beam & Barre gift card!  Tickets can be purchased in advance by clicking here and at the door, if the event is not sold out in advance.

Saturday, November 23 – 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Entertainment at the Forest Cafe:

Enjoy a wide range of complimentary local talent sing, dance and perform in the main ballroom.  The schedule is:

Saturday, November 23

10:45-11:30 - Greenwich Ballet Academy
11:40-12:10 - Allegra Dance Studio
12:15-12:45 - Grace Notes
12:50- 1:50  - Greenwich Choral Society
2:00 - 2:30   - Ballet School of Stamford
2:35 - 3:15   - Lynn Academy of Irish Dance
3:20 - 4:00   - Riverside School of Music

Sunday, November 24

10:45-11:25 - Greenwich High School Cheerleaders
11:30-11:55 - Greenwich Country Day School Dance Company
12:00-12:30 - Magical Music Mini Singers
12:35-1:05   - Greenwich Dance Studio
1:15 - 1:45   - Dance Pointe
1:50 - 2:20   - Grace Notes
2:30 - 3:00   - Greenwich Academy - The Madrigals

Saturday Sweet Soiree Party:

Please join us for the Sweet Soiree Cocktail party, where you and your friends can join in the holiday spirit as you dance the night away. Bid on silent auction items, sip on festive candy cocktails, nibble on tasty hors d'oeuvres and enjoy a delightful dinner. Get your dancing feet ready for a fabulous live band. And be sure to take a moment to slip into the photo booth to make sure it is a night to remember. Most importantly, this evening raises funds for JLG community projects. Cheers!

Saturday, November 23 from 7:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. 

We hope to see you there!

Tickets can be purchased in advance by clicking here and at the door.