Welcome Back to the Enchanted Forest
ABOUT THE ENCHANTED FOREST
This year we are thrilled to bring back The Enchanted Forest, live and in-person! The Junior League of Greenwich is hosting this 3-day community event from Friday, November 18, 2022, to Sunday, November 20, 2022, at the Greenwich Teen Center on Arch Street. This fundraiser supports the Junior League’s various community projects and its mission.
Join us, as we honor tradition by celebrating the season with a variety of activities. Including an adult-only cocktail party with bites sponsored by Prime Food, and a live auction of select decorated trees and gingerbread houses. While you’re here, indulge in some holiday shopping at our Holiday Boutique!
Come for our Family Days on Saturday and Sunday, which include the much-loved Children’s Giving Shop for kids to shop for gifts for family and friends, photos with Santa, DIY crafting with Mrs. Claus, holiday-themed games, and take a walk through our Festival of Trees and display of Gingerbread houses available to win in our silent auction.
Schedule of Events:
Friday, November, 18th
THE ENCHANTED FOREST COCKTAIL PARTY
Food provided by Prime, Holiday Gift Boutique, and Live Auction of Select Decorated Trees
The Enchanted Forest’s Friday Night Cocktail party is on November 18, 2022, from 7-10 pm with a live auction, shopping, bites, and drinks!
$75 PER TICKET
Saturday November 19th and Sunday November, 20th
THE ENCHANTED FOREST FAMILY DAYS
Photos with Santa, Crafts with Ms. Claus, Holiday Games, Access to the Giving Shop, Hot Cocoa Bar, Food Truck
Stroll Through our Display of Decorated Trees and Gingerbread Houses, and bid on your favorite in our silent auction.
Festival of Trees– Visitors can view our exclusive, individually designed trees decorated by local florists, designers, retail locations, and individual contributors. The online auction to bid on these trees is open all weekend.
Gingerbread House Display– These confectionery masterpieces are a must-see every year with top bakeries, restaurants, country clubs, schools, and community organizations showing off their creative talent. Visitors can bid on these gingerbread houses via the online auction.
The Giving Shop –The Children’s Giving Shop at The Enchanted Forest is a child-centered area where children can shop independently for holiday gifts. Staffed and stocked by JLG members, each child will find the perfect gift on their shopping list for friends and family. Volunteers and JLG elves will assist children with their shopping and wrap all of the presents, so the gifts remain a surprise for the recipients. It is sure to be a memorable, unique, and fun experience for the little ones.
$40 FAMILY TICKET (4 people, children under 2 are free)
$15 ADULT TICKET
$10 SENIOR/CHILD (age 2+) TICKET
Included in Family Day ticket price:
Access to the Giving Shop, photos with Santa, crafts with Ms. Claus, Holiday themed games and a walk through our Festival of Trees and Gingerbread House display available to win in our silent auction.
Can’t join us in person?
SHOP OUR VIP EXPERIENCES AND STOCKING STUFFERS
Santa VIP Experience Drive-by at your home ($150)
Zoom Storytime session with Santa ($30)
Personalized Letter from Santa customized for your child. ($20)
Shop for fun stocking stuffers like Gingerbread Cookie Decorating Kits ($25) and Ornament advent calendars. ($20)
Pick Up: All online purchases can be picked up Monday, November 21st at the Junior League of Greenwich Headquarters, 231 East Putnam Avenue, Greenwich, CT.
For Santa VIP Experiences, every effort will be made to deliver direct sale items to your home at the same time as your appointment.