Thursday, December 5: Public viewing in conjunction with the Downtown Christmas Parade from 5-8PM. Enjoy hot chocolate and cookies with your family while viewing the festive trees (free). Friday, December 6: Public viewing and silent auction from 10AM – 4PM (free). Following the public auction is the Gala. Enjoy a festive feast, cocktails with friends and live music among a forest of beautifully decorated trees. Don’t miss the exclusive live auction of award-winning trees! $75 per person. Saturday, December 7: Public viewing and silent auction from 10AM – 4PM (free). Young ladies and the special men in their lives are invited to attend the Sugarplum Ball from 6 – 9PM. Creative Imaging will be there for early bird photos starting at 5PM. $75 per couple and $35 each individual child. After 11/17 it will be $100 per couple. Sunday, December 8: Public viewing from 11AM – 1PM. Live auction of unsold trees at 1 PM. Accepting donations of non-perishable food items for the local food pantry at any time during this 4-day event. Proceeds from this event go to support healthcare services at Samaritan Medical Center and children’s scholarships at the Watertown Family YMCA.