The Festival of Trees will be part of the 2017 Calendar of Events for White County, Ga. The Festival will add to the excitement of the other popular events, the annual Helen Christmas Parade and the lighting of the Village, Cleveland’s Christmas in the Mountains and Lighted Parade.

This year’s festival will be a gift to the community and fundraiser for the United Way of White County. There will be no admission charge. The trees will simply be on display for the enjoyment of everyone. Proceeds from the trees will go to the United Way of White County.

The Festival is recruiting sponsors and volunteers to help bring together this wonderful event.


Trees that are available for sponsorship in the Festival of Trees. - 7½ ft. pre-lit trees are available to be sponsored at $200 each, and  4½ ft. pre-lit table top trees are available to be sponsored at $125 each wreaths are also available to be sponsored by individuals or  non-profit organizations for $50 each. Sponsorship includes signage beside your tree or wreath; no other signage is permitted.

By sponsoring a Christmas tree or wreath in the 2017 Festival of Trees, you will greatly contribute to the major goals of the event by:

  • Creating exquisite holiday items that will be desirable for visitors of the festival to purchase and display in their homes or  business.
  • Creating a magical holiday atmosphere for the entire community to enjoy.
  • Helping to raise money for United Way of White County that benefits the residents of White County.

Festival Datesfot opt

Sponsor Decorating Dates: Sun. Nov. 19 @ (after 4 pm) –  Wed. Nov. 22 @ Noon

Opening Day: Wednesday, Nov. 22 @ Noon

Last Day: Saturday, Dec. 9 at 6:00 p.m.

The festival will run from November 19th to December 9th.  Bids will be taken on all trees and wreaths through December 9th at 6 p.m.

DOWNLOAD: Festival of Trees Brochure & Application PDF


Contact Information

  • United Way of White County
  • PO. Box 1288
  • Cleveland, GA 30528
  • Tel: (706) 348-7067
  • Fax: (706) 865-1730

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