2022 Wonderland of Trees

“The 12 Days of Christmas”
November 17th, 2023-December 30, 2023

Come and experience the 22nd annual Wonderland of Trees! The opening gala will occur on Friday, November 17th from 6:00 to 8:30 pm at the Holland Land Office Museum. This year’s theme is “The 12 Days of Christmas.” Visit the museum to see all the wonderfully decorated trees and displays by local businesses and organizations. This year’s opening gala will feature many great gift baskets to win, including an extra special grand basket. The night will also feature holiday music by a brass quartet of the Genesee Symphony Orchestra. After dinner hors d’oeuvers provided by D&R Depot Restaurant.
Tickets are $20 or $15 for museum members, and $5 for children 12 and under.

The Wonderland of Trees will run through the end of December, so there is plenty of time to stop on by during the holiday season. Admission to the Wonderland of Trees is included in regular museum admission:

$5 for adults
$3 for Veterans, Seniors, Students
$1 for Children
$10 for Family (2 Adults & 2 Children)
Free for Museum Members

The basket raffle winners will be drawn Friday, December 15th. Be sure to stop by the museum to get your tickets. Tickets are $5/sheet (25 tickets) or $20/5 sheets, and for the Grand Prizes the tickets are $5/ticket or $20/5 tickets.

Further holiday events will also be held throughout the season. If you would like to participate by decorating a tree or contributing a basket, or general sponsorship, please contact the museum.

Each year, hundreds of visitors come to the museum from November to January to view nearly fifty trees, festive pictures, and holiday displays decorated by local businesses and organizations. The Wonderland of Trees is not only great publicity, but a great way to give back to the community, support historical and education programming at the Holland Land Office Museum, and spread Holiday cheer to all!

By participating in the Wonderland of Trees, you or your business are eligible to receive:

     Advertisement in the Wonderland of Trees program

Advertisements on the Holland Land Office Museum Facebook page and website

Membership to the Holland Purchase Historical Society

As per our usual policy, not-for-profit organizations may participate in the Wonderland of Trees for $10; sponsorship for not-for-profits is optional, but will include the benefits listed above. All proceeds from the Wonderland of Trees help the Holland Land Office Museum with operating costs and funding educational programs for the public.

Are you uncertain about decorating a tree or a picture? There are many other ways to support this event: sponsorship’s will include all of the benefits listed above even if you choose not to decorate a tree. We will need trees to be set up, as well as donations, items, baskets, and gift certificates for our basket auction that will take place throughout November and December. Please consider the sponsorship level that works best for you. Tress can be decorated at the museum from October 26th until the opening night.

For more infomration on how to participate you can find the Registration Form and Tree Map located below.

2023 Wonderland of Trees Registration Form

2023 Wonderland of Trees Tree Map

2023 Participants:

Gold Sponsor:
Batavia Automotive

 


Silver Sponsor:
Tompkins Community Bank

 

Bronze Sponsor:
Ad stuf Media
Batavia Downs Gaming & Hotel
Batavia Lions Club
William Kent, Inc.
Genesee County Fish & Game Protective Association


Participants:
Alzheimer Community Social Program Batavia
Anna Ingalsbe Lovell Daughters of the American Revolution
Arc GLOW
Batavia Automotive
Batavia Community Garden
Batavia Community Schools
Batavia Downs Gaming & Hotel
Batavia Garage Door Co.

Batavia High School- Life Skills Class
Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners
CASA for Children
City of Batavia Historic Preservation Commission
Friends of the Batavia Peace Garden

Garth Swanson Memorial Scholarship History Education
Genesee Area Genealogists
Genesee County Fish & Game Protective Association
Genesee County Women’s Republican Club
Genesee-Orleans Arts Council
HP Hood LLC
Museum Quilt Guild
Niagara Frontier Daughters of 1812
St. Joseph’s Church
Tim Horton’s Cafe & Bake Shop
UConnect Care (GCASA)
WBTA AM & FM
Zonta Club of Batavia-Genesee County

 

Donations by:
Anna Ingalsbe Lovell Daughters of the American Revolution

Batavia Business & Professional Women’s Club
Batavia Community Garden
Bourbon & Burger Co.

Cornell Cooperative Extension Master Gardeners
CASA for Children
The Coffee Press

Edward Jones
Eli Fish Brewing Company
Friends of the Batavia Peace Garden
Genesee Flooring
Genesee-Orleans Regional Arts Council
HPHS Members
The Martin House
Purple Pony Theurapeutic Horsemanship
Six Flags Darien Lake
Lucillle Ball Desi Arnez Museum
National Comedy Center
Town of Bergen Historian’s Office
Valle Jewelers
Volunteers for Animals

Western New York Heritage Magazine
Wonderland of Trees Committee Members
The YNGoddess Shop

Music Nights Performed by:
Genesee Symphony Orchestra
Friday, December 8th 7 pm- Flautist Group

Hors d’oeuvers provided by:
D&R Depot Restuarant