Under the Christmas Tree Special Events

We look forward to this year's special events for the 2022 Under the Christmas Tree. Please check the schedule of exciting events below. Special event ticket sales online have ended. Tickets to shop will be available for purchase at the market entrance.


$20 Weekend Pass, $10 Daily, $5 Seniors (age 65+), and children under 12 free

Market Hours

Friday, Nov. 4: 10:00am - 6:00pm

Saturday, Nov. 5: 10:00am - 6:00pm

Sunday, Nov. 6: 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Mimosas at the Market

Get early access to shop and beat the crowds before the market opens to general admission ticket holders. Some merchants offer special discounts to early bird shoppers. 

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Ornament Wreath

Enjoy a mimosa while crafting with friends! You will walk away from this adults-only, instructor-led event with a wreath you can enjoy for years to come. All supplies included with purchase. (Note: For adults age 21+ only.)

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Gingerbread Houses

All Gingerbread Houses will be sold as kits for $25. You can preorder or purchase at will call and The Special Events room and enjoy them: 

  • At the event: Grab a friend and decorate your house at any of the come-and-go time slots. You do not need to sign up in advance. Simply pop by the Special Events room, grab a seat and decorate.
  • At home: Take your kit to go and decorate it at later date. 
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Storytime with Santa

Santa is making a special visit to Under the Christmas Tree to read The Night Before Christmas! You will also get to create an ornament with help from Santa and Mrs. Claus to take home, along with a copy of the book.

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Elf University

Randolph’s Lower School Science Teacher, Kelley Wolfe, will get your holiday helper revved up for the season with these fun stations to visit:

  • Toy Making
  • Care and Keeping of Reindeer
  • Elf Etiquette
  • Present Wrapping
  • North Pole Field Games

Cookies with Santa

Come enjoy The Night Before Christmas, read by Santa himself! Enjoy special time with Santa and Mrs. Claus and take home a tasty treat.    


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