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Hours: Tues-Sat: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Extended hours Thursday until 7 p.m.

Closed Sunday & Monday

Admission: Free

Centennial Complex

2111 East Willett Drive

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-6622

Email: uwartmus@uwyo.edu

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26th Annual Happy Holidays Laramie Festival of Trees

An Artful Christmas

Lighting of the Trees

Thursday, November 29, 6 - 8 p.m.

An evening of music and lights with votes for People’s Choice Award and the start of bidding in the silent auction.

 

Happy Holidays Laramie Festival of Trees

Saturday, December 1, 10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Student art, performances, entertainment, activities, Santa Claus and more!

Laramie and Albany County Student Art Exhibition

On view, Saturday, December 1 through Saturday, December 15

  • Elementary School artwork is located in the Museum Classroom (lower level)
  • Middle School artwork is located in the Wyoming Gallery
  • High School artwork is located in the Pat Guthrie Teaching Gallery

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Student Artwork, 2017, UW Art Museum


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HHLFOT tree decor 2017

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DECORATE A TREE

Inviting businesses, community organizations, campus groups, and individuals to design and decorate trees on the theme of An Artful Christmas for the Happy Holidays Laramie Festival of Trees at the University of Wyoming Art Museum!

Now in its 26th year, Happy Holidays Laramie Festival of Trees is one of the Art Museum’s most popular annual events. Profits from the silent auction benefit Art Museum educational programs and community outreach.

Tree decorating occurs:

  • Tuesday, November 27, from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.,
  • Wednesday, November 28, from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 29, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Tree lighting & recognition of tree decorators will be Thursday, November 29, 6 - 8 p.m.

The silent auction runs from Thursday, November 29, 6 p.m. until Sunday, December 1, at 2:30 p.m.

Tree space is limited this year. Trees are first-come, first served. 

Reserve a Tree


 

snowyrangeacademy.jpgSnowy Range Academy performance during Happy Holidays Laramie Festival of Trees, 2017, UW Art Museum

PERFORMANCE GROUP SIGNUP

Join in this continuing tradition by signing up to perform during the Lighting of the Trees Reception, on Thursday, November 29 or the Happy Holidays Laramie Festival of Trees celebration on Saturday, December 1, 2018.

We have 4 performance slots for the Thursday Lighting of the Trees Opening Reception, which occurs from 6-8 pm. New this year, there is space for 2 large groups and 2 small groups (20 people or smaller) on Thursday. There are 9 performance slots to fill this year for the Saturday Happy Holidays event, beginning at 10:30 a.m. and ending at 3 p.m.

We will be filling on a first-come, first served basis.

Like last year, we will utilize the Art Museum lobby area only. We will have designated warm-up areas and volunteers on hand to assist you and your students/members. There will be a piano available in the lobby. You will need to bring your own music stands and other equipment.

We hope you are able to join us for our 2018 celebration!

Please register by Monday, November 5, 2018

Register Here

 


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Art Museum

Hours: Tues-Sat: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Extended hours Thursday until 7 p.m.

Closed Sunday & Monday

Admission: Free

Centennial Complex

2111 East Willett Drive

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-6622

Email: uwartmus@uwyo.edu

UWAM CC25 logo
Find us on Facebook (Link opens a new window) Find us on Instagram (Link opens a new window) Find us on YouTube (Link opens a new window)

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