Join us November 21st for the 20th Annual The Enchanted Forest, a magical one-day virtual holiday festival presented by the Junior League of Northern Virginia (JLNV)! The Enchanted Forest is a one-day holiday festival featuring a variety of events for the entire family. Attendees can stroll virtually through the whimsical forest of theme-decorated holiday trees available for a silent auction, and enjoy live entertainment, visits with Santa, activities for children, and much more.
Our holiday-themed signature fundraiser will take place virtually Nov. 21, 2020, and will include:
|9 – 9:45 a.m.||Story Time with Santa|
|10 a.m. – 5 p.m.||Tree Auction is open|
|10 a.m. – 5 p.m.||Calls with Santa|
|Find out if you made it on Santa’s nice list! Enjoy some one-on-one time with Santa and tell him exactly what you would like for Christmas this year.
|10:30 – 11 a.m.||Cooking a Holiday Side Dish|
|Having trouble deciding what side dishes to have for Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner? Join the JLNV and learn to cook some great side dishes from our cookbook.
|10:30 – 11 a.m.||Arts and Crafts|
|11 – 11:40 a.m.||Gingerbread Decorating with JLNV President and President-Elect|
|Pre-order your pre-assembled gingerbread house and decorate your house with the President and President-Elect of the Junior League of Northern Virginia. For an extra $5, children can have extra goodies to decorate their house including, pretzel rods/squares, gumdrops, etc. This fun activity will be sure to get you in the holiday spirit!
|12 – 12:45 p.m.||Yoga Class|
|Is the holiday season beginning to have you stressed? Destress with the Junior League of Northern Virginia during a virtual yoga class. Ideal for the whole family.
|12:45 – 1:15 p.m.||Healthy Kids Cooking Class|
|As we prepare to eat a bunch of turkey, stuffing, and mashed potatoes, join us to learn some healthy recipes that are so easy, kids can make them!
|1:15 – 2 p.m.||Arts and Crafts|
|2 – 2:45 p.m.||Performance by the Great Zucchini|
|2:45 – 2:55 p.m.||Performance by Hoaloha Hula|
|Mark your calendars for performances by the Great Zucchini and an encore performance by Hoaloha Hula. For over 25 years, the Great Zucchini has been performing a hands-on, interactive magic show that is sure to make young children laugh. The Great Zucchini performs for over 700 groups a year! Hoaloha Hula dress in the finest Hawaiian clothes and bring their Hawaiian songs to life. Families are encouraged to dance and sing along with Hoaloha Hula!
|4 – 5 p.m.||Seasons 52 Holiday Cooking Tips and Tricks|
|Please join Seasons 52 Executive Chef for some tips and tricks on how to improve some of your favorite holiday dishes. You will be sure to impress your family and friends with your new skills this holiday season. Don’t forget to submit a question of your own when you buy your ticket!
SPECIAL PRICING BUNDLES
- Healthy Kids Cooking Class and Holiday Side Dish Cooking Class — $20
- Story Time with Santa and Gingerbread House — $50
- Story Time with Santa, one cooking class (Season 52 not included) and Yoga — $40
- Access to all of the events (except individual calls with Santa and Seasons 52 Holiday Cooking Tips and Tricks) — $99
And, of course, decorated trees and wreaths available for auction.
Stay tuned for more information in the weeks ahead.