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Franklin Opera House Entertainment

Festival of Trees 2 - 4 December 2016

Kick start the Holiday Season at the Historic Franklin Opera House by attending the Festival of Trees  (2 - 4 December) fundraising event that supports our mission to be the resource for distinctive, quality arts, entertainment and enrichment for all members of the Franklin Community and surrounding areas.

If you’ve never visited The Franklin Opera House take advantage of this opportunity to experience the majestic ambiance of the theater.  For the festival, the Opera house will be energized with Holiday Spirit and jam-packed with dazzling full size and table top Christmas trees, magnificent wreaths, festive gift baskets and other items of the Christmas mode.  All items are generously donated by local individuals, families, businesses and organizations. There will be entertainment for your enjoyment as you view the raffle selections and an opportunity to take a chance to win your favorite item, or tree including ornaments and gifts. 

Admission: FREE

Raffle: $5 for a sheet of 25 tickets.


OPEN Friday 2 December, 5pm - 8pm ~ Entertainment: The Franklin Footlight Carolers, 6:30pm.

Saturday 3 December, 10am - 5pm ~ Entertainment: The Trip Center Line Dancers, 1pm  

and the Keystrings, Robin Charles and Jo Brown on the piano, 3pm.

Saturday, December 3rd at 7:30pm

Don’t miss the Franklin Opera House feature performance by the Scott Spradling Band. This amazing group of 10 talented musicians play a wide variety of music from Michael Bublé to Elton John, Chicago to Frank Sinatra!

Sunday 4 December, 10am - 2pm ~ Entertainment: Amanda McCarthy, Award winning, multi genre singer/songwriter, 12pm.


All seats $10   

Establish a Holiday tradition by celebrating together with family and community.  Join us for the 4th Annual Festival of Trees. Franklin Opera House is an historic community-based arts and entertainment center in Franklin, New Hampshire.



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