A premier holiday tradition in Western New York is the Festival of Trees benefiting the new John R. Oshei Children’s Hospital. This year they are proud to celebrate their 40th anniversary and they’re returning to where it all started ta the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. This event will be taking place December 2nd through December 5th. For more information call 716-881-8230 or visit their website at www.FOTBuffalo.com. Their Black Tie Gala is on December 2nd from 6pm until midnight. Also, don’t miss their Fashion Show on December 5th from 6pm until 9pm. They are open to the public one day only, December 4th from 10a-8p.