The 41st Annual Festival of Trees runs December 1st through 4th and is open to the public the 3rd and the 4th at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center. Over the years this festival has helped raise over 7 million dollars for the children and families of the John R. Oishei Children’s Hospital. For more information you can visit www.fotbuffalo.com or call (716) 881-8230. On December 1st they will also be having the Crystal Ball Black Tie Gala and a Children’s Guild Foundation Sensory Day on December 4th that you will want to mark your calendar for.