This is a long standing Tennyson tradition to kick off the Holiday Season, hosted by Grade 6 students and their families.
To help plan your evening, please note:
- Doors open at 3 PM.
- Talent show starts at 3:30 PM
- Festivities run until 7:30 PM
- Dinner served - until close (no need to cook dinner, feed the family for $5.00 pp)
Worried about how to pay? No problem: just grab your wallet (and your kids); we accept cash/credit cards and even cheques this year!!!
And, of course, SANTA is making a special appearance once again this year, so be sure to capture the spirit of season with a family photo.
If you still need more reasons to attend this not-to-be-missed event, here is ...
TENNYSON'S TOP TEN REASONS TO ATTEND WINTERFEST
10. The Grade 6 parents are hosting - you don't have to volunteer!
9. To take a break from cooking dinner.
8. Get lucky with the 50/50 draw.
7. Homemade Baked treats & Hand made crafts for sale.
6. The kids can get creative at the Craft centre while you dine, bid, shop and be entertained in peace.
5. Wine Raffle - 6 prizes, top prize is 20 bottles
4. Over $12,000 worth of Silent Auction items with huge variety and amazing deals to be had (see more info below).
3. Drop your children off at the Games Room ... more time to mull over your bids.
2. See amazing student performances (every grade is represented ... check out the line up here) at the Talent Show.
And the number one reason to attend Winterfest this Friday, after school, is:
1. To kick off the holiday season with an incredible community of wonderful people!
Here are some of the big-ticket items in the Silent Auction (but fear not, there are over 130 items at a huge variety of price points):
- Tickets to the Canucks vs San Jose on Thursday, Feb 2 at 7 pm!
- Tickets to the National Women's Soccer vs Mexico on Saturday, Feb 4 at 7 pm!
- Tickets to the Canucks vs Philadelphia on Sunday, Feb 19 at 7 pm!
- Cobs Kerrisdale "Bread for a Year".
- For all you techies ... a drone!
- A great selection of fine spirits.
- Passes to the Air Canada Maple Leaf Lounge.
- Birthday party and baby-sitting gift certificates.
- Plenty of toys and great gifts for kids (e.g., Carcassonne, Settlers of Catan).
- Gift certificates for the most challenging person on your list.
- And so, so, so much more.