The two-day festival is one of Southern Arizona’s largest community arts celebrations, with a music main stage, entertainment, food vendors and activities for the whole family! The Festival culminates in the lighting of the Oro Valley holiday tree. SAACA, in partnership with the Town of Oro Valley and the Vestar Oro Valley Marketplace, produces the event, which is also sponsored by local businesses and organizations. The crowning moment of the festival takes place on Saturday evening, when the 35-foot Holiday Tree towering over the Marketplace is lit. With more than 150 artists and exhibitors in all mediums, live performances on the main stage, food vendors, and the Tuba Christmas concert. There is no cost to attend the art festival, or to partake in the tree lighting activities. Food vendors will be onsite with food and beverages available for purchase.