With Thanksgiving over the Christmas season is in full swing. It also means the Festival of Trees is at the Bayfront Convention Center this weekend. 

10,00 people are expected to visit the festival over the three day stretch. Visitors say it's the perfect way to kick off the holiday season. 

Crowd favorite stops include Santa's Castle and the Gallery of Trees. 

Erie News Now is also a sponsor of the event. The Festival of Trees Saturday from 10-6 and Sunday from 10-5.