Christmas Tree Elegance 2024

Christmas on The Orient Express

All Aboard the Christmas Tree Elegance Orient Express!

Join Valle Monte League at Christmas Tree Elegance on Friday, December 6, at the Santa Clara Convention Center for a celebration that evokes the timeless glamour of  Christmas on the Orient Express. Picture yourself stepping into a world of Holiday charm surrounded by beautifully decorated Christmas trees reminiscent of the opulent interiors of the Orient Express. Our event invites you to an experience of style and sophistication that will evoke the magical spirit of Christmas, transporting you to a place of joy and wonder.

Picture of 2 champagne glasses and a bottle of champagne at Valle Monte League Christmas Tree Elegance Event

Champagne Brunch on the Rail

The enchantment of Christmas Tree Elegance’s Champagne Brunch will captivate your every imagination! Experience the excitement of potentially winning a professionally designed tree adorned with twinkling lights, exquisite ornaments and surrounded by a bounty of gifts! Explore our silent auction, brimming with exclusive items and experiences waiting to be discovered. Sip on champagne and let the fashions transport you to a world of glamour and sophistication where the latest trends and styles will captivate your imagination. Our Champagne Brunch is the perfect party where you can embrace the spirit of the season while creating lasting memories with your friends and family.

Save the Date:
Friday, December 6, 2024
Tickets go on Sale September 16, 2024 at 9 AM

Picture of 2 champagne glasses and a bottle of champagne at Valle Monte League Christmas Tree Elegance Event

Night on the Orient Express

Indulge in a night of sophistication and glamour at Christmas Tree Elegance’s Night on the Orient Express, Join us for a memorable night of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, dining and dancing! Let the captivating fashion show transport you to a world of glamour and sophistication, setting the stage for an unforgettable evening. At the Night on the Orient Express, the winners of our exquisite designer trees, Sparkle Jewel, and Wine Tree will be drawn and announced, adding an extra layer of excitement! Our silent auction display will feature exclusive items and experiences, and the Live Auction will offer spectacular opportunities only found on Valle Monte League’s Orient Express. Our Christmas Tree Elegance Night on the Orient Express promises to be a night to remember for you, your friends and family and a perfect start to the holiday season!

Save the Date:
Friday, December 6, 2024
Tickets go on Sale September 16, 2024 at 9 AM

Beautifully Decorated Trees

Revel in the splendor of our beautifully decorated Christmas trees at Christmas Tree Elegance. Crafted by professionals, each tree is a masterpiece of holiday cheer, adorned with twinkling lights and exquisite ornaments. Excitement fills the air as guests envision the possibility of winning one of these stunning creations, complete with special gifts and/or unique experiences. (and you don’t have to be present to win!)

Our magnificent trees will be proudly displayed at both our brunch and evening events. The enhancement they afford our Orient Express journey compliments our festive ambiance and translates into smiles and joy for all who attend.

Photo Credit to Ed Jay Photography

Stunning Fashion Show

Experience the glamour of Christmas Tree Elegance’s fashion show, featured at both Champagne Brunch on the Rails and Night on the Orient Expressa, promising to leave you spellbound. Curated by top fashion professionals, our showcase features the latest trends and designs, from chic winter ensembles to glamorous holiday couture, captivating and inspiring all who attend.

Chance to win our Beautiful Sparkle Jewel

We are grateful to the loyal support of Joe Escobar Diamonds for donating a stunning piece of jewelry for our signature Sparkle Jewel Drawing! The lucky winner could be YOU! The winning ticket will be drawn at the Night on the Orient Express. You do not have to be present to win.

Pre-Event Special Pricing valid until November 15, 2024
Two (2) tickets at the special price of $150 or one (1) ticket for $100

(Event price will be $100 each)

Only 250 tickets sold!

Chance to win the Wine Tree

Christmas Tree Elegance 2024 is thrilled to bring back the popular Wine Tree for our guests! We invite you to enhance your journey with a ticket purchase for “The Most Wonderful Vine of the Year” Tree at just $100 each. This Tree offers cases of Premium Wines generously donated by members and friends of Valle Monte League, Inc. The winning ticket will be drawn at the Night on the Orient Express (you do not have to be present to win.)

One Ticket for $100
Only 250 tickets sold!


Fund-A-Need

Help us in our fundraising efforts at our events by raising your hand to make a 100% tax deductible donation to our charities! Your donations will help the agencies we support in the greater Bay Area.


Centre for Living With Dying


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$125 – Can give an individual youth grief counseling for four sessions.

$250 – Will provide 2 Critical Incident Responses to a school, agency or institution in the aftermath of a traumatic incident.

$500 – Will provide a family of four a 9 week series of Healing Heart Group Support.

$1000 – Will provide 2 eight hour education/training for teachers, parents and caregivers on how to support children and youth in grief and crisis in an affirming way.


Family & Children Services


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$100 – Funds a support group session for survivors of domestic violence.

$250 – Funds individual counseling and parent coaching services, so a youth struggling with anxiety can recover and grow.

$500 – Helps to provide comprehensive mental health support, including psychiatric care, for a parent
recovering from a mental health crisis.

$1,000 – Funds support groups for children who are Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing, providing opportunities to build resilience, interpersonal skills, and confidence.


Hearts & Minds Activity Center


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$100 – Provides 5 hours of telesupport for family caregivers supporting someone with dementia.

$250 – Provides one support group session for up to 12 family caregivers supporting someone with dementia.

$500 – Provides one day of dementia specific virtual activities for up to 20 clients and family caregivers living with dementia.