Cokeksbury Village

Cokeksbury Village

The Festival of Trees is the annual event ushering in the holiday season statewide.  Hosted by Delaware Hospice to support its programs, the Festival features a magnificent display of decorated trees and wreaths, offers special holiday events, and hosts thousands of visitors each year. 

 

The Festival is made possible through the support of the community.  Hundreds of volunteers help organize and run the events; businesses and individuals sponsor trees and wreaths, which are decorated by artisans who donate their time and talent.  At the close of the Festival, the trees and wreaths are then delivered to the sponsor’s selected destination, which is often another nonprofit organization.

 

FESTIVAL OF TREES-- NEW CASTLE COUNTY
Cokesbury Village, 726 Loveville Road, Hockessin, Delaware

Sponsors include:  Delaware Today, GateHouse Media Delaware, and WJBR.

Tickets or Information:  Call 302-479-2577, email FestivalofTrees@delawarehospice.org,

 or visit www.delawarehospice.org.

 

General Admission

November 22-24, open 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. each day for general admission.

$6 Adults, $4 Seniors & Students

Enjoy the creatively decorated trees and wreaths, Festival Marketplace-Tabletop Trees & Wreaths, Bake Shop, Raffles, Remembrance Tree, New Hope Tree, Memorial Tree, Hollyday Gift Shoppe, and Artisans Gift Items.  Ample parking provided.

 

Bubbles and Bidding

Friday, November 22nd, 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

$40 per person until November 15, $50 after

The Season’s Premier Holiday Event hosted by WJBR’s Catey Hill, will feature Heavy Hors D’oeuvres, Champagne Drinks, Wine, Silent and Live Auctions, and entertainment by Opus One Vocal Arts.

 

Winter Wonderful Wine Tasting

Presented by Deerfield Fine Wines & Spirits

Saturday, November 23, 5:00-7:00 p.m.

$30 per person until November 15; $40 after.

Join us for a Toast to the Season!  Visit the Festival of Trees Wine Tasting and enjoy a selection of fine wines and delicious hors d’oeuvres, including a tasting from Great Harvest Bread Co. of Newark, as well as a Silent Auction, But It Now, Entertainment and Raffles.  Visit the wine store where you can purchase a bottle to bring home.  Must be 21 to attend.

 

Family Fun Day

Sunday, November 24, 12:00-3:00 p.m.

Children $8;  Adults $6

Family and friends are invited for a fun-filled day of Crafts, Games and Entertainment, Family Photos or Photos with Santa.  Visit with our friends from the Brandywine Traveling Zoo, Delaware Museum of Natural History, Hagley Museum and Winterthur Museum. 

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