11th Annual Tyngsborough Festival of Trees
Thursday, December 5 - Sunday, December 8, 2019
Old Town Hall/Town Common, 10 Kendall Rd.
Tyngsborough, MA 01879
Celebrate the season by visiting a country town whose energy and spirit captures the holidays with true New England charm. The Tyngsborough Festival of Trees is a community celebration featuring a spectacular display of uniquely decorated holiday trees and seasonable displays set in Tyngsborough's historic "Old Town Hall" built in 1834. Open, free to the public, Thursday thru Sunday, December 5 - December 8, 2019, you will delight in the live holiday entertainment, workshops and events. Raffle tickets will be available for your chance to win any one of these beautiful trees plus over 100 other raffle items generously donated by local businesses and families. Find your "happy place" this season at the Tyngsborough Festival of Trees!
Our “Ice House” will feature a Friday Night (21+) beer and wine tasting with live music by J.D. and the Lost Souls and appetizers. Saturday’s Frozen Party, a family-friendly outdoor tented festival, will include children’s winter carnival games and crafts, hot food selections, entertainment, and local vendors for holiday shopping. At dusk on Saturday, Tyngsborough Common will light up the night as we welcome the arrival of the man in the red suit. (Note: This is a cash-only event, no credit card processing.)
Tyngsborough's Festival of Trees is a benefit event which provides funding for the many youth programs supported by the Tyngsborough Recreation Committee.
General Admission: Free (optional items are available for purchase throughout)
Address/Directions: 10 Kendall Rd., Tyngsborough, MA 01879 or click: Google Maps
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Social Media Links (Pictures, Video, Updates and Memories):
Tyngsborough Recreation and Parks
Tyngsboro Fesitval of Trees
Hours & Schedule of Events:
Thursday: December 5th (5-9PM)
5-7:00PM (Old Town Hall): Tree Donor Appreciation Reception w/ Manouche Urbaine performance (Private Event for Adult Sponsors and Donors)
4-5:00PM (Old Town Hall): Dracut Middle School Ensemble
5-6:00PM (Parish Meeting House): Piano and vocals with Joesph Peck CANCELLED*
6-7:00PM (Parish Meeting House): Yuletide Carolers - Acapella Quartet CANCELLED*
7-9:00PM (Old Town Hall): Public Tree Viewing
6-9:00PM (Old Town Hall): Create-your-own Wooden Sign Workshop. Lead step-by-step by the HAMMER & Stain artists, they will help you select and blend colors while teaching techniques and encouraging you to create a beautiful accent for your home (or a great personalized gift). Workshop is $45-65, depending on selection. All materials are provided. Register in-advance by clicking here.
Friday: December 6th (1-11PM)
1-8:00PM (Old Town Hall): Public Tree Viewing
1:00PM (Old Town Hall): Senior Citizen's Tea Time (Reservations required. Send email: email@example.com)
1-2:00PM (Parish Meeting House): Piano and vocals with Jay Gaudette CANCELLED*
1:30PM (Old Town Hall): Innovation Academy Chorale & Concert Choir
5-6:00PM (Parish Meeting House): Innovation Academy Instrumental Ensemble CANCELLED*
4:00PM (Old Town Hall): Alcohol Ink Ornaments Workshop. Make and take creative holiday ornaments with Donna Hunnewell. (walk-in program)
6-7:00PM (Parish Meeting House): Cellist performance by Jennifer Perkins-Sciolla CANCELLED*
7-8:00PM (Parish Meeting House): Music by LikeMinded with Jamie Tara & Bonnie Lane CANCELLED*
7-11:00PM (Ice House Tent): Ice House After Dark! This 21+ event, under our heated tent, will be rockin' with Live Music by JD & The Lost Souls; Beer/Wine by Navigation Brewery and Aaronap Winery; and Hot/Cold Appetizers by Mave's Kitchen and Osaka Tea Garden. $5/person donation. Proper ID, required.
Saturday: December 7 (10AM-8PM)
10AM-8:00PM (Old Town Hall): Public Tree Viewing
10-11:00AM (Old Town Hall): Music by Singer/Songwriter/Musician Wendy Linkin
1:00PM (Old Town Hall): Alcohol Ink Ornaments Workshop. Make and take creative holiday ornaments with Donna Hunnewell. (walk-in program)
1-5:00PM (Ice House Tent): Family Cookie Decorating with Bubbles the Elephant from The Learning Experience Academy of Early Education. Cookies and supplies provided by Bittersweet Bake Shoppe.
1:30-2:00PM (Old Town Hall): Violinist performance by Brendon Clawson
2-3:00PM (Old Town Hall): Musical performance by The Faith Ringers (Union Congregational Church of Groton)
3-8:00PM (Ice House Tent): Kids Frozen Party w/ DJ Bobby C; Winter Carnival Games; Food; Hot Cocoa; and Vendors
4:15PM (Parish Meeting House): Tyngsborough Children's Holiday Ensemble (grades 7-12) CANCELLED*
4:45PM or Dusk (Tyngsborough Common - Foot Traffic Only):
- Tyngsborough Theatre Carolers
- Santa’s Grande Arrival
- Town Common Holiday Display Lighting
5:00PM (Ice House Tent): Pictures with Santa
6:00PM (Ice House Tent): Performance by 8 year old violinist, Rahul Francis
6-8:00 PM (Ice House Tent): Open Mic Night. All are welcome to perform with, or without, our house band (Bootscam) or watch/listen from the audience. Casual, fun evening for the whole family! No cover charge.
Sunday: December 8th (10AM-4:30PM)
10AM-4:30PM (Old Town Hall): Public Tree Viewing
11AM-12:30PM (Parish Meeting House): Holiday music performance by Pepper JAZZ. CANCELLED*
12:30-1:45PM (Old Town Hall): Performance by St. Mary Magdalen Parish Music Group
1PM (Old Town Hall): Sleigh Floral Centerpiece Workshop (registration required, below) SOLD OUT!
2-3:00PM (Old Town Hall): Holiday Musical Performance by The Tuneful Tigers (Tyngsborough Elementary School music students)
* Due to construction delays, the Parish Meeting House is not available for use at this time. We apologize for any inconvenience.
To become a vendor or donate a tree, wall display or raffle item? Click HERE
- Raffle items generously donated by local business owners and families
- Free general admittance and craft activities daily for children
- Holiday Boutique with local crafter wares available for purchase
- Workshops and festive music performances
- Cookie decorating for children and Santa arrive to light the common on Saturday
- Light refreshments available for purchase through out the event.
- Don't miss this magical holiday event for children of all ages