RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The community is invited to get into the Christmas spirit by decorating a tree, wreath or centerpiece in Rutherford on Monday, Nov. 14.
Any individual, organization or business may can enter the 22nd Annual Kip Festival of Trees and Wreaths at the Kip Center.
Participants can decorate a tree or wreath supplied by the center or donate their own centerpiece. People can also support the event with a $25 “Angel” donation.
Trees will be decorated at the center from 12-8 p.m. Wreaths and centerpieces should be dropped off by Friday, Nov. 11.
All judging takes place on Tuesday, Nov. 15 for the Most Beautiful, Most Original/Creative, and Best Use of Theme.
All trees wreaths and centerpieces will be on display at the Kip Center from Tuesday, Nov. 15 until Saturday, Dec. 10, at which time they will be raffled off to benefit the members of 55 Kip Center. Raffle tickets will be 10 for $5 or 25 for $10. The Center will be open on Sat. Nov. 26th as part of the Borough’s Holiday Festivities from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Special instructions: Trees provided are pre-lit. All decorations should be wired securely on the branches. They will not be returned. We recommend a tree skirt to complement your decorative theme.