Usher in the holiday season between December 1st through the 6th with imaginative holiday tree and wreath designs created by area businesses, residents and community groups, each in its own unique theme and style with gifts and decorations. They are on display for one week and then raffled away to lucky winners. Visiting and Raffle details below.
Thank you to our 2020 Sponsors: North Shore Bank, John M. Ross & Sons, Ira Toyota of Danvers, The Page Family, Coffee Time Bake Shop, The Sampson Family, NorthEast Community Bank, People’s Bank, MGH North Shore Medical Center, Hawthorne Hotel, and Danvers Community Access Television. Help match their generosity by donating to Tapley Memorial Hall’s Community Programming here. Thank you! All sponsors will be featured in our video tour of the holiday displays on visit YouTube/DanversHistoricalSociety, DCAT, and Rally-Up. Please join the fun by sponsoring this community event here.
PLEASE visit here often as details of how this virtual Parade of Trees will operate this year are developing. The Elves are working hard to make this as seamless as possible.
Preview Party – due to the pandemic, we will not have a Preview Party this year. A video of all the beautiful displays will be available on our YouTube channel and Danvers Community Access Television. Other fun alternatives developing. Virtual entertainment premiers throughout the week listed PofT 2020 Schedule POSTER, and on our Events page.
To view the beautiful displays: you may visit YouTube/DanversHistoricalSociety , view on DCAT, Rally-Up, or pre-schedule a visit to Tapley Memorial Hall**. Due to the pandemic, space is limited, and we request pre-paid donations to pre-schedule your visit.
For the safety of our staff and the community, we cannot allow drop-in visitors at this event. You must pre-schedule a visit by making a donation. All visitors must wear face masks and remain 6′ apart.
Make a donation for your chances to win a creative display. Drawing is on December 6th.
Donate, view, and choose the displays at Rally-Up, or donate through PayPal below then choose in Tapley Hall**:
You will then be directed on how to pre-schedule your visit inside Tapley Memorial Hall. Due to the pandemic, space in the Hall is limited, and we request pre-paid donations to pre-schedule your visit.
**Pre-scheduling your visit is required, if you want to visit Tapley Memorial Hall Dec 1st through Dec 6th. We cannot accommodate drop-in visitors. Lucky winners drawn Sunday, December 6th, 3pm, after closing scheduled visits. Lucky winners will be called the early evening of December 6th, and must pick up their display on Monday, December 7th, or the runner-up will be notified. Winners: please review these Guidelines . All participants are potential winners so please be prepared to say what 30min period between 9:00AM and 1:00PM or between 6PM and 7PM, Monday, you wish to pick up your winnings. Any winnings not picked up will be offered to the runner up.