Morven Museum & Garden hosts 2021 Festival of Trees
By: Morven Museum & Garden
This year's Festival of Trees "Winter Garden Party" hosts are Colleen Goggins, Carolyn & John Healey, Rachel Herr, and Eileen & Robert O'Neil.
"One of our beloved traditions, Festival of Trees celebrates the season with our decorator partners festooning our galleries. We are thrilled to once again invite you to our home for the holidays and very grateful to our co-chairs and generous sponsors. There is something for everyone to enjoy," Morven Executive Director Jill Barry announced recently.
Throughout the season, museum visitors are invited to vote on their favorite tree or mantel both in person and online. Museum tickets must be purchased to enter the museum and are available at this link https://www.morven.org/
December programming around this year's Festival of Trees includes Holiday Wreath Workshops, Virtual Storytimes with Docent Mollie, and an at-home Baking Contest. Additional details on Morven's programming is at this link www.morven.org/
Winter Garden Party Tickets Now Available
Morven's Festival of Trees annual fundraising party returns to the great outdoors this year on Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. The outdoor "Winter Garden Party" is replete with fire pits, twinkle lights, hot beverages, hearty hors d'oeuvres, and "the warmth of each other's company," Barry noted. Guests may view the spectacular exhibition; museum doors will be open. "We encourage everyone to dress for the weather in your winter finery!" she added. The weather date is Sunday, December 5th and ticket prices for the party start at $175 per person. Sponsorship opportunities are still available. Full details at this link https://www.morven.org/
Morven extends thanks to its generous Community sponsors: Baxter Construction, Capital Health, Ronica A. Bregenzer, Architect LLC, Callaway Henderson Sotheby's International Realty, Keller Williams Princeton, PNC Private Bank, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Fox & Roach Princeton, and The Bank of Princeton.
Thanks go out to our talented decorators, below:
2021 Festival of Trees Decorators
Morven Museum & Garden, 55 Stockton St, Princeton, NJ is open Wednesday through Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Festival of Trees included with Morven admission of $10.00; $8.00 for Seniors; Free for Members of Morven and Children 6 years and under.
For additional information and associated programming, visit http://www.morven.org.
Morven Museum & Garden is supported by a grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) through the American Rescue Plan Act. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this press release do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities or the New Jersey Council for the Humanities.
ABOUT MORVEN MUSEUM & GARDEN
Most historic sites celebrate one notable resident, Morven is unique in that it was home to many remarkable people. Built in the 1750s and home to one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, Morven was home to five generations of Stocktons, then Robert Wood Johnson, Jr. before becoming New Jersey's first Governor's Mansion and home to five New Jersey governors, their families and staffs; witnessing nearly 300 years of history. Morven is located at 55 Stockton Street, Princeton, NJ and is open to the public Wednesday through Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The gardens are open daily until dusk.
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