Since 1987, The Festival of Trees has been the signature annual fundraising event for Delaware Hospice to support its programs and services. Each year, three Festival of Trees events are held throughout the state of Delaware, one in each county.
Join us for at our Kent County Festival of Trees "Night of Lights celebration.". Stroll along the elegantly decorated corridors of Dover Downs Hotel while enjoying cocktails and bidding on our wonderful silent auction gifts. Featuring: Silent Auction, Raffle Drawings, Heavy Hors d’oeuvres, Cocktails (cash bar), and Entertainment.
You may also view the spectacular exhibit of decorated trees and wreaths made possible by our generous sponsors and creative decorators. Among them are our: Raffle Tree: 6 1/2 ft. beautifully decorated tree with a variety of local gift certificates. Raffle tickets: $4.00 each or 3 for $10.00.
Remembrance Tree: This tree is dedicated to celebrating the life of a loved one. Patrons who make a donation receive an ornament which may include a personal message and is displayed on the Remembrance Tree for the duration of the Festival. Memorial Tree: The Memorial Tree is decorated in memory of Delaware Hospice patients who were served during the past year.
New Hope Tree: Our New Hope Tree is dedicated to the children and teens of our Delaware Hospice families who have experienced the loss of a loved one.
Delaware Hospice, established in 1982, is the largest, most experienced and only nonprofit hospice in Delaware. Over the last 30 years, more than 41,000 patients and their families have chosen Delaware Hospice for their exceptional care.