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4th Annual Festival of Trees!

November 26, 2022 - December 2, 2022

Franklin County Visitors Bureau (FCVB) is excited to bring holiday cheer at the 4th annual 2022 Festival of Trees, held in the Franklin County 11/30 Visitors Center–the former 1865 National Bank of Chambersburg on the square. The festival opens at 4 PM on November 19. Come see beautifully decorated trees and wreaths. Enjoy a holiday train display, courtesy of Cumberland Valley Model Railroad Club, in the lobby of the visitor’s center, and family fun in downtown Chambersburg.

Visitors can vote for their favorite tree or wreath as well as participate in the silent auction to take home a tree or wreath.  Funds raised will support Cumberland Valley Breast Care Alliance.

Admission to Festival of Trees is free. Hours are Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 4:30 PM. Exhibit is not open on Friday, November 26. Weekend hours are:

  • Small Business Saturday, November 26 – 9 AM -3 PM
  • Sunday, November 27 – 11:30 Am -1:30 PM
  • Friday, December 2 (Winners announced.) – 8 AM – 8 PM

Trees and wreaths are being decorated by local organizations. Visitors may vote for their favorite tree or wreath by purchasing four ballots for $1. Silent auction bids can be placed in person, via phone at 866-646-8060 or by emailing fcvbfestivaloftrees@gmail.com. Silent auction amounts will be displayed in the Visitors Center and online. Current bid amounts will be updated online daily at explorefranklincountypa.com.  Final votes for favorites and final bids for the silent auction will close at 7:30 PM on December 2 with winners being announced the same night.

NEW in 2022:  Franklin County Visitors Bureau is joining Homeless Matters and Grocery Outlet to celebrate Sharing the Heart of the Holidays during the twelve days of Festival of Trees. Sharing the Heart of the Holiday is a way to support Franklin County residents that need a little help this holiday season. On each of the twelve days of Sharing the Heart of the Holidays, Franklin County Visitors Bureau is offering fun activities related to each day’s theme—something for children and adults. The twelve days of giving are:

November 26 – Gas Gift Cards
November 27 – Coats for Entire Family ALL Sizes
November 28 – Games & Snacks for Family Fun Night
November 29 – Art & School Supplies
November 30 – Baby Clothes, Formula & Baby Items
December 1 – Blankets & Linens
December 2 – TOYS

We hope to see you for Festival of Trees!





November 20 – December 2

Sharing the Heart of the Holiday Fun

Christmas Ornament

Letter writing to Santa

Coloring Contest

December 2

Sharing the Heart of the Holiday Fun

Photos with Santa

Announce Winners of the Coloring Contest – Winner receives $50

Announce Festival of Trees Winners @ 8 PM


November 26, 2022
December 2, 2022