Join us for a merry cocktail party in the beautifully decorated historic mansion of the Historical Society of Frederick County  The reception will feature holiday classics by the Rocky Birely Combo, savory hors d’oeuvres, wine and champagne, silent auction and a very special live auction featuring beautifully decorated holiday trees by local artists, merchants and celebrities:

Ric and Ann Adams

Stephanie Jordan
Tracey McPherson

Mike Moore
Terri Perry

Sherri Troutman

Marlene Young
Whitney Bingham - The Muse
Andrea Chapdelaine & David Tetreault
Hood College
Cassandra Offutt - Ethan Allen Design
Jean Peterson - Jean Peterson Design    

Paul Thompson - Ec’clectibles

Also enjoy viewing the trees at the Historical Society during the entire Festival of Trees from Nov. 25 –Dec 10.   During the festival, for $1 per ticket, you can cast your vote for your favorite holiday tree.

The Festival of Trees celebration is made possible through the generous support of Edenton Retirement Community. All proceeds benefit the Historical Society of Frederick County.

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This is an age 21+ event. Sorry, no refunds.

General Admission Tickets are $60 (plus $7 service fee).

Sponsor Level Tickets

  • Tree Hugger Level: $250- (plus $15 service fee) 2 tickets to event and recognition at event.
  • Silver Bell Level: $500- (plus $30 service fee) 4 tickets to event and recognition at event and your logo or name on all promotion materials.

Advance ticket sales have ended. You may still attend the event but please call the Historical Society at 301-663-1188 x107 to register.


Kate and John D'Amore


Historical Society of Frederick County

Festival of Trees VIP Reception

Historical Society of Frederick County

24 E. Church St., Frederick, MD 21701

Friday, December 9, 5:30-8PM