BASKING RIDGE, NJ – Somerset County Park Commission naturalists are looking for individuals, local groups, civic organizations, clubs, businesses, scout troops, and others to design, decorate, and submit a tree for the month-long holiday display at the Environmental Education Center, 190 Lord Stirling Road

Professional and amateur musical talent is also being sought for live performances on weekends.

The 42nd annual Festival of Trees begins Friday, Dec. 6th and will remain open through Sunday, Dec. 29th, 2019 (closed Dec. 24th & 25th) from 9 a.n.-4:30 p.m.

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The Snowflake Café will be open Saturdays and Sundays

Applications are available by email at or regular mail to 190 Lord Stirling Road, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920. 

For information contact the Environmental Education Center at 908-722-1200, ext. 5002 or NJ Relay at 711 for individuals with a hearing or speech impairment.