Christmas Tree Festival

2019

Friday to Sunday, 13th-15th December

at West Mersea Free Church

About

Each year West Mersea Free Church hosts a display of beautifully decorated Christmas Trees from individuals, families & organisations from Mersea and surrounding villages.

Dates & Times
Friday 13th, 6pm – 9pm
Saturday 14th, 10am – 5pm
Sunday 15th, 1pm – 4pm

West Mersea Free Church
32 Mill Road
West Mersea
CO5 8RJ

Join us

Our community event is hosted in the main hall at West Mersea Free Church. There are refreshments available and many exciting craft activities for young people to complete!

2018 Entrants

Christmas Tree Festival 2019

Friday 13th December, 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Saturday 14th December, 10:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday 15th December, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

A community event with refreshments provided. Free entry, and an opportunity to vote for your favourite trees.

Entering a tree

Individuals, families, businesses and organisations are welcome to enter a tree into the festival this year.

Trees may be lit, and can be any height (up to a limit of 6ft). Trees are set up on Thursday 12th December (6pm-8pm) or Friday 13th December (2pm-5pm). At the end of the festival, we ask that you collect your tree between 4pm and 6pm on Sunday 15th December.

If you would like to enter, or would like more information, contact christmastree@merseafree.church.

Past Results

Each year trees are marked according to three different categories:

  1. Individual and Family entries
  2. School entries
  3. Organisation & Club Entries
 
Category:Individual & Family Entries
1stElisha Gale (Magical Christmas)
2ndThe Davis Family (The Grinch)
3rdLeah & Rebekah (Not Just a Name)
Category:Mersea Island School Entries
1stMersea Island School, Year 2
2ndMersea Island School, Year 6
3rdMersea Island School, Year 3
Category:Langenhoe Primary School Entries
1stLangenhoe Primary School, Class 3
2ndLangenhoe Primary School, Class 4
3rdLangenhoe Primary School, Class 2
Category:Organisation & Club Entries
1stSparrows Playgroup
2ndWest Mersea Free Church Toddlers Group
3rdWest Mersea Lifeboat
Category:Individual & Family Entries
1stElisha Gale (Father Christmas Tree)
2ndLeah & Rebekah (Fairy Tree)
3rdThe Davis Family (Harry Potter Tree)
Category:School Entries
1stMersea Island School, Year 4
2ndMersea Island School, Woolcraft Club
3rdMersea Island School, Year 2
Category:Organisation & Club Entries
1st (joint)

Sparrows Play Group

First Mersea Brownies

2ndRock Solid & Boulder
3rdVocalise Community Choir
Category:Individual & Family Entries
1st (joint)

Elisha Gale (Roald Dahl Tree)

Rebekah Hughes & Leah Levett (Winter Wonderland)

3rdThe Davis Family (Snowman)
Category:School Entries
1stMersea Island School, Year 4
2ndMersea Island School, Woolcraft Club
3rdMersea Island School, Year 2
Category:Organisation & Club Entries
1stBrownies (Owls)
2ndVocalise
3rdSparrows (Smells Tree)
Category:Individual & Family Entries
1stElisha Gale
2nd (joint)

Davis Family

Hughes Family

Category:School Entries
1stMersea Island School, Year 3
2ndMersea Island School, Year 4
3rdMersea Island School, Year 5
Category:Organisation & Club Entries
1stSparrows
2ndThe Spar
3rd (joint)

Beaver Scouts

Royal British Legion Women’s Section

Category:Individual, Family, Club & Organisation Entries
1stThe Spar
2ndRoyal British Legion Women’s Section
3rdMulberry Bush Montesorri Nursery
Category:School Entries
1stMersea Island School, Year 6
2ndMersea Island School, Year 4
3rdMersea Island School, Year 5
Category:All Entries
1stMersea Island School, Year 6
2ndRock Solid & Boulder Youth Groups
3rdMersea Island School, Year 4