Annual We Care Trim-A-Tree Festival now open at Markland Mall

2015 Trim A Tree Festival

The holiday season is quickly approaching! What a better way to get in the holiday spirit than a visit to the 23rd Annual We Care Trim-A-Tree Festival, currently underway now through November 15, 2015 at Markland Mall.

Dozens of beautifully decorated Christmas trees and wreaths are lined throughout the mall and can be seen Monday -Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. and Sunday 12-6 p.m. The tree auction will be held November 15 at 5:00 p.m., with all proceeds going to We Care. Markland Mall is located at the corner of SR 931 and Markland Avenue in Kokomo.

Tis the Season . . . for the 2011 We Care Trim-A-Tree Festival

2011 We Care Trim-A-Tree Festival

The We Care Trim-A-Tree Festival is going on now at the Kokomo Mall (located at the corner of U.S. 31 and Boulevard Street.)  Don’t miss the chance to see the beautiful trees on display and vote for your favorite (by putting change in the buckets!)  The Christmas trees and wreaths will be on display now through November 13, 2011.  The public can view the trees Monday-Thursday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., and Sunday 12-6 p.m.  Admission is free.    

Great for the entire family, this annual event is a favorite among those that live in Kokomo.  If you plan to visit the Kokomo area, the tree display is a must-see!  The auction will be held on November 13, 2011 starting at 4:45 p.m at the Kokomo Mall.  Bid on your favorite tree and you may get to take it home for the holidays!  Proceeds from the auction will benefit We Care.  For more information, about We Care, click here.  

I always enjoy going to see the trees and the fun decorating themes each year!  I have posted a few of my favorites from this year’s display below.  Tis the season … to start making holiday memories!

A cozy Christmas setting!


For all those snowmen collectors (like me) this is the ultimate tree!


Angry Birds anyone? This tree is sure to be popular with the kids!


Very traditional and elegant!


IU fans will be in heaven with this creative tree!

2010 We Care Trim-A-Tree Festival

2009 Trim-A-Tree Festival photo

The annual We Care Trim-A-Tree Festival at the Kokomo Mall is in full swing.  A visit will definitely put you in the holiday spirit with 80 beautifully decorated Christmas trees and wreaths on display!  Each tree has its own individual theme, and all ages will enjoy looking at the trees and choosing a favorite.  To vote for a tree, pennies can be dropped in the bucket of your choice and proceeds will go to We Care

2009 Trim-A-Tree photo (one of my favorite trees!)

The tree display is open daily through November 14, 2010.  Admission is free.  The Kokomo Mall is located at the corner of U.S. 31 and Boulevard Street.  Display hours are Monday-Thursday 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. -9 p.m., and Sunday from Noon – 6 p.m.  The Trim-A-Tree Auction will be held on Sunday, November 14 at 4:45 p.m. 

In addition, the We Care Store is open in the Kokomo Mall during the tree display.  Holiday gifts, sweatshirts, cookbooks, ornaments, and other great We Care items are available.  For more information, call 765-459-4191 or visit the We Care website.

Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree

This weekend is the last chance to enjoy the We Care Trim-A-Tree Festival at Kokomo Mall.  Plan to spend some time as there are 80 trees and wreaths on display.  All are in creative themes that businesses, individuals, and clubs have decorated.  They will be auctioned off at Kokomo Mall on November 16 starting at 4:45 p.m.  Plan to come out to see the fantastic display or to purchase a tree for your own home or business.  It is sure to put you in the Christmas spirit!  The event is free, but you can vote for your favorite with spare change.  Upcoming events to support We Care include:

  • We Care Christmas Concert featuring local singers, musicians, and dancers at Oakbrook Community Church on Nov. 21.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and concert starts at 7 p.m.
  • We Care Christmas Tree House at 1501 E. Sycamore Street in Kokomo.  Dozens of Christmas trees are displayed throughout the home, which is open Nov. 29 through Dec. 31.  Hours are Monday-Friday 5-9 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday Noon-9 p.m.
  • We Care Park Christmas Light Display open daily starting on Thanksgiving Day at 6 p.m.
  • 36th Annual We Care Telethon on Dec. 5-7