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The Fairfield Christmas Tree Festival Mission statement:
Each year we select a local nonprofit with whom we actively partner to raise funds to support the diverse needs of the underserved in the greater Bridgeport area.
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November 30 - December 3, 2017

All events held at the historic Burr Homestead, 

739 Old Post Road, Fairfield, CT

Friday, 10am — 7pm

Saturday, 10am — 5pm
Sunday, 10am — 4pm

General Admission: $10 adults / $5 children and seniors

Each year volunteers transform the historic Burr Homestead in Fairfield into a spectacular celebration of Christmas. Visitors can enjoy a cup hot cider as they meander through the newly renovated mansion and view the rooms designed by local interior decorators and artists. Exquisite trees, wreaths, and decorative items throughout are for sale, as well as custom made, one-of-a-kind live wreaths. The Holiday Boutique is an annual favorite, offering festive gifts and ornaments. Bring the kids to visit Santa! They can have their photo taken while they read him their list. All the proceeds go to our 2017 beneficiary, Bridgeport Rescue Mission.

Our 2017 Special Events
More details & tickets available soon!

Thursday Nov. 30 from 7 - 10pm
Ticket: $150
Kick off your Holiday Season in style!  Join us for light fare, cocktails, and music under the tent. Enjoy a glass of champagne for a chance to win a beautiful piece of jewelry, graciously donated by Henry C, Reid & Sons Jewelers.
Holiday Hip Hop
Friday Dec. 1 from 5- 7pm
$20/adult, $10/child (kids 2 and under are free)
Fun for the whole family! Come for dinner and watch Fairfield’s own Double-Up Dance Studio perform their cool hip hop. They’ll even teach YOU a routine! Centerpieces for sale. Purchase a wine or beer and “Take-a-Chance” to win a snowboard. (Special guest appearance by You-Know-Who!) Then, grab a cup of cocoa on your way to the Tree Lighting ceremony.
Nutcracker Sweet Tea
Saturday Dec. 2, from 2–4 pm
$30/person (kids 2 and under are free)
Enjoy light fare, tea, and sweets while taking in a vignette from the magical “Nutcracker Suite.” Children will get to meet dancers from the New England Ballet Company and have their pictures taken. Nutcrackers and bracelets on sale. Purchase a glass of champagne and “Take-a-Chance” to win a lovely piece of jewelry or craft gift basket. A festive way to begin the holiday season with family and friends!

A 360 Tour of the Christmas Tree Festival!
Thank you to Liz Gentile of Evergreen Studios
CLICK ON THE PHOTO to take a 360 tour of 3 of our most beautifully decorated rooms from past festivals. This year will be even more spectacular!

Our 2017 Beneficiary
Bridgeport Rescue Mission


Our Mission

Bridgeport Rescue Mission fights poverty from the inside out as we embrace the urban poor and addicted with the compassion of Christ, offering hope and healing for a changed life.

Our Vision

To excel in the provision of food, shelter, clothing, education, job training and residential discipleship for the urban poor and addicted.

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Our 2017 Quilt Beneficiary
Harbor Lights Foundation