FULTON, NY – The Friends of History In Fulton, N.Y., Inc., will host its 20th annual Parade of Trees contest at the Pratt House Museum, 177 So. First St., Fulton, from Dec. 1 ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ 12.
All area clubs, organizations, youth and childrenÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s groups are invited to participate by decorating a theme tree for display at the Pratt House.
Visitors will cast their ballots for their favorite trees in three categories: Adult (over 18), Youth (5th-12th grades), and Children (pre-K-4th grade).Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â The trees with the most votes in each category will win prizes of $100.00 (first prize), $75.00 (second prize), and $50.00 (third prize).Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Trees will be decorated at the Pratt House on Friday, November 21 from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.
The entire community is urged to view the trees and vote for your favorites.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â The festive display will be on view Monday through Friday, December 1 – 12 from 9-3 and Saturday, December 6 from 11 a.m. ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Å“ 3 p.m.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â The Annual Holiday Open House will be held on Sunday, December 7 from 2 to 4 p.m with musical entertainment from the Canfield family.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â Voting will end on Friday, December 12 and awards presented on Wednesday, December 17.
For more information, or to request a registration form, call the museum at 598-4616.