Rhode Island Veterans Home will host Festival of Trees Nov. 23

Rhode Island Veterans Home will host Festival of Trees Nov. 23

BRISTOL – The Rhode Island Veterans Home, 480 Metacom Ave., will be host to the 2nd annual “A Veterans Affair: Festival of Trees” on Saturday, Nov. 23, from 6 to 9 p.m.

The event is a celebration featuring food, music, raffles and a silent auction organized by the Veterans Home Family Council. All proceeds will benefit the residents and families of the Rhode Island Veterans Home.

This year’s honorees include Ron and Pete Cardi, George W. Reilly, BG (Ret.) Richard J. Valente and the Gold Star Families of the Rhode Island Nine.

The featured attraction will be a lineup of uniquely and creatively decorated trees, all available in the silent auction. The organizing committee is still accepting donations for the silent auction, including decorated trees.

Tickets are $30 per person and can be purchased online through EventBrite.

For ticket or donation information, visit the Family Council’s website at www.RIVHFamilyCouncil.com or contact Patti Baccus at 401-413-6280.