Released: December 13, 2022
Delaware County’s cherished annual Festival of Lights and the 2nd annual Delco Holiday Village at Rose Tree Park are now open!
Delaware County Council and the County’s Parks and Recreation team, led by Director Marc Manfre, were thrilled to join Santa Claus, the Springton Lake Select Choir, State local elected officials, and hundreds of residents to celebrate the opening of the 2022 Festival of Lights and the 2nd annual Delco Holiday Village at Rose Tree Park in Media on December 2.
The 2022 Festival of Lights in Rose Tree Park runs 5:30 to 10:00 p.m. nightly through Sun., Jan. 1 at Rose Tree and the Delco Holiday Village, with a changing line-up of local vendors and food trucks, will be open on the following evenings:
Fri., Dec. 9 & Sat., Dec. 10
Fri., Dec. 16 & Sat., Dec. 17
Each night will feature different vendors and food—Residents are encouraged to visit the Holiday Village multiple times this season to enjoy and shop with different local vendors.
Thank you to District Attorney Jack Stollsteimer, Register of Wills Rachel Ezzell Berry, Senator Amanda Cappelletti, and State Representative Mike Zabel for helping to kick off the festivities, and a big thank you to Delaware County Commerce Center Director Laura Goodrich Cairns and Delaware County Chamber of Commerce President Trish McFarland and their hard-working teams for spearheading the Delco Holiday Village. And of course, thanks to the entire staff of the Parks and Recreation Department for once again out-doing themselves in creating a winter wonderland and bringing this year’s festival to life!
“The Festival of Lights has been a treasured Delco tradition for more than four decades for residents across the County and we are thrilled to be holding the second annual Holiday Village this year as well,” said Delaware County Council Vice Chair Elaine Paul Schaefer. “Rose Tree Park is the perfect place to get into the holiday spirit and enjoy the beautiful displays, shop local, and enjoy some local cuisine.”
Rose Tree Park located at 1671 N. Providence Road in Media. Parking and admission are free.
Please check the website for updates regarding weather and possible changes in the schedule: www.holidayvillagedelco.com