Kineton Christmas Tree Trail

1st December - 31st December 2021

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What is the kineton christmas tree trail?

The trail will consist of 300-500 individually decorated and themed Christmas trees sponsored by local businesses, charities and individuals, creating a mapped walking trail all around the village of Kineton and Little Kineton, making the village THE place in Warwickshire to visit this December. Maps will be available to purchase (£2.50) from village shops and the proceeds will be donated to local charities.

How to take part

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2019 Trail

If you want a tree on the trail…

      1. If you live or have a business in Kineton or Little Kineton we would like you to have a tree outside of your house or property. Trees are available, at cost via Flower Thyme (01926 640437). Please register as soon as possible.
      2. We are looking for sponsors for our “book of remembrance” trees – simple Christmas trees decorated in white which will be placed around the village( £30 each) interested? –  Contact Flower Thyme (01926 640437) or pop into Flower Thyme and we’ll take your details.

Please print off the registration form, complete it and return with correct cash payment to Flower Thyme as soon as possible.

REGISTRATION CLOSES SATURDAY 6TH NOVEMBER.

Walk the trail

Maps will be available to purchase (£2.50) from village shops and the proceeds will be donated to local charities.

Walk the trail throughout the WHOLE of December- day or evening – maps available at village shops so that you can complete the trail at your own pace. Suitable for all the family.

Hundreds of themed and decorated Christmas trees throughout Kineton and Little Kineton, Warwickshire (CV35 0JS) – see how many you can find, guess the theme and vote on your favourite tree and best decorated street!

The Trees

A 5 – 5.5ft Norwegian Spruce tree without stand is available at a cost of £16. Alternatively, a 5 -5.5ft tree stabilized on a wooden block is available at a cost of £20.

All trees will be available to collect on Saturday 20th November giving you plenty of time to create your display for 1st December.

After the event, trees (minus their decorations) will be shredded and the chippings used to improve village footpaths.

If you would like to take part in this years event and live or work in Kineton please complete a registration form (above) and return to Flower Thyme florist ASAP.

This years theme

This years theme is “on this day in history”

Choose a date, a year, an event and create a spectacular themed tree based on it.

The brief is vast – history, famous birthdays, film and music release dates and sporting achievements could all be your inspiration.

Stuck for ideas? ask Alexa daily “ tell me what happened on this day in history”…or dig out your Horrible history books! Here’s some ideas…

31st July 1980 – Harry Potter’s birthday

8th August 1963 – the Great Train Robbery

23rd October 1642 – The Battle of Edgehill

27th November 2012 – the film premier of “Frozen”

20th July 1969 – Apollo 11 landed on the moon