Auction Designers/Donors


What do you want to decorate or donate for the Sandhills Children’s Center 21st Annual Festival of Trees?  View some of last years fun here!

We ask our designers to create the most exciting and eye-popping display package possible.  The Sandhills Children’s Center Festival of Trees is known for its elaborate displays which excite the imagination.  From traditional to unique, let your creativity soar!  All types of decor sell, but the best selling items are imaginative, lavishly decorated and filled with color and texture.



Click on the link below to decorate greenery or donate something for the auction!  Sandhills Children’s Center provides greenery and will notify you when it is available to be picked up in September.

Christmas Tree : Decorate a large Christmas Tree from 4.5′ to 7.5′ in The Carolina Hall in a 6′ x 6′ space.

Tabletop Tree : Decorate a 2′ or 3′ tree to be displayed in a 2′ X 2′ table space in The Festival of Trees.

Wreath or Mailbox Garland : Decorate a Wreath or Mailbox Garland for The Festival of Trees.  Wreaths are hung on a wall of lattice and mailbox garlands are displayed on mailboxes donated by Lowes Home Improvement.

Handcrafted Item : Donate a Hand Crafted Item (Gingerbread House, Pottery, Painting, Quilt, Etc.)  Handcrafted items will be displayed on tables, racks or easels to best display them for the auction.  

Vignette: Design a small Vignette on a table or a large Vignette in a 6′ X 6′ space. (Vignette may be a diorama of a holiday room, setting, furniture, etc.)

Gift Basket: Donate a Gift Basket or another item for the Auction.  Gift baskets do not need to be wrapped in cellophane.