The annual Festival of Trees at the Raney House, sponsored by the Apalachicola Area Historical Society, opened Monday night with a Champagne & Dessert Preview Party and continues through Saturday.. 

Come see fabulous holiday trees and wreaths created by Apalachicola's talented artists and creative merchants being offered for sale by silent auction.

During Thanksgiving Week, tours of the Raney House will be offered from noon to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 23. The Raney House will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 24 for Thanksgiving, but will be open Friday, Nov. 25 from 1 to 8 p.m. during which time there will be an open house, with costumed docent tours, mulled wine and candy canes.

On Saturday, Nov. 26 the Festival of Trees will continue from noon to 5 p.m. The silent auction ends at 4 p.m.