The 42nd Annual Tree Competition
December 5, 2021 - December 22, 2021
12am - 5pm

Stony Brook Village Center


Bring out your Holiday spirit and decorate a tree lining the walkways of Stony Brook Village in the Ward Melville Heritage Organization’s 42nd Annual Holiday Tree Competition!


Vote for your favorite tree December 5 through December 20. Winner announced on December 22 will receive a $150 gift certificate to Stony Brook Village.


$45 Registration Fee


Fill out this FORM to register for a tree


For more information call 631.751.2244

The 42nd Annual Holiday Festival
December 5, 2021
12:00pm - 6:00PM

Stony Brook Village Center


Join the Ward Melville Heritage Organization (WMHO) in its celebration of the 42nd Annual Holiday Festival! Vote for your favorite tree in the 42nd Annual Holiday Tree Competition; Legends & Spies Puppet Procession; Santa will listen to children’s wishes; Holiday Train Display at Wiggs Opticians; Carolers and live music before the Holiday Tree Lighting at 5:30pm on the Village Green.




For more information, please call the WMHO at 631-751-2244. 

The Legends & Spies Puppet Procession!
December 5, 2021
2:15pm - 3pm

Starting at Stony Brook Fire Department!


Watch in awe as seven 14-foot puppets proceed through Stony Brook Village! Click HERE to learn more about each puppet, their role in Stony Brook Village and American history!

Take a look at the procession route:

Winter Walks Through Time: A Stony Brook Village Walking Tour
December 10, 2021 - December 10, 2021
10:50am - 12pm

Stony Brook Village Post Office


Learn about Long Island’s winter whaling history, how Dorothy Melville saved Christmas, Ward Melville & Richard Haviland Smyth’s architectural design of Stony Brook Village and the history and magic of holiday storefronts.

Two Sessions:

10:50am & 2:50pm

Registration is required. $15 per person; includes tour, hot chocolate form Stony Brook Chocolate, treats from Premiere Pastry and specials at participating restaurants.