(WTNH) — Since 1990, “Trees of Hope” has served as a beloved holiday tradition in the Greater New Haven area.

It’s an epic yearly event open to the public every day for the first two weeks of December! It’s fun for the whole family, and a perfect way to get into the holiday spirit.

Executive Director of the event, Michelle D’Amore, joined News 8 to discuss the event! She dives into how the event began, what to expect this year, and more.

Watch the video above for the full interview.