FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — The Embassy Theatre announced the winners from the 38th annual Festival of Trees Wednesday.

The event represents the theater’s largest fundraising event.

The six winners each took home the top spot for a different category:

  • Best DIY Craftmanship: “The Cardinal,” sponsored by D.O. McComb & Sons and decorated by Dana Fink
  • Best Original Design: “Just Plane Fun,” sponsored by BAE and decorated by BAE employees
  • Best Traditional: “Savor the Traditions of Christmas,” sponsored and decorated by Do It Best
  • Best Whimsical: “Under The Sea,” sponsored by After Dark Nightclub and decorated by Scott Miller
  • Best Wow Factor: “Dashing Through the Dough,” sponsored by Vinland Reserve Winery and decorated by MBN Properties
  • Best Theme: “Rx-Mas Wonderland,” sponsored by The Medicine Chest Pharmacy and decorated by Carroll High School Interior Design Students

“Christmas 1915,” sponsored by Berne Apparel and decorated by Scott Hermance, won the People’s Choice Award that allows festival attendees to vote on their favorite trees.

The 2022 Festival of Trees drew 22,078 attendees, just 2.5% less than the record set in 2019, according to The Embassy.