Tag Archives: Lobster Trap Tree

Anyone want to help this morning

If anyone would like to help take down our beautiful Lobsta Trap Tree, please come by at 9:00 this morning. It is actually fun to do this and most important to help out.

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The Daily Traveler Chimes in On Gloucester’s Most Beautiful Lobster Trap Tree (and those other horribly misfigured Lobster trap trees from other places)

This Is a Thing? Lobster Trap Christmas Trees Are Serious Business in New England By Jennifer M. Wood December 7, 2013, 11:00 AM We’re always excited to discover a Christmas tree that isn’t a “tree” at all. Like the one … Continue reading

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GloucesterCast 12/1/13 With Host Joey Ciaramitaro and Guests Toby Pett and Amandacakes

GloucesterCast Taped 12/1/13 With Host Joey Ciaramitaro and Guests Toby Pett and Amandacakes Topics Include: Family Cookie Day, Turducken, ChromeCast, Downtown Gloucester Ladies Night, The Hive Gift Wrapping Service, Buoy Painting, Lobster Trap Tree, Rockland Maine’s Lobster Trap Spike, Favorite … Continue reading

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Lobster Trap Holiday Tree Cards for Sale!

Lobster Trap Holiday Tree Cards benefit Cape Ann Art Haven. Click here to order your cards today! Limited Edition, and only 20.00 for a set of ten blank cards, with envelopes included. David Brooks Photo

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Bex Borden from Art Haven Shares Gloucester’s Lobster Trap Tree Story

David Brooks and Ed Collard Recently Rebecca Borden, President and Interim Executive Director of Cape Ann Art Haven, was asked by Conde Nast Traveler to provide background information on Gloucester’s lobster trap tree for an online slideshow they are preparing … Continue reading

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2013 Gloucester MA Lobster Trap Tree Being Built

Bex submits- All the traps are on loan from local lobstermen. Volunteers dedicate a weekend to building the tree. Children paint buoys as “ornaments” to decorate the tree. Buoy Painting is December 14 and the Tree Lighting Ceremony is 4:30 … Continue reading

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Taking down the Lobsta Trap Tree

So many volunteers today, Maryanne, Rich Bean, B.J. Mohan, Steve Douglas, Bree and her daughter, Patrick Kelly, Rick Moore, Oliver Cleary, Ed Collard, Melissa Cox, Andrew NiCastro, Peter Asaro, Little Jeremiah,  Justin, and dad Tim, Nick Zagami and Heather Smidt (they … Continue reading

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Big Time Kudos To Those That Step Up Long After The Glory Is Gone

Rich Bean Submits This Photo- After the thanks are handed out and the lobster trap tree is lit in the dead cold of the middle of winter the arduous task of taking the lobster trap trree has to take place.  … Continue reading

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Gloucester At Dawn- 2012 Lobster Trap Tree 4:57AM 12/19/12

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Gloucester Lobster Trap Tree 2012 Baby!

How bout those cool lobster trap wire rocking chairs right out in front?  Cool, huh?

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Gloucester Lobster Trap Tree Lighting Photos From Anthony Marks

Thanks to Audrey’s Flower Shop For The Decorative Bow On The Blinged Out GMG Buoy.  Paul Morrison I know you put Sista Felicia Up The Rubber Duck Elf Buoy!

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Patricia Walsh Sends In Photos Of The P-Town Lobster Trap Tree

You know by now I hope folks know that when I write the title of a post like – Our Always Fair and Balanced Lobster Trap Tree Poll and Gloucester’s Lobster Trap Tree and proceed to write- “Don’t forget to … Continue reading

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Buoy Painting To Adorn The Worlds Most Beautiful Lobster Trap Tree Has Begun at Art Haven!

For more info go to one of the greatest organizations GTown has to offer- Buoys Days at Art Haven Buoys Days at Art Haven Drop in at Art Haven to paint a buoy for our Community Lobster Trap tree. Each … Continue reading

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Our Always Fair and Balanced Lobster Trap Tree Poll and Gloucester’s Lobster Trap Tree Gets A Helping Hand From Our Awesome Fire Department!

vote in the poll mid way down in this post Don’t forget to bring your children down to Art Haven to paint a buoy to adorn the tree.  That’s what separates our lobster trap tree from all those horribly disfigured … Continue reading

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Now That The Lobster Trap Tree Has Been erected It’s Buoy Painting Time!!!! Starts the week of Dec.3rd

Buoys Days at Art Haven Drop in at Art Haven to paint a buoy for our Community Lobster Trap tree. Each day is geared to an elementary  school so friends can paint together. Parents can carpool and get some shopping … Continue reading

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High Speed Time Lapse Build of the Gloucester MA Lobster Trap Tree

Santa’s helpers were very busy today. Go full screen, crank it up to eleven.

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The 2012 Gloucester MA Lobster Trap Tree Takes Shape

Pics and Video From Niece Amandacakes click for video- Our Donna Ardizzoni Hard At Work

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