Queen Trinity Dabriel Bea will preside over the 2018 Holly Ball

Holly Ball Queen Trinity Dabriel Bea (Photo by Yours Truly Photograpy)

Queen Trinity Dabriel Bea is preparing to preside over the seasonal festivities celebrating the 123rd Holly Ball at 7 p.m. December 28 at Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club, 362 Club Drive, Kilmarnock.

The Holly Ball originated in 1895 and began operating as the fundraising arm of the Tidewater Foundation in the 1950s, reported publicity chairman Patricia Gallagher.

Queen Bea will act as the official hostess of the gala fundraiser. The Bea family has chosen Montgomery “Monty” Deihl to serve as the orator.

The celebratory events leading up to the Holly Ball are steeped…