Free trees for troops [MIGRATE]

By Public Affairs | November 29, 2012

Trees For Troops

Trees For Troops (Photo by MCCS Camp Pendleton)

Marine Corps Community Services, FedEx and The Christmas Spirit Foundation are scheduled to offer free Christmas Trees to Camp Pendleton Marines, sailors and families at two locations here Dec. 7.

Tickets will be available at 7 a.m. in building 51919 in San Onofre and at the corner of Rattle Snake Canyon and Vandegrift on Mainside, while supplies last.

Festivities at Mainside include Santa Claus, face paint, bounce house, rock climbing, obstacle course,  giveaways, Sea World Characters and more.

Festivities at San Onofre include a bounce house and food and beverages available for purchase.

Twine and loading assistance will be available.  Trees are available on a first come, first serve basis and limited to one tree per military ID card holder.  Must be present when ticket number is called.

For more information visit: and click on Trees for Troops.