CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. —
Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton is scheduled to host the 2013 Tree Lighting Celebration from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Pacific Views Main Exchange.
The 20-foot tree, decorated with over 250 ornaments and decorations, will be brightly lit by more than 5,000 lights in a ceremony at 7 p.m.
The event will also feature a visit from Santa Claus, trackless train rides, family activities, giveaways, free refreshments, live music and remarks from Camp Pendleton’s commanding general.
The event is free and open to all DOD card holders.
For more information, please visit http://www.mccscp.com/treelighting.
******MEDIA COORDINATION INSTRUCTIONS******
Media interested in covering this event must RSVP with Camp Pendleton Media Relations Office by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org no later than noon Friday, Nov. 22. Members of the media who have RSVP'd will be met at Camp Pendleton's MAIN GATE at no later than 6:30 p.m. Saturday to be escorted to the event.