Christmas Tree Lighting

Note: This event has already passed.

Date: Nov 29 2018, 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.

- Main Post Parade Field Fort Bragg 28308 United States Google Map

Rain date: November 30, 2018.

Kickoff the holiday season with the lighting of the garrison Christmas Tree at the Main Post Parade Field. This event includes the lighting of the Christmas Tree, Santa, Golden Knights, holiday entertainment, Kidz Corner and light refreshments (while supplies last).

Sequence of events:

  • 1630: Snow My Yard, Kidz Korner and food trucks open
  • 1730: Golden Knights Demonstration Parachute Jump
  • 1731: Master of Ceremonies (MC), Gilbert Baez
  • 1732: Invocation, Chaplain (COL) TBD, Garrison Chaplain
  • 1733: Comments, Todd Kenthack, President/CEO, Presenting Sponsor, Fort Bragg Federal Credit Union
  • 1734: Holiday entertainment by the Poole Elementary Chorus  
  • 1745: MC introduces the Senior Commander (SC):
    • SC’s comments
    • SC introduces the Family of the Year
    • SC and the Family of the Year light the Christmas Tree
  • 1751: Santa and Mrs. Claus arrive, wishing all a Merry Christmas!
  • 1755: Holiday entertainment by the Poole Elementary Chorus

This event is open to the public.