Crowds wave to Santa and Mrs. Claus during the annual holiday parade and tree lighting ceremony Nov. 29, 2012, at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M. This festive event takes place each year as a kick-off to the holiday season. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Jette Carr)
Santa and Mrs. Claus applaud as a tree is lit during a ceremony Nov. 29, 2012, at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M. The tree lighting ceremony and holiday parade are annual events taking place each year to kick-off the holiday season. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Jette Carr)
by Senior Airman Ericka Engblom
27th Special Operations Wing Public Affairs
11/26/2013 - CANNON AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. -- The annual Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place in the Landing Zone parking lot Dec. 4 at 6 p.m. at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M.
The Tree Lighting will be held after the Holiday Parade which will begin at 5 p.m. and wind through Joe Cannon Estates. The parade will include several decorated floats as well as an appearance from Santa and Mrs. Claus.
After the ceremony, children will have a chance to speak to Santa and participate in holiday crafts held in the Landing Zone.
For more information, contact the Landing Zone at 575-784-2804.