U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree 2009 Ceremony

November 5, 2009 4:04 pm



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1. Tree Cutting Ceremony – Saturday, November 7, 2009.

2. Event site opens at 7:30 a.m. Musical entertainment begins at 8:30 a.m. Ceremony begins at 9:00 a.m. and will end by 12:00 noon.

3.Event will have Apache Crown Dancers, Apache Blessing and music. The tree will be cut and placed onto a transport trailer.

4. Event is open to the public.

5. Location site is on the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests.

6. Location of tree is near Alpine, Arizona approximately 5 miles due west.

7. Parking and Shuttle service to ceremony site at junction of FS Road 249 & FS Road 276.

8. Free shuttle service is about 10 minutes to site. Shuttle stop location to the site requires a short walk to the viewing area.

9. Guests are encouraged to wear appropriate walking footwear and warm weather clothing.

10. Maps and more information available at www.CapitolChristmasTree2009.org



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