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54th Annual Tower Lighting Celebration - sponsored by USAA

Open to all DoD ID cardholders and their sponsored guests

Join MWR for the biggest celebration of the season!  Our favorite winter holiday event of the year is once again on the great lawn at Freedom Tower.  You won't want to miss the ending, featuring a spectacular LASER LIGHT SHOW!

Come early!  Several new attractions

Free Festivities include (open 4:30 - 7pm) 

  • Live Entertainment by The US Pacific Fleet Band & The USAF Band of the Pacific
  • Community Partners sharing giveaways and holiday goodies (while supplies last) such as:
    • Yummy Holiday Drinks by MEADOW GOLD DAIRIES
    • Build and create with the Kid’s Clinic sponsored by HOME DEPOT
    • NEW SNOW ZONE* (ticketed event)
    • NEW Local-style Ice Skating* (ticketed event)
      • *Ticket distribution for snow and skating begins at 4:30 p.m. while supplies last
  • Special Guest arrival from the North Pole at 4:45 p.m.  Tickets for photos begin distribution at 4:30pm!

**Note:  Lines may close as early as 6 p.m.  Activities will close at 7 p.m.

Tickets will be distributed in the sponsor tent/Santa photo area at 4:30pm.
Tickets will be in limited supply, so please be aware of the following:

  • Santa photo tickets:  One ticket per family.  One photo per ticket.  This is so we can serve more customers at the event.  Ticket numbers will determine order of photos.
  • Snow Zone tickets:  One ticket per person.  Tickets will be separated by time slots and age groups.
  • "Ice" Skating tickets:  One ticket per person.  Tickets will be for individual time slots on rink with either socks or skates.  
    • A limited amount of skates will be available for use. 
    • There will be separate time slots for skating with skates and with socks only. 
    • Socks will be required for all skating times.  If you or your child are doing the "socks only" skating, we recommend bringing socks that you don't mind getting dirty/worn.


Shuttle service to the event will be provided by MWR to/from the BX Garden Shop, starting at 4:15pm and continuing until the event's end.

Enjoy a delicious plate of great food or snacks, sold by on-base private organizations as a fundraiser, available while supplies last.

*All details are subject to change without notice.
* PLEASE NOTE - Fog, strobe, flashing and laser lights will be used at the venue. Lights around the field will be turned off during the show. 

A big MAHALO to all our fabulous sponsors for their support

Innovative Consultants, Inc.
Meadow Gold
Locations Realty
Edge Home Finance
PC Gamerz
Home Depot
Castle & Cooke Mortgage
Navy Federal Credit Union
First Command Financial Services
Ichiban Brims
Brain Health of Hawaii
Sacred Hearts Tattoo and Coffee Bar

No official endorsement intended


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