Tree lighting ceremony at Yokota Air Base

Members from the hand bell choir perform Christmas carols for families at the Friendship chapel on Yokota Air Base, Japan, Dec. 2, 2022. Every year, Yokota has a tree lighting ceremony to symbolize the beginning of the holiday season. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Jarrett Smith)
Members from the hand bell choir perform Christmas carols for families at the Friendship chapel on Yokota Air Base, Japan, Dec. 2, 2022. Every year, Yokota has a tree lighting ceremony to symbolize the beginning of the holiday season. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Jarrett Smith)

Tree lighting ceremony at Yokota Air Base

by Airman Jarrett Smith
374th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan --  The community came together to spread holiday cheer and celebrate the beginning of the holiday season at the Yokota Main Chapel.

 

 

 


A Christmas tree lights up at the Yokota Air Base Main Chapel, Dec. 2, 2022. Every year, Yokota has a tree lighting ceremony to symbolize the beginning of the holiday season. Families come together to watch the tree lighting, listen to Christmas carols, and come together as a community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Jarrett Smith)

 

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