Christmas Tree Fire Safety Demonstration

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Corpus Christi Fire Department’s Prevention Division will conduct a Christmas tree burn demonstration on Thursday, December 14, at 3:00 p.m. at the Fire Safety Drill Field located on the Del Mar College West Campus, 4101 Old Brownsville Road. 

The purpose of the safety presentation is to show the public the importance of keeping Christmas trees hydrated. A fire-engulfed Christmas tree can release a tremendous amount of hazardous heat and can quickly cause extensive household damage.

For more information contact Capt. James Brown at (361) 826-8423 or by email at