Events

October 25, 2013

FMWR Briefs – October 25, 2013

Celebrate Halloween with FMWR

FMWR will celebrate Halloween today and tomorrow. From 6 – 9 p.m. both days, various free children’s activities will be available. For older kids and adults, the haunted house will be open from 6 – 10 p.m.; and from 7 – 10 p.m., they can enjoy spooky “haunted hay rides.”

All activities will be held at Wren Arena and are free to all. Directional signs to the arena will be posted.

For more information, call 533.5714 or 533.3354.

Register to win a dirt bike

FMWR and Sierra Cycles want to help put a “toy under the tree” by giving away a 2013 Kawasaki KLX 140 ADF Dirt Bike (Valued at $2,999) Dec. 14 at the N.O.E.L. holiday event.

Authorized MWR patrons over 18 will have the opportunity to register for a chance to win the dirt bike at several upcoming events, including the Haunted Hay Ride today and tomorrow, and a “traveling registration” box which will move between various MWR facilities. In addition, patrons can also register at Sierra Cycles, Sierra Vista.

For more information, call 533.5642 or 678.4446 or check the MWR website at www.mwrhuachuca.com.

Lt. Dan Band coming to Fort Huachuca

For the past decade, Gary Sinise & the Lt. Dan Band have brought their live shows to our nation’s service members and their Families. The Lt. Dan Band travels to cities and military bases around the world playing benefit concerts and boosting the morale of U.S. military and first responders.

On Nov. 3, the band will take center stage at Warrior/Sentinel Field, performing a free concert for all MWR patrons and guests. Doors open at 2 p.m., and the show will start at 3 p.m. Don’t miss the chance to see the band live for the first time on Fort Huachuca!

For more information, call 533.3354 or 533.5714.

Check out Vet’s Day weekend specials

FMWR will observe Veterans Day with weekend specials of free services to active duty, Family members and retired military at the following facilities:

Nov. 8, Family and MWR Rents (533.6707) will offer half-price rentals; Nov. 9, the Arts and Crafts Center (533.2015/533.5550) will offer free do-it-yourself time; Nov. 10, The Sportsman’s Center (533.7085) will offer free paintball field time and free shotgun rental for trap and skeet, and The RAP (533.7085/732.9310) will offer free use of the batting cages; Nov. 11, Desert Lanes (533.2849) will offer free bowling and shoes, Buffalo Corral (533.5220) will offer a free trail ride and Mountain View Golf Course (533.7088) will offer free golf and cart rental; and Nov. 12, Thunder Mountain Activity Center (533.3802) will offer their lunch buffet for half price.

All free services will be limited to available time and space to be determined by each facility, so early reservations are recommended.

Ready for some football?

The annual “Turkey Bowl” football game is set for Nov. 22 starting at 2:30 p.m. at Warrior/Sentinel Field. The 11th Signal Soldiers will take on the 111th MI Brigade in gridiron action.

Admission is free, but everyone is asked to bring a non-perishable food item to help replenish the Chaplain’s Food Locker.

For more information, call 533.3354 or 266.0254.

Right Arm Night will follow Turkey Bowl

Don’t miss the next Right Arm Night following the Turkey Bowl Nov. 22 and starting at 4 p.m. at Warrior/Sentinel Field.

RAN is free and open to Soldiers, civilians, retirees and Family members 18 and older. There will be sponsor goodies and prizes, free finger foods and a pay-as-you-go bar.

For more information, call 533.5642 or 678.4446.

MWR Rents adds Saturday hours

MWR Rents has announced new hours of operation. In order to accommodate the needs of their customers, the facility has added off-duty hours.

They are now open Monday – Friday, from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

For more information, call 533.6707.




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