Wing Fall Festival planned for November UTA

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  • 315th Airlift Wing

The 315th Airlift Wing invites you and your family to a day of fun, camaraderie, and entertainment at the wing’s annual Fall Festival during the November UTA, Saturday, Nov. 4 at the base picnic grounds noon to 4 p.m.

With a range of exciting activities, delicious food, and live entertainment, this event promises to be a highlight of the fall season. The best part? It's all free! So, pack up your loved ones and head to the festival for a day of laughter and celebration.

"It’s been over 2 years since this wing has celebrated a family day together, the time for a wing morale day was overdue," said Maj. Bobbie Jean Johnson, 315th Force Support Commander. "I’m glad we could come together and make this happen for our Airmen."

"It’s important for us to celebrate as a wing, it leads to a more collaborative team culture across the various squadrons and builds comradery," she added.  "This day gives us time to relax, recharge, and enjoy good times with our military family & friends!"

A Day for the Family
The 315th Airlift Wing Fall Festival is all about family, and the organizers have made sure there's something for everyone to enjoy.
Live Music and Entertainment
The festival kicks off with a live music by Dallas Baker & Friends that will set the mood for a day of celebration. The soothing tunes will create an inviting atmosphere for festival-goers of all ages. As you tap your feet to the music, you can explore a myriad of exciting activities and experiences.
Food for Everyone
You won't go hungry at the Wing’s Fall Festival. A variety of food options will be available, catering to different tastes and preferences. From delicious classics like burgers and hot dogs to cotton candy, the festival ensures that you and your family's appetites are satisfied throughout the day. Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets and favorite drinks; everything else is on us!
Fun and Games
For the kids and the young at heart, the festival features a wide range of games and activities. Step right up for face painting, take on the challenge of the tug-of-war, and test your skills at axe throwing. The little ones can enjoy a bounce house while the whole family gets involved in the pumpkin craft table. Our mini C-17 static display will be on site – a perfect backdrop for photos and a great example of the fabrication work done by our Citizen Airman maintainers.
Sports Enthusiasts Rejoice
If you're a sports enthusiast, the festival has something special in store for you. Test your skills at the mobile driving range and see how far you can hit the golf ball. Golfers can also participate in the long drive competition, a thrilling contest of distance and accuracy that promises a lot of excitement.
Laser Shooting and More
Fancy some friendly competition? The laser shooting range provides a safe and exciting experience for both kids and adults. Put your sharpshooting skills to the test and challenge your friends and family. Who can claim the title of the best shot in your group?
Prizes and Drawings
The 315th Airlift Wing Fall Festival also offers a chance to win exciting prizes through drawings and raffles. Who knows, you might leave the festival with more than just wonderful memories.
Don't Miss Out!
Be sure to mark your calendar for the 315th Airlift Wing Fall Festival, a day filled with laughter, joy, and community spirit. It's the perfect opportunity to come together with your family and friends to celebrate the beauty of autumn and the sense of unity fostered by our military community.

As the sun sets on the festival, you'll leave with smiles on your faces and cherished memories in your hearts. The 315th Airlift Wing Fall Festival promises to be an unforgettable experience that you won't want to miss.

So, bring the family, enjoy the free festivities, and make this year's festival one to remember. Wear casual civilian attire to this Octoberfest themed event.

See you there!

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