4th-of-July

July 4th Celebration

July 4, 2015

 

 

The July 4th Celebration is held annually at the Main Post Parade Field.  Activities include some of today’s hottest musical acts; parachute free-fall demonstrations; our popular flag ceremony; fireworks; and food and beverages.  Pets, glass bottles, and BBQ grills are not allowed.  All tents and shelters must be erected in the designated area, space is limited. Attendees are encouraged to arrive early due to heavy traffic flow.  The event is free and open to the public.

 

Please bring a trash bag to help us keep the Parade Field clean.

 

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Tent spaces (you must provide your own tent) for $15 are still available!  Hurry and reserve your spot today!

 

View the Tent City Layout Map for 2015

 

All tent spaces must be purchased through WebTrac*.  If you do not have a WebTrac account, please create an account at least three working days prior to the beginning of registration.  New accounts will be confirmed and then your password will be sent you.  For more information on how to create an account in WebTrac, see below.

 

*Reservations for tent spaces can be done by phone beginning 9 am, Friday, July 3.  The phone number is (910) 396-7531.

 

Due to technical difficulties, the status column “currently available” shows “0” for all sites.  See imageHowever, tent spaces ARE AVAILABLE and payment can be processedPlease follow steps a-c:

a.  Select a site and click “add to cart”

b.  Click “yes, agree” to the rules

c.  At this time you will either:
– be prompted to enter your personal and payment information or
– receive a pop-up message: “This rental item is not available. Please enter another quantity or select a different site”.

 

Tent space for the 4th of July Celebration is available to DoD ID Card holders only.  ID Cards will be required for verification at check-in.  

 

 

Sequence of Events

  • 1 pm   Main Post Parade Field Opens
  • 3 pm   Kiddieland & Food Vendors Open
  • 5-6 pm   EASTON CORBIN in Concert
  • 6-6:30 pm   USASOC BLACK DAGGERS Parachute Demonstration Team
  • 6:30-7:45 pm   RANDY HOUSER in Concert 
  • 7:45-7:58 pm   SENIOR COMMANDER Remarks & Sponsor Recognition   
  • 8:10-8:42 pm   Flag Ceremony and National Anthem performed by the 82d DIVISION ALL AMERICAN CHORUS
  • 8:43-9:00 pm PATTEN AND GOFF Three Song Set
  • 9:00-10:00 pm   82d DIVISION ALL AMERICAN BAND featuring the 1812 Overture with Cannon Fire
  • 10:00-10:18 pm   Fireworks – Concert in the Sky

Layout

 

Prohibited Items

 

Traffic Flow & Parking

 

 

July 4th FAQ!

 

 

Q: What time can I set up my tent/blanket?

A: Tent set-up will begin at 1 pm (when the Main Post Parade Field opens). Please keep in mind that staff will be unable to watch your belongings.  Also, tents are only allowed in the designated tent area; space is limited.

 

If you purchased a tent or tent space, those sites are held until the guests check in at the MWR registration tent.  Even though the Main Post Parade Field opens at 1 pm, guests can arrive at their own leisure any time after 1 pm.  All sites are identified by name and guests must provide a DOD ID card at check in.

 

Q: When will you begin taking reservations for the designated tent area and how much will they cost?

 A.   We are taking reservations now!  View the Tent City Layout Map for 2015.

 

1.  All sites with tents for $35.00 have been rented.

2. Sites without tents for $15.00 are still available.   Due to technical difficulties, the status column “currently available” shows “0” for all sites.  See image.  However, sites ARE available and payment can be processed.
Please follow steps a-c:
a) Select a site and click “add to cart”
b) Click “yes, agree” to the rules
c) At this time you will either:
– be prompted to enter your personal and payment information or
– receive a pop-up message: “This rental item is not available. Please enter another quantity or select a different site”.

 

Tent space for the 4th of July Celebration is available to DoD ID Card holders only.  ID Cards will be required for verification at check-in.  

 

All tent spaces will be purchased through WebTrac only.  If you do not have a WebTrac account, please create an account at least three working days prior to the beginning of registration.  New accounts will be confirmed and then your password will be sent you.

 

MWR Provided Tent – $35
Space Only – $15

 

You must be registered through WebTrac in order to reserve a tent/tent space online. 

 How to Register through Webtrac…  

  1. Go to Webtrac site https://webtrac.mwr.army.mil/webtrac/braggrectrac.html
  2. Click Start New Pre-Registration and ensure that all information is filled out correctly. If items are missing you will be asked for it prior to receiving your login and password.
  3. Once you have pre-registered, the login information will be reviewed and an email will be sent to the user during regular business hours M-F 0800-1700, in the order registration was received.
  4. After receiving your login information check to ensure it is working properly. Once logged in, you are able to change your password.

 

Q: What time does everything start? Will I be able to purchase food and drinks before then?

A: Kiddie Land and food are open for business beginning at 3:00 p.m., however, some vendors may be open prior to then.

 

Q: What kind of activities are there for kids to do?

A: There is a Kiddie Land full of bounce houses, slides and rock climbing walls. Admission is $10 per child and unlimited use is included in the price.

 

Q: I am a food vendor, how can I participate in this event?

A: We are no longer taking application for food vendors, as we are full.  Thank you for your interest. 

 

Q: What items are prohibited at this event?

A: For a printable list of prohibited items please click here.

 

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