Fort Carson Oktoberfest!
Oct
13
2:00 PM14:00

Fort Carson Oktoberfest!

Fort Carson Oktoberfest

Where: Iron Horse Park

When: October 13, 2:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for a celebration of all things Oktoberfest! Fort Carson Oktoberfest is open to the public. 

  • Festival runs from 2 p.m.-8 p.m.
  • Gates 1 and 20 open to the public at 1:30 p.m.

We've got loads of food, entertainment and activities for the community:

  • 5K Volksmarch ($10/person ages 4+! Paid registration includes t-shirt and sticker)
  • Free Cornhole Tournament
  • Sand Volleyball Tournament ($20/team of 4)

Entertainment

  • German music by Steve Rock's Tanzkapelles Bavarian Twist
  • Polka, Bavarian and Schulplatteler dancers by the Denver Kickers
  • Interactive games for adults (18+ to play, 21+ to drink and play(
  • Interactive games for kids
  • Oktoberfest Costume Contest! Come in your Oktoberfest best! Lederhosen, dirndls, dressed as a stein or pretzel, etc. and win prizes!

Safety First!

  • Please drink responsibly. 
  • Fort Carson BOSS and No DUI are partnering to provide rides home for DOD ID card holders. 

Oktoberfest is a #mountainpostliving program.

More information can be found on the US Army MWR Website

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Visit from Karen Pence
Sep
13
1:15 PM13:15

Visit from Karen Pence

  • Butts Army Airfield, ASB Hanger (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
 
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Mrs. Karen Pence Spouse of the Vice President of the United States requests the pleasure of your company during her visit to Fort Carson for a Military Spouse Engagement focusing on gratitude for your service, military-specific community experiences and White House spearheaded spouse initiatives.

When: Thursday, September 13, 2018 1:15 in the afternoon

Where: Butts Army Airfield, ASB Hangar Bldg #9630 Airfield Road Butts Army Airfield, Fort Carson, Colorado

RSVP Here! - Accepts ONLY no later than September 10.

Dress: Military: Duty Uniform. Civilian: Appropriate Business Attire

Additional Information:

  • Admission requires RSVP confirmation (printed or screen shot)
  • Valid military ID or Soldier in uniform escort required
  • You must arrive 30 minutes prior (12:45). All bags will be screened
  • Additional security & parking details provided via email one day before the event.
  • Kids & strollers are welcome to attend, but must be supervised.
  • Space is limited! RSVP only if you are certain you can attend! We want to be sure everyone who wants to attend, has the opportunity.
  • Static displays, 4ID Rock Band, Photo Opps with Mrs. Pence and more!
  • Still have questions? Ask your FRG or your Soldier’s unit.
  • Hourly Childcare Reservations HERE
  • Directions & FAQs HERE
  • Download the FLYER
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Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club
Sep
12
4:00 PM16:00

Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club

  • Fort Carson Family Homes Main Community Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hosted by Fort Carson Family Homes

The Mountain Post Living Running Club checks in at our main community center, 6800 Prussman Blvd, from 4pm to 6pm every Wednesday. There is a 5K and 10K route! Everyone is welcome from runners to walkers, strollers and pets too! 

Make sure to read the Running Club Rules!

Must sign up HERE to participate!

All participants run/walk at their own risk.

Can't participate on Wednesdays from 4-6pm? Not a problem! We have an option to get your distances in on your own time!

If you're looking to be a part of a fitness club for support and encouragement, but need the flexibility to do your distance on your own time, simply upload a picture of the distance you've completed (at a time that works for you and your family) to our Facebook event for that week here.

We will host a banquet at the end of the season to celebrate and award participants who hit 100K or higher!

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Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club
Sep
5
4:00 PM16:00

Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club

  • Fort Carson Family Homes Main Community Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hosted by Fort Carson Family Homes

The Mountain Post Living Running Club checks in at our main community center, 6800 Prussman Blvd, from 4pm to 6pm every Wednesday. There is a 5K and 10K route! Everyone is welcome from runners to walkers, strollers and pets too! 

Make sure to read the Running Club Rules!

Must sign up HERE to participate!

All participants run/walk at their own risk.

Can't participate on Wednesdays from 4-6pm? Not a problem! We have an option to get your distances in on your own time!

If you're looking to be a part of a fitness club for support and encouragement, but need the flexibility to do your distance on your own time, simply upload a picture of the distance you've completed (at a time that works for you and your family) to our Facebook event for that week here.

We will host a banquet at the end of the season to celebrate and award participants who hit 100K or higher!

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Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club
Aug
29
4:00 PM16:00

Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club

  • Fort Carson Family Homes Main Community Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hosted by Fort Carson Family Homes

The Mountain Post Living Running Club checks in at our main community center, 6800 Prussman Blvd, from 4pm to 6pm every Wednesday. There is a 5K and 10K route! Everyone is welcome from runners to walkers, strollers and pets too! 

Make sure to read the Running Club Rules!

Must sign up HERE to participate!

All participants run/walk at their own risk.

Can't participate on Wednesdays from 4-6pm? Not a problem! We have an option to get your distances in on your own time!

If you're looking to be a part of a fitness club for support and encouragement, but need the flexibility to do your distance on your own time, simply upload a picture of the distance you've completed (at a time that works for you and your family) to our Facebook event for that week here.

We will host a banquet at the end of the season to celebrate and award participants who hit 100K or higher!

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TOTLYMPICS
Aug
26
10:30 AM10:30

TOTLYMPICS

Calling all SUPERSTARS, ages 2-6 years old! Join the festivities and compete in a series of activities to test your abilities. Games include soccer, gymnastics, biking, Taekwondo, equestrian skills, archery, track and field, golf and more! Opening ceremonies will begin at 11:00 am with a group warm-up, stretch, and then a torch run. Every child is a winner, and each participant in the event will receive a ribbon for their effort. Guests are encouraged to bring their cameras to capture photos of their young champions, and a picnic lunch to enjoy the park after the event.

Pre-registration recommended: $5 per child.

Register online at www.elpasocountynaturecenters.com.

For more information call (719) 520-6977

The following partners are working with El Paso County, Community Services to put on this special event:

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Team: Be Kind to Humankind Week
Aug
25
to Aug 31

Team: Be Kind to Humankind Week

Be Kind to Humankind Week

August 25-31, 2018 kicks off Be Kind to Humankind Week. Join us as we observe this week as it relates to our topic Spirit. "Be Kind to Humankind Week (BK2HK) is our annual celebration of kindness that is recognized globally from August 25th-31st each and every year. It is basically a week of reflection and kind thoughts of others to make this world a better place. Of course we suggest practicing kindness daily, but this is the week you can take it to the next level. The week consists of seven days, each with it’s own unique theme, have a look at each day below."- Be Kind to Humankind Week website

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Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club
Aug
22
4:00 PM16:00

Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club

  • Fort Carson Family Homes Main Community Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hosted by Fort Carson Family Homes

The Mountain Post Living Running Club checks in at our main community center, 6800 Prussman Blvd, from 4pm to 6pm every Wednesday. There is a 5K and 10K route! Everyone is welcome from runners to walkers, strollers and pets too! 

Make sure to read the Running Club Rules!

Must sign up HERE to participate!

All participants run/walk at their own risk.

Can't participate on Wednesdays from 4-6pm? Not a problem! We have an option to get your distances in on your own time!

If you're looking to be a part of a fitness club for support and encouragement, but need the flexibility to do your distance on your own time, simply upload a picture of the distance you've completed (at a time that works for you and your family) to our Facebook event for that week here.

We will host a banquet at the end of the season to celebrate and award participants who hit 100K or higher!

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Lunch & Learn Seminar
Aug
22
12:00 PM12:00

Lunch & Learn Seminar

  • Evans Army Community Hospital - Cochrane Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

THE BENEFITS OF EXERCISE AND CONSIDERATIONS FOR TRAINING AT ALTITUDE

Speaker: Amber Donaldson (Olympic Training Center)

Bring Your Own Lunch and join us for a FREE Lunch and Learn seminar with Amber Donaldson, a PT and Senior Director of the Sports and Medicine Clinics at the United States Olympic Committee.

When: Wednesday, 22 August 2018 at 12 noon

Where: Evans Army Community Hospital's Cochrane Hall (2nd floor of the Main Hospital, bldg 7500, above the lab)

Babies in arms and strollers welcome.

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Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club
Aug
15
4:00 PM16:00

Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club

  • Fort Carson Family Homes Main Community Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hosted by Fort Carson Family Homes

The Mountain Post Living Running Club checks in at our main community center, 6800 Prussman Blvd, from 4pm to 6pm every Wednesday. There is a 5K and 10K route! Everyone is welcome from runners to walkers, strollers and pets too! 

Make sure to read the Running Club Rules!

Must sign up HERE to participate!

All participants run/walk at their own risk.

Can't participate on Wednesdays from 4-6pm? Not a problem! We have an option to get your distances in on your own time!

If you're looking to be a part of a fitness club for support and encouragement, but need the flexibility to do your distance on your own time, simply upload a picture of the distance you've completed (at a time that works for you and your family) to our Facebook event for that week here.

We will host a banquet at the end of the season to celebrate and award participants who hit 100K or higher!

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Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club
Aug
8
4:00 PM16:00

Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club

  • Fort Carson Family Homes Main Community Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hosted by Fort Carson Family Homes

The Mountain Post Living Running Club checks in at our main community center, 6800 Prussman Blvd, from 4pm to 6pm every Wednesday. There is a 5K and 10K route! Everyone is welcome from runners to walkers, strollers and pets too! 

Make sure to read the Running Club Rules!

Must sign up HERE to participate!

All participants run/walk at their own risk.

Can't participate on Wednesdays from 4-6pm? Not a problem! We have an option to get your distances in on your own time!

If you're looking to be a part of a fitness club for support and encouragement, but need the flexibility to do your distance on your own time, simply upload a picture of the distance you've completed (at a time that works for you and your family) to our Facebook event for that week here.

We will host a banquet at the end of the season to celebrate and award participants who hit 100K or higher!

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Mountain Post Pup Run
Aug
4
8:00 AM08:00

Mountain Post Pup Run

  • William "Bill" Reed Special Events Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hosted by Fort Carson MWR

Calling all doggos and humans! We're excited to announce the Mountain Post Pup Run that will take place on Saturday, August 4th!

Registration comes with these awesome stickers that you can add to your collection, as well as a #mountainpostliving mason jar! Pre-registration is $10 and ends at 12pm on August 3rd. Same-day registration is $20.

Register HERE!

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Aug
2
9:00 AM09:00

Commissary Scavenger Hunt

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The Commissary Scavenger Hunt is an interactive event for children (5+) and their parents to learn and compete together. The event will first begin with a tour of the commissary, given to all participating families, highlighting the nutrition guide program, healthier options, and answering any questions.

The second piece of the event will be the scavenger hunt, which will coincide with what was taught during the tour.  Upon collecting all 10 items and returning to the finish, each item will be checked. A prize will be given for the first family to complete the scavenger hunt with all the correct items. 

Register HERE!

 

When: August 2, 2018

Time: 9:00am - 11:00am

Where: Fort Carson Commissary

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Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club
Aug
1
4:00 PM16:00

Body: Mountain Post Living Running Club

  • Fort Carson Family Homes Main Community Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hosted by Fort Carson Family Homes

The Mountain Post Living Running Club checks in at our main community center, 6800 Prussman Blvd, from 4pm to 6pm every Wednesday. There is a 5K and 10K route! Everyone is welcome from runners to walkers, strollers and pets too! 

Make sure to read the Running Club Rules!

Must sign up HERE to participate!

All participants run/walk at their own risk.

Can't participate on Wednesdays from 4-6pm? Not a problem! We have an option to get your distances in on your own time!

If you're looking to be a part of a fitness club for support and encouragement, but need the flexibility to do your distance on your own time, simply upload a picture of the distance you've completed (at a time that works for you and your family) to our Facebook event for that week here.

We will host a banquet at the end of the season to celebrate and award participants who hit 100K or higher!

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Fly Fishing Class
Jul
31
4:00 PM16:00

Fly Fishing Class

DESCRIPTION

#Mountainpostliving and Outdoor Recreation will host a Fly Fishing event on Fort Carson.

People will have the opportunity to learn about the sport through a brief class covering the basics of Fly Fishing. Additionally, participants will be able to test their skills at one of Fort Carson's ponds.

Don't miss out on the opportunity! Register HERE!

FAQ's

  • Only open to DOD ID cardholders
  • Participants must obtain ISportsman 24 hour pass prior to the date of the event (Click HERE)
  • Transportation will be provided to the pond.
  • Class has limited availability.
  • Click HERE to download the Flyer!
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