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Armed Forces Day May 16


Freedom Park Skate Jam

Celebration of "Go Skate Day" in Partnership with RHYTHM SKATE SHOP (Located at the Lewis main Mini Mall) Saturday June 20 1–6pm. On-site Registration start at Noon at the Freedom Park Skate Park. Online Registration will start May 20. This event located at the Lewis Main Skate park and the new Freedom Park (Corner of Ligitt and 41st Division Drive) will be a Celebration of the 12 Annual "Go Skate Day". With a Partnership with Rhythm Skate Shop, MWR will host a Jam Style Skate boarding competition with live music entertainment by local band "Harvest States", interactive games such as gladiator joisting, bungee runs, and a climbing wall. Redbull will be present with the Wings Team and will also provide DJ music during the event. Lots of free Swag give-aways, to include grand prize skate competition of a X Box, dell Tablet, and a Dell laptop.

Skate Competition will consist of jam sessions with multiple heats and finals. 4-5 competitors will skate on the course at the same time for 3 - 5 minutes. The top two skaters from each heat will advance into the next round. There will probably be enough competitors to have 2 semifinals heats and a final heat.

  1. APA contest are for AMATEURS ONLY.
  2. competition open to everyone--male or female, any experience Level
  3. Winners will be announced on the day of the competition at 5pm

12th annual celebration of Go Skateboarding Day skateboarders around the globe will celebrate the pure exhilaration, creativity, and spirit of one of the most influential activities in the world by blowing off all other obligations to go skateboarding.


freedom fest earth day


On July 4 of every year. Cowan and Memorial Stadiums in Joint Base Lewis McChord's town center. This event features the Classy Chassis car show (form) Flickr photos 2013, entertainment, carnival rides and an unbeatable fireworks show at full dark. We welcome craft, resale and food vendors. You will be charged based on what you are selling and how much space you need (fireworks at full dark (please see application paperwork). Anticipated attendance: 30,000. Flickr Photos 2013, 2014.


Yearly event. at Club/Community Center at McChord Field

Operation Baby Shower

Especially for new & expectant parents! A fun community event with traditional baby shower games, products, educational & pampering activities, door prizes, refreshments, presenters & more. FREE! at ALCC

Fall Flea Market

Yearly event. FREE Admission. MWR Fest Tent, 2200 Ligget Ave, JBLM Lewis-Main. Buy or sell your household and yard treasures at JBLM’s Fall Flea Market in the FMWR Tent, 2200 Liggett Ave. at JBLM-Lewis Main Door prizes will be given away during the event.
If you’re an authorized ID cardholder and want to rent spaces or tables to sell your home and yard items, download the application from below link Vendor Application

Earth Day/Flea Market

Yearly event. Earth Day/Flea Market FREE Admission. MWR Fest Tent, 2200 Ligget Ave, JBLM Lewis-Main.
Earth Day Invite | Vendor Access Form | W9 Form
Web Page | Flickr Photos

armed forces day care fair


Held yearly on the 3rd Saturday in May - Lewis McChord's town center. This event is Joint Base Lewis-McChord's open house, featuring modern and historic military displays, demonstrations, carnival rides, on-stage entertainment and more. We welcome craft, resale and food vendors. You will be charged based on what you are selling and how much space you need (please see application paperwork). Anticipated attendance: 20,000
Set 1 Flickr Photos 2013 | Set 2 Flickr Photos 2013, 2014 & 2014


This yearly event provides a day of free pampering and fun, wellness-related information and activities for Service Members and Family members. Vendors are charged only a refundable deposit in exchange for a sample or service to each attendee. We also welcome proposals for on-stage demonstrations or presentations. Call 253-967-6772 for more info.
Anticipated attendance: 700
2012 Care Fair Photos on Flickr


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