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Octoberfest at the NCO Club
Friday October 3, 2014, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm.
Join us at the NCO Club for our Octoberfest celebration featuring a variety of Bavarian foods, vendors, entertainment and much more. For more information please call (803) 782-2218.
Stone Mountain Georgia Trip
Saturday, October 4, 2014, 7:30 am - 9:00 pm, $44/person includes transportation and adventure admission ticket. For more information, call Marion Street Station at 803-751-3484. Stone Mountain Park is Georgia’s most popular attraction and features a wide variety of family activities. Located on 3,200 acres of natural beauty, adventure awaits as you discover interactive family friendly attractions and many natural and historical sites. You can trek through the treetops on SkyHike®, the nation's largest adventure course, take a cable car to the top of Stone Mountain and get an up-close look at the Stone Mountain Carving, enjoy a scenic train ride around the mountain and much more.
Oktoberfest in Helen, GA Day Trip
Saturday, October 11, 2014, 7:30 am - 8:00 pm, $19/person includes transportation. For more information contact Marion Street Station at 803-751-3484. Join us for the 44th Annual Oktoberfest in Helen, GA! Helen's biggest celebration! German music, dancing, food and drinks! Enjoy Waltzes, Polkas and the Chicken Dance! Located at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Helen is a re-creation of an alpine village complete with cobblestone alleys and old-world towers. In the late 1960’s, Helen was revitalized from a remote Georgia mountain community into a replica of a quaint Alpine Village. If you are looking for the feel of the Swiss and German mountains, this is the trip for you. From shopping to eating, music, and more, this is an adventure that the whole family can enjoy.
Fort Benning Boxing Smoker
Fort Jackson's Boxing team travels to Fort Benning to take on boxers from there as well as West Point,
18 October 2014, Time - TBA, Fort Benning, Georgia. For more information, please contact Mike Garcia at 803-751-3486.
Halloween Howl 5K Fun Run/Walk
Saturday, October 25, 2014, 8:00 am - 10:00 am. Free event, Twin Lakes Recreation area. Late registration from 6:30-7:45 am, race starts promptly at 8:00 am. To pre-registration click here.
Terror Trail at Twin Lakes
Saturday October 25, 2014 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm. Outdoor Recreation presents a night of fright in this event geared more towards older teens and adults. Join the team and take a trip through our "research site" but beware, you never can tell what might happen along the way. Activites for younger kids will be provided (bounce house, games, movies on the big screen) but the trail is limited to the older patrons (16 and up).
Child care is NOT provided and children should not be left unattended. The event will be held at Twin Lakes from 6:00-11:00 pm on 25 Oct 2014. For more information, contact Mark Smyers at 751-8707. We are also looking for anyone interested in the running of the event and being a part of our trail!
Open to all ID Card holders and their guests.
Halloween Party at Magruders club and Pub
Friday, October 31, 2014, 4:30 - 10:00 pm., with costume contest and entertainment. Open to all military and civilian DoD ID Card holders. Must be 21 years old, or older to consume alcohol. For more information please call 803 782-2218
Hosted by Child, Youth & School Services, Friday, October 31, 2014, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, Solomon Center. All activities, games, prizes and treats are free. Transportation will be provided from the Solomon Center to the Haunted Room at the Youth Center for those brave enough to tackle the ghouls and goblins that reside within. For more information please call (803) 751-4865.
Fall Colors Rail Adventure
Saturday, November 1, 2014, 8:00 am - 11:00 pm. Great Smoky Mountain Railroad Excursion, $59/person includes transportation and train ticket to ride in a reserved caboose car with snacks and drinks for a 4 hour train excursion. Only 14 slots available so hurry and book now! For more information, contact Marion Street Station at (803) 751-3484.
Your journey begins in Bryson City, NC on the way through the Nantahala Gorge! This scenic rail excursion takes you from the historic depot through the beautiful countryside of western North Carolina. You will ride in comfort in our very own restored caboose, reserved for Out and About participants only. Sit back and slip into a bit of the past. If you rode with us on our first rail adventure, this is a whole new experience.
Mountain Biking Harbison State Forest
Saturday, November 8, 2014, 8:00 am - 1:00 pm, $14/person includes transportation, bike rental, and park admission. For more information, contact Marion Street Station at 803-751-3484.
Turkey Trot 5K Fun Run/Walk
Saturday, November 22, 2014, 8:00 am - 10:00 am, Semmes Lake Recreation Area by 512 Trolley. Free event, late registration from 6:30-7:45 am. Race starts promptly at 8:00 am.
To pre-registration click here.
Military Family Appreciation Fun Fair
Sponsored by Child, Youth & School Services, Saturday, November 22, 2014, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm, Solomon Center. Carnival rides, games, bounce house and slide. Free and open to the Fort Jackson Community. Hey kids, grab a color the clown sheet and bring your finished picture to the Military Family Appreciation Fun Fair to get a free prize. For more information please call 803-751-4865.
Cherokee, NC Day Trip Out and About
Saturday, November 29, 2014, 7:00 am - 10:00 pm, $19/person includes transportation only (options for Fly Fishing, Hiking, Casino, Horseback Riding, etc.) upon arrival. For more information, contact Marion Street Station at 803-751-3484. Don’t miss the action and excitement at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino & Hotel located in beautiful Cherokee, NC. No matter what you’re looking for, you’ll find it in Harrah’s Cherokee Casino. If you want a more laid back approach, take a tour of the Cherokee Indian museum, try your hand at fly fishing, or hike on awesome trails that are at the doorway to the Great Smoky Mountains.
Concord Mills Day Trip Out and About
Saturday, December 6, 2014, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm, $19/person includes transportation. For more information, contact Marion Street Station at 803-751-3484. Take a ride and get your holiday shopping done all in one convenient location. Concord Mills features over 200 stores including manufacturer and retail outlets, off-price retailers, and unique specialty stores. A festive food court, theme restaurants, a 24-screen, state-of-the-art AMC Theatre and interactive retailers are also part of the shopping adventure. The center is further enhanced by an oval racetrack layout, giant video screens and dynamic architecture reflective of the Carolinas.
7th Annual Family and MWR Merry Fitness
Monday, December 8, 2014, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm. Customer appreciation and membership drive event time is 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at the Solomon Center. FREE and for more information, contact Pamela Long at 803-751-5768.
Jingle Bell 5K Fun Run/Walk
Saturday, December 13, 2014, 8:00 am - 10:00 am. Twin Lakes Recreation area. This is a free event. Late Registration from 6:30-7:45 am. Race starts promptly at 8:00 am. To pre-registration click here.