U.S. Army War College Events

Halloween Parade & Costume Contest

Wed, October 31, 2018 16:30 - Fri, August 24, 2018 18:00

Children ages infants-18 years are encouraged to participate. Prizes given for various categories in specified age groups. Trick or treating on post begins after the conclusion of the event.

Location: Indian Field

Additional Information: https://carlisle.armymwr.com/calendar/event/halloween-parade-costume-contest/2542499/30628


Perspectives in Military History, Sir Max Hastings - Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy

Wed, October 17, 2018 19:00 - 22:00

Location: Army Heritage and Education Center, 950 Soldiers Drive, Carlisle

Additional Information: http://ahec.armywarcollege.edu/newsimages/Hastings.pdf


Black Hawk Down: The Untold Story

Mon, October 15, 2018 19:15 - 22:00

Location: Army Heritage and Education Center

Additional Information: https://www.armywarcollege.edu/news/article/1274


Columbus Day Holiday

Mon, October 08, 2018 05:00 - 23:45

Most on-post organizations and programs are closed for the holiday.


Ashburn Gate closure for Columbus Day holiday

Sat, October 06, 2018 17:30 - Tue, October 09, 2018 06:30

The Ashburn Drive gate will close at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday for the holiday weekend. It will re-open for normal operations at 6:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 9.


Retiree Appreciation Day set for Oct. 6

Sat, October 06, 2018 07:15 - 15:30

Carlisle Barracks will host one of the Army’s largest Retiree Appreciation Days Sat., Oct. 6 from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and many events are scheduled to share important command information briefings for military retirees, family members, survivors, and those who will retire soon.

Location: Bliss Hall, Root Hall Gym

Additional Information: https://www.armywarcollege.edu/news/article/1256


Carlisle Barracks Oktoberfest back Oct 4-7

Thu, October 04, 2018 16:00 - Sun, October 07, 2018 19:00

Enjoy the traditional German salute to fall with a fun twist at the Carlisle Barracks Oktoberfest Oct. 4-7.There will be fun for all ages to include: Carnival rides and games, a soccer match, food and craft vendors, local wine, crisp apple cider and seasonal beverages. The annual event features a traditional fest tent with live music, games, craft fair, Oompah, Pop, Rock and Country music and more. Admission and parking are free.

Location: U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center

Additional Information: http://carlisleoktoberfest.com/


DEERS/ID Card office closure

Fri, September 21, 2018 10:30 - 17:00

The Military Personnel Services Division (MPSD) & DEERS/ID Card offices will close for the remainder of the day at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 21.

DEERS/ID Card services can be obtained at surrounding facilities located at Letterkenny Army Depot (717-267-8751), Naval Support Activity - Mechanicsburg (717-605-2276), and DLA DDC - New Cumberland (717-770-4567) during this time.Please call those facilities prior to going there because an appointment may be necessary to receive assistance.

Location: Anny Ely Hall


Three Battalions in May Army Combat Operations during the Communist “Mini-Tet” Offensive

Wed, September 19, 2018 19:15 - 22:00

Location: U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center, 950 Soldiers Drive, Carlisle, Pennsylvania

Additional Information: http://ahec.armywarcollege.edu/newsimages/Villard.pdf