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Freedom Crossing and our events are open to the Military and the public.  Click here for directions to Freedom Crossing.

Every Friday Night
6PM - 11PM

Join us every Friday night for an evening of music and fun at our beautiful outdoor fireplace.  Bands play from 7pm - 9pm with DJ before and after. Our current schedule of entertainment for this free weekly event is listed below.

8/22 - Chris Baker (acoustic rock)
8/29 - Sounds of Time (classic rock)
9/5 - Red Lady Band (blues rock trio from Austin, TX)
9/12 - Joe Barron Band (country)
9/19 - American Stone (rock, country)
9/26 - Trailerband (outlaw country)
10/3 - J-Rome and the 9-1-1 Band (R&B)
10/10 - Bliss, Brews and Que Event (live music all night at Freedom Crossing)
10/17 - Prime (classic and current rock)
10/24 - Chris Baker (acoustic rock)
10/31 - Halloween Party with Joe Barron Band (country)
11/7 - Wildflower (rock)

Thursday, August 21st

On Thursday, August 21st at 7pm we welcome country music superstar Tracy Lawrence to close out our 2014 Let Freedom Sing Summer Concert Series. Tracy Lawrence is one of the most recognizable voices in country music with songs such as “Paint Me A Birmingham,” “Time Marches On,” “Alibis,” "Texas Tornado" and “Find Out Who Your Friends Are.” He has enjoyed twenty-two songs on the Billboard top ten charts with eighteen number one singles, selling over thirteen million albums.  Lucas Hoge, a great new country artist out of Nashville, will open the show.  Be sure to join us again on the Freedom Crossing event lawn for our final Let Freedom Sing concert of the summer with Tracy Lawrence!

Click here for your chance to win a Meet and Greet with Tracy Lawrence before the concert!

No coolers or outside beverages allowed. Chairs allowed on concrete areas only, not on event lawn. Freedom Crossing and all concerts are open to the public. To access Fort Bliss, show a valid U.S issued Driver’s License or ID and U.S. plated vehicle at the Buffalo Soldier (formerly Robert E. Lee gate) or Cassidy gates, seven days a week, 24-hours a day. All adults are required to present identification at the gate.

Saturday, September 13th

Get out your running shoes and head over to Freedom Crossing Saturday, September 13 for the 21st annual German-American Oktoberfest Night Run presented by the German Air Force Air Defense Center and Family and MWR.

You don’t have to be a runner to enjoy the event. Pre-race activities start at 4 p.m. and include the sale of German coffee, pastries and more. Children’s activities include a bounce house, games and Freedom Crossing play areas.

The run starts at 6 p.m. and features an 8-kilometer race and a 5-kilometer fun run/walk. There is also a military unit team division. The top three male and female finishers will win prizes.

Pre-register through September 11 at Soto PFC, Stout PFC, Milam PFC, or Late on-site registration will take place the day of the event from 3-5 p.m. and a $5 late registration fee will apply.

After the race, stay to enjoy German bratwurst and beer, and more entertainment, including live music.