Special Events

  • “A special event is a one-time or infrequently occurring event outside normal programs or activities of the sponsoring or organizing body.”
  • “For our customer or guest, a special event is an opportunity for a leisure, social or cultural experience outside the normal range of choices or beyond everyday experience.”
  • Check out the many events we provide for our Soliders, Families, Civilians and Retirees.  

Special Events Coordinator

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An Evening On the Green

During the spring and fall, an evening under the stars on historic Brown Parade Field enjoying fine foods, wine and beer samples, arts and crafts vendors while listening to live music.

N.O.E.L. A Night of Extraordinary Lights

Enjoy the lights of the holiday season by strolling around historic Brown Parade Field and participate in “Ice Skating” and other seasonal festivities. Vendors offer a chance at last minute shopping for that unique gift for that someone special.

Month of the Military Child Celebration

Our military children are as diverse as our Military Force, we celebrate them on this day by providing activities specially designed to help our military families. We also have a multitude of recreational activities, games and prizes for the children. All of this is at no charge to our military families. 

Right Arm Night

Time for Soldiers to relax, have some free finger food, and enjoy camaraderie and esprit de corps, games and prizes. Spouses, family members over 18  and civilians are welcome to join in the fun. 

Haunted Hay Rides

Take a creepy hay ride through multiple haunting Halloween scenes and a 10-room Haunted House around spooky Wren Arena. Kiddie Carnival with hay maze, games for the younger children. 

Movie Nights

We take our huge outdoor movie screen down to our beautiful Astro-Turf ball field and take you back to the good old times of drive-in movies. Please bring chairs and/or blankets and settle in for the nights' selection. Movies will range from seasonal to action to family. Free hot dogs and soda are available.

Festival of the Southwest and Fun Fest

Three day family events featuring live music, carnival, craft and food vendors. Very family oriented, open to public.  These events have no admission fee and are held in Sierra Vista's, Veterans Memorial Park held the spring and fall.

Durring our Fun Fest we also offer a Mutt March a dog walk where we have 'mutt treats' and 'people treats'. A chance for animal lovers to come out and see some vendors, have pictures taken with their pet, release their pet’s 'inner artist' with a pet monet painting and enjoy the company of other animal lovers. It is just plain Dog Gone Fun for the Whole Family.

All Army Boxing

The best of the best Soldiers compete for the All Army Boxing Championship Title. Right here at the HOME of Army Boxing at Barnes Field House.

College Rodeo

NIRA (National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association) rodeo in conjunction with Cochise College and Sierra Vista Riding Club. Students from over 25 colleges compete for a spot in the National College Rodeo finals. Event takes place at Wren Arena in March.