We invite you to take part in a variety of activities to honor our military in the Huntsville/Madison County community! Here are the events for the upcoming Armed Forces Celebration Week, which is June 27 – July 1, 2022:
Monday, June 27
Proclamation Signing Ceremony
Huntsville Madison County Veterans Memorial
Concert in the Park
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Big Spring Park
Featuring the Maneuver Center of Excellence Band from Ft. Benning
Fireworks to close out the evening – presented by Lockheed Martin Corporation
Tuesday, June 28
Community vs. Team Redstone Softball Game
5:30 to 7:30 p.m. (first pitch at 6:00 p.m.)
Free admission, concessions will be for sale (no cash accepted, only cards)
Presented by Systems Products and Solutions, Inc.
Wednesday, June 29
Armed Forces Celebration Luncheon
VBC South Hall 1-3
Presented by Northrop Grumman Corporation
Thursday, June 30
Hiring Our Heroes Virtual Hiring Fair
Military community job seekers from around the globe will meet, network, and interview with Huntsville, Alabama employers at this interactive virtual hiring event.
1 to 3 p.m.
Job seekers: Register here
Friday, July 1
Iron Mike AUSA Golf Tournament
The Links – Redstone
In addition to these events, many local attractions will offer free or discounted admissions for military families. These include:
Huntsville Botanical Garden: Active and retired military personnel and their immediate families are invited to enjoy complimentary admission every day from June 27 through July 4. Please be prepared to show your military ID at the door. This complimentary admission is brought to you by Lockheed Martin.
Huntsville Museum of Art: Discounted admission for active military between June 27 – July 1.
EarlyWorks Family of Museums: Free admission for active/retired military and their immediate family members between June 27 – July 1 with proof of ID.
YMCA Huntsville: Free admission during June 27-July 1 to all service members and families