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Jingle All the Bells!

The Holidays Are Here!

We're getting festive!

Get ready to sleigh the holiday season at McConnell AFB's dazzling holiday celebrations! Immerse yourself in the festive spirit as we kick off this winter wonderland with a spectacular Holiday Bazaar. Have breakfast with Santa, discover unique treasures for your loved ones or treat yourself to something special. Learn more below! The excitement continues with the Holiday Motorcade, a merry parade through Base Housing where Santa and his helpers from Team McConnell will spread joy and holiday cheer. And that's just the beginning! Join us for Snow Place Like Home, a delightful series of winter break activities at the Youth Center that promise fun and frosty memories for the whole family. Embrace the magic of the season with FSS – where the holidays come to life! See more below! 

The Holiday Line-Up of Activities


Join us at the Dole Community Center for a festive Holiday Bazaar! While supplies last, savor the season with breakfast with Santa and seize the chance for memorable photo ops. Explore unique gifts from local artisans, whether it's handcrafted ornaments, festive decor, or delightful treats. Additionally, enjoy the warm glow of the holidays at the Tornado Alley bowling center, where free bowling and pizza await. Check out our map of the Dole Center to locate each delightful activity and make the most of your festive shopping experience.

Dec. 9 | 9am-1pm


Save the date for the Holiday Motorcade! Keep your eyes peeled for special surprises as Santa and his helpers spread holiday joy through Base Housing. The planned course, mapped out for your convenience, ensures you won't miss a moment of the festive spectacle. Join us for this spirited celebration that promises more holiday magic than ever before, and bring the whole family to enjoy the seasonal spectacle.

Dec. 14 @ 5-6 pm


Experience the magic of winter at the Youth Center with Snow Place Like Home. On December 18 (1-3 pm), join us for a nostalgic crafting day, where you can create keepsakes and memories that will last a lifetime. The winter party on December 27 (1-3 pm) promises fun and games for all ages, creating an atmosphere of joy and laughter. Then, on January 2 (1-3 pm), ring in "New Year, New You!" Bring your favorite teddy bear for a check-up and immerse yourself in healthy activities like yoga and more. These events are open to everyone (not JUST Youth Center members!) and you can sign up now for a season of festive fun. Let the winter adventures begin!

Dec. 18 & 27 @ 1-3 pm

Jan. 2 @ 1-3 pm

Winterfest Holiday Motorcade


Motorcade Map

Want to know where to find Santa and the rest of the Holiday Motorcade? Check out the map below to find out exactly what lanes they'll be heading down on Dec. 14! 

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