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Armed Forces Day

Join us for a fun filled 3 day event, May 18 - 20.

Note: This event has already passed.

Join Rock Island Arsenal MWR for the Annual Armed Forces Day event!

This 3 day event, starts on Thursday, May 18th and goes through Saturday, May 20th.

Open to Rock Island Arsenal affiliates and community only!

  • Live Music
    • Wicked Liz starting at 5 p.m. (Friday)
    • Matt Fuller Band starting at 1 p.m. (Saturday)
    • 30 West starting at 5:30 p.m. (Saturday)
  • Food Trucks
  • Carnival
  • Fireworks (Saturday Only)
  • and MUCH MORE!

Run is scheduled for Saturday, May 20th 




10K/5K/Virtual - $40 ends April 30th, $45 ends May 20th

2/1/.5 mile Race - $18 ends April 30th, $20 ends May 20th

100 Yard Dash - $20 

More information can be found on the registration page! 

Registration Information

To register for the run or to sign up at as volunteer