Freedom Fest on Fort Polk will take place Saturday, June 22nd featuring Lady Antebellum, with special guest Everette!!
Freedom Fest is free and open to the public and will kick off at 5 PM at Fort Polk's Headquarters Field! Enjoy music, food vendors, static displays, salute to the nation and the largest firework display in Louisiana!
Things you need to know:
Parking for non-DoD ID cardholders will be at Honor Field on HWY 10. Honor field is approximately 2 miles once you turn on to HWY 10 from HWY 171. Shuttle buses will take you from Headquarters Field from there. Please have a government/state issued ID card when you arrive at Honor Field for anyone over the age of 16.
If you need handicap parking please use Fort Polk's Main Gate off HWY 171. Limited handicap parking will be on-site at Headquarters Field. All shuttle bus locations will have handicap parking available.
DOD ID cardholders can access Fort Polk from any gate. You will be directed to the nearest shuttle bus parking lot:
Bayne Jones Army Community Hospital
Allen Memorial Library/Educational Center
Fort Polk Commissary/ The Exchange
The Mission Training Center
Shuttle buses will begin running at 4:30 PM from all locations.
WHAT TO BRING: Blankets, LAWN CHAIRS, cash (ATMs will be on-site), sunscreen, strollers, and small-insulated cooler for infant formula or water and diaper bags.
WHAT NOT TO BRING: PETS, TENTS, CANOPIES, COOLERS, OUTSIDE FOOD OR BEVERAGES, ALCOHOL, GLASS BOTTLES, WEAPONS, VIDEO CAMERAS, BACKPACKS OR LARGE BAGS, PROFESSIONAL CAMERAS WITH TELEPHOTO LENSES, AND PERSONAL FIREWORKS.
For more information please call 337-531-1959 or visit us at Fort Polk MWR on Facebook.