Fort Hood will host “Fort Hood Community Strong,” a day for healing, fun and entertainment Dec. 11 to uplift the spirits of the Fort Hood community in the wake of the Nov. 5 shooting incident. Held at Hood Stadium, this event will feature free carnival rides, games, food and entertainment.
Fort Hood is home to more than 349,000 military personnel, family members, retirees and civilian employees.
“Fort Hood Community Strong” will feature performances and appearances by NHRA Army car driver Tony Schumacher, Mallory Lewis and “Lamb Chop,” Bonzo Crunch the clown, The Houston Texans Cheerleaders, actor Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band, comedian Dana Carvey, rapper Chamillionaire, the Zac Brown Band, STAIND lead singer Aaron Lewis and Nick Jonas of the Jonas Brothers.
This event is free and open to the public. For up to date event information including a schedule of events and transportation information, please see www.hoodmwr.com. The USO, with the support of Fort Hood FMWR and AAFES, sponsors this event.