The Fort Benning Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation welcomes you!

Family and MWR hosts programs, services, leisure activities and events designed to enhance the lives of Soldiers, family members and military retirees. Enjoy your visit!

Ballroom Boxing

Join us October 17 for “Clash of the Titans,” our annual Ballroom Boxing contest at Uchee Creek. Fort Benning Boxers will defend their title against competitors from Fort Jackson, Fort Drum, West Point and Fort Bragg. Click here for more details.


It’s Oktofest 4oberfest time! Fort Benning’s favorite fall tradition, returns to Uchee Creek October 23-25. Put on your dancing shoes and enjoy traditional German music including Sonnenschein Express and Yodelers. There’s food, games for all ages, pumpkin patch, hayrides, a 10k/5k and a Volksmarch. There is no entry fee for this family event and it is open to the public. Click here for more details.

Edwin Jackson

The 7th Annual Edwin Jackson Mini Baseball Clinic will be held at the CYSS Youth Sports Complex (across from Faith Middle School on Ingersoll St.) on 14 Nov from 11am-2pm. Stretching will begin at 10:45am. This is a FREE clinic with appearances by past and present baseball all-stars. The clinic is open to youth ages 6-13 years old. Edwin Jackson will be at the Main PX Nov 14 from 9:30-10:30am for autographs. Space is limited. For more information, call 706-545-1853.

Calendar of Events

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