An official army family and MWR Site

New to Benning

Welcome to Fort Benning, home of the Maneuver Center of Excellence!  As you settle into Fort Benning, you’ll want to find things to do. Below are some activities and their locations to check out. Spending quality time with family and friends is crucial to feeling at home and feeling comfortable in your new surroundings. Explore these options and find what works best for you and your family. Don’t be afraid to ask friends and neighbors for their recommendations too!

Enjoy our Newcomers video showcasing what all we have to offer here on Fort Benning!

Fort Benning

 Fort Benning has a lot to offer!  We've compiled a list that is adventurous, unique and sure to make your stay here fun.  Click here to start having fun.

Fort Benning Tour Guide

Calendar of Events

Up Close with MWR

Join every week on the Fort Benning MWR Facebook page as we take you along for a closer look at the programs and services available to our patrons.  We'll feature facility tours, exclusive interviews, inside scoops, how-to's and so much more! Join us on Facebook every Friday to get the first look with Fort Benning MWR!

Resource Guide for Spouse Employment

Click here to view the resource guide.

Columbus and the Chattahoochee Valley

Click here to see what the Chattahoochee Valley has all to offer

More Community Events

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Newcomers Orientation

May 25 9 am - 11 am

BOSS Adventure Race

May 26 6 am
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ESPORTS Soldier Showdown 4 Halo

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ESPORTS Soldier Showdown 4 Halo

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Home Buying Seminar

May 26 1 pm - 3 pm
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Super Bingo

Jun 4 10 am - 11 am
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Teen Driver Ed Program

Jun 6 4 pm - 7 pm

Civilian Résumé Workshop

Jun 7 9 am - 12 pm
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Credit Management Class

Jun 9 1 pm - 3 pm
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Easter Color Run 5K: Make-up Date

Jun 11 8 am - 9 am
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Paddleboard 101

Jun 11 10 am - 12 pm

Concert on the Lawn

Jun 11 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Summer Reading Program

Jun 16 11 am - 2 pm
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Father’s Day Fish & Kayak

Jun 18 11 am - 2 pm
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Summer Reading Program

Jun 23 8 am - 12 pm

Summer Reading Program

Jun 23 8 am - 12 pm
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Smart Car Buying

Jun 23 1 pm - 3 pm
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Smart Car Buying

Jun 23 1 pm - 3 pm
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Independence Day Celebration

Jun 25
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Independence Day Celebration

Jun 25
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Summer Reading Program

Jun 30 11 am - 1 pm

Summer Reading Program

Jul 7 11 am - 1 pm
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Paintball Battle

Jul 13 6 pm - 8 pm
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Summer Reading Program

Jul 14 8:30 am - 1 pm