Independence Celebration

Independence Celebration

Kristian Bush will headline the annual Fort Benning Independence Celebration June 24 on York Field. Half of the platinum-selling country music duo Sugarland, Bush will perform solo at the event. Donovan Keith & The Funky Feat will be the opening act, and the MCoE Band will also perform.

The Independence Celebration will start at 3 p.m., with games, entertainment, inflatable bounce houses and children’s activities, military demonstrations and more. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. The event culminates with the largest fireworks show in the Chattahoochee Valley.

Guests without military ID will access the post at the I185 gate with no problem. Everyone in the vehicle 16 or older must have a state or federal-issued photo ID.

A schedule of events will be available by June 9 at


Free and open to the public