Joint Base Lewis-McChord is opening its gates to the public this weekend for its annual Armed Forces Day celebration.
The festivities include carnival rides, history reenactments, crafts, food and entertainment. Military equipment will be on display and a bicycle ride and Volksmarch begin at 10 a.m.
The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at Heritage Hill Airpark on JBLM McChord Field.
Civilians are asked to enter through JBLM’s North gate at South Tacoma Way and 112th Street South. A shuttle will be available to take people to Heritage Hill Airpark.
Visitors should expect some delays due to security checks, officials said.