FT. WAINWRIGHT, AK -- An official welcome home for the troops who have returned recently to Fort Wainwright gets underway on the post, called Freedom Fest Reuinted, and it will run for two days.
The festival will be held at the alert holding area on Montgomery Road on post.
There will be everything from professional and amateur fighters, to a 5k run, battle of the bands and kids activities.
It's a partnership between Fort Wainwright and the local community to show the soldiers that were deployed that we appreciate their service.
The public are welcomed to take part in the festivities, all that's needed is license, registration, and proof on insurance to drive on post.