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2019 Summer Bash!

July 26, 2019 @ 4:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Who is ready for the 2019 Summer Bash at McConnell Air Force Base? On 26 July, we have something special planned for YOU! Join us for this jammed packed day full of fun activities, concerts, food, and more!

Following the race, enjoy some fun & free activities including face painting, bouncy castles, open swim, interactive rides, lawn games, hoop & play, and MORE! We will have activities for all ages! Make room for delicious food because we will have a variety of food and beer trucks. Join in on corn hole or stop by the Bike Show. This is one summer event you won’t want to miss!

We are also pleased to bring you two amazing performances from the bands 3OH!3 and P.O.D! The concert will begin at 7 pm with opening act 3OH!3, an American electronic music duo from Boulder, Colorado. This dynamic duo is made up of Sean Foreman & Nathaniel Motte. They are best known for their song “Don’t Trust Me” from their album Want! Listen here:–10EYXw

Following 3OH!3, P.O.D will take the stage at 8:45 pm. Payable on Death (also known as P.O.D.) is an American Christian nu metal band formed in 1992. The band’s line-up consists of vocalist Sonny Sandoval, drummer and rhythm guitarist Wuv Bernardo, lead guitarist Marcos Curiel, and bassist Traa Daniels. They have sold over 12 million records worldwide and are a group you’ll want to stay and see!

Meet the performers before the show! 3OH!3 will hold a meet and greet at 6 pm and P.O.D.’s will be held at 7:30 pm. Each meet and greet will hold 50 attendees only. View the details below about our meet and greet #mymcconnell contest for the chance to attend these meet and greets!

Are you ready? Grab your swimsuit and join us for this unforgettable summer event on 26 July at McConnell Air Force Base! For more information please contact the Dole Community Center at (316) 759-4267. We’ll see you there!


For the days leading up to the Summer Bash, we will be having a giveaway contest for you to enter some special prizes!! We will be giving away the opportunity to meet 3OH!3 and P.O.D. along with the GRAND PRIZE, a signed guitar, for 2 lucky winners 🔥🔥🔥

Contest Rules:
1. Find and take a picture of a Summer Bash Poster on base
2. Share your photo on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter with #mymcconnell and tag McConnell Force Support Squadron
Facebook: @McConnell Force Support Squadron
Instagram: @McConnell22FSS
Twitter: @McConnell22FSS

Every Wednesday leading up to the concert on 26 July, winners will be selected for the VIP passes! Our two GRAND PRIZE winners will be announced on 24 July. All entries will automatically be included in the drawing for the two guitars!


July 26, 2019
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Event Category:


Outdoor Pool Parking Lot
McConnell AFB, KS 67221 United States


Community Center