About the event
Event Date: June 30 - July, 1, 2017
Event Location: SGT. Taylor Sports & Field
Estimated Attendance: 10,000 - 15,000
Fort Hamilton celebrates Independence Day in fine military tradition from live music to military demonstrations. This event is filled with fantastic entertainment from nationally known recording artists, carnival, various military demonstrations, and a Kids Zone filled with family fun activities. It is made complete with a wide variety of family-oriented activities, rides and games. A variety of food and beverages makes this day a perfect way for the whole family to celebrate our nation’s independence. The event culminates with the largest fireworks show in the Brooklyn, NY area. Help us create a celebration to remember by taking part in this special day. This event is the only fireworks display in town and attracts tens of thousands!
Previous years performers
- Mile Zero
- The Supremes and more
Why should you sponsor?
The Family & MWR Commercial Sponsorship Program offers you the opportunity to present your company’s message in a variety of creative ways to our Army community. Sponsorship gives your business access to our Army community and helps you build goodwill, as well as, brand recognition among this loyal and growing market. By partnering with the Fort Hamilton community, you are expanding our Family & MWR programs, events, and services to a greater audience.
The Commercial Sponsorship Program offers the opportunity to present your company’s message in a variety of creative ways to the military community. Family & MWR sponsorship offers the possibility of achieving several goals at once. Your company can benefit from a Family & MWR sponsorship in many ways, such as:
- Differentiation from competitors. The mere act of sponsoring a Family & MWR event, especially an exclusive sponsorship, is a significantway to create differentiation strategy. Your company name, product and services can stand out head and shoulders above the competition. Help with good “Corporate Citizen” role.
- Another powerful Family & MWR sponsorship objective allow your company to be viewed as an“Army Supporter.” Supporting the Fort Hamilton community and contributing to our Morale, Welfare, and Recreation development is extremely powerful and creates enormous goodwill. Most activities and events operated by the Family & MWR organization are eligible for sponsorship support.
**Important: Due to the nature of the business (Government), every Sponsor will have to sign a contract, and either pay with check or call to make a payment with credit card.
Checks are sent to:
Fort Hamilton MWR
ATT. Marketing Coordinator
137 C Poly Place 3C,
Brooklyn, NY 11252
Payments by phone call:
Zoe Badillo Jimenez (Marketing Coordinator)
Family & Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR) enhances the quality of life, supports readiness and promotes the well-being of Soldiers, families, retirees and civilians who have made personal sacrifices to protect our country and preserve our freedom. Family & MWR contributes to the Army’s strength and readiness by providing first-choice support services and stress reducing programs while fostering a strong esprit de corps. We are proof of the Army’s commitment to care for the people who serve and stand ready to defend the nation. Family & MWR is committed to providing services that are as outstanding as the people we serve. Our aim is to be there for every one of our customers and met their individual needs.
Population at a Glance
* 15% Active Duty
* 25% Family Members
* 60% Civilians
Contact the Organizer
Contact the Organizer