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Pop Goes the Fort

Spend the 4th of July with MWR and Fort Bliss!  It's our biggest, best event of the year and it's BACK!!

Note: This event has already passed.

Come celebrate Independence Day with Fort Bliss, MWR, and the El Paso Symphony!  Biggs Park gates will open at 4 p.m. and music will begin at 5:30 p.m. with the 1AD Band.  The El Paso Symphony Orchestra will entertain with a Patriotic Pops concert starting at 7:30 p.m.  Spectacular fireworks (sponsored by USAA) befitting a 10th anniversary celebration, will follow the symphony at dark, so don't miss this event!

Due to gate and safety restrictions, there are only 5,000 tickets available on a first come basis, open to DOD ID cardholders ONLY. You are allowed 5 tickets per family, exceptions will be made if your immediate family exceeds that number.

Tickets are FREE and can be picked up from the following locations, beginning Thursday, June 24 at 10 a.m., while supplies last.

Let's all give a huge THANK YOU to the event sponsors for 2021!

  • Fireworks title sponsor: USAA
  • Phoenix Truck Driving
  • Webster University
  • ASUS (Fort Bliss Water)
  • Special Operations Battalion
  • First Command
  • Shamaley Ford
  • Echelon
  • Rio Vista Behavior Health
  • Western Technical College





Registration Information

FREE Tickets given to DOD ID cardholders ONLY at five locations.

  • LTS (Freedom Crossing and Soldier Activity Center)
  • Monti Warrior Zone
  • Bldg. 11 & 12 Pershing Road
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