Happy holidays from all of us at The Commons!
This is the official page of The Commons, Fort Drum's all-ranks community club housing a pub, sports bar, meeting rooms, and banquet facilities.
Happy holidays from all of us at The Commons!
Trees for Troops is coming, and the first Christmas trees will be offered to E5 Soldiers and their families first, starting on Saturday at 10 am! Tree giveaway will then be opened to all Soldiers and their families on Monday, followed by all other DoD card holders on Tuesday.
Pick up is at the back parking lot of the Main Post Chapel. Please have your ID with you for pick up.
Learn more: drum.armymwr.com/calendar/event/trees-troops/3666495/45670
It's time for our annual tree giveaway!
TONIGHT, right here at The Commons!
Join ACS tonight for a Super Hero Family Night at the Commons!!!
Get in the Christmas spirit at a 10th Mountain Division Band holiday concert! The band will be playing several dates and venues around Fort Drum this December. All are free and open to the public!
The 10th Mountain Division Band is proud to present “A North Country Carol: A Celebration of Music and Community!” Mountain Sound will be performing five of these programs at several locations in December in support of Soldiers, civilians, and families in and around the Fort Drum and North Country areas. We will feature some of your favorite holiday tunes from our Brass Quintet, Jazz Combo, Barbershop group, and Rock Band! There’s even a rumor that Santa might stop by to say hello!
All performances are no charge and open to the public. We’ll see you soon!
Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion HHBN 10th MTN Division
U.S. Army Fort Drum & 10th Mountain Division
3-85th Mountain Infantry Warrior Transition Battalion
2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division
Did you know Pine Plains Bowling Center on Fort Drum is getting a bit of a facelift and equipment upgrades? Bowling activities are temporarily on hold while the work is ongoing, but you can still visit the snack bar for delicious munchies, lunch, or even take out, and be sure to stop by for NFL Sunday Ticket each week! 👍
Heads up to all our bowling patrons: upgrades are coming to Pine Plains Bowling Center on Fort Drum! 🎳
In order to bring you this awesome new equipment, we need to take a break from bowling activities. The facility will be closing for bowling from October 24 through December 7. The snack bar will remain OPEN for lunch throughout the construction, and the lounge is still hosting NFL Sunday Ticket each week. 🏈
Thank you for our patience while we get this new and improved facility ready for you. Be sure to follow us for updates on the grand re-opening coming in December! 😀
The annual Halloween Family Night with Fort Drum Army Community Service returns to The Commons on Wednesday night! Come join the fun! 👻🎃🕷🍬🍫
Fort Drum Soldier for Life - Transition Assistance Program will be here for another Career Fair on November 7, and all active duty, veterans, retirees, and family members are invited to attend.
🍁 Local Fort Drum maple syrup is available! Purchase yours at Fort Drum Recreation today. 🍁
🍁Maple syrup is good any time of the year, but there's something about Fall that makes it even more delicious!
🍁Stop by and stock up on some Fort Drum Maple Syrup. We have a variety of different bottles for sale and they also make great gifts!🥞
Happy #NationalCheeseburgerDay! 🍔🍔🍔Celebrate by stopping by Buster's for lunch or dinner and build your own mouthwatering creation. #YUM!
Enjoy the flavors of fall at The Commons!
The ACS Super Sign Up is this Friday, right here at The Commons! Free and open to all DoD card holders seeking volunteer opportunities on Fort Drum and in the surrounding communities.
"Come out and enjoy this "one-stop-shopping" opportunity to learn about and register with numerous organizations on Fort Drum and in the North Country. Booths will feature sign-ups for volunteer services, internships, and employment opportunities."
Halloween is around the corner 👻
Getting excited for Halloween? 🎃 We are too ‼️
Listen to our Family and MWR Podcast, Mic Drop with Gene and Jen! Find it on YouTube and subscribe to catch all our future podcasts!
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#Drummwr #podcast #micdrop #intheknow
Mark your calendars for September 20 for this year's ACS Super Sign Up, your annual opportunity to learn about and sign up for local volunteer opportunities. The event is free and open to all. Contact Fort Drum Army Volunteer Corps for more info.
Mark your calendars for the upcoming Seasonal and Work from Home Career Fair, being held right here in our ballrooms on September 26, hosted by Fort Drum Employment Readiness Program Army Community Service.
Right Arm Night is TONIGHT over at Pine Plains Bowling Center on Fort Drum. Check it out starting at 4 pm! 🎳
Join your unit at Right Arm Night!
Mark your calendars for the final concert of the season at LeRay Mansion, on Sunday, August 25.
The last summer concert is on the calendar! Don't miss it as this series wraps up at LeRay Mansion on August 25.
Next week, the Fort Drum CYS Youth Program - Youth Center is holding another round of the popular culinary competition, Iron Chef Jr! Call 315-772-6719 to get your teen signed up! 👩🍳👨🍳🍽
Join the Youth Center as we host our 4-H Junior Iron Chef Competition!! This competition is open to middle and high school youth ages 11-18. This team contest showcases youth’s culinary and nutritional skills. Teams will work together throughout the week learning kitchen skills, proper hygiene, explanation of ingredients to judges, and etiquette for team competition. For the contest, youth will be given a “mystery” ingredient and one hour to create a healthy dish utilizing the mystery ingredient plus a community “pantry” of shared ingredients. Youth are judged in five different categories: taste, presentation, healthy choices, floor skills, and an oral presentation to the judges. For more information, please call the Youth Center at (315)772-6719.
Live music and bowling, plus a whiskey tasting? Sounds like a great Friday night! Mark your calendars to spend September 6 at Pine Plains Bowling Center on Fort Drum! 🎳🎶
This free event is hosted by Fort Drum BOSS and open to all single Soldiers.
Party time at the bowling center!
Spread the word: there is a new way for spouses and anyone new to Fort Drum to learn about their new home, every Thursday in Clark Hall. Free and open to all!
📢 Coming up on August 1, the Fort Drum Soldier for Life - Transition Assistance Program will host a Career Fair right here in The Commons ballrooms. These career fairs are a great way for the military community to explore potential employment opportunities and learn about companies who are actively hiring veterans. Please join us for this free event! 🤝
Congratulations to the winners of the Junior Iron Chef competition at the Fort Drum CYS Youth Program - Youth Center! Future chefs in the making! 👏👩🍳👨🍳
Congratulations to our winners of the 4-H Jr Iron Chef Contest!! Mazi, Amadio, Minic, Talan, and Marcel were the first place winners!! The contest was based on taste, presentation, nutritional values, and explanation of ingredients on how it was a healthy dish. We hope that all of our teens had fun and we thank Amy from 4-H for coming out this week and doing our Iron Chef Contest!!
Come see what's fresh at Buster's Brew Pub! Open for lunch Monday through Friday 11 am to 2 pm, and dinner hours resume on July 17: Wednesday through Friday 5 to 9 pm.
Play for your country and for bragging rights as part of the Fort Drum team! 🤩🏌️♀️🏌️♂️🇺🇸
More info 👉 drum.armymwr.com/calendar/event/st-lawrence-cup-golf-tournament/3272405/39981
Three days of golf!
We are excited to be part of the announcement of the talent for Mountainfest! 🇺🇸
This year Locash with Parmalee will be at Mountainfest on June 20🎤
Find out what is trending with Family and MWR at Right Arm Night. You could be one of the first people to have their Riverfest Tickets!
Right Arm Night in the Winner's Circle. Friday, April 26 from 4-7pm.
We will be at Right Arm Night tomorrow night with our
👟Memorial to Monument Run goes LIVE tommorrow for registraiton. You can sign up with us tomorrow at
Right Arm Night.
⛳️Golf Tournament in May. You can sign up with us tomorrow at Right Arm Night.
🛳Riverfest tickets. You can purchase them from us tomorrw at Right Arm Night.
😁See you tomorrow at Right Arm Night! We will be in the Winner's Circle Sports Bar (The Commons) from 4-7pm.
Have you made your reservations yet?
Tomorrow night! 🎤🎸🤹♂️🎭👩🎤
What's your talent?
Make this Easter eggs-stra special! Come in and enjoy a delicious buffet of brunch specialties on April 21 here at The Commons! Call us to save a table at the 11 am or 1:30 pm seating: 315-772-6222. 🐰💐🥚🥞🍳🥂🍽
Join us here at The Commons today for the Fort Drum Employment Readiness Program Army Community Service Work From Home Career Fair. The event is free, kicks off at 10 am, and is open to all DoD card holders.
Round two of Fort Drum Maple Days is this Saturday! Enjoy a free pancake breakfast from MWR at the Oates Overview Lodge in Remington Park from 8 am to noon. Then head to the Fort Drum Sugar Shack on 45th Infantry Drive from 10 am to 3 pm for demos, tastings, and more. Maple syrup will be for sale at both locations.
Plus, you can visit LeRay Mansion, open for this special event from 10 am to 2:30 pm with a performance from the 10th Mountain Division Band at 11 am!
All events are free and rain or shine! 🍁🥞😃
This Saturday, in addition to being the second and final Fort Drum Maple Days event, LeRay Mansion will be open for Fort Drum community members to tour from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Stop by and hear the 10th Mountain Division Band perform a concert from 11 a.m. to noon.
While there, learn more about reserving the historic mansion for your next conference meeting or FRG gathering (see video).
To learn more about Fort Drum Maple Days, read the latest at https://www.dvidshub.net/news/315725/fort-drum-community-members-discover-tree-table-process-making-syrup-during-maple-days
Open Mic Night is coming to the Winner's Circle on April 3 and 17, hosted by Fort Drum BOSS! If you have a talent that you want to share, give BOSS a call at 315-772-7807 to sign up. Or come out and enjoy the show. Our bar will be open for food and beverage purchases throughout the event on both nights. Open to all DoD card holders.
What's your talent?
This Saturday is the first of two free pancake breakfasts at Oates Overview Lodge in Remington Park, as part of the annual Maple Days celebration! DoD card holders are invited to get their fill of fluffy stacks, with plenty of syrup of course, before heading over to the demos and tastings put on by Fort Drum Natural Resources at the Sugar Shack at 45th Infantry Drive. Join us! 🥞🌼🍁🍽
The Commons's cover photo
Head over to Pine Plains Bowling Center on Fort Drum this Sunday for St. Patrick's Day bowling fun for all!
Pine Plains is turning green!
Come on by tomorrow and kick off your St. Patrick's Day celebrations with our annual Irish feast! 🍽🍻☘️
St. Patrick's Day Dinner is March 14 from 5 to 9 pm at Buster's Brew Pub! ☘️🍽🍀
Check out what Pine Plains Bowling Center on Fort Drum has planned for St. Patrick's Day! 💚☘️🎳
The upcoming housing town hall meetings will be held right here in our ballrooms next Monday and Tuesday. If you can't attend, streaming coverage will be available on the U.S. Army Fort Drum & 10th Mountain Division page.
All Soldiers, family members and residents of Mountain Community Homes are invited to attend a Fort Drum Housing Town Hall – noon, Feb. 25 and 6 p.m. Feb. 26. Both will be held at the Commons, 4350 Euphrates River Valley Road. If you can’t attend, we will be live streaming the events here.
Come work for us! MWR is hiring restaurant and catering staff. Stop by the upcoming Career Fair on February 28 with your resume!
MWR is hiring! Join us for a Career Fair on February 28 to check out opportunities available such as child care providers, lifeguards, waitstaff, and more. The event will be held off post at the Work Place in Watertown, 1000 Coffeen Street. Polish up those resumes and come see us! 🤝
Don't miss St. Patrick's Day Dinner at Buster's Brew Pub, 5 to 9 pm on March 14! ☘️💚🍽🍺
💕💕💕 Need last minute Valentine's Day plans? May we tempt with one of these delicious entree choices? Join us for dinner at Buster's Brew Pub from 5 to 9 pm tomorrow evening! 💕💕💕
Get your WinterFest tickets this week at Outdoor Recreation (11115 Iraqi Freedom Drive)!
More info on this exciting event: drum.armymwr.com/calendar/event/winterfest-snow-ridge/2805547/34485
WinterFest tickets go on sale this morning at Fort Drum Recreation (11115 Iraqi Freedom Drive)! Get yours for a day of fun on the slopes at Snow Ridge on February 22! ❄️🏂⛷🎿😬👍
Learn more about WinterFest here: drum.armymwr.com/calendar/event/winterfest-snow-ridge/2805547/34485
We are looking forward to serving you and your loved ones this Valentine's Day! Take a peek at our special menu we will be serving this Thursday from 5 to 9 pm at Buster's Brew Pub. Call us at 315-772-6222 if you'd like to make a reservation. 💞🍽🥂
We just got our hands on these shiny guides, ready to hand out while supplies last to guests at our Super Bowl Party at The Winner's Circle this Sunday! Doors open at 4 pm. 🏈🏈🏈
Get your free #SuperBowl guide when you attend our party this Sunday at the Winner’s Circle, courtesy of USAA! Get yours while supplies last. Doors open at 4 pm. 🏈
4350 Euphrates River Valley Rd
Fort Drum, NY
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