Opening Ceremonies for ATOH Day 2 Start At 10:30 a.m.

Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson welcomes you to the 2016 Arctic Thunder Open House.  Opening ceremonies begin at 10:30 a.m.  While food and drinks are available for purchase, guests are strongly encouraged to bring their own water.

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The following hand carried items are permitted:
· Personal carts or wheelchairs for physically
challenged visitors
· Diaper bags for guests with small children
· Small purses
· Strollers for small children
· Official service dogs (credentials may be requested)
· Photo or video cameras; must be small enough
to carry by hand
· Binoculars
· Folding chairs and lawn chairs

The following items are recommended:
· Water bottles
· Sunscreen
· Hearing protection
· Sunglasses
· Sunhats/baseball caps

The following items are prohibited:
· Coolers
· Alcohol
· Backpacks
· Duffle bags
· Large purses
· Camelbacks
· Paint
· Balloons
· Large camera bags
· Illegal drugs including marijuana
· Weapons (brass knuckles, mace, pepper spray,
box cutters, firearms, knives)
· Military uniforms worn by non-military members
· Gang affiliated colors or clothing
· Bicycles (inside the open house viewing area)

*Motorcycles & bicycles ridden on base outside of viewing areas must wear a helmet
· Scooters
· Skates
· Skateboards

· Go-carts
· Wagons
· Umbrellas

All pets are prohibited from the Arctic Thunder grounds. Service animals assisting physically challenged guests will be authorized. At no time will pets be left unattended outside the area or in vehicles.