Army vs. Navy Flag Football Game: Fall Tailgate Festival

Gather your friends and family for a day of entertainment!

Presented by USAA, Seattle Seahawks, Haselwood Auto Group, Redbull, Starbucks, Xfinity, US Family Health at PacMed, and the USO. 

Naval Base Kitsap MWR Sports, Fitness and Aquatics team is excited to host the 2022 Army vs. Navy Football Game. We have a full day of tailgate activities featuring inflatables, live music, crafts, food and more! 



Turkey Trot & Chick Dash
Registration | 8 a.m.
Race | 9:30 a.m.
Bangor Fitness Center

Earn your day of indulgence by trotting before you gobble. Bring your little ones for their chance to dash! Hot chocolate and coffee service are provided for free. 

Pre-event schedule

  • Registration | 8-9 a.m.
  • Chick Dash | 9:15 a.m.
  • 5K | 9:30 a.m.
  • FREE Hot Chocolate and Coffee* | 10-11 a.m.
  • Awards and Prizes | 10:30 a.m.

Exhibition Flag Football Game USS Nimitz vs. USS Theodore Roosevelt
Bangor Fitness Field
Pre-event schedule

  • Introductions | 11:10 a.m.
  • Singing God Bless America | 11:20 a.m.
  • Coin Toss | 11:25 a.m.
  • Kick-off | 11:30 a.m.

Bleacher seating will be provided. Feel free to bring your own pads or chairs. 

Tailgate Party 
10:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Bangor Fitness Complex

Pre-event schedule

  • Live Performance by Joel Gibson, Jr. | Noon
  • Beer Sales | Noon-end of Army vs. Navy game
  • FREE Tailgate Food and Soft Drinks* (eg. Chili and Cornbread)
  • The Seahawks are Coming! (Blitz and Dancers)

We'll have information booths, games, music craft activities* and inflatables. 

Army vs. Navy Flag Football Game
Bangor Fitness Field
Pre-event schedule

  • Army vs. Navy Team Warm-up | 12:30 p.m.
  • Welcoming Remarks | 1:35 p.m.
  • Color Guard/National Anthem | 1:50 p.m. 
  • Coin Toss | 1:56 p.m.
  • Kick-off | 2 p.m.
  • Half-time Activities 

Dive-in Movie Night
4:30-7 p.m.
Bangor Aquatics
Minions: The Rise of Gru, PG

Relax and float around on an inflatable while watching a family-friendly dive-in movie. We provide innertubes and entertainment while you bring the family for an evening. 

What a great way to kick off the holiday season with friends and family.

Open to active duty, reservists, retirees, veterans with VA Health ID, DoD employees, and their families.

Entrance point at the Bangor Fitness Front Desk. Navy merchandise for purchase, credit card purchase only. 

*While supplies last.

For more information, call Bangor at 360-315-2134 or Bremerton at 360-476-2231.

The Department of the Navy does not endorse any company, sponsor or their products or services.