March 16 – Shamrock Shuffle 5K & Kids Fun Run 4:00pm

April – Month of the Military Child: An awareness month to recognize the sacrifices of the (approximately) 2 million military children in the United States, ranging from newborn to 18 years old.

April 6  – KidFest: A free festival for military children.
April 24 – Purple Up Ceremony, Elm Grove Middle School

May – Military May

May – Spouses Appreciation Month
May 2 – Military Appreciation Breakfast
May 7 – Give for Good day: A 24-hour giving day for local nonprofits where you can give to the Northwest Louisiana Military Support Foundation to support military families.
May 21 –Spring Veterans’ Job & Resource Fair – Civic Center, Bossier City


September/October  – Fall Veterans’ Job & Resource Fair – Hoban Hall on Barksdale Air Force Base