The Camp Kinser Festival scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 28 and Sunday, Oct. 29, has been postponed (and the Neon Trees, DJ Manifesto and other entertainment performances have been canceled) due to the approach of Tropical Storm Saola. Please visit to stay up to date about MCCS activities and events.


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Kinser Festival is back with a Halloween twist! The much-anticipated fall festival will take place Saturday and Sunday, October 28 and 29 from 1 to 9 p.m. both days. Kinser Festival will have no shortage of food and drinks from local vendors as well as Bulldogs Burgers, Hickory House BBQ Brisket and Chicken, sizzlin’ pizza and Kanpai Lounge for adult liquid refreshments. As with all MCCS Festivals, there will be plenty of game booths, prize giveaways and amusement rides, plus FREE live entertainment.

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This year’s festival will feature a performance by American rock band Neon Trees-best known for their 2019 hit Animal which hit number 1 on Billboard Magazine’s Alternative Songs Chart. Neon Trees will perform on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.

Kinser Festival entertainment lineup also features an electrifying performance by EDM DJ and violinist DJ Manifesto. Boasting an international fan base from Moscow to Tokyo, DJ Manifesto deftly mixes classical and electronica at concerts throughout the world. DJ Manifesto will perform Sunday at 7:30 p.m.

DJ Manifesto

Kinser Festival is open to all DoD ID card holders and Japanese. Please leave your pets at home. Do not bring any outside alcohol, bottles, or coolers. If you choose to drink, please do so responsibly. There will be daiko and taxi services available. For more information, call MCCS Special Events at 098-970-5828 or visit

09:20 30 May , 2024