Adjusted gate hours for Columbus Day weekend
By 45th Security Forces Sqaudron
/ Published October 04, 2017
PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. --
As Columbus Day approaches, Patrick AFB will change entry gate operating hours consistent with the direction of previous federal holidays. This change maximizes the number of defenders who can spend time with family and friends. Patrick AFB's East Gate will change operating hours beginning the evening of Friday, Oct. 6, and continue through the weekend prior to the designated federal holiday. The East Gate will resume normal operations on Tuesday, Oct. 10.
-Oct. 6 (Friday): The East Gate closes at 10 p.m.
-The South Gate will remain open with 24-hour access.
-Oct. 10 (Tuesday): The East Gate reopens at 6 a.m. and resumes regularly scheduled hours from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.