Army dining facilities will serve all the favorites associated with a Thanksgiving meal on Wednesday, Nov. 27. (Courtesy photo)

U.S. Army Garrison Hawaii
Public Affairs Office

Dining facilities, or DFACs, on Schofield Barracks, Tripler Army Medical Center and Wheeler Army Airfield will feature a special Thanksgiving menu for diners on Tuesday, Nov. 26 and Wednesday, Nov. 27.

For the Thanksgiving meals on Schofield Barracks and Wheeler Army Airfield, the holidaymeal will be from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. They will also serve a regular breakfast meal from 6-7 a.m., and a regular dinner meal will be served from 4-5:30 p.m.

One dining facility will serve a Tuesday Thanksgiving meal:
• Tripler Army Medical Center's Anuenue Cafe, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Four dining facilities will serve a Wednesday Thanksgiving meal from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.:
•    Bronco Café or C-Quad, 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Bldg. 357, Foote Avenue, Schofield Barracks
•    Sustainment Bistro or K-Quad, 25th Sustainment Brigade, Bldg. 780, Menoher Road, Schofield Barracks
•    Warrior Inn, 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Bldg. 2085, Aleshire Avenue, Schofield Barracks
•    Wings of Lightning, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, Bldg. 102, Wright Avenue, Wheeler Army Airfield

The cost for the meals follow:
•    Meal cardholders must show their meal card and ID card.
•    For family members of service members ranked private (E1) through specialist (E4), $6.80.
•    For service members, retirees, Department of Defense civilians, family members and guests, $9.10.

DFAC open during Thanksgiving weekend
The 3rd Brigade Bronco Café, Bldg. 357, will be the designated DFAC open for the weekend of Nov. 28-Dec. 1. The meal hours for the Bronco Café are as follows:
•    Brunch from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
•    Supper from 4:30-6 p.m.

The Thanksgiving meals on Schofield Barracks and Wheeler Army Airfield are part of the annual Commander’s Best DFAC Competition. The various DFACs will compete against each other for the title and bragging rights. Past competitions have included elaborate themed decorations, ice sculptures and centerpieces. The competition builds camaraderie and celebrates the holiday and Army traditions.