MCM Kickoff

Meet with other runners, welcome first timers and chat with experts at the MCM Kickoff hosted by First Command on Friday, October 20 at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center.


Runners and their guests are invited to charge head first into MCM weekend at the MCM Kickoff on Friday, October 20 from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, just steps from the Health & Fitness Expo. This is the party spot to announce your arrival at MCM Weekend. MCM Kickoff is a wildly fun evening featuring a DJ, dancing, games, entertainment, hypnotist, caricaturist, running experts and light snacks. The excitement includes prizes, giveaways and the First Timers parade including presentation of special First Timer pin.

All who register for the Kickoff will receive a confirmation email that serves as the ticket to enter the event. The MCM Kickoff is sold out.


It’s about starting MCM Weekend off on the right foot with great music, inspirational speakers, fun contests and access to experts. A selfie-fest with MCM mascots, Miles and Molly. It’s the best way to meet other runners and share the excitement of MCM Weekend. An optional dinner menu and cash bar is available. Free appetizers will be provided.

About First Command

First Command Financial Services and its subsidiaries, including First Command Bank and First Command Financial Planning, assist American families in their efforts to build wealth, reduce debt and pursue their lifetime financial goals and dreams—focusing on consumer behavior as the first and most powerful determinant of results. Through knowledgeable advice and coaching of the financial behaviors conducive to success, First Command Financial Advisors have built trustworthy, lasting relationships with hundreds of thousands of client families since 1958.

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