Cannon AFBCommunity

Cannon AFB
Serving You

Serving You


For hours, menus and special event information, visit and click on selections under the “Food” tab.

Cannon Lanes Snack Bar

105 Albright Ave. 575-784-2280

Chip Shot Dining Room

(at Whispering Winds Golf Course)
105 Olds Drive 575-784-2312

Landing Zone

211 Levitow Ave. 575-784-2804

Pecos Trail Dining Facility

203 Air Commando Way 575-784-2420

Tailgate Sports Lounge

(at Drop Zone)
108 Cunningham Ave. 575-784-2448


Education Office
110 Alison Ave. 575-784-4184

The Education Office provides educational opportunities and counseling services to Air Force members assigned to Cannon AFB. For information about Volunteer Education opportunities, call or visit the Education Office.


Airman & Family Readiness Center

110 Alison Ave., Suite 2036 575-784-4228

The Airman & Family Readiness Center, a one-stop information and referral center, is the cornerstone of the Cannon family support system, helping airmen and their families enhance their readiness and quality of life.

Programs include Information & Referral, Personal Financial Management, Family Readiness, Relocation Assistance, Air Force Aid Society, Exceptional Family Member, Loan Locker, Child Care for PCS and more.

The center serves active-duty military members from all services, Guard and Reserve members, retired military members and Department of Defense civilians and their family members. All services are free.

Child Development Center
Cannon CDC

335 D.L. Ingram Ave. 575-784-2704

Chavez CDC

101 James F. Boatwright Ave. 575-784-6259

The child development centers offer weekly care for children from 6 weeks to 5 years old, and hourly care is available by reservation on a space-available basis. The centers provide a safe, nurturing environment that promotes the social, cognitive, language and physical development of youngsters. The centers are accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

Children of active-duty military personnel, DOD civilian personnel, Reservists on active duty and DOD contractors are eligible. Fees are based on total family income. Registration requires a completed DD Form 2606, immunization records, leave and earnings statements, and emergency contact information.

Exceptional Family Member Program

110 Alison Ave., Suite 2036 575-784-4228

This program provides special-needs families with information and referral services.

Family Child Care

(inside Cannon CDC)
335 D.L. Ingram Ave. 575-784-6258

Family Child Care provides an alternative to child development center care for families needing evening care, weekend care, care for infants and school-age children and children with special needs, and care during swing and midnight shifts.

The program also offers an opportunity for spouses to contribute to the family income while caring for their own children.

FCC providers are well-trained, they and their family members undergo a thorough background check and their homes are inspected for fire safety, health, safety and other requirements. In addition, their homes are monitored on a regular basis (at least monthly) by the program staff.

School Liaison

110 Alison Ave., Suite 2036 575-784-1528

The School Liaison Office is the connection between Cannon AFB families and private and public schools. The office provides support to service members during all stages of transition and deployment to ensure children receive every possible opportunity for quality education.

Youth Programs

102 S. Eagle Claw Blvd. 575-784-2747

Youth Programs offers a range of developmentally appropriate activities for youth from 9 to 18 years old, such as nationally accredited school-age programs and open recreation programs. Youth Programs also provides opportunities for involvement with Torch Club, Youth Leadership Council, Theater Arts Club and 4-H programs, among many others, and with community service.

Hours vary for each program; see the website for up-to-date information.


Cannon Federal Credit Union

102 Air Commando Way 800-280-2328

Military Finance Office

110 E. Sextant Ave., Suite 1119……575-784-4161
Bldg. 600 575-784-1161/2647

Washington Federal

71 S. D.L. Ingram 575-784-3351


Legal Office
101 S. Air Commando Way 575-784-2211

The Cannon Law Center provides legal advice and support to the wing commander and all base organizations regarding military justice, adverse actions, ethics, civil law, labor law and contract law.

Legal worksheets can be filled out in advance to expedite some legal services. For legal worksheets and additional legal information, visit


107 W. Albright Ave. 575-784-2786

The Cannon Library provides library services to meet the needs of the mission for education and recreation information.


For detailed information about the recreational programs at Cannon AFB, visit the 27th Special Operations Force Support Squadron online at

DZ Aquatic Center

108 Cunningham Ave. 575-784-2910

The DZ Aquatic Center offers open swimming, lap swimming, swim lessons and fitness classes. Younger swimmers will enjoy the baby pool area; older children and adults will love the waterslide. A snack bar, picnic tables and lounge chairs are also available. The pool season is May through August; check the website for hours.

Auto Skills Center

317 N. Chindit Blvd. 575-784-2170

The Auto Skills Center has 10 bays, six lifts and all the tools you need for do-it-yourself automotive projects. A welding bay and motorcycle repair bay are also available. If you’re interested in selling a car, visit the Auto Skills Center for more information on the for-sale car lot.

Bowling Center

105 Albright Ave. 575-784-2280

Strike up some family fun at Cannon Lanes, which has a pro shop and a snack bar. Visit Cannon Lanes’ website for special events.

Community Center/Drop Zone

108 Cunningham Ave. 575-784-6381

The center has a computer/video game room, “home” theater, recording studio, table sports and a multipurpose room. You can learn a new craft, take dance and music lessons, play your favorite game or just hang out with friends.

Throughout the year the center holds community events, including talent shows, holiday events and much more. The center’s staff also manages the base theater. Visit the center’s website for the theater’s movie schedule and information on upcoming events.

Fitness & Sports Center

400 Air Commando Way 575-784-2466

The center features a selectorized equipment room, a free-weight room, racquetball courts, a basketball court, a family room, locker rooms with saunas, a cardio room, a Combat Fit Pad, softball fields and a track. Fitness classes, intramural sports and personal trainers are also available.

Golf Course

105 Olds Drive 575-784-2800

The 18-hole Whispering Winds Golf Course can be enjoyed nearly year-round in the New Mexico climate. The Chip Shot Dining Room, a pro shop and lessons are available.

Outdoor Recreation

106 W St. 575-784-2773

Outdoor Recreation has equipment rentals, family camping, RV storage, a skeet and trap range and the outdoor adventure program. Training and trips are planned for camping, hiking, sightseeing, skiing, mountain biking and more.


Cannon Commissary

Bldg. 77A 575-784-4330

Save an average of 30 percent of your hard-earned dollars when shopping for groceries at the Cannon Commissary. In-store amenities and specialties include an ATM, a deli, a bakery, fresh sandwiches to go, party cakes, sushi and plants.

Cannon Exchange

The Cannon AFB Exchange wants to be your first choice for shopping. It offers a price-match program that guarantees the lowest prices in town. Hours for services outside of the Main Exchange vary so call or visit the website for detailed information.

Main Exchange

Bldg. 77B 575-784-3700

Military Clothing Store 575-784-6630

Exchange Restaurants
Domino’s Pizza 575-784-3033
Starbucks 575-784-8069
Subway 575-784-5778


Barbershop 575-784-9986
Beauty Shop 575-784-3451
GNC 575-784-7182
Optical Shop 575-784-7104
U.S. Patriot Tactical 575-218-7105

Other Facilities

Burger King, Bldg. 1230 575-784-3878
The Cleaners, Bldg. 709 575-784-3723
Express, Bldg. 1111 575-784-3421
Express, Bldg. 4623 575-784-7192
Taco Bell, Bldg. 1111 575-784-9263

Recent Posts


April 24, 2020


April 20, 2020


April 14, 2020

Sports and Recreation

August 27, 2019
Related Posts
Fort Meade WeatherFort Meade Weather
Introduction Welcome to Maryland; home of the US Naval Academy at Annapolis and Fort Meade! As you begin…
The Best Fort Meade SchoolsThe Best Fort Meade Schools
Introduction Moving to a new post has many challenges and you may feel overwhelmed when it comes to…
Best Fort Knox SchoolsBest Fort Knox Schools
Introduction You’ve received your PCS orders to Fort Knox, Kentucky, home of the world famous Fort Knox Bullion…