Holiday closures round-up for 2019

Defense Commissary Agency
The Kelley Barracks Commissary is extending store hours Dec. 13 in support of the annual AFRICOM Christmas Market, remaining open an additional two hours until 8 p.m.  To further accommodate customer holiday shopping, the Kelley Commissary will be open regular weekday hours of 9:30 a.m.–6 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 21.

The Patch and Panzer commissaries will close at 4 p.m. on Christmas Eve and be closed on Christmas day.

The 6th Annual Military Star “Your Holiday Bill is on Us” sweepstakes is ongoing until  Dec. 31. Every time patrons swipe their Military Star card, they’re automatically entered to win.

Directorate of Emergency Services
Some of the services provided by the USAG Stuttgart Directorate of Emergency Services will be affected by the holidays.

  • IACS: Being a contracted service, the IACS office will only be
    closed on federal holidays and weekends – not affected by German holidays or
    US training holidays.
    Police Department: The long arm of the law never rests. The will be no reduction in police patrols or at the Military Police desk in Bldg. 2949.
    Fire Department: Like law enforcement, the garrison’s firefighters will be on duty at normal strength for fire response or fire control dispatch.
  • Physical Security: This service is closed on U.S. federal holidays.
  • Vehicle Registration will close at 2 p.m. on Dec. 20, and will be closed Dec. 24–26, Dec. 30–Jan. 1. On Dec. 27, Jan. 2, 3 and 6, registration will be by appointment only.

Driver Training And Testing Office
The Driver Training And Testing Office will be open with reduced service on Dec. 23, 24, 26, 27, 31 and Jan. 6; there will be no classes on Dec. 24, 27 and 31. It will be closed on Christmas and New Year’s Day.

Directorate of Human Resources
From Dec. 23 to Jan. 3, the Civilian Personnel Facility, also known as in-processing, will have reduced hours, closing at 4 p.m. instead of 4:30 p.m. It will be closed Dec. 24, 25 and Jan. 1. Also closed on Dec. 24 will be the Army Personnel Service Branch and the Passport Office. Those offices will work half-days, closing at noon, Dec. 27 and 31.

Army Substance Abuse Program will be closed on Christmas and New Year’s Day.

All of the following Exchange services will be closed on Christmas and New Year’s Day, except the Patch Express, which will be open 9 a.m.–9 p.m.

  • The Patch Express and gas station* will be open Dec. 24 and 31, 6 a.m.–6 p.m.
    •The Kelley Express and gas station will be open noon–5 p.m. on Dec. 24 and 26, and 9 a.m.–6 p.m. on New Year’s Eve.
  • Robinson Barracks Furniture Store will be open noon–5 p.m. on Dec. 24, 12–7 p.m. Dec. 26, and 12–5 p.m. on New Year’s Eve.
  • The Reel Time Theater will be open 6–9 p.m., Dec. 24, 5–11 p.m., Dec 26, and 5-7 p.m. Dec. 31.
  • The Patch Food Court will have the following hours: Burger King, 8 a.m.–4 p.m., Dec. 24, 7 a.m.–8 p.m. Dec. 26, and 10:30 a.m.–4 p.m., Dec. 31; Taco Bell and Subway will be open 10:30 a.m.–4 p.m., Dec. 24 and 31, and 10:30 a.m.–4 p.m. Dec. 26; Sehne Bakery will be open 6:30 a.m.–4 p.m. Dec. 24 and 31, closed on Dec. 26.
  • The Panzer Exchange will be open for last-minute shopping, 10 a.m.–5 p.m., Christmas and New Year’s Eves, and 10 a.m.–8 p.m., Dec. 26. Many of the mall concessions will be open at their regular times, closing a little earlier than regular on Dec. 24 and 31.
  • The Panzer Express will be open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Dec. 24, but Military Clothing Sales will be closed; the Express and MCS will be open 7 a.m.–7 p.m., Dec. 26, and 10 a.m.–5 p.m., Dec. 31.
  • In the Panzer Food Court, Sehne Bakery will be closed on Dec. 26 while Starbucks will be open 7 a.m.–7 p.m that day, otherwise both will be open Dec. 24 and 31, 7 a.m.–4 p.m.; Burger King will be open 7 a.m.–5 p.m. Dec. 24 and 31, and 7 a.m.–8 p.m. Dec. 26; Pizza Hut, Popeye’s and Charley’s will be open 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Dec. 24 and 31, and 10:30 a.m.–7 p.m. Dec. 26.
  • Car Care will have retail service only, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., Dec. 24 and 26, and all services Dec. 31, 7 a.m.–5 p.m., Dec. 31.


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The BASOPS Maintenance Directorate, 405th Army Field Support Brigade Europe and Africa, note the Vehicle Inspection Station on Panzer Kaserne and the Customer Service Team- Stuttgartwill be closed from Dec. 24–26, and Dec. 31–Jan. 1. For more information, call 475-6120.