the Commons at Hanscom AFB

The Minuteman Commons strives to be the center of the Hanscom community. From live music & "First Friday" parties in The Tavern to function space & catering to massage therapy and more, you'll find it at the Commons!

NOTE: Online function room reservations are not currently available, please contact the Commons for all reservation requests. Please remove the online reservation app from your bookmarked pages. If you have made an online room reservation for a function within the past 3 months, please call the Commons to verify your reservation. We should have a new and improved system up and running soon. Until then, please make all reservations by calling the Commons at 781-225-6501

Contact Info
Il Forno catering
The Tavern at Hanscom AFB

The Tavern is open Wednesday through Friday at 4 p.m.
Private parties can reserve The Tavern during non-operational hours.

Dueling Pianos 2015  

Dueling Pianos | March 6 at 5:30 p.m.

176 Keys Fun Pianos presents Dueling Pianos at The Tavern on Friday, March 6 at 5:30 p.m. Enjoy a high energy, interactive music experience that will have you clapping, dancing, and singing throughout the evening!

Cost is $20 for club members and $25 for non-club members. Cost includes heavy appetizers. The Dueling Pianos ticket includes First Friday's wine tasting for patrons ages 21+.

Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Commons and at Tickets & Tours. Limited tickets will be available at the door. This is an ages 18+ event.

Questions? Call the Commons at (781) 225-6501 or Tickets & Tours at (781) 225-6505.

No federal endorsement of advertiser intended.

Game Night  

Game Night at The Tavern | Thursdays at 6 p.m.

Bring your friends to play Bunco, Texas Hold'em, cribbage, pool, board games, darts, shuffleboard and more!

First Friday  

"First" Friday | Celebrate "First" Friday at The Tavern, February 13!

Due to an event booked in the Tavern, First Friday will be celebrated on the second friday of February.

Featuring $5 chocolate raspberry chocolate martinis. Heavy appetizers included.

Doors open at 4 p.m.

Il Forno Catering Menu
To make a reservation, please call 781-225-6501 or email

Commons Floor Plans

Room Selection and Set Up

Want to reserve a room at the Commons, but not sure which one will best suit your needs? Check out our room selection guide- view set up options for the Ballroom, Musket and Heritage rooms (please see Commons staff for options in The Tavern and Den.)

The Tavern
the Den
set up fees

*Minuteman Commons reservations are available only to Hanscom Base ID cardholders, including active duty, reservists, DoD civilians, NAF employees, base contractors, retirees and authorized family members.

Interested in our Preferred Caterer?
Browse through Il Forno's catering menuLunch Kiosk| Questions about catering? 978-870-0487



Retail kiosk available for rent

The kiosk measures 6x2.5 feet at the base and stands over 7 feet tall.

Rent it for just
• $10/day
• $50/week (Monday to Saturday)

Call (781) 225-6501 or stop by our front desk for more information.


Community Bingo February 25

Community Bingo | Wednesday, February 25

Early Bird Specials at 6:15 p.m.
Games start at 6:30 p.m.

Entry fee: members $20, nonmembers $25

Each player will get 10 regular games and 4 specials.
Progressive jackpot of $500 in a designated number or less, consolation prize is $150.

Must be 21 and over to participate.
For more information, contact the Commons
at (781)225-6501.


Massage Therapy
Located at Hanscom Inn: stop by the Minuteman Commons to check-in

All massages take place in the comfort of our private massage room.
Purchase sessions of 30 min ($35), 60 min ($55) or 90 min ($75). Gift certificates are available.

Benefits of Bodywork: helps emotional, mental & physical well-being
increases range of motion & flexibility | increases athletic performance | releases tension in muscles
stimulates organs & glands, increasing circulation | decreases physical discomfort & stiffness
Contact the Minuteman Commons for more information about massage therapy. (781) 225-6501

Olympia Fournarakis | MA Licensed & Nationally Certified Massage Therapist
Hours: Monday - Sunday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

phone: (617) 633-0575

Massage Offered: Swedish Relaxation, Pre-natal Massage, Deep Tissue, Neuromuscular/Trigger Point Therapy, Ace & Slipstream Massage Cupping Therapy, Myofascial Release Therapy


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The club membership is alive and well with member discounts at the majority of Force Support Squadron activities, to include Fourth Cliff, Auto Skills and Outdoor Recreation. 

Questions about Membership? call: (781) 225-6504

Membership rates are as follows:
• E1 through E4, $2
• all other ranks, civilians & retirees, $5
• widows & honorary members, waived

Want to join? Register online, call (781) 225-6504 or stop by our front desk for details.
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