Annual Alcon Company Picnic – September 13th

Dear Alcon retirees,

Alcon is inviting Alcon retirees and immediate family members to the annual company picnic at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington on Friday, September 13th, from 6 to 11 p.m.   The park will be open exclusively for Alcon and rides, games, and food will be included.

Retirees may purchase tickets for $47.00 + tax ($50.76) per person.    Each ticket includes admission to the park (valid Sept 13), meal voucher, and Holiday in the Park ticket (valid one day from Nov 23 – Dec 31).    Free parking on September 13th is included (separate parking tickets for this night will not be issued).     Please use the link below to order tickets and follow the instructions shown.

Order Alcon Picnic Tickets

The deadline date to order tickets is September 11th.     You may contact Michelle Rivera at Alcon with any questions —  or 817-551-4741.

The event promises to be a fun evening and enjoyable time for all — look forward to seeing you at Six Flags !

** Please note:   2019 season passes cannot be used for the Alcon company picnic.    The night of the picnic, you will be able to buy 2020 Six Flags season passes at the price of $34.99 each, plus tax.



2019 ARA Luncheon Dates


Dear ARA Members,

The 2019 dates for our quarterly luncheons and the Christmas Lupper on the Alcon Fort Worth campus have now been confirmed.    Please mark your calendars and save the dates — they are all Mondays.

Quarterly luncheons >  September 9th  (new date)

Annual Christmas Lupper >  December 2nd

You may watch for announcements of the meeting details for each event here on the website, as well as via emails to ARA members with this information as reminders.

We look forward to seeing members and guests at these 2019 luncheons.    It’s a wonderful way for us all to stay in touch.    Also, please take a look at the latest newsletter posted in the Members section – log-in and go to the Newsletter tab.


ARA Website Information

To access the ARA Members section, you will need an email address and password. Please use your email address that you have previously provided for the ARA roster and the initial password is your respective zip code. Once logged-in, you will have the opportunity to change the password.

We welcome your feedback. Send us an email — if you click Contact at the upper right of the home page, our respective email addresses can be found.

[Important: We have a large number of ARA members for whom we do not have an email address. Thus, if you are unable to sign-in to the member section as instructed above, this mostly likely means we need your email address to record in the database before you can access this section of the website. In this case, please send your name and email address to Brad Kling at ‘’. Many thanks!]

New Alcon retirees ready to join ARA – please proceed to click on the link “Sign Up Today” and fill-in the requested information. Your registration will be reviewed and acknowledged shortly.