About MWR

Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) for Naval Station Mayport in Jacksonville, FL provides a variety of programs and activities for the local community. More information about our programs can be found at www.navymwrmayport.com, on www.facebook.com/mwrmayport, on our app, or by calling 904-270-5228.

Weekly Events

Mondays: Monday Night Football & Wings. 8 – 11 p.m. at the Beacon. Enjoy Monday Night Football on our 20ft screen! Grab a beverage at Loggerheads Pub and join us in the Tortuga Room for FREE wings every Monday starting at 8pm at the Beacon. Monday Night Football & Wings is open to all hands 18+ and Loggerheads is open to all hands 21+. Get ready to have a good time!

Tuesdays: Sewing Machine Basics. 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Get to know your sewing machine and what it can do for you. Students can bring their own machine (must provide all accessories and manual) or the instructor will provide one. Space is limited to 2 people per 50-minute class and is only $15. Sign up at Tickets and Travel two days prior to class!

Wednesdays: Military Appreciation Bowling Special. 10:30 a.m. – 10 p.m. Every Wednesday at Mayport Bowling Center is “Military Appreciation Day.” Military and family members can enjoy $1 games and $1 shoe rental all day, as well as $1 hot dogs and $1 fountain drinks from 10:30 am-5 pm.

Thursdays: Thursday Night Football & Wings. 8 – 11 p.m. at the Beacon. Enjoy Thursday Night Football on our 20ft screen! Grab a beverage at Loggerheads Pub and join us in the Tortuga Room for FREE wings every Thursday starting at 8pm at the Beacon. Thursday Night Football is open to all hands 18+ and Loggerheads is open to all hands 21+. Get ready to have a good time!

Thursdays: CPO Family Night. 4 – 7 p.m. at the CPO Club. Make it a family night at the CPO Club! Join us every Thursday from 4pm – 7pm for a kid-friendly menu and lots of activities. It’s fun for everyone! NOTE: The CPO Club will be closed December 17-January 3.

Fridays: Mayport Movies. 6 p.m. at the Beacon. Pop some popcorn, ad bring the family out to the Beacon! Mayport Movies shows great movies every Friday on our 20 ft. screen for FREE!

Jan. 18: Zootopia (PG)

Jan. 25: Ferdinand (PG)

Saturdays: Mayport Movies. 8 p.m. at the Beacon. Grab a friend to watch a thrilling movie on our 20 ft. screen for FREE!

Jan. 19: Halloween (R)

Jan. 26: First Man (PG-13)

Sundays: Sunday Funday Bowling Special. 1-7 p.m. Make the weekend last as long as possible with Sunday Funday at the Bowling Center! The fun starts at 1pm and lasts until 7pm with $2 games, $2 shoes and $1 soft drinks. Open to all hands, so bring your friends

Events

Jan. 19: Paintball. Have fun playing paintball the Liberty Center. No gear? No problem! Rent all your equipment for $15 and make sure to bring extra cash for Paintballs. The van departs the Liberty Center at 9:00 a.m. Transportation is free. Stop by or call the Liberty Center to reserve your spot by the Thursday before the trip. Open to all hands, 18 years and older.

Jan. 22: Sewing Machine Basics. 9 a.m., 10 a.m., and 6 p.m. Get to know your sewing machine and what it can do for you. Students can bring their own machine (must provide all accessories and manual) or the instructor will provide one. Space is limited to 2 people per 50-minute class and is only $15. Sign up at Tickets and Travel two days prior to class!

Jan. 22: Swim Stroke Training. Tuesdays from 6-7 a.m. and Thursdays from 4:30-5:30p.m. Open to Active Duty only. Solid swim stroke training helps improve overall swim performance. Whether you’re swimming for fun or fitness, stroke improvement should be a key part of your plan. Register at the Natatorium by January 21. This is a FREE event.

Jan. 24: Valentine Mini Cross Stitch. 9-11 a.m. and 6-8 p.m. for $24. Sign up by January 22 at Tickets and Travel.

Feb. 3: Saratoga Classic Half Marathon & Super Sara 5K. 7am-12pm on Naval Station Mayport. In honor of USS Saratoga (CV-60), Naval Station Mayport’s first aircraft carrier, MWR Mayport will be hosting the inaugural Saratoga Classic Half Marathon & Super Sara 5K on February 3, 2019. This event will be open to the public, bringing the Jacksonville and military communities together while providing a truly unique experience for all. The Half Marathon will begin onboard Naval Station Mayport and then continue out the Main Gate towards HWY 116. The run will continue onto HWY 116 across the Wonderwood Bridge and then loop back to the base where runners will finish next to some of the Navy’s finest ships. Race registration is now open! Prices will increase incrementally until the final registration date of January 31, 2019. Learn more at: www.NavyMWRMayport.com/SaratogaClassic

Feb. 16: Bridal Show. 1 – 4 p.m. at Ocean Breeze. Let MWR help you plan your special day! Save the date for the Mayport Bridal Expo, February 16! Meet with vendors, Make-up artists, & more!

PROGRAMS

Auto Skills Center

The Auto Skills Center can perform routine maintenance on your vehicle and we offer equipment and space for the do-it-yourself (DIY) customer. Our Safety Class is a one-time class required for our DIY customers and are held on Tuesdays – Fridays at 3 p.m. and Saturdays at 10:30 a.m.

Outdoor Adventures

Whether you’re an avid outdoors lover, complete novice, or somewhere in between, Outdoor Adventures has what you need to enjoy the great outdoors. We offer outdoor and party gear rental, clinics and classes to help you enjoy the area. Get outside with our rental camping gear, including Jon boats, boogie boards, canoes, kayaks, tents, fishing gear, campers, sleeping bags and more! We also supply party rentals including tables, chairs, BBQ grills, bouncy houses, coolers, canopies and more; available for your next party whether it be a retirement, reenlistment, hail and farewell or child’s birthday. 

Tickets and Travel

The Tickets and Travel Office offers discounted tickets to many attractions in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina and Tennessee. We also feature discounted hotel reservations, cruise bookings and affordable Disney merchandise. Tickets and Travel has two locations. Our main office is on Naval Station Mayport and the Annex is in the Commissary parking lot. Currently, we are selling Monster Jam, Jacksonville Symphony, Daytona 500 tickets and more!

Beachside Bingo

Test your luck at Beachside Bingo! We offer Bingo Nights, Lunchtime Bingo, monthly Bingo Specials and Summer Family Bingo. Lunchtime Bingo is on Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. and packs only cost $15. Night Bingo runs Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 6:30 p.m. Our Bingo Specials feature double payouts. No matter who you are, we have a program for you!

Bowling Center

There is always something fun going on at the Bowling Center. Wednesday is $1 Military Appreciation where games, shoes are $1 all day and hot dogs and sodas are $1 until 5pm. Friday and Saturday night is Xtreme Red Pin Bowling from 8-11 p.m. where every game is just $3.50 and if you strike when the head pin is red you win a free game of bowling for your next visit. Sunday Funday is every Sunday with $2 games, $2 shoes and $1 soft drinks all day long. We have fall leagues starting in September! Visit our website navymwrmayport.com to learn more!

Recycling

Don’t know where to throw away all those moving boxes? What about your old car battery? Bring your recyclable materials to The Recycling Center at building 412 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Windy Harbor Golf Club

The Windy Harbor Golf Club is an 18-hole, par 72 golf course located on Naval Station Mayport, which includes a driving range and practice green. Our weekly specials include Avoid the Crawl on weekdays starting at 3pm which includes 9-holes of golf and a cart for only $11. Monday and Tuesday enjoy All Play where 18-holes and a cart is only $25. Wednesday is Military Appreciation Day where the military community can enjoy 18-holes and a cart for only $20. Thursday between 10:28am and 11:53am you can Fill the Void and play 18-holes and get a cart for only $22.