Community Recreation

Activate your life through recreational fun! MWR's Community Recreation staff is your "concierge" to beautiful, sunny San Diego. We coordinate diverse (and sometimes daring) happenings to help you get the most out of where you live, work and play.

MWR's Community Recreation has the perfect activity and activity level — indoors or outdoors, novice or expert, casual traveler or thrill seeker — for active duty, retired or DoD civilian.

Let our experienced, knowledgeable staff suggest your next adventure or equip you with everything needed for a do-it-yourself agenda. From simple checklist items to bucket-list bonanzas, Community Recreation offers:

  • Information & Resources
  • Trips & Tours
  • Classes & Activities
  • Tickets
  • Special Events
  • Outdoor Equipment Rentals
  • Parks, Picnic Areas & Playgrounds
  • Command Recreation Support

 

Friday, June 21, 2019

9:00AM

National Bring your Dog to Work Day

NAB Community Recreation Center

Saturday, June 22, 2019

10:00AM

Fairy Festival


San Diego Botanic Garden
230 Quail Gardens Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024

Sunday, June 23, 2019

3:00PM

Reading Buddies

NAB Community Recreation Center

Saturday, June 29, 2019

San Onofre Camp 'N Surf Trip


Meet at San Onofre Campgrounds
MCB Camp Pendleton, CA

Monday, July 1, 2019

9:00AM

Pariotic Coloring Contest

Ticket Office (NAB)

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

6:30PM

Wooden Star Painting

NAB Community Recreation Center

Monday, July 8, 2019

9:00AM

Pariotic Coloring Contest

Ticket Office (NAB)

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

5:30PM

Sunset Yoga

6:30PM

Book Club

NAB Community Recreation Center

This event repeats every week on Wednesday

Friday, July 12, 2019

6:30PM

Simba Sleepover

NAB Community Recreation Center

Saturday, July 13, 2019

7:00AM

Six Flags Magic Mountain Trip


Pick up at Silver Strand Youth Center & Admiral Baker Picnic Area

9:00AM

Surf Lessons


Various NBC locations

11:45AM

Dolphin Center Tour


Meet at NBPL, Subase Information War Center, Pier 122

ENDS
8:30AM

Simba Sleepover

NAB Community Recreation Center

Sunday, July 14, 2019

4:00PM

Game On!

Turner Field (NAB)

Monday, July 15, 2019

9:00AM

Pariotic Coloring Contest

Ticket Office (NAB)

Friday, July 19, 2019

6:00PM

Steel Drum Performance

Lowry Theater (NASNI)

Sunday, July 21, 2019

9:00AM

Bike & Bird


Meet at Silver Strand Elementary School

Monday, July 22, 2019

9:00AM

Pariotic Coloring Contest

Ticket Office (NAB)

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

6:30PM

Flip Flop Wreath

NAB Community Recreation Center

 

Thursday, June 20, 2019

5:00PM

Soap-Making, Part 2 (Advanced)

Community Recreation Center (NBPL, Subase)

Saturday, June 22, 2019

10:00AM

Beach Fest

Smuggler's Cove (NBPL, Subase)

Sunday, June 23, 2019

9:00AM

Historical Walking Tour

Community Recreation Center (NBPL, Subase)

Saturday, June 29, 2019

9:00AM

Kayak Tour

Smuggler's Cove (NBPL, Subase)

Thursday, July 4, 2019

2:00PM

Freedom Festival

Point Loma Marina

Sunday, July 7, 2019

9:00AM

NTC Walking Tour

Community Recreation Center (NBPL, Subase)

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

10:00AM

Kids Craft Classes

Community Recreation Center (NBPL, Subase)

Thursday, July 11, 2019

6:00PM

Summer Wreath Class

Community Recreation Center (NBPL, Subase)

Saturday, July 13, 2019

9:00AM

Intro to Kayak

Smuggler's Cove (NBPL, Subase)

Sunday, July 14, 2019

9:00AM

Kayak Tour

Smuggler's Cove (NBPL, Subase)

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

10:00AM

Kids Craft Classes

Community Recreation Center (NBPL, Subase)

6:00PM

Jewelry Making Class (Bracelets)

Community Recreation Center (NBPL, Subase)

Saturday, July 20, 2019

3:00PM

Great Navy Campout at NBPL

Smuggler's Cove (NBPL, Subase)

Sunday, July 21, 2019

ENDS
11:00AM

Great Navy Campout at NBPL

Smuggler's Cove (NBPL, Subase)

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

10:00AM

Kids Craft Classes

Community Recreation Center (NBPL, Subase)

Friday, July 26, 2019

8:00PM

Christmas in July

NBPL, Subase Pool

Saturday, July 27, 2019

11:00AM

Del Mar Racetrack (History of Del Mar)

Community Recreation Center (NBPL, Subase)

Sunday, July 28, 2019

9:00AM

NBPL Historical Walking Tour

Community Recreation Center (NBPL, Subase)

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

10:00AM

Kids Craft Classes

Community Recreation Center (NBPL, Subase)

Friday, August 16, 2019

2:00PM

ROCKIN' BEACH BASH '19

Breakers Beach (NASNI)

 

Friday, June 21, 2019

5:30PM

Dive-In Movie Night, NMCSD

Balboa Athletic Complex Pool (NMCSD)

Saturday, June 22, 2019

3:00PM

Campout Spectacular - Great Navy Campout

Admiral Baker Park

Sunday, June 23, 2019

ENDS
9:00AM

Campout Spectacular - Great Navy Campout

Admiral Baker Park

5:00PM

Sunday Group Dance Classes

Admiral Robinson Recreation Center (NBSD)

This event repeats every week on Sunday

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

5:30PM

Coaster Decorating

Waterfront Community Recreation Center (NBSD)

Saturday, June 29, 2019

10:00AM

SeaWorld Day

SeaWorld San Diego
500 SeaWorld Dr.
San Diego 92109

Sunday, June 30, 2019

2:00PM

Build a Terrarium

Waterfront Community Recreation Center (NBSD)

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

10:00AM

Storytime & Craft

SAY San Diego Military Resource Center
3487 Santo Road
San Diego 92124

Thursday, July 4, 2019

10:00AM

Independence Day Family Cardboard Boat Regatta

Admiral Baker Pool (NBSD)

Saturday, July 6, 2019

10:00AM

The Old Globe-Behind The Curtain Series

Anchors Catering & Conference Center

Saturday, July 13, 2019

10:00AM

The Old Globe-Behind The Curtain Series

Anchors Catering & Conference Center

2:00PM

BINGO

Waterfront Community Recreation Center (NBSD)

Friday, July 19, 2019

5:30PM

Dive-In Movie Night, NMCSD

Balboa Athletic Complex Pool (NMCSD)

Saturday, July 20, 2019

10:00AM

The Old Globe-Behind The Curtain Series

Anchors Catering & Conference Center

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

10:00AM

Bubble Day

Admiral Baker Park

Saturday, July 27, 2019

9:00AM

Snorkeling with Community Recreation

10:00AM

The Old Globe-Behind The Curtain Series

Anchors Catering & Conference Center

Sunday, July 28, 2019

12:30PM

Padres Suite

Petco Park
100 Park Blvd

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

4:00PM

Golf Clinic

Naval Base Golf Performance Center (NBSD)

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

5:30PM

Pie Making

Waterfront Community Recreation Center (NBSD)

 

 

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