Catering and Conference Center

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Located adjacent to the Anacostia River in the historic Washington Navy Yard, the MWR Catering and Conference Center is the perfect facility to plan your next event. If you are planning the holiday office party, a conference, or even wedding reception, the professionals at the Catering and Conference Center have the experience and expertise to make your next event a success.

The Catering and Conference can fulfill your needs with rooms that will hold 30 to 600 people for various functions. If you need a sit down dinner with buffet service, a small or large meeting, reception, office party, etc., our rooms offer what you require. The Grand Ballroom is the entire Conference Center, which works for large receptions and meetings. The Grand Ballroom can then be broken down into our five smaller indoor rooms, for a variety of meetings and receptions for a smaller number of guests. In addition to our indoor ballrooms, the Catering and Conference Center has recently added a new outdoor patio. Weather permitting; this outdoor venue features beautiful views of the Anacostia River, an outdoor gazebo, and plenty of seating for your function.

Need your next conference to stand out? The Catering and Conference Center can make your conference a success. If you need the Grand Ballroom for large events such as a lunch reception with speaker or smaller rooms for seminars and round tables, the space can be configured to you conference. Need equipment for presentations? The Catering and Conference Center has audiovisual equipment for any of you conference needs. Whether your conference is large or small, the staff can make sure it is a success. Do not forget, our staff can also work to plan your conference menus from breakfast to evening receptions, a variety of menus are available for you and your attendees.

If you are looking to make your next office party or reception a success, the staff can work with you to make sure your needs are met. From deciding which room will work best, to creating a menu that is sure to please you and your guests, the Catering and Conference Center is here to make your experience memorable. 

To sponsor an event at the Catering and Conference Center you have to be an active federal employee or any status military.

With its central location right here on the Washington Navy Yard, the MWR Catering and Conference Center is the perfect choice for your next event. Our staff are dedicated to making sure your needs are exceeded. To plan your next event or for more information, call the Catering and Conference Center staff at (202) 433-3041 or 202-433-4312.


Thursday, May 31, 2018


Spring Lunch Walks

Washington Navy Yard Fitness Center

This event repeats every week on Thursday