Welcome to the Joint Base McGuire Dix-Lakehurst Special Events page. Here you will find information about major events hosted by JB MDL for the community.


2014 Independence Day Open House


JB MDL is set to open its doors to the community July 4, 2014 for an Independence Day celebration.

The free event held at Doughboy Field is still scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. tonight and will include fireworks, live music, refreshment vendors, bounce houses and face painting. 

General Event Information

Beast of the East Mud Run


The Beast of the East Mud Run returns to JB MDL, Saturday, September 13, 2014, from 6:30 a.m. until noon.  

This FSS event is open to both military and civilian runners from across the nation.  Stay tuned-in to this website--we'll post changes and updates here as they become available!

General Event Information

  • Schedule of Events
  • Directions and parking
  • Frequently asked questions