The iconic Thursday Pasta Dinner and Friday Breakfast is open to all family members and supporters. Enjoy meeting your recruit's infamous Company Commanders and connect with other families. Both meals are served by the Coast Guard Auxiliary on-base at the Harbor View Club.
Prices for the pasta dinner are $14 per adult, $7 for children between 6 and 12, and free for kids under 6. Friday's breakfast is $7 per person and kids under 6 are free. Both cash and cards are accepted as payment at the door.
You can also purchase your recruit's company flag to show your support during graduation. This is a copy of the flag your recruit has been carrying during boot camp will be a great memento of the challenges overcome during their time at Cape May.
The dinner starts at 5:30 pm and in located on-base at the Harbor View. Although dinner ends at 7 pm, many families grab a drinks afterward at the bar. It's a great way to connect with the parents of your recruit's friends.
The breakfast starts at 8:30 am and ends roughly at 10 am. It is also at the Harbor View.
After breakfast you have plenty of time to visit and shop at the Exchange prior to the family briefing at Ida Lewis. See Full Graduation Schedule.