Event dining on the Battleship New Jersey

 

The Battleship New Jersey hosts many private and public events on the ship.
Check out what public events are coming up on our calendar.

May
28
Sun
Fire the Gun to Celebrate Waterfront Day, Sunday, May 28 @ Battleship New Jersey
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Fire the Gun to Celebrate Waterfront Day, Sunday, May 28 @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

To celebrate Waterfront Day on Sunday, May 28, the Battleship will allow guests touring the ship that day to fire the saluting gun every hour from 10am to 5pm.  Guests can enter to fire the gun at the Ticket Office of the Battleship.

The Battleship will join other attractions along both sides of the River on May 28 to celebrate the Waterfront!  For more information on activities, visit https://www.spiritcruises.com/philadelphia/cruises/specialty/waterfront-day

The day will conclude with a fireworks show over the River at dusk.  Guests can come aboard the Battleship to watch the fireworks for a $10 donation.  The Battleship will have music, food and bar concessions for the fireworks show.  The ship will open at 7pm for fireworks on May 28,

Watch the Fireworks Aboard the Battleship, Sunday, May 28 @ Battleship New Jersey
May 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Watch the Fireworks Aboard the Battleship, Sunday, May 28 @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Experience the fireworks show over the Delaware River on Sunday night, May 28 from the most unique location — the deck of the Battleship New Jersey!

Just a $10 donation will get you aboard for the best view of the fireworks.  We’ll also have music, food concessions and bar service on the forecastle (forward deck).

The ship will open for guests at 7pm.  Fireworks are planned to begin at dusk.

Jun
30
Fri
Watch the Fireworks Aboard the Battleship, Friday, June 30th @ Battleship New Jersey
Jun 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Watch the Fireworks Aboard the Battleship, Friday, June 30th @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Experience the fireworks show over the Delaware River on Friday night, June 30th from the most unique location — the deck of the Battleship New Jersey!

Just a $10 donation will get you aboard for the best view of the fireworks.  We’ll also have music, food concessions and bar service on the forecastle (forward deck).

The ship will open for guests at 7pm.  Fireworks are planned to begin at dusk.

Jul
1
Sat
Watch the Fireworks Aboard the Battleship, Saturday, July 1st @ Battleship New Jersey
Jul 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Watch the Fireworks Aboard the Battleship, Saturday, July 1st @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Experience the fireworks show over the Delaware River on Saturday night, July 1st from the most unique location — the deck of the Battleship New Jersey!

Just a $10 donation will get you aboard for the best view of the fireworks.  We’ll also have music, food concessions and bar service on the forecastle (forward deck).

The ship will open for guests at 7pm.  Fireworks are planned to begin at dusk.

Jul
4
Tue
Watch the Fireworks Aboard the Battleship, Tuesday, July 4th @ Battleship New Jersey
Jul 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Watch the Fireworks Aboard the Battleship, Tuesday, July 4th @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Experience the fireworks show over the Delaware River on Tuesday night, July 4th from the most unique location — the deck of the Battleship New Jersey!

Just a $10 donation will get you aboard for the best view of the fireworks.  We’ll also have music, food concessions and bar service on the forecastle (forward deck).

The ship will open for guests at 7pm.  Fireworks are planned to begin at dusk.

No chairs are allowed to be brought aboard the Battleship. Guests can either stand or bring a blanket and sit on the deck.  Also, there are no tours as part of the fireworks shows.  Library pass tickets are not accepted for fireworks.

Sep
3
Sun
Fireworks: Labor Day Weekend on the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey
Sep 3 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Fireworks: Labor Day Weekend on the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Watch the Labor Day Weekend Fireworks on Sunday night, September 3, from the deck of the Battleship New Jersey!

We’ll have music, food concessions, bar service, face painting for the kids and the amazing view of the fireworks at dusk.  The Battleship will open at 7pm.  Just a $10 donation per person gets you aboard.  All proceeds go to the on-going restoration of our nation’s most decorated battleship, now a museum and memorial on the Camden Waterfront!

For tickets, visit www.battleshipnewjersey.org or call 866-877-6262 ext. 108 or stop by the Ticket Office any day between 9:30am and 5pm or before the fireworks begin on Sept. 3.

Dec
8
Fri
Army vs. Navy in Tug-of-War Competition at the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey
Dec 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Army vs. Navy in Tug-of-War Competition at the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Cadets from Army will face off with students from the Midshipmen from Navy during a Tug-of-War competition on the pier of the Battleship New Jersey on Friday, Dec. 8 at 3pm.  Guests are welcome to attend the competition for free on the pier.

The Tug-of-War is part of the annual Patriot Games — a two-day, five-event competition between teams of Cadets and the Midshipmen that take place in various Philadelphia landmarks.  Other events scheduled are a Rocky Relay, December 8 at 8:30am at the Philadelphia Museum of Art; the Leadership Reaction Course at the National Constitution Center at 10 AM, the Pull-Up Challenge, December 8 at noon at The Shops at Liberty Place; and the finale on Saturday, with the Stadium Obstacle Relay, December 9 at 1:15pm at Lincoln Financial Field.

The Patriot Games lead up to the annual Army vs Navy football game on Saturday, Dec. 9 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.

Past Tug-of-Wars at the Battleship also featured both academies’ bands, spirit squads, mascots and even an Army tank!

Dec
31
Sun
Watch New Year’s Eve Fireworks from the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey
Dec 31 2017 @ 6:00 pm – Jan 1 2018 @ 1:00 am
Watch New Year's Eve Fireworks from the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

The Battleship will open her decks on New Year’s Eve for guests to watch the 6pm or Midnight Fireworks shows over the Delaware River.  We’ll have music, food concessions and bar service. We open her decks two hours before each show – 4pm for the 6pm fireworks show and 10pm for the midnight show.  Come aboard for just a $10 donation per person.  All proceeds go to the on-going restoration of the Battleship, a non-profit museum and memorial.

Fire the 5-inch gun at the conclusion of the 6pm and Midnight Fireworks! We’ll offer chances for guests to pull the trigger and fire this historic gun on New Year’s Eve!

Tickets are available by calling 866-877-6262 ext. 108, or at the Battleship’s Ticket Office, open every day from 9:30am to 3pm, except Christmas Day, and prior to both the 6pm and Midnight shows on New Year’s Eve.

Both New Year’s Eve fireworks shows are free to Battleship Members.

Tickets for 6 PM Show

Tickets for Midnight Show

Apr
22
Sun
Camden Public Service Tours and Lunch @ Battleship New Jersey
Apr 22 all-day
Camden Public Service Tours and Lunch @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Camden Fire, Police and EMT personnel and their families can enjoy a complimentary tour of the Battleship from 9:30am to 3pm on Sunday, April 22. We’ll also offer a lunch on the fantail for Camden public service personnel from noon to 3pm. Lunch is possible through contributions by Andreotti’s Catering, Dietz & Watson and Pepsi.

May
26
Sat
Memorial Day Weekend Fireworks from the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey
May 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Memorial Day Weekend Fireworks from the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Experience the amazing view of the Memorial Day Weekend fireworks over the Delaware River on Saturday, May 26 from the deck of the Battleship New Jersey!

For just a $10 donation per person, guests can come aboard the forecastle (forward deck) beginning at 7pm. We’ll have face painting for the kids, snacks for purchase and a beer, wine and soda cash bar. Enjoy the amazing fireworks over the river at approximately 9pm.

Get Tickets Here or call 866-877-6262 ext 108 or you can buy them at the Ticket Office prior to the fireworks show on May 26 or during tour hours every day from 9:30am to 5pm.

Jun
30
Sat
Watch Fireworks on June 30 from the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey
Jun 30 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Watch Fireworks on June 30 from the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Watch the fireworks show, presented by Philadelphia Welcomes America, over the Delaware River from the deck of the Battleship!  We’ll also have live music, face painting for the kids, food concessions and a cash bar for adults.

Tickets are only a $10 donation per person and proceeds go to the on-going restoration of the Battleship, a non-profit museum and memorial.

The Battleship will open her decks at 7pm.  The fireworks shows are projected to begin at 9:30pm.

Parking for fireworks will be available in the Camden Waterfront Parking Garage.

Tickets Available Here or by calling 856-966-1652 x108 or at the Battleship Ticket Office, open every day from 9:30am to 5pm, as well as before the fireworks show.

Jul
4
Wed
Watch the July 4th Fireworks Aboard the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey
Jul 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Watch the July 4th Fireworks Aboard the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Watch the Independence Day fireworks show, presented by Camden County, from the deck of the Battleship!  We’ll also have live music, face painting for the kids, food concessions, a cash bar for adults and the chance for someone to fire the saluting gun at the conclusion of the fireworks tonight!

Tickets are only a $10 donation per person and proceeds go to the on-going restoration of the Battleship, a non-profit museum and memorial.

The Battleship will open her decks at 7pm.  The fireworks shows are projected to begin at 9:30pm.

Get Tickets Here or by calling 856-966-1652 x108 or at the Battleship Ticket Office before the fireworks show.

Please note: This is a standing-only event. Chairs will not be set up and no chairs are permitted to be brought aboard for the fireworks show. Guests can bring blankets to sit on the deck.

Sep
1
Sat
Watch the Fireworks on Sept. 1 from the Deck of the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey
Sep 1 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Watch the Fireworks on Sept. 1 from the Deck of the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Experience the unique view of the fireworks show on the evening of Saturday, September 1, from the deck of the Battleship New Jersey!

We’ll have face painting for the kids, bar service for adults, music food concessions and even take a chance to fire the Saluting Gun at the end of the show! Just a $10 donation, which goes to the on-going preservation of the Battleship, a non-profit museum and memorial, gets you aboard!

Battleship Members can enjoy complimentary admission to the fireworks show on Sept. 1 Just show your Membership card at our Ticket Office.

Tickets are available at www.battleshipnewjersey.org or by calling 866-877-6262 ext 108 or at the Battleship Ticket Office daily from 9:30am to 5pm and before the fireworks on Sept. 1 until 9pm. The Battleship will open her deck at 7pm. The fireworks should begin at approximately 9:30pm.

Oct
20
Sat
Girls Only Overnight Encampment in October @ Battleship New Jersey
Oct 20 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm
Girls Only Overnight Encampment in October @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

This night, the girls are in charge!

Your Girl Scout troop is invited to a spend a fun, educational and totally cool night aboard the Battleship New Jersey!  Our award-winning overnight encampment program features dinner and breakfast served from the chowline, a guided tour of the Battleship, and the opportunity to sleep in the bunks that the crew of the USS New Jersey once did!

Plus, girls can participate in a USO-style show, complete with performers and learn about how women helped build the Battleship during WWII.  Girl Scouts will also get a “Women Serving Our Nation” patch!

Girls Only Nights are scheduled for Saturday, October 20, 2018 and Saturday, May 18, 2019.

The Battleship’s Girls Only Night is $69 per person.  To reserve your bunks, call 866-877-6262 ext. 203.

May
18
Sat
Girls Only Overnight Encampment in May
May 18 @ 5:00 pm – May 19 @ 12:00 pm
Girls Only Overnight Encampment in May @ Camden | New Jersey | United States

This night, the girls are in charge!

Your Girl Scout troop is invited to a spend a fun, educational and totally cool night aboard the Battleship New Jersey!  Our award-winning overnight encampment program features dinner and breakfast served from the chowline, a guided tour of the Battleship, and the opportunity to sleep in the bunks that the crew of the USS New Jersey once did!

Plus, girls can participate in a USO-style show, complete with performers and learn about how women helped build the Battleship during WWII.  Girl Scouts will also get a “Women Serving Our Nation” patch!

Girls Only Nights are scheduled for Saturday, October 20, 2018 and Saturday, May 18, 2019.

The Battleship’s Girls Only Night is $69 per person.  To reserve your bunks, call 866-877-6262 ext. 203.