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.

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.

Sep
23
Sat
Rock the Boat Music Fest on the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Rock the Boat Music Fest on the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Rock out on the Battleship with bands on the ship’s fantail (tented rear deck) throughout the day on Saturday, Sept. 23.

Bands scheduled to perform are Aftershock, Glowin Green, Sara James & the Hess Brothers, Rock University, Stone Groove, Mantis, South 47 and more!  We’ll also have food concessions and bar service for adults!  The event will being at 10am and run throughout the day to 10pm.

Tickets are just $25 per person and proceeds will go to the Sara James Music Foundation and the Battleship, a non-profit museum and memorial.  Guests attending the Rock the Boat tickets can also experience a Fire Power self-guided tour of the Battleship for just $10 per person.  Tour tickets will be available for purchase on the fantail during the show.

For tickets, visit www.battleshipnewjersey.org or call 866-877-6262 ext. 108 or buy at the Battleship’s Ticket Office any day during tour hours and throughout the day on Sept. 23.

Dec
7
Thu
Pearl Harbor Day Fly-Over and Wreath Ceremony @ Battleship New Jersey
Dec 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Pearl Harbor Day Fly-Over and Wreath Ceremony @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

The Battleship New Jersey will remember the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor with a T-6 Texan Trainer propeller planes fly over, followed by the casting of a memorial wreath upon the Delaware River and the playing of TAPS.  The fly-over, weather permitting, will take place at 9am and the wreath casting and TAPS will take place on the forecastle (forward deck).  All guests are invited on the forecastle to attend.

To see the T-6 Texan plane, check out this video:  https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=utube+texan+flight+reading+air+show&view=detail&mid=6B8BB1DC616FEA79DEB26B8BB1DC616FEA79DEB2&FORM=VIRE

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
20
Fri
Star Party Aboard the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Star Party Aboard the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States
The Battleship New Jersey will participate in the annual Philadelphia Science Festival’s Citywide Star Party on Friday evening, April 20.  The ship’s forecastle (forward deck) will open at 7pm for guests to check out the skies above with a professional astronomer. Past years, guests got to see Saturn, Jupiter and an array of stars through telescopes.
  We’ll offer some snacks and beverages for guests to purchase during this free event!
  Free parking is available along Clinton St., which is on the access road that runs behind the BB&T Pavilion.
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.

Aug
11
Sat
WWII Victory Day on the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey
Aug 11 all-day
WWII Victory Day on the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Come celebrate victory in World War II aboard the Battleship!  Guests touring the ship will meet WWII re-enactors, check out WWII artifacts and even enjoy 1940s-era music over the pier’s PA.  All WWII activities are free when you purchase a tour of the Battleship.

Enjoy a BBQ and Dance as we celebrate victory on the fantail (tented deck). A delicious BBQ lunch with all the fixins, cash bar and a Sinatra performance by Steve Ritrovato. Lunch tickets are $30 for adults and $24 for kids 16 and under.

For tickets to the WWII Victory BBQ Lunch and Dance, call 866-877-6262 ext 108 or get Tickets online.

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.

Mar
15
Fri
Wear Green this Weekend for St. Patrick’s Day and Get 20% off a Tour @ Battleship New Jersey
Mar 15 @ 9:30 am – Mar 17 @ 3:00 pm
Wear Green this Weekend for St. Patrick's Day and Get 20% off a Tour @ Battleship New Jersey

Erin go Bragh, Ship mate! Wear your green this weekend for St. Patrick’s Day and get 20% off a Fire Power tour of the Battleship New Jersey Offer good Friday, Mar. 15 thru Sun., Mar. 17 from 9:30am to 3pm.

Aug
10
Sat
WWII Victory Day on the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey
Aug 10 all-day
WWII Victory Day on the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Activities

Come celebrate victory in World War II aboard the Battleship New Jersey!  Guests touring the ship will meet WWII re-enactors, check out WWII artifacts and even enjoy 1940’s-era music as we celebrate on the Fantail.  All WWII activities are free when you purchase a tour of the Battleship.

Watch the Battleship‘s Quad 40 gun & 5-inch gun “defend” the Big J from an attack by “Tora 101″ WWII planes, replicas of the Japanese Zero, at 11:30am on Saturday, Aug. 10. All part of the ship’s WWII Victory Day! Free to experience with the purchase of a tour or BBQ lunch

Lunch

Lunch tickets are $30.00 adults/ $24.00 for children 16 and under/ $20.00 BB62 Member.

Enjoy a delicious BBQ lunch with all the fixins, served: 12:00PM- 3:00PM.  Cash bar available.

For tickets to the WWII Victory BBQ Lunch and Dance, call 866-877-6262 ext 108 or get Tickets online.

Mar
28
Sat
The USS New Jersey: An Illustrated History Presentation To Be Rescheduled @ Lewes Public Library
Mar 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The USS New Jersey: An Illustrated History Presentation To Be Rescheduled @ Lewes Public Library
The presentation, “The USS New Jersey: An Illustrated History,” by Capt. Walt Urban Jr., USNR (Ret.), at the Lewes, DE, Library, originally scheduled for Saturday, March 28 at 1pm, has been cancelled due to the coronavirus threat.  A new date will be published in the future.