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.

Vietnam War Living History Day @ Battleship New Jersey
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Vietnam War Living History Day @ Battleship New Jersey

The Battleship New Jersey will hold her annual Vietnam War Living History Day on Saturday, April 1 to commemorate the anniversary of the re-commissioning of the USS New Jersey into the Vietnam War on April 6, 1968.

Guests touring the Battleship on April 1 can experience re-enactors, military vehicles on the pier, artifacts, veteran sessions, and even 1960’s era music throughout the ship!

The tour is free for Active/WWII Vet/Crew and Members.


The ship is looking for more Vietnam War-era re-enactors, artifacts owners, and military vehicle owners to participate in this unique event! Participants will not only get to display their artifacts and interact with guests aboard the Battleship, but we’ll also treat you to lunch and a private tour!

If you would like to participate, please email events@battleshipnewjersey.org

Admiral Halsey Awards Dinner @ Battleship New Jersey
May 11 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm



Second Annual Admiral Halsey Awards Dinner will take place Thursday, May 11, 2023.

Featuring Master of Ceremonies ESPN’s Sal Paolantonio

Experience a captivating evening, beautiful views of the Philadelphia skyline, live music, with cocktails and dinner on the deck of The World’s Greatest Battleship. Join us as we celebrate leaders who show excellence in military, public service and business. The  second annual Admiral Halsey Awards Dinner captures the spirit of Admiral William “Bull” Halsey, a native of the Garden State, who called the USS New Jersey his flagship during World War II.

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