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.

Dec
10
Sat
Watch the Parade of Lights from the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey
Dec 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Watch the Parade of Lights from the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Come aboard the Battleship to watch a parade of boats decorated for the holiday season with music, lights and lots of fun for the entire family. For the first time ever, the parade route is extended and boats will pass the Battleship New Jersey on the Camden Waterfront!  The boats will then cruise by Winterfest on Penn’s Landing and loop back around to the Independence Seaport Museum.  Guests can enjoy holiday music, narration by Steve Nikazy and even food and bar concessions on the deck of the Battleship!

To come aboard for the Parade of Lights, you can take a Fire Power tour, which will be available until 5pm on Dec. 10, or make a $10 donation at the Ticket Office, open until 5:30pm on Dec. 10.

 

Apr
28
Fri
Star Party on the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey
Apr 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Star Party on the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

Guests can see the stars from the decks of the Battleship!  You’ll also see planets and some satellites too!  The Battleship will be one of the sites of The Philadelphia Science Festival’s Citywide Star Party on Friday, April 28 from 7:30pm to 9:30pm.  See the stars, planets and satellites through telescopes on the forecastle (forward deck) of the Battleship during this free event.  Parking on Clinton St. will also be free.

 

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
5
Tue
Camden & Gloucester Counties’ Pearl Harbor Commemoration Ceremony @ Battleship New Jersey
Dec 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Camden & Gloucester Counties' Pearl Harbor Commemoration Ceremony @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States

All veterans are invited to attend a special ceremony to remember the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, presented by the Camden and Gloucester County Freeholders, at 10:30am on Tuesday, Dec. 5.

The ceremony, which will take place on the fantail (tented rear deck) of the Battleship, will feature keynote remarks by Con. Donald Norcross, 1st District, NJ, musical performances by Eastern High School Band, singer Maria DiSciullo, and bugler Greg Murphy, a 21 Gun Salute by Marine Corps League 1775 Detachment, salutes to veterans and a wreath presentation to remember those killed in the Pearl Harbor attack.  Battleship Board of Trustee Member Perry Levine will receive the Peter Molnar Award, presented to a veteran helping other veterans.

The event is free to attend and there will also be complimentary coffee and hot chocolate, courtesy of the Camden County Canteen. Free parking, provided by the Camden Parking Authority, in Lot #1, across from BB&T Pavilion, and shuttle service, donated by South Jersey Transportation Authority, will be available.

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.

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.