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The Battleship New Jersey Museum and Memorial will remember our military heroes who gave
the ultimate sacrifice for our nation with a Facebook Live ceremony on Memorial Day, Monday,
May 25 at 10am.
The Memorial Day ceremony will feature an overview on the history and significance of Memorial
Day by Battleship Curator, Ryan Szimanski, and a talk on what Memorial Day means by Army
veteran and Director of Accounting for the Battleship, Mike Hayes. The ceremony will end with
the casting of a memorial wreath onto the Delaware River.
Since the Battleship remains closed for tours due to the coronavirus, the ceremony will be shown
on Facebook Live at www.facebook.com/BattleshipNJ
Due to the Battleship’s closure because of the coronavirus, the Atco Battles Alzheimer’s event has been reschedule to Sunday, Oct. 4. All tickets purchased for the original date of April 5 will be accepted for this new date.
Atco Battles Alzheimer’s is back and bigger than ever! Atco Battles Alzheimer’s 6 will be held on the fantail (tented rear deck) of the Battleship New Jersey.
The following bands will be performing:
– Goodman Fiske
– Le Compt
– Juliano Brothers
– The Blitz
– 99 Reasons
New for 2020 will be a Memory Wall and Cornhole in One Tournament. Guests will also experience a tour of the Battleship, raffles, drawing — even a chance to fire the ship’s 5-inch gun! Food concessions and bar service will be available.
Tickets are $25 for adults, and $20 for children. Parking is free.
All proceeds will be donated to the Alzheimer’s Association Delaware Valley Chapter.Please consider to consult this website for updates.