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.

Jun
25
Sat
NJ Craft Brewers Beer Festival
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
NJ Craft Brewers Beer Festival

The New Jersey Brewers Association and the Battleship New Jersey are thrilled to bring you the 2022 Battleship Beer Festival!

The state’s premiere New Jersey-exclusive craft beer festival, bringing you live music, crafts and of course, over thirty local breweries on the nation’s most decorated battleship!  Our 2021 event had 35 breweries with over 100 different beers.

Take a tour of the ship, then join us for an amazing time on the Delaware River!

Enjoy craft beer from New Jersey breweries on the fantail of the World’s Greatest Battleship Saturday, June 25! This annual event includes a tour of the Battleship — before sampling beer!, live music from Cabin Dogs, delicious food and even take home a souvenir sampling mug!

Beers to be served at this year’s event include:

13th Child  Brewery, 7 Mile Brewery, The Alementary, Axe and Arrow Brewing, Behr Brewing, Brotherton Brewing, Buttzville Brewing, Carton Brewing, Chimney Rustic Ales, Czig Meister Brewing, Double Nickel Brewing, Dr. Brewlittle’s, Eclipse Brewing, Eight & Sand Beer, Ghost Hawk Brewing, Gusto Brewing, Hidden Sands Brewing, Lower Forge Brewery, MechanicalBrewery, MudHen Brewing, Neck of the Woods Brewing, Old Hights Brewing, Pinelands Brewing, Ross Brewing, Slack Tide Brewing, Somers Point Brewing, Swedesboro Brewing, Third State Brewing, Toms River Brewing, Twin Lights Brewing, Untied Brewing, Vinyl Brewing, Zed’s Beer-Bado Brewing

VIP: Enjoy access at 12:00 pm – one hour earlier than the public, sample special beers and meet the brewers with our VIP ticket. A limited number of VIP tickets are available at $75 per adult.

General Admission: Tickets for the public sampling session from 1:00pm to 5:00pm are $50.

Designated driver and early bird pricing also available.

https://njbeer.ticketleap.com/2022-new-jersey-battleship-beer-festival/

Jul
4
Mon
Admiral’s VIP Fireworks @ Battleship New Jersey
Jul 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Admiral's VIP Fireworks @ Battleship New Jersey

Experience the July 4th Fireworks like an Admiral!

We’re celebrating the re-opening of the Admiral’s and Captain’s deck with new teak decking on July 4 and you can experience the fireworks that evening like an Admiral! The Battleship’s Admiral’s VIP July 4th Fireworks package offers a limited amount of guests the opportunity to watch the fireworks over the Delaware River from and Admiral’s and Captain’s decks, one deck above the main deck. You’ll get some delicious BBQ-style snacks and dessert, as well as two drinks from the bar for adults and complimentary soft drinks for the kids. Cool off in the air-conditioned Admiral’s and Captain’s Cabins and have access to heads (restrooms) in each cabin.

The decks will open at 7pm on July 4th. Tickets are a $100 donation.

ADMIRAL’S VIP TICKETS

You will be redirected to our secure ticket processing site with Blackbaud to purchase tickets.

 

 

or

General admission on the 2nd or 4th just a $10 donation per person.

GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS

You will be redirected to our secure ticket processing site with Blackbaud to purchase tickets.

Independence Day Fireworks @ Battleship New Jersey
Jul 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Independence Day Fireworks @ Battleship New Jersey

SATURDAYS FIREWORKS HAVE BEEN CANCELED. Purchased tickets can be used for Monday the 4th instead.

Experience the amazing views of the Independence Day Fireworks, from the deck of the Battleship New Jersey over the Delaware river on Monday July 4th!

Just a $10 donation per person.

  • NO chairs, food, or alcohol can be brought aboard.
  • Food, drinks and alcohol will be available for purchase.
  • Parking is $10

General Admission Tickets

You will be redirected to our secure ticket processing site with Blackbaud to purchase tickets.

or

Experience the July 4th Fireworks like an Admiral!

We’re celebrating the re-opening of the Admiral’s and Captain’s deck with new teak decking on July 4 and you can experience the fireworks that evening like an Admiral! The Battleship’s Admiral’s VIP July 4th Fireworks package offers a limited amount of guests the opportunity to watch the fireworks over the Delaware River from and Admiral’s and Captain’s decks, one deck above the main deck. You’ll get some delicious BBQ-style snacks and dessert, as well as two drinks from the bar for adults and complimentary soft drinks for the kids. Cool off in the air-conditioned Admiral’s and Captain’s Cabins and have access to heads (restrooms) in each cabin.

The decks will open at 7pm on July 4th. Tickets are a $100 donation.

Admiral’s VIP Tickets

You will be redirected to our secure ticket processing site with Blackbaud to purchase tickets.

Sep
3
Sat
Watch the Labor Day Weekend Fireworks from the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey
Sep 3 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Watch the Labor Day Weekend Fireworks from the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey

Experience the amazing view of the Labor Day Weekend Fireworks over the Delaware River from the Deck of the Battleship!

We’ll open our decks at 7pm on Saturday, Sept. 3.  We’ll have live music, food concessions and bar service…plus the best view of the fireworks!

Just a $10 donation!  Visit www.battleshipnewjersey.org/visit or call 866-877-6262 x108

 

 

Sep
10
Sat
WMGK 2022 Brew Blast @ Battleship New Jersey
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
WMGK 2022 Brew Blast @ Battleship New Jersey

Join the 102.9 WMGK air staff for tasty craft brews and awesome views at the MGK Brew Blast on the Battleship New Jersey!

It will be a great day of craft beer sampling (over 50 beers) and live classic rock from MGK House Band, the Launch, on the tented deck of America’s most decorated battleship. All tickets include a FREE TOUR of the Battleship New Jersey.

The MGK Brew Blast is a rain or shine event. The main event area is tented. If it’s raining on Saturday, you may want to bring rain gear or an umbrella to stay dry if waiting in line to check in or to walk from the main event area to the bathrooms (about 20-50 feet from beer tent).

WMGK’s John DeBella, Matt Cord and Andre Gardner will be on board ready to talk music and beer with you. There will also be great food available for purchase. This year’s Brew Blast will feature over 50 craft beers.

Tickets

  • General Admission Tickets are $50per adult.
  • Group Discount Price of $45 per person when you buy six or more tickets together.  Limited number  available.
  • ATTENTION DESIGNATED DRIVERS – There’s a Designated Driver ticket for just $20.  This  allows you entry into the event but you will not be able to consume alcohol. This ticket includes a free tour of the Battleship.  You MUST BE 21+ to enter.
  • To purchase tickets, visit https://mgkbrewblast.upcomingevents.com/wmgk

 

Beer line-up

This year’s line-up will include over 50 beers. Conshohocken Brewing, Ommegang, Spellbound Brewing, Tuckahoe Brewing, Blue Point Brewing, Victory, more to come!

 

Parking

Parking is available at the garage next to BB&T Pavilion. It is a short walk from the parking garage to the Battleship.

 

Social Media

If you’re posting about going  to the Brew Blast on social media or posting pictures of the event while there, make sure you tag @WMGK and/or use the hashtag #MGKBrewBlast .

 

Getting There Without Driving

  • Riverlink Ferry: Those coming from Philadelphia can take the Riverlink Ferry to the Entertainment Center stop and take a short walk directly to Battleship NJ from the parking lot.
  • Riverline Light Rail Train: Ride NJ TRANSIT’s River LINE to the Battleship! Exit at Entertainment Center and walk around the Susquehanna Bank Center. For information, rates and schedules visit https://www.njtransit.com/trip-planner-to or call 973-275-5555.
  • PATCO: If taking PATCO from Philadelphia or within NJ, you can take PATCO to the Broadway Station/Walter Rand Transportation Center stop. You can purchase a ticket and get on the Riverline Light Rail Train and take that to the Entertainment Center/BB&T Pavilion stop. Once off the train you can walk around the Susquehanna Bank Center (about 2 or 3 minute walk) to the Battleship.