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 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Watch the Parade of Lights from the Battleship! @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States
5:00 pm
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 … Continued
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
7:30 pm
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 … Continued
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Commissioning Anniversary Ceremony, May 23 @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States
10:00 am
Join World War II and USS New Jersey veteran Charles Owens as he shares his experience aboard the Big J during a ceremony on the forecastle for the 74th Anniversary of the Commissioning of the … Continued
Jun 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Guardians of the Galaxy's Michael Rooker to Fire Gun at the Battleship @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States
11:00 am
Michael Rooker, star of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and The Walking Dead, will be visiting the Battleship New Jersey this coming Friday, June 2nd at 11 a.m. to fire off the 5-inch portside … Continued
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
"America Invaded" Book Presentation and Author Meet-and-Greet @ Battleship New Jersey  | Camden | New Jersey | United States
10:00 am
The Battleship New Jersey will host a presentation on the new book, “America Invaded,” with co-author Christopher Kelly in the Officers’ Wardroom from 10am to 2pm on Sunday, Sept. 3.  The event, which will include … Continued
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
7:00 pm
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 … Continued
Jun 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Captain Quack Rubber Duck Race for the Battleship @ Wiggins Park Marina
12:00 pm
Guests can sponsor the Battleship’s rubber duck, Captain Quack, and then cheer for him in a race with other Captain Quacks in the Wiggins Marina on Sunday, June 10 at noon.  The winning duck will win … Continued
WWII Victory Day BBQ Lunch & Dance @ Battleship New Jersey
Aug 10 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
WWII Victory Day BBQ Lunch & Dance @ Battleship New Jersey
12:00 pm
The WWII Victory Day BBQ Lunch and Dance will take place on the fantail (tented rear deck) of the Battleship. This year’s event will feature the 1940 sounds of Drew Nugent & the Midnight Society … Continued
Jan 2 @ 9:30 am – Jan 31 @ 10:00 am
Hands On History Features Foul Weather Gear for January @ Battleship New Jersey
9:30 am
How did sailors manage in the cold weather? During World War II, the ship’s heating was not nearly as good as it is today, try on some of their coats and hats, and see for … Continued
Feb 1 @ 9:30 am – Feb 29 @ 3:00 pm
Hands On History:  Adm. Reason and Ensign Ivey @ Battleship New Jersey
9:30 am
The Battleship will honor Ensign Louis Ivey and Admiral Paul Reason for Hands On History in February. Ensign Ivey was initially assigned to the boiler division. Visitors can hold a fuel nozzle from one of … Continued