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 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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 … Continued
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship will celebrate Victory in World War II with WWII re-enactors, artifacts, Big Band dancing and even an overnight!   The Battleship’s annual WWII Victory Day will take place on Saturday, August 13. Guests … Continued
Aug 13 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Due to the excessive heat forecasts for Saturday, August 13, we will reschedule the 1940s Dance and Lunch to another date.  That date is to be determined. Other activities, such as WWII re-enactors, artifacts and … Continued
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Looking for a unique Halloween experience? Come learn and investigate the darker history of America’s most decorated battleship.  The Moonlight Adult Tour will launch three nights in October. *Explore hidden, dark areas of the ship. Discover … Continued
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Looking for a unique Halloween experience? Come learn and investigate the darker history of America’s most decorated battleship.  The Moonlight Adult Tour will launch three nights in October. *Explore hidden, dark areas of the ship. Discover … Continued
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Looking for a unique Halloween experience? Come learn and investigate the darker history of America’s most decorated battleship.  The Moonlight Adult Tour will launch Thursday, October 27 at 6pm. *Explore hidden, dark areas of the ship. … Continued
Apr 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Battleship New Jersey
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 19 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Cold beer, great food, and a little slice of history. Come to the Flying Fish Beer Garden to get all of these, and more! Sample delicious craft beers by the Flying Fish brewery, one of … Continued
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Battleship New Jersey
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 Battleship New Jersey
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
Jul 15 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm Battleship New Jersey
Enjoy cold Flying Fish beer — for just $5 per beer — on the pier of the Battleship, Saturday, July 15 before the Zac Brown Band shows at the BB&T Pavilion.  Admission is free on … Continued
Jul 19 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Enjoy a Dietz & Watson hot dog for just $1! We are celebrating National Hot Dog Day tomorrow, Wednesday, July 19, on the Battleship New Jersey with hot dogs for $1 at the Chowline, open … Continued
Sep 9 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Thanks to everyone who purchased a ticket to this year’s beer festival!  We’ll see you on the fantail from 1pm to 5pm for some great beer, music and food!he If you want to take a … Continued
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Veterans can meet over 30 employees on the historic fantail (tented rear deck) of the Battleship!  Free parking in Lot #1, across from the BB&T Pavilion.  Use the Clinton St. entrance.  We’ll also provide free … Continued
Nov 24 all-day Battleship New Jersey
You may know the shopping day after Thanksgiving as Black Friday, but on the Battleship, we refer to Friday, Nov. 24 as Black Dragon Friday! During WWII, because of the ship’s dark painted hull and … Continued
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
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
Sep 8 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The event is rain or shine, and the beer is served in the fantail tents. But you will be outside to walk up to the ship, so bring your weather gear! See you for a … Continued
Oct 20 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Battleship New Jersey
The Battleship New Jersey will host a Civil War Navy Symposium on Saturday, Sept. 20 from 9am to 4:30pm. The event will include presentations on the Blue Water Navy and Brown Water Navy from Civil … Continued
Nov 10 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Enjoy samples of holiday craft beers and cider, courtesy of Kramer Beverage, on the fantail (tented rear deck), samples of cigars from Cappelli Brothers Cigars on the pier, a tour of the Battleship, live music … Continued
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Join the 102.9 WMGK air staff for tasty craft brews (50+) & awesome views at the MGK Brew Blast. Ticket Info: Purchase tickets here: https://wmgk.com/event/wmgk-brew-blast-2019/ 50+ Brews, Live Band, Free Tour It will be a … Continued
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
You may know the shopping day after Thanksgiving as Black Friday, but on the Battleship, we refer to Friday, Nov. 29 as Black Dragon Friday! During WWII, because of the ship’s dark painted hull and … Continued
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Dare to tour the Battleship New Jersey at night?  Adults can learn about the mature-side of the Battleship with this Curator-led tour of the dark Battleship! All guests will receive a complimentary flashlight to help … Continued
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Dare to tour the Battleship New Jersey at night?  Adults can learn about the mature-side of the Battleship with this Curator-led tour of the dark Battleship! All guests will receive a complimentary flashlight to help … Continued
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Dare to tour the Battleship New Jersey at night?  Adults can learn about the mature-side of the Battleship with this Curator-led tour of the dark Battleship! All guests will receive a complimentary flashlight to help … Continued
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Dare to tour the Battleship New Jersey at night?  Adults can learn about the mature-side of the Battleship with this Curator-led tour of the dark Battleship! All guests will receive a complimentary flashlight to help … Continued