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.

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
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
The annual Battleship New Jersey Vietnam War Living History Day will take place on Saturday, April 8 from 10am to 3pm.  Check out Vietnam War artifacts, re-enactors, and hear from veterans who served there.  We’ll … 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
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
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
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
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
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Battleship New Jersey
Experience Vietnam War artifacts, re-enactors, veteran interviews and even late 1960s music over the pier’s PA during the Battleship’s annual Vietnam War Living History Day, Saturday, April 6 from 10am to 3pm. Vietnam artifacts will … Continued
Dec 17 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am Battleship New Jersey
On December 17, 1969, Captain Robert Peniston decommissioned the Battleship New Jersey for the third time. At the time, the New Jersey was the only active battleship in the world and many feared that there would  never … Continued
Feb 22 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am Battleship New Jersey
In continuation of the Battleship New Jersey’s commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II, the ship will host a ceremony at 9:30am on Saturday, Feb. 22. The keynote speaker will … Continued