TIME: Thursday, June 14 Tours: 9:30am – 5pm
Tattered Flag Collection: 10am – 1pm
PLACE: Battleship New Jersey, Camden Waterfront, NJ
DETAILS: Celebrate Flag Day, Thursday, June 14 aboard the Battleship. All guests touring
the Battleship will get a mini US flag.
Between 10am and 1pm, guests can bring aboard their torn and tattered American
flags to the Battleship and the Camden County Council American Legion/Sons of
the American Legion will inspect and take the flags for a proper disposal.
The Battleship will also fly our Holiday flag above the ship throughout the day on
PHOTO OPP: American Legion members collecting tattered US flags at the Battleship
Located on the Delaware River, along the Camden Waterfront across from the City
of Philadelphia, the Battleship is open for guided and audio tours every day from
9:30am to 5pm through Labor Day, Monday, Sept.. 3. The Battleship Blast Luau
will take place on Saturday, June 30 and will feature a Hawaiian-themed dinner,
Hawaiian fire dancers and music, an open bar and the unique view of the fireworks
over the Delaware River at dusk. Tickets are a $175 donation per person and
sponsorships are available. All proceeds go to the on-going restoration of our
nation’s most decorated battleship. For more information, call 866-877-6262
ext. 144 or visit www.battleshipnewjersey.org.