Special Events:

Our Special Events are meant to outreach with the public, share our ships and their histories with those they fought to protect, and remember the service of our military personnel to the United States.  We look forward to welcoming you aboard!  For information on our Behind the Scenes Tours, please see our offerings on the Education page.

 

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Vietnam Veterans Weekend

August 6 & 7 ; 9:00am - 5:00pm

Help us honor those valiant men and women who fought during the Vietnam War during this weekend full of programming.  Active Military, Veterans, Guard and Reserve will be provided with free admission.  

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August Adventures

August 21, 2022

Battleship Cove is proud to participate in August Adventures, in partnership with Highland Street Foundation, and is offering free admission all day.

Last admission is 3pm. 

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World War II Weekend

TBD: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Help us honor those valiant men and women who fought during World War II during this weekend full of programming.

Active Military, Veterans, Guard and Reserve will be provided with free admission to Battleship Cove.

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Rite of Reflection

September 11, 2022; 8:30AM

In the memory of the anniversary of the    nation's deadliest attack, there will be a remembrance ceremony at the 9/11 Memorial site with a wreath casting and a 21-gun salute. The ceremony is open to the public.

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Battleship Boo Bash 

TBD

An event for the whole family! Participate in trick or treating, meet friendly costumed characters, and more!  The last entry for Boo Bash is 6:00PM.


 Registration is required.

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JPK DD850 Field Day

TBD

Join veterans and volunteers in this popular Field Day weekend to help preserve a US Navy destroyer.  Registration required. 

 

Please contact Rich Angelini for details

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Veteran's Day

November 11th; 9:00 - 5:00pm

Battleship Cove is honored to provide free admission to all Active Military, Veterans, Guard and Reserve on Veteran's Day, 11 November.

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Pearl Harbor Anniversary

December 7th; 12:55 PM

Battleship Cove will commemorate the  anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor by hosting a ceremony December 7, at 12:55pm aboard the USS Massachusetts' Memorial Room. The ceremony is open to the public at no charge, but seating is limited. 

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Memorial Day Ceremony

2023; 12:00pm

Experience a traditional military observance, honoring the fallen and Gold Star Families  and a 21-gun salute.

The ceremony is open to the public at no charge. 

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Memorial Day

2023

Active Military, Veterans, Guard and Reserve will be provided with free admission to Battleship Cove Memorial Day.

Photo ID required.
 

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Father's Day

June 2023

Let Dad be a kid again! Dads visiting Battleship Cove with their children on Father's Day will receive Free admission.

 


 

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July 4th Fireworks 

July 4, 2023

See the city of Fall River, MA fireworks display in honor of the 4th of July from the deck of the USS Massachusetts (BB-59).  

Gates open at 7:30 PM. No bags, backpacks,  coolers, alcoholic beverages, and other restrictions may apply.

 

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Korean War Day

June 2023

Join Battleship Cove as we commemorate the 72nd anniversary of the start of the Korean War. Reenactors will be on site in period uniforms providing demonstrations.

Active Military, Veterans, Guard and Reserve will be provided with free admission to Battleship Cove.

Annual and Special Events:

To learn more about our events or to make a reservation, please contact us at 508-678-1100 ext. 101 or contact us below for more information!