New York City Fleet Week 2011

New York City Fleet Week 2011

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New York City Fleet Week 2011

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New York City Fleet Week 2011

Other events in May 2011

25 May – 1 June 2011

New York City Fleet Week
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Fleet Week is a United States Navy, United States Marine Corps and United States Coast Guard tradition that takes place around Memorial Day in which active military ships recently deployed in overseas operations dock in a variety of major cities for one week. Thousands of Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen from U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard ships will be in town for Fleet Week New York. Fleet Week includes dozens of military demonstrations and displays throughout the week, as well as public visitation of many of the participating ships.
New York Fleet Week

Visiting Ships

General Public Visitation is from 8am to 5pm everyday. The lines will be capped at 4pm.

US Navy Ships

USS Iwo Jima (LHD7)
USS New York (LPD 21)
USS John L. Hall (FFG 32)
USS Kauffman (FFG 59)
USS Carr (FFG 52)

US Coast Guard Ships

USCGC Reliance (WMEC 615)
USCGC Willow (WLB 202)
USCGC Katherine Walker (WLM 552)
USCGC Tampa (WMEC 902)

New York Fleet Week

Events Schedule

  • Wednesday, May 25

    8:30 am Parade of Ships Along the Hudson River on the west side.

  • Thursday, May 26

    **Note: Lines maybe capped as early as 4pm to ensure all visitors have toured the ship before 5pm when the ships close.
    8:00 am – 5:00pm Public visitation of ship in Manhattan Pier 88, West Side Highway
    10am-noon U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Coast Guard Air & Water Demonstrations at Coney Island, NY

  • Friday, May 27

    **Note: Lines maybe capped as early as 4pm to ensure all visitors have toured the ship before 5pm when the ships close.
    8am-5pm Public visitation of ship in Manhattan Pier 88, West Side Hwy
    8am-5pm Public visitation of ship in Staten Island Homeport Pier, Staten Island
    9am-11:30am U.S. Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal Helo Demonstration and Navy Band NE performance in Randall Park, Freeport (Long Island)
    9am-6pm Military Day Times Square – featuring performance by the Navy Band NE (1700) & USMC Band (1400) performances
    10am-11:30am U.S. Marine Corps Marine Air Ground Task Force Static Display, East Islip High School, Long Island, NY
    12:30pm-2pm U.S. Marine Corps Marine Air Ground Task Force Static Display, Massapequa High School, Long Island, NY
    1pm-1:30pm U.S. Coast Guard Search and Rescue Demonstration, Homeport Pier, Staten Island, NY
    2:30pm-6pm U.S. Marine Corps Marine Air Ground Task Force Demonstration at Orchard Beach (Bronx)

  • Saturday, May 28

    **Note: Lines maybe capped as early as 4pm to ensure all visitors have toured the ship before 5pm when the ships close.
    8am-5pm Public visitation of ship in Manhattan Pier 88, 12th & 46th St
    8am-5pm Public visitation of ship Homeport Pier, Staten Island
    9am-6pm Marine Day in Battery Park
    10am-2pm U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps Air and Land Demonstrations at Eisenhower Park (East Meadow, NY)
    2pm-6pm Navy Band NE performance in Tappen Park, Staten Island, NY

  • Sunday, May 29

    **Note: There will be no public visitation of ship in Manhattan on Sunday. The ship(s) will be closed.
    7am-5pm Public visitation of ships Staten Island Piers
    10am-noon U.S. Marine Corps Marine Air Ground Task Force Demonstration at Corona Park (Queens)
    11am-11:30am U.S. Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal Helo Demonstration, Homeport Pier, Staten Island, NY
    2pm-6pm U.S. Marine Corps Marine Air Ground Task Force Demonstration at Playland Park, Rye, NY
    2pm-5pm Military Bands in Times Square, 2pm-3pm Navy Band NE, 5pm-6pm USMC Band

  • Monday, May 30

    **Note: Lines maybe capped as early as 4pm to ensure all visitors have toured the ship before 5pm when the ships close.
    8am-5pm Public visitation of ship in Manhattan Pier 88, 12th & 46th St
    8am-5pm Public visitation of ship Staten Island Pier
    9am-11am U.S. Marine Corps Marine Air Ground Task Force Demonstration at Clove Lake Park, Staten Island, NY
    2pm-3pm U.S. Coast Guard Search and Rescue Demonstration, Hudson River near Piers 86 & 88, Manhattan
    2pm-5pm U.S. Marine Corps Marine Air Ground Task Force Demonstration at Hudson Park, New Rochelle, NY

  • Tuesday, May 31

    **Note: Lines maybe capped as early as 4pm to ensure all visitors have toured the ship before 5pm when the ships close.
    8am-5pm Public visitation of ship in Manhattan Pier 88, 12th & 46th St.
    8am-5pm Public visitation of ship Homeport Pier, Staten Island
    10am-noon U.S. Marine Corps Marine Air Ground Task Force Demonstration at Westbury High School, Long Island, NY
    7pm U.S. Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal Helo Demonstration at Curtis High School, Staten Island, NY

  • Wednesday, June 01

    Ships and service members depart New York City

Fleet Week Posters

Sailing Ship Docked at Tom McCall Waterfront Park, Rose Festival Fleet Week, Portland, Oregon, USA
Sailing Ship Docked at Tom McCall Waterfront Park, Rose Festival Fleet Week, Portland, Oregon, USA Photographic Print
Miglavs, Janis
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Sailing Ship
Sailing Ship Poster
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American Flag on Naval Ship
American Flag on Naval Ship Photographic Print
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White Star Line
White Star Line Art Print
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Directions

Pier 86 (Intrepid) Cross Street: 46th St.
Pier 88 Cross Street: 48th St.
All Along the West Side Highway
Cross-town buses (M50, M57) and the NY Waterway Ferry. The M50 and M57 travel cross town (50th and 57th Streets respectively). The M50 travels west to Pier 83 at 43rd St.
The M57 reaches 57th and West End Avenue.

Contact

www.fleetweeknewyork.com
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