August 8, 2012
Celebrate World War II Victory Day at one of Philadelphia’s greatest historical attractions.
The festivities will get underway starting at 6 p.m. on the fantail of the ship. Enjoy barbecue straight from the grill, a cash bar, live WWII-era music performed by the Patriot Brass Ensemble, swing dancing and much more.
Tickets are $30 per person and can be purchased by calling 1 (866) 877-6262 using the extension 107.
You can also tour the battleship in the afternoon and then enjoy the Dance and BBQ later in the evening. The tour and dinner/dance combo ticket costs only $42 per person.
Meet Jason Hall, the curator of the Battleship New Jersey here.
And remember we’re hosting a Moonlit Movie Screening in Rittenhouse Square on Saturday, August 11 starting at 8:30 p.m.; enjoy the Battleship festivities for an hour or two, then pop over to Rittenhouse for the rest of your summer night.
WWII Victory Day Dance and Barbecue at the Battleship New Jersey
When: Saturday, August 11, 6 p.m.
Where: 62 Battleship Place, Camden
Cost: Tickets are $30 per person
More info: www.battleshipnewjersey.org