Save the date for the Intrepid Museum’s Fleet Week celebration! In recognition of our men and women in uniform, the Intrepid Museum celebrates Fleet Week from May 24 – 27, 2024! Fleet Week activities will kick off Friday, May 24, with our annual free movie night on the flight deck, featuring Top Gun: Maverick.

US Navy Fleet Week is a spectacular showcase of maritime prowess, uniting sailors and civilians in celebration of naval heritage and strength. Held annually across various cities in the United States, this event offers a unique opportunity for the public to interact with sailors, explore cutting-edge naval vessels, and witness thrilling demonstrations of naval capabilities. From majestic aircraft carriers to sleek destroyers, the fleet stands as a testament to the nation’s maritime power and commitment to global security. Fleet Week fosters a sense of community, gratitude, and admiration for the brave men and women who serve in the United States Navy, while also serving as a platform for educational outreach and public engagement about naval operations and history. It’s a vibrant occasion where patriotism and maritime tradition converge, leaving a lasting impression on all who attend.

Aerial view of the museum from the Hudson River, Image via Wikiepdia

Throughout the weekend, enjoy musical performances and explore a variety of displays, activities, and demos from the military, including the U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Coast Guard, Office of Naval Research and many more! The weekend will conclude on Monday, May 27, with the Museum’s annual Memorial Day ceremony.

All activities on the pier are free to the public. View the daily schedule HERE