Battleship Iowa Veterans Appreciation 2018

Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Event Info
General Admission applies; Active, Retired and Reserve Military: Free
Recommended Age: 
All ages

Battleship Iowa honors this nation’s veterans with Veterans Appreciation Day 2018.

The celebration aboard Battleship IOWA Museum begins at 10am and is co-hosted by Black Knight Patrol and Bob Hope USO. This family-friendly event includes a variety of fun experiences for everyone to enjoy.


10am: National Anthem

10:55am: Start of formal program. Program opens with Bag Pipers, 5" gun shoot, remarks, dedication of wreaths, and the dedication of the new San Pedro Veterans Honor Walk with inductees from all branches of the service.

12:30pm:  Music by Tres Hombres

1:30pm: DJ tributes

2pm: Music by The Wingtips

Numerous displays and booths will be located at the Battleship IOWA with food available and food for veterans sponsored by Black Knight Patrol.


USS Iowa
Berth 87, Port of Los Angeles 250 South Harbor Boulevard
90731 San Pedro , CA 33° 43' 15.5424" N, 118° 16' 17.8284" W