Armed Forces Day Fundraiser

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Join us at Saginaw Valley Naval Ship Museum on Saturday May 20 for this fun filled family event! The event will kick off with an opening ceremony at 11 AM. At the conclusion of the ceremony, we will have a flyover of 5 T-6 Texan WWII aircraft! There will also be carnival style games and bounce houses for the kids. The beer tent opens at noon and will stay open until 10 PM. Food vendors will be on site. Best of all we will have live music coming from the ship all day! Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and spend the day listening to Dirty Shame, Dr. Emeritus, and Whiskey Maiden.

Tickets are just $15 for adults and $13 for children (3-17), 2 and under are free. This one price admission gives you access to all of the activities. Food Vendors and Beer Tent are an additional charge. Also, for those 21 and over, we have an overnight package available for $55. This will include your ticket to the fundraiser as well as the chance to sleep on the ship that night. Breakfast will be provided. Food Vendors and Beer Tent are an additional charge.

Fundraiser tickets will be available at the gate. Overnights must be paid for in advance.

You may purchase tickets at the following links:

Fundraiser only

Overnight package

All proceeds from this event will go toward the upgrade of the electrical services to the USS Edson as well as her general maintenance.

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