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April 2019

Overnight Full/ On Site Camping is available

April 13 @ 5:00 pm - 11:59 pm

All bunks have been filled for this night. On site camping is available.

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CLOSED FOR EASTER

April 21
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May 2019

Edson Paranormal Investigation Hosted by MPI

May 4 @ 6:00 pm - May 5 @ 6:00 pm
USS Edson, USS Edson
Bay City, MI 48706 United States
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Metro Paranormal Investigations, in partnership with the Saginaw Valley Naval Ship Museum, are proud to present this rare opportunity for guests to explore one of America’s most decorated warships, and one of only a select few museum ships afloat today, the mighty USS Edson! A Forest Sherman-class destroyer, the Edson proudly served America for three decades, and now has reached her final berth in Bay City, Michigan. But even in retirement from active service, all is not quiet on board, as many tales of…

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Spring Field Days

May 21 @ 8:00 am - May 25 @ 5:00 pm
USS Edson, USS Edson
Bay City, MI 48706 United States
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$90.00

Join the Edson Association for a Field Day aboard the USS Edson. Attendees will spend their days working on projects aboard the ship and on the grounds. No Naval or military background is required - just bring your tools and willingness to work. Attendees will sleep aboard the ship and some meals will be provided. The event will officially kick off on Thursday but we will open the ship to you on Tuesday. Please note that you must contact Tim…

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June 2019

USS Frank E Evans 50th Anniversary Memorial

June 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
USS Edson, USS Edson
Bay City, MI 48706 United States
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Join us as we honor the 74 men who lost their lives aboard the USS Frank E Evans on 3 June 1969. More information will be posted as the date nears including our list of guest speakers.

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Battlin’ Betties 2nd Annual Bay City D-Day Event

June 8 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
USS Edson, USS Edson
Bay City, MI 48706 United States
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Join us between 10 AM and 5 PM as the beautiful ladies from the Battlin' Betties Michigan Platoon invade the Saginaw Valley Naval Ship Musuem for their second annual D-Day event. Throughout the day we will have a live band and DJ switching back and forth to keep you hopping and moving. There will be an ice cream truck on site to help keep you cool. The ladies will even be sponsoring a blood drive on site! The USS Edson…

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July 2019

Bay City Firework Festival

July 4 @ 8:00 am - July 6 @ 5:00 pm
USS Edson, USS Edson
Bay City, MI 48706 United States
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Join us at the USS Edson as we celebrate America's freedom.

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Tall Ship Festival

July 18 @ 9:00 am - July 21 @ 8:00 pm
USS Edson, USS Edson
Bay City, MI 48706 United States
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Bay City will one again hold out Tall Ship Festival and Saginaw Valley Naval Ship Museum will joining the celebration!   Thursday: Join us to watch the ships sail in. The Edson offers a great view and many of the ships move in close enough to the Edson that you can talk to them. We will have food vendors on site and activities for the whole family. Rumor has it that there may be some pirates in the area that…

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August 2019

No Nighttime Ship Access/ Onsite Camping is available

August 10 @ 5:00 pm - August 11 @ 8:00 am
USS Edson, USS Edson
Bay City, MI 48706 United States
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We are not accepting overnight reservations for the ship on this date due to a private event.

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September 2019

No On Board Overnights Available/ Onsite Camping Available

September 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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