New York Events: Fleet Week is one of the Few Events in New York that Brings our Nation's Servicemen and Women in Touch with the Public close to Times Square Hotels like The Paramount.
Fleet Week has been a New York tradition nearly every year since 1984, and it is one of the most anticipated New York Events of the year.
Thousands of servicemen and women from the U.S. Marine Corps, Navy, and Coast Guard touch down on dry land during New York Events like Fleet Week, a New York City tradition since 1984. Fleet Week allows New York Visitors and residents to tour ships docked at the New York Passenger Ship Terminal in Manhattan and at Staten Island's Stapleton Pier.
Come and view military demonstrations, and enjoy musical performances from the sailors and marines too! Fleet Week is a weeklong event honoring the U.S.’s maritime heritage, and features more than 20 vessels from the U.S. Navy, the U.S. Coast Guard, and international navies.
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The Military Sea Life Command participates by sailing up the Hudson River from the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge to finally meet up with Fleet Week attendees. Numerous demonstrations throughout Fleet Week include ship tours, flyovers, Marine Corps martial arts displays, parachute jump team performances, equipment displays, Coast Guard drug dog exhibits, and more. More than 10,000 sailors, Marines, and soldiers participate in Fleet Week.
Fleet Week New York is the city's premier celebration of the sea services, and this annual event provides an opportunity for the citizens of New York City and the surrounding Tri-State area to meet sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen in person, and to witness first-hand the latest capabilities of today's military.
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