Fleet Week 2011

 

    Saturday
    * 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    * Ships will be open for public tours with military displays on the pier. At 9 a.m., a special meet-and-greet for Boy and Girl Scout troops will be held.
    * From 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., the Northeast Navy Pops Ensemble will perform in Tappen Park, Stapleton.
    * Also, from noon to 5 p.m., the Fleet Week Music Festival will feature live bands.


    Sunday
    * 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    * Ships will be open for public tours with military displays on the pier.
    * 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.: NYC Blood Center blood drive at the pier.
    * 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., U.S. Navy explosive ordnance disposal helicopter demonstration.
    * Noon to 5 p.m., Fleet Week Music Festival.


    Monday
    * 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    * Ships will be open for public tours with military displays on the pier.
    * From 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., the U.S. Marine Corps air-ground task force demonstration will be held at Clove Lakes Park. Noon to 2 p.m., U.S. Navy members will participate in the Staten Island Memorial Day Parade along Forest Avenue.


    Tuesday
    * From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    * Ships will be open for public tours with military displays on the pier. Early-morning tours will include visits by schoolchildren.
    * 10:30 a.m. to noon: U.S. Navy explosive ordnance disposal helicopter demonstration.


    Wednesday
    * 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. U.S. Coast Guard display.


    The venue is the Stapleton home port, unless otherwise stated.


    Information from the Staten Island Advance: http://search.silive.com/Lanza?date_range=w