Fleet Week in San Pedro
August 31, 2018
Everyone living in apartments for rent in CA knows that Fleet week in San Pedro is an extra special time of year. This multi-day celebration that takes place every year is a true way to celebrate the men and women who serve the United States at sea. It takes place at the Port of Los Angeles on the LA Waterfront and it happens during Labor Day weekend, which is especially fitting because this is a great way to close out your amazing summer.
The great thing about this event is that it truly is an astounding celebration. And since it’s only about a month away, it’s a celebration that you’re going to get to enjoy very soon. So if you do not already have plans for Labor Day weekend, you should definitely consider making Fleet Week a top priority because you’ll get to enjoy all of the fun, excitement, and action, which is definitely exciting for many of us.
So, if you’re ready to do something new and different and certainly exhilarating, we believe Fleet Week is going to be right up your alley. It’s time to get out of your house, get to know your friends and neighbors better, and enjoy a few fun filled days celebrating Labor Day weekend with sea service members of the American military. It’s definitely going to be a blast!
Important Information about Fleet Week
Since you are so interested in this particular event, we would like to fill you in on the most important details surrounding it like the specific dates, which include August 31 through September 3. Yes, this is going to be a four day extravaganza that you’ll never soon forget because it truly is that memorable.
This year, the event is being presented by Amazon Prime Video and Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, which makes this even more exciting because during the celebration, Prime Video is going to host their premiere event on August 31. If you are one of the lucky people to get one of the very limited tickets to this screening, you’ll be able to see Jack Ryan with service members, sailors, and other people of the military as well as the attendees of this event. Being an audience member of a premiere isn’t typically common, so this is definitely an extra special addition to this wonderful event.
What Can I Expect from LA Fleet Week?
More than anything else, you’re probably interested in learning more about what you can expect from Fleet Week. This tradition that takes place at the end of the summer is something that many people do, but it might be new to you. Just because thousands of people come to this event throughout Labor Day weekend, doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s going to be your cup of tea.
For starters, it’s really nice visiting the LA Waterfront in San Pedro. The coolest thing about this event is that it’s free for the public to attend, so if you’re looking for all low-cost way to enjoy Labor Day weekend, this is definitely going to be right up your alley.
The fun things taking place at this event include ship tours that are open to the public, military displays, equipment demonstrations, aircrafts are going to be flying over the event in unison like a show, and so much more.
In fact, if you really enjoy walking or running, you may want to get involved with the 10th Annual Conquer the Bridge that takes place on the morning of Labor Day. This is a 5.3 mile walk or run that happens over Vincent Thomas Bridge, which is an iconic bridge in the area.
Do you enjoy cooking competitions? If so, then the Galley Wars are definitely going to be right in your wheelhouse. The military branches – ex. Navy, Marines, Army, and Air Force – actually come together and compete against one another to prove who has the better culinary skills.
Is the Army going to win this year? Or is the Navy going to create an amazing dish that tastes so good that everybody falls in love with it? What about the Air Force? Do you think they have what it takes? Or are the Marines ready to take home the culinary crown? The only way to find out is to attend the event in person.
Is There Going to Be Any Live Entertainment at the Event?
Unfortunately, we are a little bit too far ahead of LA Fleet Week at this point, because they haven’t posted their schedule of live entertainment thus far. So we cannot report on the specific acts that will be entertaining you throughout the four day extravaganza.
But here’s what we can tell you. This event normally attracts some of the best live entertainment including musical acts and more and they’ve been doing so for the last decade. So if you’re worried about not being entertained, there’s absolutely nothing to fear because you can bet your bottom dollar that they are going to have an astonishing lineup for everyone to enjoy.
At this time, we highly recommend checking the website www.LAFleetweek.com regularly to find out more about their live entertainment. They intend to post the info at some point in July, so this information should be available within the next week.
The 2018 sponsors include the Annenberg Foundation, Outfront Media, Delta Airlines, Bob Hope USO, Battleship IOWA, The Ahmanson Foundation, Andeavor, UPS, Clyde & Co., Los Angeles Chargers, Phillips 66, Sam’s Club and South Coast Plaza.
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