Battleship IOWA Museum's Memorial Day Tribute

Free    |  May 27, 2019  |  10:00AM - 3:00PM

Battleship IOWA Museum is proud to honor those who served with a special remembrance pierside on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. This free community event is made possible with support from Supervisor Janice Hahn (Fourth District), Councilmember Joe Buscaino (District 15), and the Port of Los Angeles.



  • Free Pierside Memorial Day events include:

    • A moving remembrance ceremony will kick off festivities at 10:15 a.m.

    • A patriotic dance performance by San Pedro City Ballet

    • Face Painting, arts and crafts activities in the Kids’ Zone

    • Live music with patriotic songs by local rock band U.S. 99

    • Exhibiting Veteran-owned businesses and Military vehicles on display

    • Food trucks and beer tastings from San Pedro Brewing

    • Guests who purchase a tour ticket to Battleship IOWA throughout the day are invited to place an American Flag on the fence (dockside) in memory of our fallen service members.

Pierside festival activities are FREE, Ship admission tickets will be available for purchase.