Yorktown Celebrates 70th Birthday

YorktownThe USS Yorktown is turning 70 years old and the Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum wants everyone in the Holy City to join in the celebration.

The party, called Tribute to the Yorktown, is set for Sunday, April 14th and will include plenty of activities and programs for everyone.

Events include:

  • Expanded Open Cockpit hours
  • Charleston Community Band performs at 2 pm
  • Musicians playing throughout the day
  • Jazz musicians Lonnie Hamilton III and Ann Caldwell perform at 7 pm
  • USO-style show presented by Brad and Jennifer Moranz follows the 7 pm show
  • Food and beverages available

Tickets for the evening concerts are $20 and can be purchased at the Patriots Point ticket office or online.  Doors open at 6:30 pm for the show.

More information can be found here.