In July 2019, the USS Paul Ignatius (DDG-117), an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer will be commissioned at Port Everglades. A committee led by Broward Navy Days, Inc. and local Navy League Councils is planning the week-long event. To learn more about the ship and the commissioning, click here.
The community will welcome our visiting Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen on Monday, April 29 at Esplanade Park on the Fort Lauderdale Riverwalk. The public is invited to this festive ceremony beginning at 7 p.m.
Visiting service members participate in a full schedule of vocational and recreational activities, visits to local hospitals and schools and community service projects.
Public Ship Tour registration is conducted online beginning in early April. Unfortunately, only a limited number of spaces are available. Sign up for email alerts below for the latest updates.
We're very pleased to announce that Fleet Week Port Everglades 2019 will be held April 29 - May 6. Planning has already begun on an exciting week of events to honor our visiting Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen. Sign up for our email alerts, using the form below, for news about Fleet Week Port Everglades and public ship tours.