San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site 3523 Independence Pkwy La Porte, TX 77571
March 15, 2014 - March 15, 2014 - CONFIRMED!
From Battleship Texas Centennial Celebration Website:
On March 15th 2014, The Battleship Texas Foundation and Texas Parks & Wildlife will host a public celebration for the Battleship TEXAS with a full day festival event for your entire family. The festival will run from 12pm to 10pm.
This event is a celebration to honor the Battleship TEXAS, her legendary history and the men who served on her. The festival will be held on the grounds surrounding the Battleship TEXAS and will feature educational exhibits, a World War I and World War II historical zone, ship tours, Texas Parks and Wildlife Family Zone of activities, concessions, and live entertainment throughout the day including Robert Earl Keen, Reckless Kelly, Charlie Robison, and Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis. The day will end in a celebratory fireworks display.
This public event is a rare opportunity to pay homage to the last remaining dreadnought that served in both world wars and her living crew members from "The Greatest Generation." We hope you will join us!