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Naval Station Norfolk 2024 Fleet Fest is back!

Naval Station Norfolk's annual Fleet Fest event is back, free, and open to the public! Join us on Saturday, October 19 as the base presents ship tours, live entertainment, static aircraft displays, large children's play area, military demonstrations, chili cook-off, food vendors, craft beer from local breweries and more.

The festivities kick-off at 10 a.m.

Proudly sponsored by Navy Federal Credit Union, USAA and 5 Star Nutrition.
*No Navy endorsement implied. 

*Assets, demonstrations and activities are subject to change.

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Naval Station Norfolk 2024 Fleet Fest Ship Tours

Fleet Fest ship tours are on the USS Dwight D Eisenhower (CVN 73) and USS Gonzalez (DDG 66), and Coast Guard assets from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  The ship tour line will be cut off promptly at 4:30 p.m.


Naval Station Norfolk 2024 Fleet Fest Chili Cook-Off, Concessions & Craft Beer

The 2024 Fleet Fest includes food concessions, craft beer garden featuring local breweries and of course the annual Command Chili Cook-Off Challenge with free tastings. The Fleet Fest Chili Cook-Off is taking place Saturday, October 19 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Enter your command into Naval Station Norfolk's Command Chili Cook-Off!

For more information, please call 757-322-2316 or send an email. ‚Äč

Naval Station Norfolk 2024 Fleet Fest Activities, Entertainment & Static Displays

There are a variety of things to do, activities and entertainment at this year’s Fleet Fest. Featured activities include live entertainment, a kid’s area, static aircraft displays, Coast Guard search and rescue demonstration, Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal Dive Tank, Landing Craft Air Cushion fly in demonstration, and more. 

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