When: April 17-23 2012
A small fleet of U.S. Navy ships and tall ships pull into port for a week of events and activities. Locals can visit ships, meet sailors, watch Blue Angel air shows, listen to Navy bands, try out Navy simulator games and much more. New Orleans Navy Week begins a three-year celebration of the centennial of the War of 1812. Visit www.navyweek.org/neworleans2012 for details. April 16-23.