Hosted by the Port of Los Angeles, LA Fleet Week® event partners include the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marines, U.S. Coast Guard, Bob Hope USO, and Battleship IOWA.
LA Fleet Week is a FREE public event at America’s #1 port, featuring guided ship tours (reservations are highly suggested and equal front-of-the-line privileges), ship-viewing tours, military exhibits, aerial demonstrations, live music and entertainment, educational programs, food, and fireworks, from August 31 to September 3, 2018 (Labor Day Weekend) at various locations along the LA Waterfront, including the Los Angeles Cruise Terminal, Battleship IOWA, and Downtown Harbor in San Pedro, Calif., a harbor community located in the City of Los Angeles at the foot of the Harbor Freeway (I-110).
Fleet Week is an annual patriotic celebration where active military ships recently deployed in overseas operations dock in a major U.S. city for one week. Other popular Fleet Week destinations include San Diego, San Francisco and New York. In 2016, the Port of Los Angeles hosted the first official Fleet Week event, marking a new end-of-summer tradition for L.A.