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New Orleans Navy Week
From Tuesday, April 17 2012 -  12:00am
To Sunday, April 22 2012 - 11:59pm
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Tall ships and military vessels from around the world and the nation will descend upon New Orleans during NOLA Navy Week, April 17-23, 2012. A full week of rare opportunity and interactive fun is planned for the public. The week will also bring two Blue Angels air shows, for the first time, over the shores of Lake Pontchartrain.

The event will also be celebrating the 200th anniversary of theWar of 1812 and the Bicentennial of the Star Spangled Banner.

NOLA Navy Week is a kickoff to a three year commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812 that will also end in New Orleans in 2015.
Location : New Orleans, Louisiana
Contact : New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corp / (504) 491-5330
Website: www.neworleansonline.com