of Commissioning Celebration and Former Crew Reunion
UPDATE: Due to COVID concerns, the 30th Anniversary Celebration is rescheduled to the weekend of July 4, 2022.
See update from Association President on the reschedule
Tentative schedule for the reunion:
|Friday||July1||Ship transit to Waterside|
|Friday||July1||Welcome Reception– No Host Bar||Blue Moon Tap House|
|Saturday||July 2||Picnic||TBD – Red Wing Park?|
|Saturday||July 2||Top Golf||5444 Greenwich Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462|
|Saturday||July 2||1800||Dinner||Marriott Waterside|
|Sunday||July 3||1030||Memorial Service||Ship @ Nauticus Pier|
|Sunday||July 3||Top Golf||5444 Greenwich Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462|
|Monday||July 4||Ship Reception & Fireworks||Ship @ Nauticus Pier|
|Tuesday||July 5||Farewell Breakfast||Marriott Waterside|
|Tuesday||July 5||Ship transit to Navsta|
|Open||Vietnam Memorial Battleship Wisconsin||Nauticus|
|TBD||Golf||TBD – Red Wing Park?|
|TBD||Tides Game – if in town||Harbor Park Stadium|
For the celebration weekend, an Arleigh Burke class Destroyer is expected to be docked at the Half Moon Cruise Ship Terminal (near Nauticus).
Marriott Waterside has a limited number of rooms at the excellent rate of
$129 now $159 / night. Make your hotel reservations ASAP!
Marriott Room Cancellation Policy for our Group is 48 hours prior to Check In Time on the day of arrival, so there is no risk to making a reservation now and canceling if your plans change.
Reservations may be made by using this link or contact the Marriott Waterside directly at 757-627-4200 and mention USS Arleigh Burke Association Reunion.
Reservations made for the Oct 2021 event are being rolled forward to July 2022. Contact Marriott directly if you need to further adjust your reservation for the new dates.
We look forward to seeing many Arleigh Burke Shipmates from across her 30 years of Commissioned Service.
Revised sign up sheets for the new dates will be posted by Jan 2022. If you signed up for the prior dates, we are rolling your form forward. If you signed up previously, and now cannot attend, please contact us.