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To commemorate the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 and the writting of the Star-Spangled Banner, the US Navy, Marines and Coast Guard in collaboration with partners and local State, County and Citiy official, put on special events all over America in 2012, and has future events in planning for 2013, 2014, and 2015.

Explore the 2012 events on the map below. Use the category, state, city and other selectors to narrow the list.

Once you click on an event icon, a window will open including a link that will take you to more specific information about the scheduled activities and resources at that location.

In the menu at left, click on the event city name for photos of US Navy, Coast Guard, international naval, and Tall Ships at 2012 events, as well as participating US Navy Sailors, US Marines, and US Coast Guardsmen.


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NOLA Navy Week - New Orleans, LA: April 17-23, 2012
Fleet Week Port Everglades 2012 - Fort Lauderdale, FL: April 25-30, 2012
Portland Rose Festival Fleet Week 2012 - Portland, OR: May 2012
Fleet Week New York 2012 - New York, NY: May 23 - 30, 2012
OpSail Virginia, Virginia Beach and Norfolk, VA - Norfolk/Virginia Beach, VA: June 1 - 12, 2012
Star-Spangled Sailabration - Baltimore, MD: June 13 - 19, 2012
Naval Exercise - C2F International Exercise: June 20 - 29, 2012
Boston Harborfest 2012 - Boston, MA: June 30 - July 6, 2012
OpSail 2012 CT - New London, CT: July 7 - 9, 2012
Seattle Seafair Fleet Week 2012 - Seattle, WA: August 2012
Navy Week - Milwaukee, WI: August 8 - 13, 2012
Fleet Week San Diego 2012 - San Diego, CA: September, 2012
Navy Week - Chicago, IL: August 15 - 20, 2012
Navy Week - Toledo, OH: August 22 - 27, 2012
Navy Week - Cleveland, OH: August 27 - September 4, 2012
Navy Week - Detroit, MI / Windsor, ON: September 5 - 10, 2012
Navy Week - Buffalo, NY: September 12-17, 2012
Fleet Week San Francisco 2012 - San Francisco, CA: October 2012

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