Maryland Fleet Week and Flyover
September 10 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
MARYLAND FLEET WEEK AND FLYOVER BALTIMORE USHERS IN-PERSON EVENTS BACK TO BALTIMORE!
SEPTEMBER 7-13, 2022
Maryland Fleet Week and Flyover Baltimore 2022 celebrates the rich maritime traditions of the Chesapeake Bay and the contributions of Marylanders to the defense of the nation. This biennial event is back IN-PERSON and better than ever! Residents and tourists alike will delight in the Fleet, the Flyovers and the Festivals as they have done in the past. Event goers will thrill in hearing (and feeling) the roar of mighty jets as they soar overhead during a series of flyovers, while U.S. and foreign Navy vessels will be ready for boarding visitors at the Inner Harbor, Fells Point and North Locust Point. The Fleet Week Festival returns as a fun, free, family-oriented event, featuring live music, food and drinks, a kid’s area, historical and educational exhibits, demonstrations and special events all throughout the weekend.
Bring your family, friends and colleagues to enjoy Maryland Fleet Week and Flyover Baltimore, presented by Historic Ships in Baltimore, a program of Living Classrooms Foundation; U.S. Navy, Sail Baltimore, the State of Maryland and City of Baltimore as well as many other partners.
EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, UNLESS NOTED.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10
9am-4 pm– Open House at Martin State Airport in Baltimore County- Event includes meet and greets with pilots, military aircraft displays, musical entertainment by Navy bands, souvenirs and food vendors.
10am- 5 pm– Fleet- U.S., British, Canadian and Danish vessels open for public touring (Inner Harbor, Fells Point, North Locust Point). For transportation information, please refer to on-line schedules for Charm City Circulator and MTA buses.
10am- 6pm– Flyover Baltimore- Various military aircraft will conduct flyovers hourly and all be visible from the Inner Harbor. (schedule subject to change)
10:30 am– Kids on the Bay Parade (a razzle-dazzle display featuring mermaids, pirates and local mascots) Parade will gather around 10:30 am and kick-off the opening of the festival at 11 am. (Inner Harbor Promenade)
11am-7pm – Fleet Week Festival- Enjoy the Fleet, Food, Fun, Entertainment, Family Activities & More! (Inner Harbor)
11am-5pm– Defenders’ Day Commemoration at Fort McHenry – Programming will include ranger talks, living history, and other special happenings. (Fort McHenry)
6pm-9pm – Defenders’ Day Evening Program- Defenders’ Day Evening Program- Join the U.S. Army, National Park Service & Friends of Fort McHenry, a program of Living Classrooms Foundation, as they celebrate the successful Defense of Baltimore with music and other activities! This event culminates in a rousing Fireworks display to be enjoyed over the ramparts of Fort McHenry. (Fort McHenry)