Sat, Feb 11|
USS Yorktown at Patriot's Point
Winter Trip - Patriot's Point
Become a United States sailor aboard the historic USS Yorktown by participating in Operation Overnight!
Time & Location
Feb 11, 11:00 AM – Feb 12, 3:00 PM
USS Yorktown at Patriot's Point, 40 Patriots Point Rd, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464, USA
About the Event
About the trip:
- Due to our scouts EXCELLENT fundraising efforts, Pack 504 is able to subsidize some of the cost!
- Sign ups are completed on a first come, first served basis and the last Day to Register is January 1st, 2023. We currently have 50 spaces held but more may be available on a best-efforts basis.
- All participants staying overnight on the ship must be at least 6 years old. Children under 6 are welcome to participate in daytime programming but will not be allowed to spend the night on the ship.
- Food: Pack 504 will provide Dinner on the ship Saturday night. Likely Pizza!
- Patriots Point Operation Overnight (official website)
- Download Sailors Booklet Operation Overnight 2022
- Download Operation Overnight Expectations and Need-to-Know
What is the overnight program?
Become a United States sailor aboard the historic USS Yorktown by participating in Operation Overnight. During your adventure, you’ll walk among some of our military’s most notable airplanes and ships while learning what life was like for Navy sailors. You’ll sleep in traditional Navy berthing compartments and eat meals in one of the ship’s many galleys. While aboard, you’ll hear stories of heroism and experience the WWII aircraft carrier like no other as you go behind the scenes to Live Like a Sailor.
What is included:
- Admission to the museum to tour the USS YORKTOWN, USS LAFFEY, Vietnam Experience, and Medal of Honor Museum
- Interactive and educational “Live Like a Sailor” program
- Ability to sleep where sailors slept
- Operation Overnight patch
- Scavenger Hunt
- Free parking
Reminder that children must be at least 6 years old to stay on the ship.