Because of precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Battleship is not hosting private events at this time, but we are happy to welcome visitors to tour the Battleship under new procedures in place to protect staff and visitors. Click here for details.

Rent the Ship and/or Battleship Park for weddings, birthday parties, receptions, corporate meetings, concerts, festivals and more!

The photo gallery below captures endearing photos of beautiful and elegant weddings at the most unique setting in Wilmington, the Battleship NORTH CAROLINA. The breathtaking view of downtown Wilmington adds extra ambiance to your already momentous day.

The Knot has also named the venue a Unique Reception Site. You can see more here:

Call 910-399-9111 or email Danielle Wallace for more information, pricing and availability. All events on the ship include tables and chairs. For events at Battleship Park, it is required that all rental furniture, tents, etc. be provided by you.

The Battleship NORTH CAROLINA is also honored to extend a gratis site for traditional military ceremonies such as re-enlistments, retirements, promotions and memorial celebrations. Please call 910-399-9101 or email Shelly Robinson for reservations.

Also a popular filming location, we have hosted Revolution, Ghost Hunters, One Tree Hill, Japanese Public Television, Discovery Channel and a variety of other productions. To view more productions, click here.

If you are interested in filming aboard the Ship, please contact the Marketing Director at 910-399-9112.

Click here to see other pictures of the different events that can be held both on the Battleship and at Battleship Park.