Toledo Navy Week
International Park / Aug 20-26
Commemorate the Bicentennial of the War of 1812 and the region's pivotal role in the Battle of Lake Erie as the US Navy brings a small fleet of ships into port on the Maumee River in Downtown Toledo. Over 70 community events will take place from August 20-26 to honor the legacy of this under-appreciated was as well as highlight the continuing effors of the US Navy and their mission of maritime peace and security. Everyday will have different activites for history buffs off all ages including performances by the US Navy Band, meet & greets with enlisted sailors and educational presentations. Don't miss the Arrival of the Ships CEremondy on Thursday. The public will be allowed to take tours of the USS DeWert, USS Hurricane and a replica of Commodoroe Oliver Hazard Perry's Flagship Niagara. For a full list of events visit the website.