The Commanding Officer and Crew of USS Constitution invite you to enter into the annual Independence Day Underway lottery for a unique opportunity to go aboard America’s Ship of State as she goes out into Boston Harbor on July 4th, 2019. Entries must be received by midnight, May 15. Drawing is scheduled for June 3.
The 150 lottery winners will engage with active-duty Sailors throughout the turnaround cruise to gain an understanding of the Navy’s enduring mission, learn of Constitution’s historic legacy and enjoy one of America’s finest cities from the sea. Each winner is allowed up to one additional guest. All passengers must be at least eight years of age and be physically able to travel up and down steep ladder wells and stand for prolonged periods of time exposed to the environment, rain or shine. Attendees age 18 and older must possess a state or federally issued ID.
Lottery entries are limited to one per household. All winners are asked to provide their own transportation and lodging accommodations while visiting the Charlestown Navy Yard, MA.
Not selected for the lottery? Consider joining the USS Constitution Museum and Boston Harbor Cruises for an Underway Spectacular. As we follow alongside USS Constitution in Boston Harbor, hear thrilling tales of her victories, witness a 21-gun salute towards Castle Island, and dine on an amazing menu designed by acclaimed Boston chef Barbara Lynch. Museum Members can receive $10 off their ticket by using promo code “OLDIRONSIDES19” online or by mentioning the discount over the phone or in person.