The American Freedom Foundation is back to host the 7th Annual American Freedom Festival San Diego presented by Kaplan University aboard the fabulous USS Midway on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 7:30pm. This annual benefit concert, which brings awareness to the service and sacrifice of our veterans, military service members and their families, will raise money for local San Diego military charities: USO, Support The Enlisted Project [STEP] and San Diego Armed Services YMCA.
The annual Party of the Year features the World’s Greatest Rock ‘n Roll All-Star Band, World Classic Rockers. Brought back by popular demand, these former members of Lynyrd Skynyrd, Steppenwolf, Journey, Boston and Santana will be performing such classic rock hits as: BORN TO BE WILD, MORE THAN A FEELING, SWEET HOME ALABAMA, BLACK MAGIC WOMAN, SEPARATE WAYS, DON’T LOOK BACK, FREE BIRD, MAGIC CARPET RIDE, GIMME THREE STEPS, ROCK ‘N ROLL BAND, FREE BIRD, ANYWAY YOU WANT IT, WHAT’S YOUR NAME, HERE I GO AGAIN, and more!
There is no better way to kick off the Memorial Day weekend than with World Classic Rockers, who will rock you 'till you drop in support of our men and women of America's armed forces. Don't miss this annual benefit concert honoring and paying tribute to those who served.
What Time Does the Concert Start?
Doors Open at 6:30pm. Concert starts promptly at 7:30pm. Concert will end at 10:00p.
Where Do It Enter The USS Midway?
Please use Brows 3 and 4 to enter. Please note: Anyone visibly intoxicated will not be allowed on board nor refunded for their ticket. No outside alcohol will be permitted. Guests bags and I.Ds will be checked at the door.
Is there a "Security Policy" at the USS Midway?
To ensure our guests’ safety and to get everyone aboard as quickly as possible, please note the new safety measures now in effect aboard Midway. Safety personnel will conduct a bag search of all guests at all entrances before boarding Midway.
Guests with special-event tickets will be permitted to carry the following:
· Clear-plastic bags or clear-plastic totes
· Small clutch or wallet, neither to exceed 7” in length
Prohibited items include, but are not limited to the following:
· Glass containers
· Backpacks, purses, briefcases, luggage
Are there ID requirements?
Please be prepared to show ID when boarding the USS Midway.
Is there an age limit to enter the event?
There is no age limit to enter event. However, any children occupying a seat will need a ticket.
Is there Handicapped Accessible Seating?
Handicapped Accessible Seating is available in the PINK section, Section 1. Please let us know if you need Handicapped Accessible Seating so we may assist you.
What are my parking options at the event?
Parking is available right next to the USS Midway on the Navy Pier. Parking at the Midway is $10 per vehicle. (website: http://www.midway.org/Directions-Parking has more information)
What can/can't I bring to the event?
You can't bring any food or drink aboard the USS Midway.
Where there be food/drinks available during the event?
Yes. Concessions will be available for purchase at the concert. The following will be for sale: Chicken sandwich, burger, garden burger, hotdog, churro, pretzel with cheese, candy, chips, cookies, soda, water, iced tea, coffee, and lemonade. Bar: Beer, wine, mixed drinks.
Does my ticket to the American Freedom Festival San Diego get me admission to the USS Midway Museum?
No. If you would like to visit the USS Midway Museum, you must purchase a USS Midway Museum ticket. The USS Midway Museum closed promptly at 5pm.
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
If this becomes a need, please contact us at number or email below.
What is your refund policy?
Tickets are non-refundable. All ticket sales are final at the end of the purchase transaction and there are no refunds or exchanges.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please call AFF San Diego hotline (619) 398-8241 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
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American Freedom Foundation
AFF is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization which honors, serves and supports our veterans, military service members, and their families by creating awareness and building support of their service, sacrifice and needs through partnerships with military focused organizations.