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top notch. allow enough time

we had Ft Sumter tickets for the 1:00 tour and did the Yorktown, and the adjacent sub and destroyer... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Mike W
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Great experience!

Involves a lot of walking and climbing up and down many stairs, so just be prepared. They do have... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
steph_2g
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Calhoun, Georgia
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First Aboard (GA) tickets start at $100 and include an all-inclusive full service bar and access to the indoor airplane hangar as well as access the outdoor fantail area (on the same level). Captain tickets start at $150 and offer everything under...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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40 Patriots Point Rd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-4377
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

we had Ft Sumter tickets for the 1:00 tour and did the Yorktown, and the adjacent sub and destroyer in the morning and 3 hours is not enough time. very interactive with gun turret simulation, tours of all 3 watercraft, Apollo 8 simulation, flight deck...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mike W
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Involves a lot of walking and climbing up and down many stairs, so just be prepared. They do have elevators if needed, but some areas are not accessible for wheel chairs. This was such a great experience with so much history. It really opens your...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank steph_2g
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Great experience for everyone looking for a unique evening. Lots of accessibility throughout the ship, multiple stages of back-to-back entertainment and creative production made this a NYE to remember! We did VIP and gained access to the rooftop flight deck. It was a cold night,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank glenncarter32689
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Best New Years Eve party ever. Absolutely loved it and will be back in 2018. This is a very unique party and it is fantastic experience.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank DC197918
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Best place for New Years Eve. The atmosphere was fantastic. The music was amazing and the food was delicious. Definitely be there 2018.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ann C
Reviewed 26 June 2018

What a way to ring in the new year, the Yorktown Countdown was nothing short of spectacular!! With stunning views of the Charleston harbor and the Ravenel bridge, the aircraft proved to be an unbeatable and truly unique venue. The party was very organized and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Brandie C
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Great experience celebrating NYE on such a historic aircraft carrier. We have been celebrating NYE at home for years until I heard so much about Yorktown Countdown in Charleston, so with family and friends we made plans to attend. The evening was a huge success...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Alice M
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I had a blast. Greatest view in Charleston to bring in the New Year. Great music and set up. I am not aware of any other parties that give the view and excitement of the Yorktown Countdown. Great way to see the aircraft carrier and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Yorktown Countdown What a blast! Tired of the same old NYE gig? We traveled with our friends 5 hours to Charleston in seek of an exciting NYE experience! And the Yorktown did not disappoint! The venue was amazing! The music was awesome from the live...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank bethb7142018
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I attended the Yorktown Countdown last year and LOVED it! My VIP experience was great and I will be attending again this upcoming year! 10/10 would recommend.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Taylor D
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