Fort Rosecrans Goes to War!

Mark your calendars for an event-filled weekend commemorating Fort Rosecrans’ role in the start of World War II.  Click on the image below for all the details.



Fort Rosecrans Goes to War

December 6-7, 2014

Program Schedule

All Weekend 9:30am – 3:00pm – Tour the military encampment and bunker

Saturday December 6, 2014

9:00am – Park Opens – (coffee and doughnut service for donation)

9:15am – Presentation of Colors (traffic circle)

10:00-2:00pm – Lady Liberty Vintage Car Show (1:30 winners announced)

11:00am – Flyover, Air Raid Re-enactment

11:30am – 1:30pm – Mess Hall Style Lunch (suggested donation)

1:00pm – Flyover, Air Raid Re-enactment

2:00pm – “WWII Comes to San Diego” oral history presentation by Dedi Ridenouer

5:00pm – Park Closes

Sunday December 7, 2014

7:30am – Park Opens

8:30am – Presentation of colors (traffic circle)

9:30am – 73rd Pearl Harbor Day Commemoration Ceremony, live broadcast from Hawaii (auditorium & visitor center)

11:30am – 1:30pm – Mess Hall Lunch (suggested donation)

2:00pm –  “Blackout at Battery Cliff” a production by Tim West, CNM Artist in Residence

1700 – Park Closes

* Programing may be subject to change

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