All Hands On Deck party set for April 25

Published On: Apr 04 2012 10:45:11 AM EDT   Updated On: Apr 04 2012 11:16:49 AM EDT

Fleet Week will kick off with an All Hands On Deck party at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on April 25.

More than 2,500 men and women of the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard will participate in the 22nd annual celebration.

The Navy band Pride will entertain guests during a synchronized fireworks display at 9 p.m.

This year's ships include:

This year's Fleet Week Port Everglades will commemorate the bicentennial of the War of 1812.

The celebration begins at Seminole Paradise at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 25.

The event is free to the public.