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Exhibits & Events Sponsorships

There are a number of sponsorship opportunities available, from new exhibitions, fundraising events, corporate receptions, WinterFest on the Wisconsin,  Frisky on the Wisky, Steel Beach Barbecue Classic, Nauticus educational theme days, naming opportunities and more.

For more information on how you can support our exhibits and events, please contact Rehn West, Development Director, 757-664-1011

Support the Foundation

Your generous support enables the Museum, now and in the future, to fulfill its mission of benefiting our community through education, impactful experiences and by sharing access to maritime resources.

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Become a Member

Members who join at the Educator Level help sustain Nauticus’ exhibitions, innovative programs, collections and history of our natural waterways. Members at the Educator Level  receive all memberships benefits plus exclusive amenities.

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Sail Nauticus Frisky on the Wisky

Enjoy delicious tastings and specialty drinks from local restaurants and vendors, live entertainment, dancing, games, silent auction and more with the best view in Downtown Norfolk!

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Steel Beach Barbecue Classic

Join us for our annual Steel Beach Barbecue Classic aboard the Battleship Wisconsin as some of Hampton Roads’ best barbecue joints compete to win over your taste buds. PLUS, enjoy newly opened spaces, local brews, wine, live entertainment and more!

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WinterFest on the Wisconsin

The goal of WinterFest on the Wisconsin is to provide a magical and unique holiday experience for families aboard the historic Battleship Wisconsin. All proceeds directly support the restoration, preservation and interpretation aboard the ship.

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