Jon Bon Jovi at the stage at the 2021 Salute to Freedom event, addressing guests.

Fundraising Events

Fundraising events at the Intrepid Museum support educational experiences for more than 30,000 students each year, dynamic STEM content, free programs for veterans and military families, powerful exhibitions and the preservation of the historic artifacts and collections in the Museum’s care.


Salute to Freedom Gala

The annual Salute to Freedom gala is held during Fleet Week each year and recognizes the extraordinary leadership and honors the brave men and women who serve our nation. A formal and prestigious dinner, the gala is attended by Museum supporters, trustees, military and government officials and VIPs. 


Intrepid Museum president Susan Marenoff-Zausner is speaking at a podium at the Museum's gala event with guests at tables seated nearby.
Become a Donor

A gift in any amount provides critical financial support as we restore new spaces, create innovative exhibits and provide dynamic educational programs. 


Douglas F4D Skyray at restoration hangar