The Navy Memorial hosts Concerts on the Avenue, the popular summer concert series held on the Memorial’s outdoor plaza.
A variety of the U.S. Navy Band’s musical groups is set to perform every Tuesday at 7:30 pm from June 4 to August 20.
The complimentary series begins with Navy Band’s premier ensemble, The Commodores.
Also on Tuesday, June 4, in honor of the anniversary of The Battle of Midway, the United States Navy Memorial will hold a commemorative ceremony and book lecture. Beginning at 9am, the ceremony will feature Navy, Coast Guard and Marine Corps leadership, Midway Veterans and the Navy Band and a joint service Ceremonial Guard. A reception will be held in the Naval Heritage Center after the ceremony. Following the reception, editor Thomas Hone will read from his latest compilation of stories, The Battle of Midway: The Naval Institute Guide to the U.S. Navy’s Greatest Victor at 12pm.
Washington, DC 20004