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Military Bands Summer Concert Series 2014 - U.S. Army Band

Event Location: 
United States Capitol
U.S. Army Band -  Friday Evenings and some Thursday Evenings

U.S. Army Band - Friday Evenings and some Thursday Evenings
June 6, 13, 20, 27
July 11, 18, 24, 25, 31
August 1, 7, 8, 14, 15

The 2014 series of concerts will be inaugurated by the Navy Band on Monday, June 2, 2014. All concerts start at 8 p.m. and are held on the U.S. Capitol West Front Steps (National Mall side) - weather permitting.

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