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Music in the Meadow: U.S. Navy Band

June 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm


The United States Navy Concert Band returns to the U.S. National Arboretum on June 11 at 2 PM for the Music in the Meadow Concert Series, hosted by the Friends of the National Arboretum. Sunday’s concert is a family-friendly event, featuring a wide variety of works: American favorites such as John Williams’s “Midway March” and Leonard Bernstein’s “West Side Story” alongside Gustav Holst’s iconic “First Suite in E-Flat” as well as a virtuosic reimagining of Tchaikovsky’s “Violin Concerto” performed by clarinetist MU1 Amy Eich.

Enjoy a picnic while you listen to music from the Concert Band next to the Capitol Columns. You are welcome to bring your own picnic. Dogs are allowed on a leash.

Registration is not required for this free event, but please register to let us know you’re coming and so you can receive event updates.

Use the R Street Entrance for easy access: 2400 R Street NE, Washington, DC 20002