On the eve of Memorial Day, a star-studded lineup will grace the stage for one of PBS’ highest-rated programs. For over 25 years, this multiple-award-winning television event has honored the military service and sacrifice of all our men and women in uniform, their families at home, and those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for…
May 27, 2022 · The 33rd annual National Memorial Day Concert airs Sunday, May 29 at 7:00 pm and 8:30 pm on WTTW, featuring musical performances and tributes to people who have served in the armed forces. This year also marks the 100th anniversary of the Lincoln Memorial, which will be celebrated during the concert by Gary Sinise. Meet the other performers below.
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Jun 30, 2022 · The festival will be open on the National Mall from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. between 7th and 12th Streets. For more information, please visit: www.festival.si.edu or call 202-633-6440. National Independence Day Parade– Constitution Avenue NW from 7th Street to 17th Street NW 11:45 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Jun 01, 2022 · At least 47 people were shot over the Memorial Day weekend, including nine people who were killed. Both those totals were well above the 2021 totals. So far in 2022, police have recovered 4,664 illegal firearms — an average of more than 30 per day — including 404 assault weapons and 326 unserialized ghost guns.
Jun 23, 2022 · The 42nd annual A Capitol Fourth, the long-running Independence Day celebration, will be broadcast on PBS July 4 beginning at 8 PM ET; check local listings. The program will also stream on YouTube ...