This May the Holland American Legion Band is honored to be in Washington D.C. for Memorial Day week-end. They will perform three concerts, one at the WW II Monument. In addition, they will perform a brief ceremony and play taps at Lt. Col. Matt Urban's grave in Arlington National Cemetery.
Matt Urban is one of four Medal of Honor recipients from Holland.
2016 Summer Park Concerts
The 10 week series of free concerts in Kollen Park begins Tuesday, June 14, and continues through Tuesday, August 16. Concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. and are free to the public. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and join us for an evening of music and entertainment.
The August 2nd concert will be moved to Centennial Park in downtown as a special "back to our roots" performance, celebrating the location where the Legion Band gave their first several years of concerts after beginning in 1920.
INTERESTED IN JOINING US?
If you are an experienced musician of high school age or older and are interested in joining the Holland American Legion Band, contact either Thom Working, Director by e-mail or phone (616) 405-6460, or Kenni Blaauw, Executive Secretary by e-mail, or by the Contact Us page.