National Memorial Day Concert and A Capitol Fourth 2018

This grant supports production of the 2018 Memorial Day and Fourth of July live concert performances on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol. The two 90-minute programs, the National Memorial Day Concert and A Capitol Fourth, will be broadcast nationally on PBS, promoted through social media and available online. A Capitol Fourth will also be available to NPR member stations across the country to broadcast or stream on their websites.



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Capital Concerts, Inc.
Washington, DC


Food & Drink, Customs, Rituals, Stories & Traditions
Music & Dance
Veterans & Military Service