National Memorial Day Concert

The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) will present the National Memorial Day Concert live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol from 8-9:30 p.m., ET, on Sunday, May 27, 2018. Actors Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise will host the proceedings. 2018 marks the 150th anniversary of Memorial Day, originally known as Decoration Day and first commemorated at Arlington National Cemetery.

The concert will also be live streamed on PBS as well as You Tube and Facebook. It will be available in video on demand May 28 to June 10, 2018. Please check your local television listings for the correct time and date of airing in your area.

For more information, visit the PBS website. For more on Memorial Day activities and history, visit’s Memorial Day section.