Free concerts are held throughout the summer along the Plaza at National Harbor, the waterfront development located along the Potomac River in Prince George's County, Maryland just minutes from downtown Washington, DC. National Harbor is a fun place to visit and the concerts are family-friendly.
Military Sunset Concert Series
Visitors and local residents enjoy free outdoor musical performances by bands from the nation’s Armed Forces, on Saturday nights from 7 to 8 pm. Bring a picnic blanket and enjoy the concert, or dine al fresco at waterfront restaurants like Rosa Mexicano, Redstone American Grill, McLoone’s Pier House and more. The world-class performances by bands from the nation’s Armed Forces -- Air Force, Army, Navy, Marines feature a range of genres including jazz, standards, rhythm & blues, classic rock, adult contemporary, pop, country and bluegrass, as well as patriotic favorites and original material.
Dates: May 14-September 24, 2016
May 14 - U.S. Navy Commodores
May 21 - U.S. Navy Cruisers
May 28 - US Air Force Bands Celtic Aire and Airmen of Note (1-8pm)
June 4 - US Air Force Concert Band & Singing Sergeants
June 11 - US Navy Band Country Current
June 18 - US Air Force Concert Band
June 25 - US. Air Force Strings
July 2 - US Air Force Band Airmen of Note
July 9 - US Air Force Singing Sergeants
July 16 - US Air Force Concert Band
July 23 - US Air Force Singing Sergeants
July 30 - US Air Force Band Airmen of Note
August 6 - US Air Force Singing Sergeants
August 13 - US Air Force Band Airmen of Note
August 20 - US Air Force Concert Band
August 27 - US Air Force Band Airmen of Note
Sept 3 - To Be Announced
Sept 10 - US Navy Sea Chanters
Sept 17 - US Air Force Bands Singing Sergeants and Airmen of Note
Sept 24 - U.S.
Getting to National Harbor
National Harbor is accessible from I-95/I-495, I-295, the Woodrow Wilson Bridge, and by water taxi from Washington, DC, Old Town Alexandria, Mount Vernon, and Georgetown. Public transportation is available by the NH-1 Metrobus with a direct route from the Branch Avenue Metro Station. See a map and learn more about transportation to National Harbor
Parking: National Harbor has three public parking garages with convenient Pay-on-Foot machines. Rates begin at $2 for the first hour and reach a daily maximum of $10.
- Fleet Garage: Entrance located on Fleet Street
- Mariner Garage: Entrance located on Mariner Passage
- St. George Garage: Entrance located on St. George Blvd
About National Harbor
National Harbor is a mixed-use community, built by the Peterson Companies, includes hotels, restaurants, retail stores, condominiums, a full-service marina, a convention center, and commercial office space. See a guide to the Top Things to Do at National Harbor