• Twilight Tattoo performances begin at 7 PM. Pre-ceremony pageantry begins at 6:45 PM.
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Twilight Tattoo is an hour-long, live-action military pageant featuring Soldiers from The 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) and The U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own." Experience a glimpse into American history through performances by The U.S. Army Blues, vocalists from The U.S. Army Band Downrange and U.S. Army Band Voices, The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, and The U.S. Army Drill Team.
The United States Army Drill Team marches on the Jefferson Memorial Plaza for Twilight Tattoo

Twilight Tattoo Schedule 

The 2015 Twilight Tattoo showcase will begin April 29 and run through August 19, every Wednesday with the exception of July 1. The 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) and The U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own," will be supporting Fourth of July celebrations that week.

Twilight Tattoo will be performed on Summerall Field from April through June, and on Whipple Field from July through August. 

Salute from the Chief - Tuesday April 14 at 5:00 p.m. Conmy Hall, Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall.

Due to rain, tonight's show will be held indoors at Conmy Hall (Bldg. 241) on Sheridan Avenue on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall. Seating is limited and first come, first served basis.

On Tuesday, April 14 at 5:00 p.m. in Conmy Hall (Bldg. 241), the Chief of Staff of the Army General Ray Odierno will host a special Twilight Tattoo a "Salute from the Chief" to recognize four Americans for their outstanding service in support of the United States Army and award them with the Outstanding Civilian Award.

The award is the third-highest public service honor the Army can bestow upon a civilian. Gen Odierno will recognize the following awardees: Mr. Stephen Colbert, The Colbert Report; Mr. Bud Selig, Major League Baseball Commissioner; Mr. Morrill Worcester, Wreaths Across America; and Mr. Matthew Zames, Chief Operating Officer, JP Morgan Chase.

This event is free and open to the public.

Free to the Public

This performance is free and open to the public. For more information on group reservations, contact the U.S. Army Military District of Washington at (202) 685-2888 or email us. For directions to Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall please click here.

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