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Twilight Tattoo

Twilight Tattoo is an hour-long 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 Chorus, The U.S. Army Band Downrange, and The U.S. Army Voices; The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps; and The U.S. Army Drill Team.

The 2019 Twilight Tattoo season of performances begin May 1 and will run most Wednesdays and Thursdays through July 31. Pre-ceremony pageantry and music by The U.S. Army Band “Pershing’s Own” begins at 6:30 p.m. and the tattoo starts at 7 p.m. Get there early to clear security and get a seat!

Performances are on Summerall Field on the Fort Myer portion of Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall in Arlington, Virginia. Venue locations may change due to inclement weather; there is a contingency plan in place. Dates and times are subject to change. Please check the Twilight Tattoo homepage prior to attending a specific performance.

2019 Twilight Tattoo Dates

  • Wednesday, May 1 at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 8 at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 9 at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 15 at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 16 at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 22 at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 23 at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 29 at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 30 at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 5 at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 6 at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 12 at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 13 at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 19 at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 26 at 7 p.m.
  • NO SHOWS JUNE 27-JULY 16
  • Wednesday, July 17 at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 24 at 7 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 31 at 7 p.m.

This performance is free and open to the public. Bleacher seating is on a first-come, first served basis. For more information on group reservations, contact the U.S. Army Military District of Washington at (202) 685-2888 or email them at: usarmy.mcnair.mdw.mbx.jfhq-ncr-pao-web-events-omb@mail.mil Please provide group name, city and state, size of group, and a point of contact.

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