Free concert on March 4 part of 23-city tour

The U.S. Navy Band, which is currently on a 23-city tour of the U.S., will perform in Poughkeepsie on Thursday, March 4, at the Mid-Hudson Civic Center. The concert begins at 7 p.m.

The Navy Concert Band, the premier wind ensemble of the U.S. Navy, will play a variety of marches, patriotic selections, orchestral transcriptions and modern wind ensemble repertoire. As the original ensemble of the Navy Band, the concert band has been performing for nearly 90 years.

The free concerts are family friendly events meant to be entertaining to veterans, families, individuals and those interested in joining the Navy.

Admission is free but tickets are required. Call 845-424-5800 for information.

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