The Peninsula Concert Band presents the first of two free summer concerts of popular favorites, marches and show tunes on Tuesday, June 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the Williamsburg Library Theatre, 515 Scotland Street. Doors will open at 7 p.m. for this performance, which is presented as part of the library’s Dewey Decibel Concert Series. While the concert is free, donations to support the band will be accepted. For more information visit www.wrl.org or call (757) 259-4070. The band will perform another concert later in the summer on Tuesday, August 4.
The Peninsula Concert Band is now in its 59th year of performing in the Tidewater area. The band is a non-profit organization chartered to serve the Peninsula cities. Its members come from local military bands as well as the ranks of civilian musicians. The band has presented a variety of concerts over the years, including at churches, dedications, graduations, retirement communities, An Occasion for the Arts, and Newport News Centennial celebrations.