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U.S. Marines Sunset Parade

  • Date: Jun 14 - Aug 09, 2022

A one hour performance, the Sunset Parade features the music of "The Commandant's Own", The United States Marine Drum and Bugle Corps and precision drill by the Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon.

The Sunset Parade is open to the public at no charge. Reservations are not necessary. The Marine Corps War Memorial and surrounding lawns provide ample room for guests to bring lawn chairs for an informal viewing. No other type of seating is available, except for invited guests of the Parade Reviewing Officials.


Reservations are not required to attend Tuesday Sunset Parades at the Marine Corps War Memorial.

Be sure to bring your lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy the parade from the lawns surrounding the Memorial.

For more information on the Tuesday Sunset Parades, click here.

  • Tuesday, June 28
  • Tuesday, July 5
  • Tuesday, July 12
  • Tuesday, July 19
  • Tuesday, July 26
  • Tuesday, August 2
  • Tuesday, August 9
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  • Marine Corps War Memorial
  • Route 50 near Arlington National Cemetery Arlington
  • Arlington, VA 222101