Enjoy a concert of WWI era songs. The 42nd Infantry Division Band is the musical ambassador for the 42nd Infantry Division (Mechanized), New York Army National Guard. The band has a long proud history dating back to the First World War, providing music to troops and civic events from its founding right up to the present day.
This special event will take place on the outdoor stage of The Egg Performing Arts Center on Empire State Plaza. Following the concert at 1:30 p.m, there will be a special "A Spirit of Sacrifice" gallery tour with Senior Historian and Curator Aaron Noble at the NYS Museum. The Museum is closed on Mondays, but you can attend this 1:30 p.m. special gallery tour by registering at Museum's Main Lobby desk on the day of the event.