National Memorial Day Concert
Sunday, May 25 at 7 pm
Broadcast live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., this year's concert will be led for the third year by co-hosts Gary Sinise and Tony Award-winner Joe Mantegna, who have dedicated themselves to veterans' causes and supporting our troops on duty. Actor and highly decorated World War II veteran Charles Durning will also be recognized for his bravery and sacrifice in a tribute to the "greatest generation" who stepped forward in a time of need.
Performers include: Sarah Brightman, Gladys Knight, John Schneider and Rodney Atkins.
Here’s a clip of co-host Joe Mantegna talking about the importance of this annual American tradition.