Arts Huntsville says farewell to U.S. Army Materiel Command Band at band’s final Concerts in the Park performance


Huntsville, AL – This Monday, June 25th, Arts Huntsville and Huntsville Department of Parks and Recreation will feature the U.S. Army Materiel Command Band for a special Armed Forces Week Concerts in the Park event. This will be the USAMC Band’s second-to-last performance, before their farewell concert at Bob Jones High School the following night.


“Arts Huntsville has considered it an honor to showcase the musical talent among the ranks of our armed forces at our events over the years,” said Allison Dillon-Jauken, Arts Huntsville executive director. “We are saddened by the news that they will be disbanding, but invite everyone to join us at Concerts in the Park to wish them farewell and send them off with the tremendous support of our community.”


The concert will begin at 6:30pm in the Von Braun Center South Hall and conclude at 8:30pm with support from Gold sponsors Brockwell Technologies, Huntsville International Airport, and IronMountain Solutions. There will also be bottled water available provided by Crystal Mountain and AUSA.


This week’s Concert is sponsored by AT&T with support from media partners Star 99.1, Rocket 95.1 and 98.1 The Beat.


Concerts in the Park is a 10-week free summer music series presented by Arts Huntsville and Huntsville Department of Parks & Recreation. You can see the full season performance lineup and list of food vendors at


Arts Huntsville is a non-profit organization founded in 1962 to stimulate and support community creativity and engagement by advancing the arts, entertainment and culture to enrich quality of life, education, and economic development in the greater Huntsville metropolitan region. With nearly 250 member arts organizations, individual artists, arts patrons, and other arts-minded non-profits, companies, and technical and professional organizations, Arts Huntsville focuses on four core program areas while serving as the service organization for area arts groups and individual artists, providing them with resources and tools to ensure their success.