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June 1, 2019
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Time Details:
Activities begin at noon and continue until about 10:00 PM.
Eisenhower Presidential Library campus
200 SE Fourth Street
Abilene, KS 67410
By donation
Symphony at Sunset concert at Eisenhower Presidential Library
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Symphony at Sunset - 75th D-Day Commemoration Concert and Activities

Saturday, June 1, 2019

The 2019 concert will observe the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings in World War II. Spend the afternoon and evening on the campus of the Eisenhower Presidential Library in Abilene, Kansas. Noon - Military re-enactors, children's activities, food vendors open; Noon - Pop-Up Museum: Personal World War II artifacts, photos and memorabilia on display. 3:30 - World War II veteran Louis Graziano speaking at the Visitors Center; 6:30 & 8 p.m. - Fort Riley Mounted Color Guard demonstration; 6:50 - Jayhawk Commemorative Air Force Flyover: World War II-era airplanes. Library steps: 5:30 p.m. - Everyday Lights concert; 7:00 p.m. - Fort Riley's 1st Infantry Division Band; 8:30 p.m. - Salina Symphony performance. Bring lawn chairs, blankets, sunscreen and bug spray! Some folding chairs will be available. Rain location is Abilene High