The annual Fort Meade Summer Concert Series will take place during the first four Saturdays in August at Constitution Park on Fort Meade. All shows start at 7 p.m. and are free and open to the public.

Each week, the U.S. Army Field Band will perform a new lineup of music that spans from modern pop to jazz classics. All performances are family friendly. A full schedule of events is listed at

“This is a must-see concert series,” said Lt. Col. Paul Bamonte, deputy commander of the band. “We have the best musicians in the world playing a variety of music that has something for everyone. From patriotic marches to pop and rock — we’ve got it covered, and it’s all free.”

The series will be held outdoors, and attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets for seating. In the event of inclement weather, concerts will be canceled and not rescheduled; all weather calls will be made by noon on the day of the concert and posted on

Visitors should enter Fort Meade via the main gate at Route 175 and Reece Road. All privately-owned vehicles are required to be licensed, registered, inspected and insured.