Date(s) - 11/11/2020
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Battleship IOWA Museum and The Veterans National Entertainment Workshop will observe Veterans Day with an online concert featuring U.S. military veteran performers from around the country singing popular songs of unity, togetherness, and friendship. The concert, which begins at 7:30 p.m., will also feature a special performance by world-famous opera singer, Renée Fleming, and salutes to our veterans from several celebrities including Rich Little, Tanya Acker and more. Comedian BJ Lange, U.S. Air Force retired, will host the program. Songs will include popular rock, folk, and pop covers by the Beatles, Andrew Gold, Matisyahu, and more. Before the concert, there will be a drive-through care package event from 5-7 p.m. including practical items as well as “thank you” gifts to support local veterans in need during this pandemic. To watch the concert, visit the Battleship USS IOWA website and Facebook page and Veterans National Entertainment Workshop website and Facebook page.