Today The exhibit “Art & Music in Times of War” at Patriots Point. Features mixed-media selections inspired by historic wartime events and people. Original paintings, prints, photography, vintage posters and ship/aircraft models. Exhibit open to public for the price of regular museum admission from 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. through June 10, with special $7 admission rates offered after 6:30 p.m. each day.
Sunday The 282nd U.S. Army Band from Fort Jackson will perform at 2 p.m. on the World War II-era aircraft carrier Yorktown at Patriots Point.
The band’s repertoire includes concert band, ceremonial band, marching band, jazz band, rock and country, and brass quartet pieces. Admission is free from 1-2 p.m. Parking is $5.
The 20th Fighter Wing from Shaw Air Force Base in Sumter will participate in a national anthem flyover during the Indianapolis 500. It is scheduled for noon over the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The event will be televised on ABC.
Monday First District U.S. Rep. Tim Scott will be the guest speaker at Summerville’s annual Memorial Day ceremony. American Legion Post 21 is hosting the ceremony at Summerville Cemetery (also known as Parks Cemetery) beginning at 10:30 a.m. Following the ceremony there will be a reception and fellowship at VFW Post 3433, at 10154 Bellwright Road, Summerville.
Part of the Piccolo Spoleto, the Men’s Chorus Memorial Day concert will include service anthems and patriotic songs honoring service men and women. It will take place at noon at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church, 142 Church St. Admission is $21 for adults and $16 for seniors and students; all ticket prices include a $1 per ticket box office surcharge. More information: 866-811-4111 or www.?piccolospoleto.com or www.cmchorus.com.
A joint concert by the Charleston and Columbia community bands will be performed at 3 p.m. in Marion Square to honor veterans. Free.