From official military ceremonies to public performances the 13th Army National Guard Band performs for a wide variety of audiences each year.
For additional information on upcoming public performances such as directions, time, and location please contact (954)893-5070 or e-mail us at 13th Army Band.
The 13th Army Band's official performance schedule can be viewed at the U.S. Army Bands website.
Below is a list of some of the 13th Army Bands past performances. Performances with photos or other multimedia are indicated next to the title.
December 2012 ~ Miami and Coral Gables
Once again the 13th Army Band was honored to perform in support of the Wounded Warrior Softball Team events. The rock band performed at Tropical Park and the ceremonial band at Mark Light Stadium.
December 2012 ~ Deerfield Beach
The Florida National Guard's 13th Army Band performed a patriotic concert on Pearl Harbor Day at the Deerfield Beach pier stage. The concert band was the premier group performing for a great crowd.
November 2012 ~ SOUTHCOM ~ NEWS
The ceremonial band, latin band (Sintonya), and jazz combo (The State of the State) performed during the change of command ceremony and evening events at the U.S. Southern Command headquarters. Defense Secretary Panetta and General Dempsey from the Joint Chiefs of Staff took part in the ceremony.
November 2012 ~ T.Y. Park, Hollywood
The Rock Band, Dog Face Soldier, performed during the second annual Veterans Day Barbecue. Those in attendance enjoyed rock and roll from the 80's to today.
November 2012 ~ Parrot Jungle, Miami
The ceremonial band performed for a very patriotic crowd at Parrot Jungle located on Watson Island in Miami Florida. It was a privilege to honor the WWII, Vietnam, and other wartime vets in attendance.
November 2012 ~ Hollywood
The city of Hollywood got to hear the Rock Band, Latin Band, and Concert Band in a Saturday night tribute during Veterans Day weekend. The 13th Army Band is looking forward to playing at the fabulous amphitheater at Young Circle again in the future.
October 2012 ~ St. Augustine ~ NEWS
The ceremonial band performed at the formal retreat ceremony for General McKinley on the parade field of the historic St. Francis Barracks in St. Augustine. General McKinley was a Florida National Guardsman and the first to serve on the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Governor Scott was also in attendance as part of the official party.
July 2012 ~ Guyana ~ NEWS
The 13th Army Band participated in a Subject Matter Expert Exchange with the Guyana Defense Forces (GDF) band in Guyana. In addition to the subject matter exchange there were multiple performances held for the Guyana public, military, and U.S. Embassy personnel.
July 2012 ~ Mount Dora
The Ceremonial Band performed a festive 4th of July show for the town of Mount Dora Florida. The towns patriotism was evident and the concert was followed by a great firework celebration.
July 2012 ~ Celebration PHOTOS
The Marching Band performed at the Independence Day Parade in Celebration, FL.
July 2012 ~ Shades of Green PHOTOS
The Brass Quintet and Ceremonial Band performed public concerts at the Shades of Green on Walt Disney World Resort. It was an honor playing for the many active service military, veterans, and their families.
June 2012 ~ Miami
The Ceremonial Band provided prelude and ceremonial music in this Salute to Heroes event which honored high school seniors who have joined the military. The event took place at Jungle Island and was highlighted by the mass searing in of over 200 military enlistees from the Army, Marines, Navy, and Air Force.
May 2012 ~ Ponte Vedra ~ PHOTOS ~ NEWS
The Players Championship Military Appreciation Day: The concert band and rock band performed for the crowd at The Players Championship Military Appreciation Day event. We were honored to be in attendance with General Craig McKinley, Chief of the National Guard Bureau, Wounded Warrior soldiers, and many other special guests.
March 2012 ~ Vero Beach
Patriotic Concert: The 13th Army Band performed to a packed audience at the Vero Beach High School Auditorium. The residents of the Vero Beach area were a great audience and left feeling even more patriotic then when they came.
January 2012 ~ Tallahassee ~ PHOTOS
National Guard Day: The 13th Army Band traveled to Tallahassee to participate in the Florida National Guard Day at the capitol. Other Florida military units were in attendance with displays showcasing new technologies, weapons, and military vehicles. The 13th Army Band was guest conducted by Governor Rick Scott, Colonel Gonzalez-Kerr of the 50th Regional Support Group, and 1SG Thomas of the 151st Army Band in Alabama.
January 2012 ~ Pembroke Pines
Patriotic Concert: In honor of the International Bandmaster's Fraternity, Phi Beta Mu, the 13th Army Band Concert Band performed a patriotic concert..
December 2012 ~ Miami
Wounded Warrior Softball Game: The Wounded Warrior Softball Team consists of soldiers who have sustained severe injuries resulting in amputation while serving in the military. The 13th Army Band was honored to support these soldiers during the opening ceremonies.
November 2011 ~ Sebring
Veteran's Day Celebration: The 13th Army Band traveled to Sebring Florida in support of their Veteran's Day memorial and celebration. The Ceremonial and Concert Band gave performances in the parade and a concert during a Veteran's Day Ceremony.
July 30, 2011 ~ Orlando
NGOA Conference: At this private event the 13th Army Bands Ceremonial Ensemble performed during the opening ceremonies of the National Guard Officers Association Conference.
July 18, 2011 ~ New Jersey
Change of Command: Part of the 13th's Ceremonial Band traveled to New Jersey to participate in a Change of Command ceremony.
July 4, 2011 ~ SeaWorld, FL ~ PHOTOS
Independence Day Concert: The 13th Army Band performed at SeaWorld Orlando for the second year in a row in celebration of Independence Day. The 13th Army Woodwind Quintet, Jazz and Concert Bands performed during the day and before SeaWorld's fireworks show.
June 30, 2011 ~ Opa Locka, FL
Coast Guard Air Station Miami Change of Command: The Ceremonial Band supported Air Station Miami's Change of Command Ceremony.
December 17, 2010 ~ Doral
Southern Command Ribbon Cutting Ceremony: The Concert Band, Latin Ensemble, and Brass Quintet performed for the new SOUTHCOM Headquarters Complex in South Florida.
November 17, 2010 ~ Miami
Fisher House Building Dedication: The Brass Quintet performed for the dedication of Miami VA Healthcare System's Fisher House. This house provides "a home away from home" for families of Veteran's and military service members at no cost.
November 11, 2010 ~ Miami Beach ~ PHOTOS
Veteran's Day Parade: The ceremonial band joined the 2010 Miami Beach Veteran's Day Parade. The parade was followed by a brief ceremony and concert at Flamingo Park.
August 2010 ~ Camp Blanding
OCS Graduation: Newly commissioned officers from Officer Candidate School heard the sounds of the 13th Army Band during their graduation ceremony. We salute their hard work and dedication.
July 4, 2010 ~ SeaWorld, FL ~ PHOTOS
Independence Day Concert: The 13th Army Band performed at SeaWorld for this years 4th of July celebrations. The 13th Army Jazz and Concert Bands performed during the day and before SeaWorld's fireworks show.
June 2010~ St. Augustine ~ PHOTOS
TAG COC: The Ceremonial Band was showcased during this Change of Command. A Change of Command is a traditional military ceremony that honors a departing commander and welcomes their replacement.
April 2010 ~ South Florida ~ PHOTOS
Concert Tour: During this concert tour of Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties various ensembles held performances at high schools, community events, and public concerts. See photo's on the Kiwanis Website who sponsored a night concert in Greenacres as well as a Picture Video.
March 2010 ~ Tallahassee
Legislative Reception: The 13th Army Band featured their Concert and Jazz Bands during this public concert next to the capitol. Other Florida military units were in attendance with displays showcasing new technologies, weapons, and military vehicles.
January 2-5, 2010 ~ Tallahassee
Inauguration: The great state of Florida has a new Governor. As the "Governors' Own" the 13th Florida National Guard Band lead the way during the ceremonies and Inauguration Parade.
Homecoming Ceremony: It was an honor to welcome home the 53rd INB as they came back from deployment after a job well done!