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07/18/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 07/18/2019 10:21

Air Force Musicians to Perform at Herbert Hoover National Historic Site

News Release Date:
July 18, 2019

Contact:Herbert Hoover National Historic Site, (319) 643-2541

West Branch, Iowa- The National Park Service will host a concert by the United States Air Force Band of Mid-America's Midwest Winds at Herbert Hoover National Historic Site on Saturday, August 24 at 12:00 noon. Midwest Winds will play on the Village Green at the intersection of Parkside Drive and Main Street in historic downtown West Branch. Bring blankets or lawn chairs, and picnic in the park while you listen. Ample parking is nearby.

The Midwest Winds woodwind quintet is an ambassador of the Air Force Band of Mid-America, communicating esprit de corps and rendering honor to our Airmen and country. The group offers a wide range of musical literature, including classical and contemporary music, marches, patriotic crowd pleasers, and light popular music.

Herbert Hoover National Historic Site and Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum are in West Branch, Iowa at exit 254 off I-80. Both are open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time. For more information go online at or call (319) 643-2541.