MARINE CORPS RECRUIT DEPOT PARRIS ISLAND
Public Affairs | P.O. Box 19660, Building 283 | Parris Island, South Carolina 29905
RELEASE 13-06-26-5 June 26, 2013
Parris Island band to perform in Port Royal’s 4th of July event, No public events on Parris Island this year
PARRIS ISLAND, S.C. -- The Parris Island Marine Band is scheduled to perform a mix of patriotic to popular music at the Sand’s Beach in nearby Port Royal, S.C., at 7:30 p.m. July 4 as part of the city’s holiday event.
Fireworks will follow the band’s performance at approximately 9 p.m. Admission is free. Gates open at 5 p.m.
Unlike previous years, Parris Island will not host any public 4th of July events this year in order to minimize the fiscal impact on vital programs affected by sequestration.