Upcoming Events

Naval War College events showcase the expansive depth and reach of our programs and faculty, and enhance our relevance to the Navy and national security.

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U.S. Naval War College Upcoming Events

Navy Band Northeast's Rock Band, Rhode Island Sound, performs in Times Square during Fleet Week New York, 2018.
May 24 2019

Rhode Island Sound at Times Square

8:00 p.m.
Times Square, Theater District, New York, NY

Rhode Island Sound is the most contemporary sounding group from Navy Band Northeast. This ensemble entertains audiences with music ranging from rhythm and blues to classic rock.

Navy Band Northeast's Ceremonial Band
May 25 2019

Navy Band Northeast Ceremonial Band at Rockefeller Center

3:15 p.m.
Rockefeller Center, 45 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10111

Navy Band Northeast's Ceremonial Band will perform at the Rockefeller Center on May 25th at 3:15 PM, opening for later performers such as Boyz II Men, Gavin DeGraw, Imagine Dragons, and cast members from Jersey Boys and Wicked.

Navy Band Northeast's Rock Band, Rhode Island Sound, performs in Times Square during Fleet Week New York, 2018.
May 25 2019

Rhode Island Sound at Times Square

7:30 p.m.
Times Square, Theater District, New York, NY

Navy Band Northeast's Rock Band, Rhode Island Sound, will continue their Fleet Week New York Times Square concert series on May 25th with a performance at 7:30 PM.

Musician Third Class Cristiana Villalva sings with Navy Band Northeast's Rock Band, Rhode Island Sound in Times Square during Fleet Week New York, 2017.
May 26 2019

Rhode Island Sound at Times Square

5:00 p.m.
Times Square, Theater District, New York, NY

Navy Band Northeast's Rock Band, Rhode Island Sound, will play their final Fleet Week New York Times Square concert on May 26th with a performance at 5:00 PM.

Navy Band Northeast performs 'America the Beautiful' while a flag is unfurled during the 2018 Memorial Day Observance ceremony on board the USS Intrepid.
May 27 2019

Navy Band Northeast Ceremonial Band at USS Intrepid

11:00 a.m.
USS Intrepid, Pier 86, W 46th St, New York, NY 10036

Navy Band Northeast's Ceremonial Band will support the city of New York's annual Memorial Day Observance on the USS Intrepid on Sunday, May 27th at 11:00 AM.

Students in a lecture in the auditorium at U.S. Naval War College
May 28 2019

Lectures of Opportunity: "Russia and its Challenges: Now into the Next Generation"

12:00 p.m.
Conolly Hall, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

This discussion will provide a short geostrategic survey of the vast Russian Federation from a Eurasian perspective. It will touch domestically and externally on Russia's contemporary challenges and actions while also taking a long view into the next generation.

Students in a lecture
May 30 2019

Lectures of Opportunity: "The Battle of Paris"

12:00 p.m.
Connolly Hall, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

A hundred years ago, a looming naval competition between Great Britain and the United States threatened to wreck the peace negotiations underway in Paris to end the First World War.

Students in a lecture at U.S. Naval War College
Jun 03 2019

Lectures of Opportunity: "Getting China Right"

12:00 p.m.
Conolly Hall, U.S. Naval War College, 686 Cushing Road, Newport, RI 02841

The United States has been the world’s dominant power for more than a century. Now, many analysts believe China is taking its place. Is China an emerging superpower? Should the United States gear up for a new cold war in Asia?