Highlights of 99th National Convention to stream live
Part of the convention's live streamed general sessions will include the presentation of the Legion's youth program champions, as shown here from the 2016 convention in Cincinnati. (Lucas Carter/The American Legion)

Highlights of 99th National Convention to stream live

Several major events of The American Legion's 99th national convention in Reno, Nev., will be streamed live, free of charge, on Legion media. All times listed are Eastern, and are tentative and/or subject to change.

After the live stream, the events will be available for playback at www.legion.org/legiontv.

  • Color Guard Contests, 8 p.m., Friday, Aug. 18

  • Patriotic Memorial Service, 2 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 20

  • District Commanders Workshop, noon, Monday, Aug. 21

  • General Sessions, 11 a.m. each day, Tuesday, Aug. 22-Thursday, Aug. 24

Visit www.legion.org for opportunities to watch. And also keep up to date on the latest happenings from Reno on the American Legion National Headquarters Facebook page at www.facebook.com/americanlegionhq, from the Legacy Run before the convention to live footage during it.