Watch Legion events wherever you are
Those watching the livestream of the 2019 national convention's opening ceremony in Indianapolis saw Troupe America actors on the main stage, including one portraying American Legion founder Theodore Roosevelt Jr. (Photo by Ryan Young/The American Legion)

Watch Legion events wherever you are

Several national American Legion events will be livestreamed this year. The events will stream on The American Legion's National Headquarters Facebook page ( and YouTube page ( Viewers can also watch the events on the national Legion website, at All times listed are Eastern, and are tentative and/or subject to change.

Tuesday, March 10: Washington Conference Commander’s Call, 8 a.m.

Sunday, April 19: National Oratorical Contest finals, 10 a.m.

Friday, Aug. 28: National Convention Color Guard Contest, 4 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 29: National Convention Concert Band Contest, 1 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 30: National Convention Patriotic Memorial Service, 11 a.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 1 – Thursday, Sept. 3: National Convention General Sessions, time TBA