FORT HOOD, TX — World-famous actor and avid supporter of troops, Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band, will be performing today at the Fort Hood Salutes celebration from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Hood Stadium here. The event is free and open to the public.

The event coincides with the recent redeployment of the 1st Cavalry Division headquarters from Afghanistan and the upcoming 75th anniversary of the formation of Fort Hood.

Sinise will be available for media interviews at 3 p.m. Media wishing to conduct interviews should meet at the Fort Hood Visitors Center no later than 2:30 p.m. Coverage of the actual celebration will begin at 5 p.m.

Media wishing to attend should RSVP to Master Sgt. Jacob Caldwell via phone at 254-661-0155.