Free two-day event celebrates the history of the Marine Corps' oldest, largest and most decorated division, headquartered in Camp Pendleton. Regarded as one of the finest military ensembles in the United States today, the Concert Band performs traditional marches, overtures, instrumental solos, classical transcriptions and patriotic favorites. The Escondido shows will celebrate the history of the 1st Marine Division, which was activated aboard the battleship USS Texas on Feb. 1, 1941. This year marks the 73rd anniversary of the division. Affectionately known as "The Old Breed," it is the oldest, largest and most decorated division in the United States Marine Corps.