Country stars Gary Allan and Lee Brice are set to perform in concert kicking off the Bataan Memorial Death March weekend Friday, March 13, at New Mexico State University’s Pan American Center. The annual commemoration of the Bataan Death March has been held since 1989, it is a challenging march through the high desert terrain of the White Sands Missile Range. The memorial march is conducted in honor of the heroic service members who defended the Philippine Islands during World War II, sacrificing their freedom, health, and, in many cases, their very lives.

General tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 31. To purchase tickets visit  www.ticketmaster.com, by phone at 1-800-745-3000 or at the Pan American Center Ticket Office.