Marching bands from Delta, Cedaredge and Olathe high schools will compete in the Colorado West Invitational Marching Band Festival Saturday, Oct. 5, in Grand Junction. The competition follows a clinic and show hosted by Delta High School Saturday, Sept. 21.
The bands will march in a parade through downtown Grand Junction which begins at 10 a.m. The field show will be held at Stocker Stadium. Gunnison High School opens the competition at 12:30 p.m., followed in 15-minute intervals by Olathe High School (12:45) and Cedaredge High School (1 p.m.) Delta High School will compete in Class II at 1:45 p.m.
Competition continues through the afternoon with progressively larger bands. Awards will be presented at 5 p.m.
Regional competition will also be held at Stocker Stadium. Western Slope schools in classes 1A-5A will compete Thursday, Oct. 17.
1A, 2A and 3A state championships will take place Monday, Oct. 28, at Stocker Stadium.blog comments powered by Disqus