The cadence begins again on Friday, July 26th at the Third Annual Black and Gold Marching Band Invitational sponsored by the Noblesville Cultural Arts Commission. You are invited to the largest marching band competition in the state, second only to the state fair, that will showcase 26 bands from all over the state of Indiana.
Come out to Hare Chevrolet field in Noblesville, In, and watch Shortridge, Lapel, Cloverdale, Elwood Community, Tipton, Frankfort, Union County, Wabash, Lebanon, Frankton, Centerville, Muncie Southside, Yorktown, Speedway, Noblesville, West Washington Jr/Sr, Cardinal Ritter, Kokomo, Hagerstown Jr/Sr, Brown County, Western Boone, Mooresville, Anderson, East Central, Monroe Central and Richmond High School. Come out and see a truly spectacular musical event as these bands compete and ready themselves for the State Fair Competition on Aug. 2.
Gates open at 4:30, with the competition kicking off at 6:30. Admission is $6, children under 5 are free. Director Eric Thornbury and his Marching Millers have put together an epic event that you do not want to miss!”
This year we are projecting to have at least 3500 spectators and really would love to have even more from the surrounding communities come out and support their local high school musicians.