Two September marching band showcases coming up at Stocker Stadium

Grand Junction, CO – Check out the talent of District 51’s four high school marching bands twice in two weeks at these fun events coming up at Stocker Stadium:

  • Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017 – 21st Annual Grand Valley Marching Band Extravaganza
  • Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017 – Colorado West Marching Band Festival

The Grand Valley Marching Band Extravaganza begins at 7:30 p.m. The extravaganza will feature local bands from Central, Fruita Monument, Grand Junction, and Palisade high schools. Admission is free.

Colorado West Marching Band Festival competitors will include District 51 marching bands as well as bands from across the Western Slope and Colorado Springs, plus a guest performance by the Colorado Mesa University Rowdy Brass Band. The festival will begin with field shows at noon and conclude with an awards presentation at 3 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults; $6 for students, active military and seniors 55+; and free for children under the age of five.

Parking will be limited for both events, so please arrive early to cheer on our marching bands!