JHS Marching Band’s Fall Festival Of Bands Happening This Week

JAMESTOWN – The Jamestown High School Red Raider Marching Band will host bands from around New York and Pennsylvania for its 42nd Annual Fall Festival of Bands this week.

The competition will take place on Saturday, September 18th at 6:30 p.m. at Strider Field. JHS Marching Band will perform their 2021 show, Evita.

“Our Jamestown High School band students have been working extremely hard this summer to prepare for our competitive fall season.” said JHS Marching Band Director Meghan Murray. “This year is a special one – the students and staff are so excited to be back on the field performing. The show is full of incredible music and movement. We cannot wait to perform for our home crowd on the 18th. We hope everyone will come out to support the students’ efforts.”

The Fall Festival of Bands is the JHS Marching Band’s most significant annual fundraiser. Bands performing this year are:  Eisenhower, Falconer/Frewsburg, West Seneca, Orchard Park, Lancaster and Jamestown.

Tickets are $7 presale and $9 at the door (doors will open at 5:30 p.m.). Tickets for admission can be purchased from any band member or by calling 483-4217.

The public is welcome to come out and support the JHS Marching Band while also enjoying amazing musical performances from bands across the area.


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