Four States Invitational Marching Contest Oct. 3 at Tiger Stadium
In the mood for some marching band music? Then Tiger Stadium at Grim Park is where you'll want to be on Saturday, October 3 from 9:30AM to 5:30PM as it becomes the host facility for the Four States Invitational Marching Contest. An expected 4,200 students representing 24 schools from the four states area will be in attendance and will wow the crowd with their unique marching abilities. The event will be followed with an awards ceremony that begins at 5PM.
The Four States Invitational Marching Contest brings together the musical and marching talents of area bands as they prepare for regional contests.
Admission is $2 per adult and $1 per student. The public is invited to attend.
Judges for this year’s contest are: Robert Hesse, Director of Bands for University of Arkansas at Monticello, AR; Jeff Matthews, Director of Bands for Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, LA; Dan McDonald, Associate Director of Bands for Northwestern State University. Percussion judge will be Aaron Seal, Director of Percussion for Arkadelphia High School in Arkadelphia, Ark. Drum Major judging will be by Kara Compton, Texas Middle School Head Band Director and Color Guards will be judged by Phyllis Deese, Director of Human Resources for Texarkana College.
Schedule of performance are as follows:
10AM Texas High School
10:15AM Mt. Pleasant High School
10:45AM Maud High School
11AM Logansport High School
11:15AM James Bowie High School
11:30AM Linden-Kildare High School
11:45AM Prescott High School
Noon Rivercrest High School
12:15PM Paul Pewitt High School
12:45PM Hooks High School
1:00PM Bossier Parish High School
1:15PM Prairieland High School
1:30PM Ashdown High School
1:45PM Benton High School
2PM Redwater High School
2:15PM Mt. Vernon High School
2:30PM Queen City High School
3PM C. E. Byrd High School
3:15PM Liberty Eylau High School
3:30PM Pleasant Grove High School
3:45PM Atlanta High School
4PM Arkansas High School
4:15PM Airline High School
4:30PM Vilonia High School
5PM AWARDS CEREMONY