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October 2013 News Releases

Capital City Marching Band Festival


7 p.m. TONIGHT,  Wednesday, Oct. 9 

At Yager Stadium at Moore Bowl, Washburn University campus


  • Schools participating are Highland Park High, Leavenworth High, Mission Valley High, Osage City High, Seaman High, Shawnee Heights High, Topeka West High, Turner High and Washburn Rural High.


  • Marching bands, color guards and drum lines will showcase their best half-time performances for evaluation.  Bands will be evaluated and presented awards based on musical performance, entertainment value and marching and maneuvering.  


  • The Washburn University Marching and Dancing Blues will also perform.


  • If weather is unfavorable, the event will be rescheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 16.



Contact: Dena Anson, director, university relations

(785) 670-1711