2017 Festival Information

Time Schedule:

Date: October 21, 2017

Preliminary Competition: 8:15am to 4:00pm

Finals Competition: Starts at 5:00pm

The 2017 Preliminary Schedule and Judge Assignments are currently under revision and will be released shortly after the close of registration on October 2nd, 2017.

Show Info:

Up to 30 bands from the Western United States

On site concessions + Bake Sale

PSFOB show shirts, sweatshirts, hats and more for sale


A60 and under total marching members  
AA61 - 80 total marching members
AAA81 - 100 marching members
Open   Over 100 marching members  


At the conclusion of the preliminary competition an awards ceremony will be held in which trophies will be presented to the top three bands in each division. Preliminary competition caption award plaques for each division will also be presented during this time. A total of 12 bands will complete in finals competition. Each of the 1st Place winners in each class are selected for finals. The remaining finalists are selected based on their score, regardless of classification. The bands will perform in reverse score order.

Caption Awards: High Visual Effect, High Percussion, High Music, High General Effect, High Color Guard, Best Drum Major (finals only)


This year's judges have been selected based upon their competence and integrity, and are recruited at the local, regional, and national levels. The judges will provide each band with a commentary on a digital voice recorder for preliminary and finals competition. Commentary will be of a constructive nature that will help reinforce the learning process.


The Cascade High School Band & Color Guard Boosters would like to thank all the individuals who help put together this show each year and their continued support. This help and support is what allows the festival to run smoothly.