2017 Festival Information
Date: October 21, 2017
Preliminary Competition: 8:15am to 4:00pm
Finals Competition: Starts at 5:00pm
Up to 30 bands from the Western United States
On site concessions + Bake Sale
PSFOB show shirts, sweatshirts, hats and more for sale
|A||60 and under total marching members|
|AA||61 - 80 total marching members|
|AAA||81 - 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.