Support high school bands as they march toward state contest

October 27, 2016

Marching band season is underway and parents and the community have the opportunity to view Northside ISD high school marching band programs at their best.

The UIL Area H Marching Competition is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 29 at Farris Stadium, 8400 N. Loop 1604 W. Twenty four marching bands will compete, including all ten NISD high school marching bands, with four qualifying for the UIL State Marching Contest.

The public is invited to attend. Tickets at the gate are $5 for adults/students and $3 for children. All gate admissions will be issued a wristband good for preliminary and final competition. (It is free for NISD employees with their ID.) 

Prelim performances begin at 9 a.m. and finals are scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. Ten bands will compete in the finals.

The schedule for NISD marching bands:

Marshall HS               9 a.m.

Clark HS                    10:15 a.m.

Holmes HS                10:45 a.m.

Brandeis HS              11 a.m.

Taft HS                      11:30 a.m.

O’Connor HS            12 p.m.

Warren HS                1:30 p.m.

Brennan HS              2:15 p.m.

Stevens HS               2:45 p.m.

Jay HS                      3:15 p.m.

The full schedule is here.