Archive for Monday, October 12, 2009

Marching bands to compete Saturday

October 12, 2009


The Kansas University Heart of America Marching Festival will be Saturday.

The first high school band takes the field for the preliminary round at 11 a.m.

Lawrence High will perform at 12:45 p.m. and Free State High will go on at 4:15 p.m. The final round will begin at 6:30 p.m.

The KU Marching Jayhawks will perform at 9:30 p.m. The awards ceremony will begin at 9:45 p.m.

The competition will be at Memorial Stadium. The public entrance will be at the northwest corner of the field. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for students, and senior citizens and preschoolers are free.

For more information on the competition, log on to


kusp8 8 years, 6 months ago

I'd recommend going to www. if you want more information about the competition.

rgh 8 years, 6 months ago

This is a fantastic event for all ages. Hopefully it will warm up just a little from this past weekend.

gsxr600 8 years, 6 months ago

Good luck LHS! Make it a great day to be a lion!

BigAl 8 years, 6 months ago

Good Luck FSHS and LHS. Make Lawrence proud..!

Two great bands with great kids.

motherof4 8 years, 6 months ago

Go support our local highschools and enjoy the KU marching band! It will be a fun and exciting day! Keep warm! :)

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