Band Families and the Owen J. Marching Show

Content: The Pottstown Mercury recently published an outstanding article on marching band shows, how they are put together, and how students relate to them. Please click this link to capture the very positive impact Cavalcade has on educational communities!

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Marching Band Grand Championships

The Cavalcade of Bands announces its complete 2014 CBA Marching Band Grand Championship schedule, including the new Patriot Conference.

Saturday, November 8, Hershey Park Stadium: Liberty A (8:45 am) and Liberty Open (4:30 PM); and American A (11:15 am) and American Open (7 pm) Conferences
Sunday, November 9, Hershey Park Stadium: Independence A (9:30 am), Independence Open (1:15 pm) and Patriot Open (6:30 pm) Conferences
Sunday, November 9, Millersville University: Yankee A (10 am), Yankee Open (10 am) and Patriot A (2:45) Conferences

For more information, please contact Bill Powers,, or Mitch Adams,


Is your band signed up for 2014 Championships? Check the list on our MARCHING menu under Documents.

New Marching Conference Alignment
Patriot 91 and above
Yankee 71-90
Liberty 56-70
American 40-55
Independence 39 and below


The CBA Tournament of Roses planning committee has finalized several key elements of our Rose Parade trip.

All plans are now in place for Cavalcade's trip to the 2015 Tournament of Roses parade! Plans include:
* Costs
* Fundraising ideas
* Rehearsal dates
* Friends and Family packages
* Chaperone information
* Student application deadlines
* Drum major audition dates

All of this is now available at and on the CBA Facebook page. Please check these online references to answer any questions you and your parents might have.

Please consider membership in Cavalcade's first Tournament of Roses Parade Honor Band! Check the CBA website and Facebook page for information, including student/parent information meetings at local high schools.