State Marching Band Contest
(Procedures & Registration Below)

         I.     Qualification to Entry-Schools that choose to participate at the Arkansas State Marching Contest must earn a 1st or 2nd Division at Region
               Marching Assessment.
  Schools will have to pre-register by a prescribed date.  If a band pre-registers for the event, and does not qualify at
               Region Assessment then the entire amount of the registration fee will be refunded.

            II.     Prescribed Date - The event will be held Monday-Tuesday of the 18th AAA calendar week, rain date is Monday-Tuesday of the 19th week. 
                For  2019 Monday-Tuesday, November 4-5 - rain date Monday-Tuesday, November 11-12. For 2019 - Classes 1A, 2A, 3A, 4A on Monday; Classes 5A, 6A, 7A on Tuesday.

           III.    Fees - The Registration Fee for this event will be $300.00. Tickets for State Marching Contest will be $10 each. Pre-K admitted free with paying entrant. Number of passes that will be 
                available for each group are listed in Contest Rules Document below.

           IV.     Format of Contest - The bands will compete by ASBOA Classification in this event. Each band will perform once during the contest (no finals).   
                There will be 3 music judges and 2 visual judges for the event.
  The scoring breakdown would be 60% Music, and 40%  Visual.

             V.     Awards

         1st Division Marching Ensemble

         3rd Place in Class

         2nd Place in Class

         1st Place in Class

         Overall Music

         Overall Visual

Must complete all 3 steps below by October 2, 2019

1 - Registration   ---   2 - Invoice   ---   3 - Copyright  --   $$$

All Classes   --   MUST READS!

State Marching Band Contest Procedures --- Rubrics and Adjudication Sheets

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