Big (Marching) Bands. Big Sounds. Big Prizes.
Planning is underway for the 12th Annual Big Band Review to be held on Thursday, October 5 at The Big Fresno Fair in the Brian I. Tatarian Grandstand.
Junior High and High School marching bands from throughout California will compete for $15,000 in cash prizes and trophies - plus, let’s not forget bragging rights! Applications will be accepted starting in Spring 2023, so check back for details then. Only the first 25 bands who apply will get a spot to compete.
The High School Sweepstakes Band winner will receive $2,000 and the Jr. High School Sweepstakes Band winner will receive $1,500. Then 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in High School and Jr. High will get $500, $400 and $300 respectively. Additionally, the first 20 bands to register are guaranteed a minimum of $500 each in prize money just for participating and showing their school pride. Applications for the 12th annual Big Band Review will be available in April 1, 2023.
The 2022 Big Band Review Winners:
High School Sweepstakes | Washington Union
1st Place | Hanford West high School
2nd Place | Reedley High School
3rd Place | Central East High School
Jr. High Sweepstakes | Burton Middle School
1st Place | Clark Intermediate
2nd Place | Washington Intermediate
3rd Place | Liberty Middle School
For questions, contact Taylor Childers at email@example.com
or (559) 650-3227.