SPFHS Marching Band to Host 19th Annual Marching Band Festival

The SPFHS Marching Band Festival assembles some of the top marching bands in New Jersey. Credits: John Mooney

SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- The Scotch Plains-Fanwood Raider Marching Band, winners of the 2014 NJ Group 6A State Champion & National Gold Metal and 2015 Group 6 Open State Silver Medal will host the 19th Annual Marching Band Festival at SPFHS Varsity Field on Saturday, Sept. 16, at 6:00 p.m.

There will be 10 NJ marching band performances. The evening will conclude with a performance by the  165-member SPFHS Raider Marching Band, which will perform its  2017 show, ELEMENTS: Water, Earth, Fire & Air, under the direction of Mr. Durand Thomas.

The admission for adults will be $10.00, $7.00 for students and seniors, and you receive a free program with every paid admission. Food, drinks and 50/50 raffle will be available all evening.

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Scotch Plains Fanwood High School is located at 667 Westfield Road, Scotch Plains, NJ. The varsity field is located behind the high school at the rear of the parking lot. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily paper. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.

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