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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.

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