About

The 28th Annual Capital City Marching Festival

DATE : Saturday, September 26th 2020

FORMAT : Preliminaries, Judges’ Critique, Finals

  • Five size classes based on band size – not school size
  • Top 10 scores in finals with winner of each class offered exhibition
    slot if not in top 10.

MORE FEEDBACK! :

Judges’ Critique – band directors can meet with each judge for feedback after the preliminaries. Audio recording of judges’ comments online before the critique, and video of your band’s performances.

LIMIT : 20 bands

You can reserve a spot for your band by submitting a 2020 registration form. Your place in the competition will not be assigned, however, until payment is received.  Performance time in class is determined by completed registration date.

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Audience interaction with attendees and online guests through Facebook live streaming provide feedback for the “People’s Choice Award” in each class
  • Hosted at Austin ISD Burger Stadium – site of Region 18 UIL competition
  • Assignment of a dedicated Cap City host to each band
  • Onsite water and medical stations
  • Plenty of free parking for bands and visitors
  • Low cost compared to BOA for both band registration and ticket prices

To see a list of all the bands that have participated in the Capital City Marching Festival since its beginning in 1993 through 2019, click here.