Regionals – January/February 2014

Regional Marching Band Events

A listing of marching events: major competitions, shows and conferences, by region. From January to March 2014.

West

WGI Guard

Feb 8—Bakersfield, CA
Feb 22—Riverside, CA
Mar 1—Phoenix, AZ
Mar 8—Denver, CO
Mar 15-16—San Diego, CA—Western Championship
Mar 22—Union City, CA

WGI Percussion

Feb 22—Placentia, CA
Mar 1—Phoenix, AZ
Mar 8—Fresno, CA
Mar 15—Denver, CO
Mar 22-23—San Bernardino, CA—Western Championship

Tradeshows

Jan 8-11—Albuquerque, NM—New Mexico MEA
Jan 17-19—Eugene, OR—Oregon MEA
Jan 19-23—Laramie, WY—Wyoming MEA
Jan 22-25—Colorado Springs, CO—Colorado MEA
Jan 23-26—Anaheim, CA—NAMM, the National Association of Music Merchants
Feb 7-8—St. George, UT—Utah MEA
Feb 15-16—Honolulu, HI—Hawaii MEA
Feb 20-23—Fresno, CA—California MEA

Midwest

WGI Guard

Feb 15—St. Louis, MO
Feb 15—Walled Lake, MI
Feb 22-23—Indianapolis, IN
Mar 8—Kansas City, MO
Mar 15-16—Cincinnati, OH—Mid East Championship

WGI Percussion

Feb 8—Troy, MI
Feb 15-16—Indianapolis, IN
Mar 8-9—Dayton, OH
Mar 22—Minneapolis, MN

Tradeshows

Jan 16-18—Grand Rapids, MI—Michigan Music Conference
Jan 22-25—Peoria, IL—Illinois MEA
Jan 22-25—Osage Beach, MO—Missouri MEA
Jan 23-25—Fort Wayne, IN—Indiana MEA
Feb 6-8—Columbus, OH—Ohio MEA
Feb 13-15—Minneapolis, MN—Minnesota MEA
Feb 27-Mar 1—Wichita, KS—Kansas MEA
Mar 20-22—Bismarck, ND—North Dakota MEA

Northeast

Tournament of Bands

Jan 18—Bedford, PA
Jan 18—Pittsburgh, PA
Jan 25—Allentown, PA
Jan 25—Lampeter, PA
Jan 25—Seabrook, NJ
Jan 25—Mount Union, PA
Jan 25—Bellefonte, PA
Feb 1—Pennsauken, NJ
Feb 8—Spring Grove, PA
Feb 15—Kutztown, PA
Feb 15—Flinton, PA
Feb 15—Media, PA
Feb 15—Woodbury Heights, NJ
Feb 22—Lehman, PA
Feb 22—Tyrone, PA
Feb 22—North Versailles, PA
Feb 22—Hummelstown, PA
Mar 1—Runnemede, NJ
Mar 1—Souderton, PA
Mar 1—Harrison City, PA
Mar 1—Windber, PA
Mar 1—Camp Hill, PA
Mar 8—McKeesport, PA
Mar 8—Folsom, PA
Mar 8—Landisville, PA
Mar 8—Huntingdon, PA
Mar 8—Schuylkill Haven, PA
Mar 8—Collegeville, PA
Mar 15—Egg Harbor Township, NJ
Mar 15—West Grove, PA
Mar 15—Ebensburg, PA
Mar 15—Robesonia, PA
Mar 15—Pittsburgh, PA
Mar 15—Harrisburg, PA
Mar 22—Elizabeth, PA
Mar 22—Wingate, PA
Mar 22—Johnstown, PA
Mar 22—Whitehall, PA
Mar 29—McKeesport, PA
Mar 29—Mill Hall, PA
Mar 29—Mechanicsburg, PA
Mar 29—Mertztown, PA
Mar 29—Horsham, PA
Mar 29—Cairnbrook, PA

USBands

Feb 8—Bridgewater, NJ
Feb 15—Edison, NJ
Feb 15—Central Village, CT
Feb 22—Bloomfield, NJ
Feb 22—New Milford, CT
Mar 1—Woodbridge, NJ
Mar 8—Old Bridge, NJ
Mar 8—Pompton Plains, NJ
Mar 8—Stamford, CT
Mar 15—Brick, NJ
Mar 15—Stamford, CT
Mar 22—Stratford, CT
Mar 22—Flemington, NJ
Mar 29—Fair Lawn, NJ

WGI Guard

Feb 8—Rochester, NY
Feb 8—Salem, MA
Feb 22—Pittsburgh, PA
Mar 1—South Brunswick, NJ
Mar 22-23—W. Long Branch, NJ—Eastern Championship

WGI Percussion

Mar 1—Trumbull, CT
Mar 22—Unionville, PA

Tradeshows

Feb 20-22—East Brunswick, NJ—New Jersey MEA
Mar 20-22—Boston, MA—Massachusetts MEA

South

Tournament of Bands

Feb 22—Middletown, DE
Mar 22—Wilmington, DE
Mar 29—New Castle, DE

WGI Guard

Feb 8—Houston, TX
Feb 8—Nashville, TN
Feb 15—Orlando, FL
Feb 15—Richmond, VA
Feb 22—Austin, TX
Feb 22—Pensacola, FL
Mar 8—San Antonio, TX
Mar 8-9—Atlanta, GA
Mar 15—Charlotte, NC
Mar 22-23—Orlando, FL—Southeastern Championship
Mar 22-23—Denton, TX—Southwestern Championship

WGI Percussion

Feb 22—Orlando, FL
Mar 1—Spartanburg, SC
Mar 8—Houston, TX
Mar 15—Boca Raton, FL
Mar 15—Hattiesburg, MS
Mar 15—Richmond, VA
Mar 22-23—Bowling Green, KY—Mid South

Tradeshows

Jan 8-11—Tampa, FL—Florida MEA
Jan 10-12—Montgomery, AL—Alabama MEA
Jan 15-18—Tulsa, OK—Oklahoma MEA
Jan 30-Feb 1—Savannah, GA—Georgia MEA
Feb 5-8—Louisville, KY—Kentucky MEA
Feb 6-8—North Charleston, SC—South Carolina MEA
Feb 12-15—San Antonio, TX—Texas MEA
Mar 20-22—Wheeling, WV—West Virginia MEA

Miscellaneous

Jan 25—Atlanta, GA—Honda Battle of the Bands

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