Marching Band


Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

The Hoover High School marching band will host its 2019 Hoover Invitational Marching Festival on Oct. 19 at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. Read more



Photo by Jimmy Mitchell.

Spain Park High School’s marching band for the second year in a row will use its Sparks in the Park event as a showcase and exhibition for area high school bands, plus a performance by the UAB Marching Blazers. Read more


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The students were chosen out of a nationwide pool to be part of the 185-member marching band and 40-member color guard and dance troupe, which will perform in the famous Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Hoover High School marching band

The 354-member band will perform songs from its Beatles-themed show, and food trucks will be on site. Read more


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Photo by Barry Stephenson.

The power, pageantry and musicianship of that uniquely American institution of the marching band will be celebrated once again at the Hoover Invitational Marching Festival, to be held at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 15. Read more


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Photo courtesy of University of Mobile

Spain Park High School plans to host nearly 20 marching bands for its fourth annual Sparks in the Park Marching Festival on Sept. 24. Read more


Sparks in the Park

Photo by Jordan Hays.

Spain Park High School will host its fourth annual Sparks in the Park marching band competition on September 26 at Jaguar Stadium. Read more

High Schools

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Photo courtesy of Jason Gaston.

Hoover High School Marching Band percussionist Jacob Fondren has been selected as a member of the 2013 Macy’s Great American Marching Band Drumline. Read more


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