Record 19 Bands Coming to Mt. Pleasant Invitational
September 17, 2014Mt Pleasant High School
Now in the 16th year, the Mt. Pleasant Marching Invitational will have a record 19 bands competing on September 20 at Mapleleaf Athletic Complex.
High School bands that have registered to attend are Cedar Rapids Jefferson, Bettendorf, Davenport Central, Muscatine, Ottumwa, Wapello, Mediapolis, Illini West, Central Lee, West Burlington, Marion, Keokuk, Maquoketa, Wilton, Benton, Mt. Vernon, Washington, West Delaware, and Fort Madison.
The Mt. Pleasant Middle School band, with 110 members, and the Mt. Pleasant High School Panther Marching Band, with 187 members will perform in exhibition.
The invitational begins at 5:30 pm. Concessions, featuring ribeye steak sandwiches, smoked turkey wraps, brats, hot dogs, and much more, will be available throughout the evening.
More information on this event and other happenings in the K-12 music program in the MPCSD is available at www.mpmusic.org.