Kingdom of the Sun Marching Band Festival

We are excited to welcome students, families, and community supporters to the 33rd annual

Kingdom of the Sun Marching Band Festival - an FMBC sanctioned regional competition.

Hosted on November 12, 2022 at North Marion High School in Citra - conveniently located in North Central Florida. Registration fee is $200.

 

 

See below for a sample Director's Pack from 2021 - a few highlights: 

  • General admission is $12/adult, $10/student - Children under 5 are free and parking is free!

    • Spectators: please park in the Football Stadium parking lot​

  • Fresh concessions meals and several food/dessert vendors all day!

  • Brand new cafeteria on campus for additional seating and hospitality. 

  • Prelims-Finals format - critique with adjudicators after prelims. 

Schedule of Events (TBA)

Festival Adjudicators

Music

Bill Pirzer - GE/Individual

Jeff Mills - Individual/Ensemble

Ivan Wansley - Ensemble/GE

Visual

Alan Smith - Ensemble/GE

Dan DuBay - GE/Individual

Daniel Eger - Individual/Ensemble

Percussion

Jeremy Langford

Color Guard

Drum Major

John Leschak

Registered Bands

Trenton Middle-High School

Vanguard High School

Lecanto High School

Trinity Christian Academy

Osceola Fundamental High School

Santa Fe High School

Largo High School

Duncan U. Fletcher High School

PK Yonge Developmental Research School

The Villages High School

Ridgeview High School

Cypress Creek High School

 

Fleming Island High School