Support the Band of Bears at Papertown Marching Band Festival

Oct 25, 2013
Photo by: Donated photo The Pisgah High School Band of Bears is pictured performing their halftime show "Papertown" during the recent Tournament of Champions event at WCU.

Anyone who is a fan of marching band is invited to support the Pisgah High School Band of Bears on Saturday Oct. 26 during the Papertown Marching Band Festival, which will take place at Pisgah Memorial Stadium in Canton.

This is the first year Pisgah will be hosting the band festival, which is expected to bring in 11 competing marching bands from the Western North Carolina and the Raleigh areas.

The contest begins at 12:30 p.m. and will last into the evening. Awards will be presented at 9 p.m.

Tickets cost $7 for adults, $3 for children ages 4-12 and children 3 and younger are free.