The University of Nebraska at Kearney’s Band Day will showcase 32 bands as they parade through the streets of downtown Kearney. The marching festivities are scheduled for Saturday, September 27 at 9 a.m.
UNK Band Day is one of the premier marching band competitions in the state of Nebraska. Participants this year include UNK, 30 high schools and two junior high school bands. The parade will begin at Central Avenue and Railroad Street and proceed north to Central Avenue and 27th Street. From there, the parade will turn west toward the UNK campus. Trophies for contest winners will be presented after the 12:00 p. m. Marching Band “Pride of the Plains” Exhibition.
Participating High School Bands:
G.I. Central Catholic
Kearney High School
North Loup Scotia
North Platte High School
Northwest High School
Participating Junior High Bands
Kearney 8th grade