The annual Cavalcade of Bands is Oct. 4 at Edgar Brown Memorial Stadium in Pasco.
More than 2,100 musicians from 24 high schools in Washington, Idaho and Oregon will compete for awards. Preliminary competitions are from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The finals starts at 6 p.m., with an elaborate performance by several troupes.
Admission is $14 for adults and $10 for students and seniors at the door. Kids 5 and younger are free.