New Milford High School hosting marching band, color guard competition

NEW MILFORD — The New Milford High School Marching Band and Color Guard will host its annual USBands home competition on Saturday, Sept. 25. The event starts at 6 p.m. at the New Milford High School Joe Wiser Stadium.

USBands serves as a competitive circuit for scholastic band programs nationwide and prides itself in providing world-class performance venues and the best adjudication in the marching arts to thousands of students each year, a press release said.

Over 700 high schools will participate in USBands events this fall. The home competition will feature performances from the New Milford High School Marching Band and Color Guard as well as other schools from the surrounding area.

This show will provide hours of music and pageantry as the students put their talents on display in a judged competition, the release said. Admission is $12 for adults and $8 for students and senior citizens. A wide variety of food and refreshments will be available throughout the show.