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Tamaqua Festival Info

posted Sep 24, 2012, 6:50 PM by EPIMC Admin
The band will practice from 5 pm - 6 pm.  Students should bring something to eat before getting on the bus. They will have a break from 6 - 6:45 to eat and put on uniforms.  Buses will leave the school at 6:45 pm.

The Tamaqua Area "Raider" Band and Band Boosters will host the 16th Annual Land of the Running Water Band Festival on Sept. 29 in the Tamaqua Sports Stadium. This year's event will feature 11 visiting bands to be judged by a panel of current and former music educators. Trophies will be awarded.

High school marching bands scheduled to perform their fall field shows are: Annville-Cleona Dutchmen; Bangor Slaters; Emmaus Green Hornets; Exeter Township Eagles; Hamburg Area Hawks; Mahanoy Area Golden Bears; Minersville Battlin' Miners; Panther Valley Panthers; Pottsville Area Crimson Tide; Tri Valley Bulldogs; and Wilson Area Warriors.  The host band will also perform.

Gates will open at 5 p.m. and the competition will begin at 6:30 p.m., rain or shine.

Directions to Tamaqua 500 Penn Street, Tamaqua, PA 18252
1. Take route 100 north
2. Turn left and go north on Route 309 (Your on this about 30 minutes)
3. Turn left onto Spruce Street
4. Turn Left onto Coal Street (Destination will be on the left)