Over the course of one night next week, marching bands from all of Forsyth County’s traditional high schools will perform at Forsyth Central High School, school officials say.
The 2019 Forsyth County High Schools Marching Band Exhibition, an annual showcase of the effort and talents of Forsyth County marching band students, will be held at Forsyth Central High School on Monday, Oct. 14 from 6:30-9 p.m.
2019 Forsyth County High Schools Marching Band Exhibition
When: 6:30-9 p.m., on Monday, Oct. 14
Where: Forsyth Central High School, at 131 Almon C. Hill Drive in Cumming
Cost: $5 general admission, middle school students wearing school band shirts and children 4 or younger will be admitted for free.
According to a press release from Forsyth Central, the event will feature more than 800 local students and performances by marching bands from Central, Denmark, Lambert, North Forsyth, South Forsyth and West Forsyth.
“Now that we have our new stadium home side, we are excited to host the Forsyth County Exhibition here at Forsyth Central High School,” Tom Tucker, band director at Forsyth Central, stated in the release. “We can’t wait to have all of the Forsyth County bands on our campus to showcase all of the hard work of the students and staff in this county.”
The event will kick off at 6:30 p.m. with a performance of the Star-Spangled Banner by the Forsyth Central High School chorus, the release states.
Tickets for the exhibition can be purchased at the gate for $5. Middle school students wearing school band shirts and children 4 or younger will be admitted for free.
Parking will be available at Forsyth Central and at Otwell Middle School, the release states.