On Saturday, September 21, 2013, Hamilton High School, 1165 Eaton Avenue, will host its 37th Annual Band-O-Rama. The competition will take place at Hamilton High School’s Schwarm Stadium. Opening ceremonies begin at 6:00 p.m. and conclude with the award presentations at approximately 9:15 p.m. Admission is $7 for adults; $5 for students (with school I.D.) and senior citizens; under 12 get in free with paying adult.

This year’s competition include the following bands:

Hamilton High, Valley View, Clinton-Massie, Turpin, Ross, Sycamore, Loveland, Fairfield, and Lakota West.

The bands will compete for awards in their class (classes are determined by school enrollment), as well as, a rating based upon Ohio Music Educators Association guidelines. Bands who receive a Superior Rating will qualify for the Ohio State Marching Band Finals.

Concessions will be available featuring Marco’s Pizza, SnoDays, and Jelli’s Fudge.

Please call the Hamilton City Schools’ Fine Arts Office at 887-4816, if there are any questions.