TSLCA Outdoor Music Festival 2022

October 29, 2022

26th Annual Tarpon Springs Outdoor Music Festival

2022 Festival Date: Saturday, October 29, 2022

26th Annual Tarpon Springs Outdoor Music Festival

Location: Tarpon Springs H.S. Tarpon Springs, Florida

October 29, 2022 from approximately 1pm-10pm.

The Outdoor Music Festival is an all-day marching band competition featuring more than 23
bands and a variety of mouth-watering food vendors. Join us for a great day of music, food and

Ticket Prices:
General Admission $15
Children 13 and up $10
Seniors and Military $10
Children 12 and under $5

This family-friendly event offers free parking.


Competing Bands

We hope you will join us this year as we host our 26th Annual Tarpon Springs Outdoor Music Festival, Saturday, October 29th.  Once again, all band officers, drum majors, and members of the senior class are invited onto the field for the Awards Retreat.  Please let us know if you have any questions or suggestions.  We hope that you will be part of our 26th Annual event!

For more information on this new component of our Outdoor Music Festival, please contact Howard Weinstein, Contest Chair at 727-560-3979, or via email at hweinstein@tarponspringsband.com.

The Tarpon Springs High School Leadership Conservatory for the Arts is proud to host the 2022 Tarpon Springs Outdoor Music Festival for marching bands. Employing highly experienced adjudicators, the Music Festival is a quality performance and learning opportunity for all participants. The festival is open to the public and always generates broad community support. The 2022 festival is scheduled for Saturday, October 29, 2022 at Tarpon Springs High School.

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Competition Classes and details:

Classifications – Includes ALL Student Performers (Winds, Percussion, Guard, and Drum Majors)

Scholastic A                1 – 45 Total Students
Scholastic AA             46 – 69 Total Students
Scholastic AAA         70 – 99 Total Students
Scholastic AAAA  100 – 145 Total Students
Scholastic AAAAA      146+ Total Students
Exhibition                                 (Rating Only)

Adjudicators and their Captions:
This is an FMBC sanctioned event.

Tom Santino – GE Music
Jay Emmert – Ensemble Music
Bill Durst – Field Music
Rick Subel – GE Visual
Steve Visnage – Ensemble Visual
Patrick Duncan – Field Visual
Dean Broadbent – Color Guard/Auxiliary
John Campese – Percussion

Awards and Recognition:

Placement Trophies in Each Scholastic Classification
Grand Champion in each Class
Silver Medalist in each Class
Bronze Medalist in each Class
Most Outstanding Soloist in each Class 
Most Outstanding Woodwinds
Most Outstanding Brass
Most Outstanding Percussion
Most Outstanding Auxiliary
Most Outstanding General Effect
Most Outstanding Drum Major
Most Outstanding Visual Performance

Fred J. Miller Outstanding Visual Performance Trophy Presented to the Ensemble that Achieves the Highest Overall Score in Visual Performance and Effect

Barbara and Jim Ford Esprit de Corps Award

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For additional information,
contact hweinstein@tarponspringsband.com.

OMF Sponsors and Advertisers

The 26th Annual Outdoor Music Festival is a high school band competition with more than

5,000 attendees and over 23 bands from around the state of Florida.

  •  5,000+ attendees
  •  Saturday, October 29, 2022
  •  1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  •  Tarpon Springs High School, 1411 Gulf Rd, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
  • Opportunities include advertising and sponsorships.
    • The 26th Annual Outdoor Music Festival Sponsorship Guide can be downloaded here
    • The 26th Annual Outdoor Music Festival Program Ad form can be downloaded here