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October 28, 2023 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
General Admission $15
Seniors (65+) and Students K-12 $10
Children under 5 years old are free to enter
This family-friendly event offers free parking.
The Tarpon Springs High School Leadership Conservatory for the Arts is proud to host the 2023 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 2023 festival is scheduled for Saturday, October 28, 2023 at Tarpon Springs High School.
GE Music – Jay EmmertGE Coordination/Visual – Dean BroadbentEnsemble Music – Tonya O’MalleyEnsemble Visual – Noah BellamyField Music/Analysis – Bill DurstField Visual/Analysis – Steve VisnagePercussion – John CampeseColor Guard/Auxiliary – Michelle Dershimer
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
The 27th 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.