Pride of Athens Marching Festival Registration

  • Welcome to the Pride of Athens Marching Festival! Below is the registration form. Please make checks ($100) payable to AHS Band and mail to: 

    655 US Highway 31 
    Athens, AL 35611

    • The contest will be held OCTOBER 23 at Larry McCoy Field, 100 US 31N, Athens, 35611. 
    • The following awards will be given out in each class: Best in class band, percussion, drum major, color guard, danceline, and majorette. We also award the Hugo Bates Award (voted on by our band boosters and staff) and the Dan Havely Award (highest average of all scores). 
    • Nfocus will be the videographer and will have videos available to order. 
    • We will have a dedicated Facebook page for the contest that will stream each band's performance. 

    REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS Friday, October 1, 2021. 

    Please email a photo of your band for the program to Thank you!

    Band Judge 1: Bill Connell

    Band Judge 2: Doug Farris

    Band Judge 3: TBD

    Percussion: Jody Bryant

    Drum Major: TBD

    Color Guard: Patrick Nolen Kava

    Dance/Majorette: Paige Robertson Parker 

    We are thrilled to host the University of North Alabama as our exhibition band for the Pride of Athens!


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