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HEB Thanksgiving Day Parade Houston H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade
Houston, Texas
Thursday, November 24, 2016
Texas-sized parade is televised across the state.

Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
New York, New York
Thursday, November 24, 2016
Televised spectacle kicks off the holiday season.

Novant Health Thanksgiving Day Parade Charlotte Novant Health Thanksgiving Day Parade
Charlotte, North Carolina
Thursday, November 24, 2016
Magical parade features a marching band competition.

6abc Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Thursday, November 24, 2016
Oldest Thanksgiving Day parade in America.

Thanksgiving Parade of Bands at the Walt Disney World Resort Thanksgiving Parade of Bands at the Walt Disney World® Resort
Orlando, Florida
Thursday, November 24, 2016
Bands experience Disney's magic at the holidays.

Waikiki Holiday Parade Waikiki Holiday Parade
Honolulu, Hawaii
Friday, November 25, 2016
Bands are warmly welcomed at this exciting destination.

Hollywood Christmas Parade Hollywood Christmas Parade
Los Angeles, California
Sunday, November 27, 2016
Star-studded parade marches down a giant red carpet.

West Chester Christmas Parade West Chester Christmas Parade
West Chester, Pennsylvania
Friday, December 2, 2016
Bands compete and welcome Santa in historic town.

Nashville Christmas Parade Nashville Christmas Parade
Nashville, Tennessee
Saturday, December 3, 2016
Music City parade begins national TV coverage in 2016.

Pearl Harbor 75th Anniversary Mass Band Pearl Harbor 75th Anniversary Mass Band
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Performance honors past and present military personnel.

Peach Bowl Parade Peach Bowl Parade, Game and Music Festival
Atlanta, Georgia
December 28-31, 2016
Multiple performances including pre-game mass band.

Outback Bowl Parade Outback Bowl Parade, Game and Music Festival
Tampa, Florida
December 30, 2016 - January 2, 2017
Multiple performances including mass band at halftime.

Rome New Year's Parade Rome New Year's Parade
Rome, Italy
Sunday, January 1, 2017
European-style parade held on World Day of Peace.

2017 Inaugural Festival and Competition 2017 Inaugural Festival and Competition
Washington, D.C.
January 18-21, 2017
Music events surrounding the Presidential Inauguration.

Honolulu Festival Parade of Bands Honolulu Festival Parade of Bands
Honolulu, Hawaii
Sunday, March 12, 2017
Premier Hawaiian parade features a marching band competition.

New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade
New York, NY
Friday, March 17, 2017
Historic spectacle features more than 100 bands.

WGI World Championships WGI Color Guard World Championships
Dayton, Ohio
April 6-8, 2017
The premier showcase for winter color guard.

National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade
Washington, D.C.
Saturday, April 8, 2017
Spring celebration commemorates friendship with Japan.

WGI World Championships WGI Percussion and Winds World Championships
Dayton, Ohio
April 20-23, 2017
The premier showcase for indoor wind and percussion ensembles.

National Memorial Day Parade National Memorial Day Parade
Washington, D.C.
Monday, May 29, 2017
Tribute to the sacrifice and service of America's Veterans.

Portland Rose Festival Portland Rose Festival Grand Floral Parade
Portland, Oregon
Saturday, June 10, 2017
All-floral floats highlight the "Best Festival in the World."

Pioneerland Band Festival Pioneerland Band Festival
Benson, Minnesota
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Minnesota's parade season kicks into high gear.

Vikingland Band Festival Vikingland Band Festival Parade Marching Championship
Alexandria, Minnesota
Sunday, June 25, 2017
Prestigious festival celebrates its 33rd year in 2017.

National Independence Day Parade National Independence Day Parade
Washington, D.C.
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Patriotic red-white-and-blue celebration of America's birthday.

Philadelphia Independence Day Parade Philadelphia Independence Day Parade
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Historic celebration marches in front of Independence Hall.


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Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade
Pasadena, California
Friday, January 1, 2016
America's New Year Celebration is televised around the world.

Calgary Stampede Parade Calgary Stampede Parade and Showbands Live
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
July 8-17, 2016
Bands from around the world compete for cash prizes.

WAMSB World Championship WAMSB World Championship
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
August 2-6, 2016
International event features bands from around the world.

DCI World Championships DCI World Championships
Michigan City and Indianapolis, Indiana
August 8-13, 2016
The crowning event of the Drum Corps International tour.

Show Us Your Shoes Parade Miss America "Show Us Your Shoes" Parade
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Saturday, September 10, 2016
Colorful parade marches down historic oceanfront boardwalk.

Waseca Marching Classic Waseca Marching Classic
Waseca, Minnesota
Saturday, September 17, 2016
Event features parade, field, clinics and a fireworks finale.

Tri-State Band Festival Tri-State Band Festival
Luverne, Minnesota
Saturday, September 24, 2016
This long-running event features both parade and field.

Bands of America Bands of America Regional Championships
Various Sites
September/October/November, 2016
World-class band performances with expert evaluators.

Champlin Park Rebel Classic Champlin Park Rebel Classic
Champlin, Minnesota
Saturday, October 1, 2016
This well-attended contest draws bands from several states.

Sioux Falls Festival of Bands Festival of Bands, USA
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Saturday, October 1, 2016
A large lineup for parade, field prelims and finals.

McKendree University Preview of Champions McKendree University Preview of Champions
Lebanon, Illinois
Saturday, October 1, 2016
One of the largest marching contests in the St. Louis area.

Youth In Music Marching Band Championships Youth In Music Marching Band Championships
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Saturday, October 8, 2016
Bands from across the Midwest perform.

Bands of America Bands of America Grand National Championships
Indianapolis, Indiana
November 9-12, 2016
Recognized as the nation's premier field marching event.

Magnificent Mile Lights Festival Parade Magnificent Mile Lights Festival Parade
Chicago, Illinois
Saturday, November 19, 2016
Lighted procession illuminates Michigan Avenue.


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