High School Band Events

Zips Invitational High School Band Show

Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022

The show features marching bands from across the state and ratings are given by OMEA sanctioned adjudicators in preparation for OMEA State Marching Band Finals. All bands are welcome and many perform in “festival” class.

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Zippy's All-Star Marching Band

Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022

High school band members can join in Zippy's All-Star Marching Band along with the UA Marching Band for a performance during the halftime festivities at the Akron Zips home football game.

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High School Junior/Senior Day

Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022

Open to any Junior or Senior who is interested in attending UA and participating in the Zips Marching Band. Sit with the band and play in the stands, and observe ‘Ohio’s Pride’ Marching Band in pre-game and half-time performance from the 50 yard-line.

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High School Band Clinic Festival

February 2023


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