The Bands of America Grand National Championships is recognized as the premier marching band event in the nation. More than 90 bands from across America participate, including some of the finest, most progressive bands in the activity today. The annual event also features exhibition  performances by outstanding college bands from across the country.

The 2011 field competition will feature 92 bands in preliminary competition on Thursday and Friday, with up to 36 bands advancing to semi-finals during the day on Saturday. Twelve bands advance to finals on Saturday evening. Four college bands will perform in exhibition: Marian University on Wednesday evening at the IPS Tournament,  the Indiana University Marching Hundred on Friday evening, the University of Massachusetts Minuteman Marching Band on Saturday afternoon, and the Indiana State University Marching Sycamores on Saturday evening. All performances take place in Lucas Oil Stadium in downtown Indianapolis.

The Bands of America Grand National Championships creates an aura of excellence that fosters healthy competition and student and professional  development, all in an atmosphere of celebration for the entire band program, students, teachers, parents and fans.

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