The event at the Rowland High Stadium, 2000 S. Otterbein Ave. in Rowland Heights, will go from 2 to 10 p.m. and is expected to draw more than 25,000 attendees, according to a news release.
The tournament is the largest fundraiser the Rowland Instrumental Music Club has each year, according to organizers. Rowland Instrument is a booster club that supports the Rowland Raider Regiment.
Tickets are $3 for students wearing a RUSD elementary/junior high school band shirt, $5 for children ages 5-12, $10 for adults, and $5 for those 62 and older. Admission is free for children under 5. The programs cost $6. Monetary donations are also accepted to help support the program.
The Rowland Raider Regiment, which is under the direction of Jason Alvo, includes the award-winning marching band, concert band, color guard, dance team, drum line, and jazz band. The regiment plans to perform "The Edge of Darkness" at 8:30 p.m. The Awards Ceremony is at 9:30 p.m.
The following is the scheduled line up:
School City /Director/Division/Step-Off Time
Pomona Pomona Alison Fisher 1A 12:45
Palos Verde Shellie Parkinson Palos Verde 1A 1:00
Moreno Valley Moreno Valley Aron Cambell 1A 1:15
Northview Covina Allen Casey 1A 1:30
15 MINUTE BREAK
Whittier Whittier Jesse Meza 2A 2:00
Monrovia Monrovia Daniel J. Magallanes 2A 2:15
West Covina West Covina Steve Olivas 2A 2:30
Chaparral Scottsdale, AZ Jennifer Mireau 2A 2:45
Wilson Hacienda Heights Jonathan Chang 2A 3:00
Bloomington Bloomington John Zambrano 2A 3:15
Sunny Hills Fullerton Whitney Stanton 2A 3:30
1A & 2A Awards 4:15PM
San Marino San Marino Ben Ubovich 3A 5:30
Azusa Azusa Susie Marin 3A 5:45
Arroyo El Monte Joseph Massaro 4A 6:00
Aliso Niguel Aliso Viejo David Weinberg 4A 6:15
Los Altos Hacienda Heights Jay Laging 4A 6:30
South Hills West Covina Mike Wooten 4A 6:45
Temple City Temple City Bert Fernhill/Phil Bailey 5A 7:30
Etiwanda Etiwanda Jeremy Hackworth 6A 7:45
Rancho Verde Moreno Valley Honglac Hathuc 6A 8:00
Chino Chino Doug Bowden 6A 8:15
Arcadia Arcadia Kevin Sherrill / Seth Murphy 6A 8:30
Rowland (HOST) Rowland Heights Jason Alvo 6A 8:453A, 4A, 5A & 6A Awards 9:30 pm
For more information, please contact RIM Club Vice President, Danielle Caro at Cell (626)252-5893 or by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.