Golden Eagle Marching Band will host Fall Classic Saturday

The Trumbull High School Golden Eagle Marching Band will host its 32nd Fall Classic on Saturday, Sept, 27. This sport of the arts competition will provide an opportunity for local residents to enjoy the talents of 15 of New England’s finest marching bands, including the University of New Haven Chargers Marching Band who will be performing in exhibition.

The bands attending the Classic will be vying for top honors in six classes (I-V and National Class) of this Musical Arts Conference competition. The gates open at 4 p.m., and bands from the middle schools will perform the National Anthem at 4:45.

The THSGEMB will perform its 2014 show “Shades of Blue” in exhibition approximately 9 p.m. A Senior Tribute to the graduating members of the THSGEMB will commence upon completion of the THSGEMB’s performance.

The Fall Classic will have food, souvenirs and baked goods to purchase. Admission for adults is $10; students and seniors $7 and kids under 5 years are free.