The 2017 Presidential Inauguration is coming up, and your band can be a part of this historic event! From watching the swearing-in ceremony to performing for nationally-renowned adjudicators during the 2017 Inaugural Festival & Competition, this special event is filled with one memorable moment after another.
Plus, your group will get a tour of D.C.'s best museums, memorials and more.
Opportunities for bands at the 2017 Presidential Inauguration:
- Participation in the 2017 Inaugural Festival & Competition
- Viewing of the Swearing-in Ceremony
- Viewing of the Inaugural Parade
- Tour of the Arlington National Cemetery
- Visits to the Smithsonian Museums
- Tour of Monuments
All bands will see the Inaugural Parade, but qualified bands can apply to march in it for themselves. Think your band has what it takes? Brightspark Tour Consultants can help you with the application.
Bands of every level are welcome to participate in this event. Because many of the bands participating in the Inaugural Festival & Competition also qualify to march in the Inaugural Parade, there is a strong representation of the country's finest performers.
Bands traveling to the 2017 Inauguration can add fun extra activities to their trip. Whether you want to stick around D.C. or explore surrounding East Coast areas, there's plenty to do:
- Art of Advocacy Workshop
- George Washington's Mount Vernon
- Colonial Williamsburg
Email: Maggie Vnuk
, Brightspark Events Coordinator
8750 Bryn Mawr Ave, Suite 450E, Chicago, IL 60631
If you're interested in entering your band in the 2017 Inaugural Festival,
please click here to request an application online
or contact Maggie Vnuk at the info above.