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NATIONAL BATTLE OF THE BANDS
Where the ZERO QUARTER will take place with the battle of the bands in the stands and on the field. The expectancy of great times by young and old alike will be ELECTRIC!
*EVENT UPDATE* In an effort to prioritize health and safety during the pandemic, event partners Webber Marketing & Consulting, LLC and the Harris County - Houston Sports Authority , with the support of local and NRG Stadium officials, have rescheduled the 2020 Cracker Barrel National Battle of the Bands for the last weekend in August, 2021.
of the Bands
Salute to HBCU Marching Bands
Don't miss the National Battle of the Bands: Salute to HBCU Marching Bands film premiering in February in honor of Black History Month.
The hour-long shine a light into the history of Historically Black College & University marching bands and a behind-the-scenes work, dedication, and passion that goes into creating the precision, sound, and show-stopping performance fans have grown to love and appreciate.
Click the button below to find out when and where you can watch this historic film.
You have got to see it – to feel it! Battle in the stands and on the field.
Check out the 2019 NBOTB Recap Below
The NBOTB Returns the Last weekend in august, 2021.
HBCUs Band Together
HBCUs Band Together is a scholarship initiative designed to bring together those who love and seek to support HBCU’s, HBCU Bands and their band members during the COVID-19 crisis; while celebrating the talent, contribution and impact of HBCU marching bands on the culture, and the roles they play in educating aspiring musicians and developing future leaders. Visit HBCUsBandTogether.org to learn more.