Jupiter Festival of Bands

Jupiter High School is proud to host the Third Annual Jupiter Festival of Bands on October 28, 2017!
Our competition is uniquely positioned to positioned to help YOU prepare for FMBC Semi-Finals as the only October/November competition in the FMBC SE region with an artificial turf field.  This competition is a rare opportunity for your marching band to get a feel for the artificial turf before Finals in the Dome!
To register your band for the festival, complete this online form: Band Registration Form (for Directors)
Current Entries
– Palm Beach Central High School “Bronco Band”
– Nova High School “Titan Sound”
– Coral Springs High School  “Marching Colts”
– Seminole Ridge High School “Winged Regiment”
– Sebastian River High School “Pride of Sebastian River”
– Monarch High School “Marching Knights”
– West Broward High School “West Broward Performance Ensemble”
– Palm Beach Gardens High School “Mighty Fightin’ Gator Band”
– J.P. Taravella High School “Marching Trojans”
– Ronald Reagan/Doral Sr. High “Bison Band”
Judging Panel (click on names for bios)
Ron Ryles, Individual Visual
Cory Meals, Individual Music
Ralph Venezia, Ensemble Music
Todd James, Ensemble Visual
Jeff Mitchell, General Effect Music
Keith “Ping” Dawson, General Effect Coordination
Daniel Montoya, Percussion
Judy Ulchinsky, Color Guard
Start Time: TBD
Awards Ceremony: TBD
FINAL Competition Schedule will be posted here when available
Click here for General Information about our Festival
Participation Awards
Best in Class Caption Awards
Best in Class Placement Awards
Overall Caption Awards
2nd Place Overall
Grand Champion/1st Place Overall
Scariest Band Director
Drum Line Battle Winner
Spectator Parking: Jupiter HS main parking lot off of Military Trail
$5.00 parking donation
Directions to JHS Spectator Parking:
From I-95 or the Florida Turnpike:
Exit at Indiantown Road East / SR 706 (I-95 exit 87-A or Florida Turnpike exit 116)
Proceed east on Indiantown Road approximately 3 miles to Military Trail
Turn right/south on Military Trail and continue to the 2nd right (at the traffic light and Jupiter HS sign)
Spectator parking is in the parking lot to your left
For Participating Bands: Click here for Bus and Equipment Truck Parking Instructions
Admission (CASH ONLY)
Adults: $15
Children 12 and under: $12
Children 5 and under: FREE
Concessions Menu posted here when available
Festival/Campus Map posted here when available
Happy Grams: Purchase a note of encouragement for your favorite band to be read immediately before their performance!  $3 each or 2 / $5
Programs: Full Color Programs will be available for sale for $3
Nearby ATM locations posted here when available
Photos from the 2015 and 2016 events are available at on our Flickr page.

How Can You Help?


SignUpGenius links for parents and students will be posted here when available.

Business Supporters

YOUR business can be listed here with a donation to support the Festival!  Trophy sponsorships are also available.  For more information, email JupiterBands@gmail.com.