Band Day Festival 2013 Williston, North Dakota
Date: May 11, 2013 in Williston North Dakota The Band Day Festival will hold its 81st event.
Williston, North Dakota
Organizers and vendors are excited to announce that Americans Got Talent contenders Distinguished Men of Brass will be joining us for our 81st Band Day!Saturday is Williston`s 81st annual Band Day, and on Friday, the Williston High School marching band was out getting in some last minute practice. There will be 17 local and regional bands marching down Main Street tomorrow, and a number of different floats. This year the parade will start on South Main Street, and will head north to Harmon Park.America`s Got Talent contenders Distinguished Men of Brass will also be joining the festivities this year.Williston band members are looking forward to making the march down Main Street, especially trumpet player Try Fisher, who is marching in his first band day. “Marching music is a bit more interesting, you get to get out, the crowds all wild up. Concert music everyone is kind of settled. I`m always kind of the up person.”
There are a number of different events, including live music in Harmon Park, and the car show at the Raymond Family Community Center. For a full list of events and timessee below. The parade kicks off at 10:30 Saturday morning in Harmon Park in North Dakota‘s most happening city!
Marching bands, food, floats and great family fun! For more information contact the Convention & Visitors Bureau at 774-9041.
|81st Annual Band Day Festival|
Parade starts at 10:30AM central time.
VENDORS: at this time, only NON-ELECTRICAL booth spaces are available.Location
2nd Ave W, Main Street, & Harmon Park
Date: May 11th
Average Attendance: 230+
Genre: Parade and Float
Williston, North Dakota festivals
National Guard 7th St W and 1st Ave W
Welcome Home 818th Soldiers; Dwight Linde
National Guard Family Readiness Group
Herb Parker, Parade Marshal
1 D’Mo Brass 7th St W and 1st Ave W
a Mayor of Williston
b Police Officer of the Year
c Preteen Miss Williams County & Miss Williston Outstanding Teen
d Nabors Drilling/Hess/Well Pro
e Thursday Musical Club
2 Williston City Band 7th St W and 1st Ave W
a 2013 Babe Ruth World Series
b Williston Fire Department
c Miss Oil Country’s Outstanding Teen & Miss Dakota Territory’s Outstanding Teen
d Heller Casing Service
e FMC Technologies
3 Trinity Christian Elementary Band 7th St W and 1st Ave W
a Murphy Motors
b Kay Michael Lee Studio
c Rainbow Girls
d Petroleum Services
e Credit Union Association of the Dakotas
All float entries are sub-headings under a marching band, which are shown in RED. For example, float entry
3a (Murphy Motors) will line up at the same intersection as band #3, Trinity Christian Elementary. Float
participants are encouraged to line up between 9:30 and 10:00 a.m. near their designated intersection on
1st Ave W. The parade will start at 10:30 a.m., traveling north up Main and ending at the northwest corner
of Harmon Park.