Bandfest Registration 

The registration fee is $ 65.00  if you pay on or before September 1st, 2019 or $ 85.00 after September 1st, 2019
with a final deadline of September 15th, 2019.

Registration will be limited to the first 20 bands.
Order of performance will be determined by postmark.




Bands will be assigned to 1 of 4 classifications, which will be determined by the number of playing members (including percussion) after the registration deadline. If more than 16 bands register, there will be 5 classes.


Our judges’ panel consists of respected college professors, marching experts and directors from SE North Carolina.

Music Performance                       40%
Marching & Maneuvering            30%
General Effect                                 30%


Superior                              80 to 100 pts.
Excellent                              60 to 79.9 pts.
Good                                     0 to 59.9 pts.


Grand Champion

Superintendent’s Choice

1st, 2nd and 3rd place band in each class

1st and 2nd place caption awards in:

Music, M&M, Visual Ensemble, Percussion and Drum Major

For more information, please contact Eugene Cottrell at (919) 478-1159 or email the  Pinecrest Band Boosters