HS Bands from Katy Compete at Regional Championships at Legacy This Saturday


October 4, 2019

By Jennifer Miko

Six high school bands from Katy will compete at the Bands of America Regional Championships this Saturday at Legacy Stadium. The all-day event will showcase the hard work and talent of students from more than 30 high schools in the region.

The JET Band in action. Photo: Taylor High School Band Facebook

Legacy Stadium, at 1830 Katyland Drive, will host the Bands of America Regional

Championships Saturday, October 5. The box office and stadium gates open at 6:30 am and the first band takes the field at 7:00 am. More than 30 bands will compete, and 10 will move on to the finals. After the dinner break, the finalists will perform. The event will conclude with the awards ceremony.

Two Katy high school bands advanced to the finals at last year's Regional Championships at Woodforest Bank Stadium. Seven Lakes finished seventh overall and Taylor finished ninth.

Lineup of Katy High School Bands

The following Katy high school bands will perform (as of October 3):

8:00 am – Paetow

9:30 am – Katy 9:45 am – Taylor

12:45 pm – Cinco Ranch

4:15 pm – Tompkins 4:30 pm – Seven Lakes

The competition can be watched live here.

5:00 pm – EXHIBITION: University of Houston 5:15 pm – Presentation of Awards 5:45 pm – Stadium Cleared