Sprite Queen City Battle of the Bands
All eyes will be on the marching bands from six historically black colleges and universities as they take the field to perform at the first annual Sprite Queen City Battle of the Bands.
The invitational showcase will be held in Charlotte’s Memorial Stadium, 310 N. Kings Dr., on Saturday, August 28, 2010, at 7p.m. The inaugural event will feature the bands from Florida A&M University, Johnson C. Smith University, North Carolina A&T State University, North Carolina Central University, Shaw University and South Carolina State University.
Bragging rights and scholarship money will be on the line as the talented band members display their school’s dynamic music programs during show-stopping performances.
Tickets for the Sprite Queen City Battle of the Bands can be purchased for $15 in advance at www.ez-tix.com and for $20 the day of the event at the stadium box office.