Band Programme For Year 2013

Date

Event

Comment

Saturday, 11th May

Garioch Rugby Club, Performance at the Town Hall

Helping to celebrate and bring to public attention this season's success by the 1st Senior Boy's Team.
Saturday, 1st June

Taste of Grampian, Thainstone, by Inverurie

Public entertainment amongst the stalls and other entertainers outside the mart. An increasingly busy and varied event.
Sunday, 9th June

Mintlaw Gala

A local gala day with the band playing for the spectators. We've been invited back so must have done alright.
Saturday, 15th June

Meldrum Sports

Massed and individual band performances at one of the biggest Highland Games in the area. There used to be a competition, but now it's public entertainment only. This year we played for the drum majors' competition
Sunday, 7th July

Braemar Tourist Entertainment

Parade and performances in the streets of Braemar. Nowhere better if the sun shines.
Saturday, 13th July

Echt Show

Helping to celebrate the 160th Echt Show together with Kintore Pipe Band.
Saturday, 27th July

Aberdeen Tartan Day

Massed Band Parade along Union Street and performances after lunch by each Band, at assigned spots in Aberdeen. A bit of stamina needed.
Saturday, 17th August

Foggie Flower Show (Aberchirder)

Performances in the Show Park and leading the parade of floats around the town in the evening
Saturday, 7th September

Braemar Gathering

Massed band parades down the Main Steet into and around The Games Park. Individual band performances outside The Overseas Visitors' Tent and in the arena itself.
Sunday, 10th November

Inverurie Royal British Legion Remembrance Sunday Parade

Leading the RBL parade to and from the Remembrance Day services in church and at The War Memorial.
Sunday, 24th November

Inverurie Christmas Lights' Parade

Played as part of the parade of massed bands led by Burt Summers from the Royal British Legion to the Town Hall and providing the onlookers with selections of tunes on arrival. The finalé of the afternoon was a magnificent firework display.

Latest Update
10/07/13