View photos submitted for Best High School Marching Band contest; send yours from tonight's game
Check out some of the photos that have been submitted by readers as part of a nomination for cleveland.com's Best High School Marching Band contest.
CLEVELAND, Ohio - As nominations for cleveland.com's Best High School Marching Band contest continue to come in, so do the photos and videos.
More than 100 parents, students, faculty, alumni and community members have shared a glimpse of their favorite marching band in Greater Cleveland.
Dozens of area schools have been nominated for inclusion in the contest. Click through the gallery above to see some of the many photos we've received as part of nominations.
And while you're out at a football game this week or next week, send your nomination along with a picture and/or video to [email protected] or use the comments section below.
Nominations are being accepted until Monday, Sept. 19 at 5 p.m. Be sure to include a short description on what makes the band so great, memorable moments and why it should be chosen to be included in the contest.
We welcome pictures and/or videos of the band in action to help us decide if the band should advance to the first round of online voting. Or send a link to the band's Twitter page or links to Tweets or other social media posts we should check out.
The only limitation is the high school must be located within our seven-county coverage area, which consists of Cuyahoga, Summit, Medina, Lorain, Lake, Geauga and Portage counties.
Best Band contest dates:
Here is a rundown on how the Best High School Marching Band contest will work.
Now-Sept. 19: Nominations accepted from schools, bands, students, parents, fans -- you name it.
Sept. 22-28: The bands that have been selected for the first round of the contest will be announced and the opening round of online voting will be held to determine the eight finalists. Voting totals in this round will also determine the eight seeds for the remainder of the contest.
Sept. 29-Oct. 5: Voting in the quarterfinals round.
Oct. 6-12: Voting in the semifinals round.
Oct. 13-20: Voting in the final round to determine the winner of Greater Cleveland's Best High School Marching Band contest. Read more..
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