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Buckwheat Festival Performance: September 30th

The WVU Marching Band will be featured in the Farmer's Day Parade at the 65th Annual Preston County Buckwheat Festival on Saturday, September 30. The parade begins at 12 pm and then the band will perform an exhibition show immediately following the parade at approximately 2:30 p.m. The "Pride" looks forward to seeing you there.

  • 8:15 a.m. - Buses post - Band Parks on practice field.  Begin Loading Buses
  • 8:45 a.m. - Depart for Kingwood
  • 9:45 a.m. - Arrive Kingwood
  • 10:00 a.m. - Eat "Lunch"
  • 12:00 p.m. - Parade steps off.  WVU Band is in the first few units.
  • 2:30 p.m. - (approx. - unless parade is late finishing) - WVU Band Field Show at Central Preston Middle School Football Field
    • Performance includes:
      • Traditional Pregame
      • In concert arcs the band will perform Superman, "Spy" Medley, Family Guy, Pirates of the Caribbean, and American Celebration
      • "Pop/Rock" Halftime show from Maryland Game (White Rabbit, Holiday,
        and A.D. 1928/Rockin' the Paradise)
  • 3:15 p.m. - (Approx.) Show ends.  Band heads back to buses.
  • 3:45 p.m. - (Approx.) 30 minutes after last note, buses depart for Morgantown.
  • 4:45 p.m. - Arrive in Morgantown.