Annual Marching Band Competition Set for Oct. 13 in Orange City

The 15th Annual Dutch Field Championship will take place in Orange City on Saturday, October 13. This annual marching band field competition takes place at Korver Field, Northwestern College and is hosted by the Pride of the Dutchmen Marching Band of the MOC-Floyd Valley High School.

There will be approximately 30 bands from four states participating with over 2,000 band members and 2,500 spectators in Orange City for the event. There will be an afternoon and evening of exciting performances and family fun. Gates open at 2:00pm with the first band taking the field at 3:00pm.

Following a full day of performances, the Pride of the Dutchmen Marching Band will perform in exhibition. Following the performances, the annual fireworks display will take place for all to enjoy.