Two Gillespie County marching bands will head to Hondo for University Interscholastic League marching action on Saturday, Oct. 17.
Fredericksburg High School and Harper High School marching bands will be two of 28 bands taking the field in the UIL Region XI Marching Contest at Hondo High School, Saturday.
The FHS Band competes in the 4A bracket, and will march at 7:15 p.m. Harper, competing in 2A, marches at 1:15 p.m.
Marching success so far
The FHS Band, the Pride of the Texas Hill Country, will compete with 11 other marching bands in Class 4A, including Pearsall, Poteet, Jourdanton, Carrizo Springs, Pleasanton, Crystal City, Bandera, Devine, Lytle, Boerne and Hondo.