Sanctioned Intrastate Music Events

Event Name Competition Among Location Date Competition Type
IHSMA = IHSMA Classification
OPEN = competing all together
BOTH = uses IHSMA and OPEN
Keokuk Labor Day Parade Marching Bands (non competitive) Keokuk Sept 5, 2016 OPEN
Pufferbilly Days Parade Marching Bands Boone Sept 10, 2016 IHSMA
Tri-State Rodeo Parade Marching Bands Fort Madison Sept 10, 2016 IHSMA
Bobcat Invitational Marching Bands Epworth Sept 17, 2016 IHSMA
Fort Madison Marching Band Classic Marching Bands Fort Madison Sept 17, 2016 IHSMA
Marching Band Contest Marching Bands Creston Sept 17, 2016 IHSMA
Mount Pleasant Marching Invitational Marching Bands Mount Pleasant Sept 17, 2016 IHSMA
Linn-Mar Marching Band Festival Marching Bands Linn-Mar HS, Marion Sept 24, 2016 IHSMA
Marching Dutch Invitational Marching Bands Pella Sept 24, 2016 IHSMA
Marion Marching Invitational Marching Bands Marion Sept 24, 2016 IHSMA
Oktemberfest Parade Marching Bands Marshalltown Sept 24, 2016 IHSMA
Starfest Marching Bands Sioux City, North Sept 24, 2016 IHSMA
Algona Band Day Marching Bands Algona Oct 1, 2016 OPEN
Bands Across the Prairie Marching Invitational Marching Bands Cedar Rapids, Prairie Oct 1, 2016 IHSMA
Carroll Band Day Marching Bands Carroll Oct 1, 2016 IHSMA
Davis County Festival of Bands Marching Bands Davis County HS, Bloomfield Oct 1, 2016 IHSMA
Five Seasons Invitational Marching Bands Cedar Rapids Oct 1, 2016 IHSMA
Ottumwa Octoberfest Parade Marching Bands Ottumwa Oct 1, 2016 IHSMA
SW Iowa Band Jamboree Marching Bands Clarinda Oct 1, 2016 IHSMA
Urbandale Marching Invitational Marching Bands Urbandale Oct 1, 2016 IHSMA
Loess Hills Fieldfest Marching Bands Glenwood Oct 8, 2016 IHSMA
Muskie Marching Invitational Marching Bands Muscatine Oct 8, 2016 IHSMA
Valleyfest XXXVII and Showdown XXXVII Marching Bands Valley HS, West Des Moines Oct 8, 2016 BOTH
Wilton Festival of Bands Marching Bands Wilton Oct 8, 2016 IHSMA
Mid-Iowa Band Championships Marching Bands Ankeny Oct 15, 2016 IHSMA
DMCS Show Choir Invitational Show Choirs Des Moines Christian Jan 7, 2017 IHSMA
Mid-Iowa Show Choir Championships Show Choirs Ankeny Centennial Jan 7, 2017 OPEN
Prairie Premier Show Choirs Prairie HS, Cedar Rapids Jan 7, 2017 IHSMA
WIC Jazz & Show Festival Jazz Bands, Jazz Choirs, Show Choirs Underwood Jan 12, 2017 OPEN
Triton Jazz Festival Jazz Bands ICCC, Fort Dodge Jan 12-13, 2017 IHSMA
Waukee Star Struck Show Choirs Waukee Jan 13-14, 2017 IHSMA
Bluffs Jazz Festival Jazz Bands Abraham Lincoln HS, Council Bluffs Jan 14, 2017 IHSMA
River City Showcase Show Choirs Muscatine Jan 14, 2017 IHSMA
Saturday Night Jive Show Choirs West Branch High School Jan 14, 2017 IHSMA
Supernova 2017 Show Choirs Marion Jan 14, 2017 OPEN
Iowa Lakes Jazz Band Contest Jazz Bands ILCC, Estherville Jan 17, 2017 IHSMA
Showzam Show Choirs Johnston Jan 20-21, 2017 IHSMA
Take Two Show Choirs Dallas Center-Grimes, Grimes Jan 21, 2017 IHSMA
Simpson College Jazz Festival Jazz Bands Indianola Jan 23-24, 2017 OPEN
The Big Dance Show Choirs Davenport, North HS Jan 28, 2017 OPEN
Sadie Street Showcase Show Choirs Anamosa Jan 28, 2017 IHSMA
Morningside College Jazz Festival Show Choirs Sioux City Feb 1-3, 2017 IHSMA
Jack Oatts Jazz Festival Jazz Bands Earlham Feb 4, 2017 IHSMA
Music InMotion Show Choirs Mount Pleasant Feb 4, 2017 IHSMA
Rhythm on the Riverbend Show Choirs Bettendorf Feb 4, 2017 OPEN
Stars on Stage Show Choirs West Liberty Feb 4, 2017 IHSMA
Urbandale Show Choir Invitational Show Choirs Urbandale Feb 10-11, 2017 OPEN
MoShow Show Choirs, Jazz Choirs Washington HS, Cedar Rapids Feb 11, 2017 IHSMA
SEP JazzFest Jazz Bands Southeast Polk HS, Pleasant Hill Feb 11, 2017 IHSMA
Touch of Class Show Choirs Benton Comm HS, Van Horne Feb 11, 2017 IHSMA
Lewis and Clark Jazz Festival Jazz Bands, Jazz Choirs WITCC, Sioux City Feb 13-14, 2017 IHSMA
Solon Vocal Jazz Festival Jazz Choirs Solon Feb 17, 2017 IHSMA
Dutch Masters Show Choirs Pella Feb 17-18, 2017 IHSMA
Great River Show Choirs Davenport, Central HS Feb 17-18, 2017 IHSMA
Show Jazz Encounter Jazz Bands, Show Choirs Indianola Feb 17-18, 2017 IHSMA
Tallcorn Jazz Festival Jazz Bands UNI, Cedar Falls Feb 17-18, 2017 IHSMA
HWAA Regular Season Event Indoor Drum Lines, Winter Guards Underwood Feb 18, 2017 OPEN
Perry Band Olympics Instrumental Solos/Small Ensembles Perry Feb 18, 2017 OPEN
NWIBA District Jazz Festival Jazz Bands LeMars High School, LeMars Feb. 20, 2017 IHSMA
SWIBA District Jazz Festival Jazz Bands Glenwood Feb 20, 2017 IHSMA
Jazz Summit Jazz Bands Coe College, Cedar Rapids Feb 23-25, 2017 IHSMA
Jim Coffin Jazz Festival Jazz Bands Woodward-Granger HS, Woodward Feb 24-25, 2017 IHSMA
Marion Masquerade Show Choirs Marion Feb 24-25, 2017 BOTH
Bishop Heelan Crusader Classic Show Choirs Bishop Heelan HS, Sioux City Feb 25, 2017 IHSMA
Main Event Show Choirs Western Dubuque HS, Epworth Feb 25, 2017 IHSMA
Raise the Roof Show Choirs Kennedy HS, Cedar Rapids Feb 25, 2017 OPEN
RAM Showcase Show Choirs Southeast Polk HS, Pleasant Hill Feb 25, 2017 IHSMA
Clash of the Titans Show Choirs Lewis Central HS, Council Bluffs Mar 3-4, 2017 IHSMA
CR Jefferson Invitational Show Choirs Jefferson HS, Cedar Rapids Mar 3-4, 2017 IHSMA
Emmetsburg Extravaganza Show Choirs, Jazz Choirs Emmetsburg Mar 4, 2017 IHSMA
NEIBA District Jazz Festival – Class 4A Jazz Bands West HS, Waterloo Mar 4, 2017 IHSMA
NEIBA District Jazz Festival – Class 3A Jazz Bands Independence Mar 4, 2017 IHSMA
NEIBA District Jazz Festival – Class 1A/2A Jazz Bands Hudson Mar 4, 2017 IHSMA
Sing All About It! Show Choirs Sioux City, East HS Mar 4, 2017 IHSMA
Stars in the Spotlight Show Choirs Fort Madison HS Mar 4, 2017 OPEN
Jubilation Show Choirs Westwood HS, Sloan Mar 11, 2017 IHSMA
Reiver Jazz Choir Contest Jazz Choirs IWCC, Council Bluffs Mar 16, 2017 IHSMA
Hinton Soundsational Show Choirs Hinton Nar 18, 2017 IHSMA
Red Carpet Gala Show Choirs West Delaware HS, Manchester Mar 18, 2017 IHSMA
Underwood Ultimate Show Choir Competition Show Choirs Underwood Mar 18, 2017 IHSMA
Iowa Vocal Jazz Championships Jazz Choirs Valley HS, West Des Moines Mar 28, 2017 IHSMA
All City Music Contest Solos and Small Ensembles Cedar Rapids, Washington HS Apr 1, 2017 OPEN
Iowa Jazz Championships Jazz Bands Iowa State Center, Ames Apr 4, 2017 IHSMA
Jefferson Orchestra Invitational and Clinic Orchestras Jefferson HS, Cedar Rapids Apr 22, 2017 IHSMA
79th North Iowa Band Festival Marching Bands Mason City May 27, 2017 IHSMA
North Central Iowa Marching Band Invitational Marching Bands Fort Dodge Sept 23, 2017 IHSMA
Bands Across the Prairie Marching Invitational Marching Bands Prairie High School, Cedar Rapids Sept 30, 2017 IHSMA
Clinton Marching Invitational Marching Bands Clinton Oct 14, 2017 IHSMA
Mid-Iowa Band Championships Marching Bands Ankeny Oct 14, 2017 IHSMA
The Big Dance Show Choirs Davenport, North Jan 27, 2018 BOTH
Southeast Polk JazzFest Jazz Bands Southeast Polk HS, Pleasant Hill Feb 10, 2018 IHSMA