picture of 2018 Bands of America Grand National Championships, pres. by Yamaha

Completed, Nov 8 - 10, 2018
 

Watch some of the finest high school marching bands America has to offer at the 2018 Bands of America Grand National Championships, presented by Yamaha.

  1. Relive The 2018 BOA Grand National Finalists

    Relive The 2018 BOA Grand National Finalists

    Nov 13, 2018

    Rewatch the 2018 BOA Grand National Championship finalist bands in order of how they finished. 

  2. Carmel Wins Third Grand National Championship In A Row

    Carmel Wins Third Grand National Championship In A Row

    Nov 11, 2018

    It's been over 4 months since bands reported for summer band camps across the country. After grueling rehearsals, long road trips, and countless repetitions, the culmination for the nation's best high school marching bands reached its peak inside Lucas Oil Stadium. 

  3. Prosper Wins Grand National Finals Fan Favorite Vote

    Prosper Wins Grand National Finals Fan Favorite Vote

    Nov 10, 2018

    Well, we've made it folks. The 2018 Bands of America Grand National Championship finals have come and gone. 108 bands were narrowed down to just the top 12, and holy cow were they good.

  4. RESULTS - Premium Watch Guide: 2018 BOA Grand National Champs

    RESULTS - Premium Watch Guide: 2018 BOA Grand National Champs

    Nov 10, 2018

    It's hard to describe in words what has happened in Lucas Oil Stadium over the past three days. The 2018 Bands of America Grand National Championships have delivered on all of the pageantry, artistry, and performance that you could ever want from some of the best high school marching bands in the world.

  5. A Closer Look: Feature Stories From BOA 2018

    A Closer Look: Feature Stories From BOA 2018

    Nov 6, 2018

    This year, we wanted to take a closer look at some of the band programs who would be in our sights all season long. Through interviews with directors and designers, we get a look behind-the-curtain of some of the best band programs in the country.

  6. Andy's Top 5 BOA Shows Heading To Grand Nats

    Andy's Top 5 BOA Shows Heading To Grand Nats

    Nov 6, 2018

    To say that the 2018 Bands of America season has been impressive is probably the understatement of the year. I always expect the top drum and bugle corps of the world to come out with something groundbreaking by way of marching arts show design, but this year's BOA season has topped even DCI for me.

  7. 2018 Grand Nationals: What To Look For In Indy

    2018 Grand Nationals: What To Look For In Indy

    Nov 6, 2018

    The 2018 BOA season has seen 18 regionals, 3 super regionals, and over 750 bands compete for the last seven weeks in a row. Now, it all comes down to 3 days of competition inside Lucas Oil Stadium for the chance to be named the 2018 Bands of America Grand National Champions. 

  8. Super Regional Beasts: Bands Who Tore Up 2018 Head To Grand Nationals

    Super Regional Beasts: Bands Who Tore Up 2018 Head To Grand Nationals

    Nov 6, 2018

    The time has come for bands to load up their trucks, props, and performers and begin their journey to the 2018 BOA Grand Nationals in Indianapolis, Indiana. 

  9. Weekly Watch Guide - BOA Grand National Championships

    Weekly Watch Guide - BOA Grand National Championships

    Nov 5, 2018

    108 bands will converge upon Lucas Oil Stadium on Thursday and Friday to compete in the 2018 Bands of America Grand National Championship prelims. Only the best will advance into Saturday morning's semifinals, and then the top 12 marching bands in the country will compete that evening!

  10. Prosper Stretches Themselves To Finish 2018 With Strength

    Prosper Stretches Themselves To Finish 2018 With Strength

    Nov 2, 2018

    According to director John Alstrin, when they competed at the 2017 UIL State Marching Contest in Texas, the Prosper High School band wasn’t fully expecting to make it all the way into finals.