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Saturday, October 19, 2024

Join us for an exciting musical parade as 55 Northern California high school and junior high school marching bands compete next to the iconic Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk in the ONLY band review with warm sand, cool surf, and hot rides!

Marching bands will be judged in categories such as music, showmanship, and marching.

Band Directors

To inquire about a waiting list please email [email protected].

Parade Route

The entire parade route is in the area adjacent to the Boardwalk with easy bus drop-off.

Parade Route Map

Friends & Family

Purchase discounted Ride Wristbands with your discount code!

$44.95 – $25 off gate price!


Offer valid with a discount code for advance purchases only. Discount codes provided on the flyer, ask your Band Director for details. Wristbands are only valid on October 19, 2024.


Santa Cruz High School and the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

We are members of the Northern California Band Association.

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

Email [email protected].

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