Atlanta Georgia

Honda Battle of the Bands

January 2015

More than 40 bands display their show stopping skills September through November in a series of pre-qualifying shows around the country and compete for a chance to perform in January during one of the largest marching band shows in the U.S. - the Atlanta Honda Battle of the Bands Invitational. This event draws nearly 65,000 screaming and dancing fans to the Georgia Dome each year.

The Honda Battle of the Bands was created as a way to celebrate and support Black College marching bands and highlight Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU). In addition to being witness to the awesome display of musical talent that is the Atlanta Honda Battle of the Bands, potential students can visit with representatives from nearly 40 HBCUs. It's a great opportunity for younger students to check out colleges and universities.

2014 Top 8 Bands
The top 8 bands include: Alabama A&M, Alabama State, Bethune-Cookman, Morehouse College, North Carolina A&T, South Carolina State, U of A at Pine Bluff and Winston-Salem State.

Honda Battle of the Bands Date
Regional competitions take place September through November. The Honda Battle of the Bands Invitational typically takes place in January. Visit the Honda Battle of the Bands website for more information.

Honda Battle of the Bands Admission 
Purchase tickets from Ticketmaster for individuals or groups of 20 or more.

Honda Battle of the Bands Contact Information
Georgia Dome Ticket Office
One Georgia Office
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 223-8427

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