Competition Information

On behalf of the Marching Raiders, we would like to welcome you to our annual marching band competition, the KMEA “Annual Tournament of Bands” hosted by the Ryle High School Marching Band.

September 24th, 2016
2:30 PM
Borland Stadium at Ryle High School
10379 US 42
Union, Kentucky 41091
(Open in Google Maps)
$10.00 (Children and adults ages 12 and over)
$5.00 (Seniors)
Free (Children 11 and under)

All admission tickets are for general seating and will be sold at the gate at each site. The main spectator entrance is located at the Borland Stadium entrance directly across from the baseball field at Ryle High School.

The ticket booth will open at 11:00 AM EST. We accept cash, checks (made payable to Ryle Band Boosters), and most major credit cards.

Cameras & recording equipment are permissible but please be respectful of those around you by not blocking their viewing.

New this year, we will be broadcasting the competition using Periscope. You can follow us on Periscope or check for updates on our Twitter/Periscope page.

For more information please check back here in early September or contact

Robert Elliott, Ryle High School Director of Bands
(859) 384-5300 ext. 331

Director's Information

Detailed information will be available closer to the event date.

We have worked very hard to make this event the best it can possibly be. Please take a few minutes to carefully read the information provided in the director’s packet which will hopefully answer most of your questions. However, please do not hesitate in contacting us should you have any other questions or concerns not addressed.