Marching band


The PRIDE of Owasso marching band has received First Divisions in the OSSAA marching competition for the past 47 consecutive years and has performed in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Recently the Pride of Owasso received an invitation to perform, for the 6th time, in the Tournament of Roses Parade. The band will perform on international TV on January 1, 2020 in Pasadena, California. The PRIDE of Owasso also received invitations in 1985, 1989, 1995, 2004 and 2011. In March of 2014, the PRIDE of Owasso was named “Best Overall Band” in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Dublin, Ireland. Most recently the band performed a patriotic concert on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. At the Oklahoma Bandmasters Association Championships, The PRIDE has finished in the top four every year they have competed and were named Grand Champions in 1996. They have been a finalist at Bands of America Regionals in Arlington, San Antonio, Atlanta and Las Vegas and were the 2012 Champions of the St. Louis Super-Regional. At the Bands of America Grand Nationals in Indianapolis, the PRIDE of Owasso was a Semi-finalist in 2001, 2002, 2009, 2014, 2016 and 2017; the band reached the finals in 2005 (12th) and 2011 (7th).