Marching 100 to Perform in Houston

Marching 100 to Perform in Houston

The Marching 100 will perform in Houston’s 22nd Annual Martin Luther King Grande Parade, Battle of the Bands Competition and the Houston Alumni Chapter Annual Mardi Gras Ball.

Houston will host the 15th Annual MLK Battle Of The Bands Competition on January 17. This spectacular event will feature more than 20 nationally acclaimed marching bands from across the country, including the best high school marching bands from Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas.


Houston Alumni Hold Annual Mardi Gras Ball

The members of the Association of St. Augustine Alumni Houston, invite you to their 2016 Mardi Gras Ball.
Date: January 16, 2016
Location: The Villagio Ballroom
Time: 8:00 p.m. – 1 a.m.
For tickets contact Kevin Bennette at 504-583-1041.


15th Annual MLK Battle of the Bands Competition
Date: January 17, 2016
Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: W.W. Thorne Stadium


The 22nd Annual MLK Grande Parade is expected to attract 300, 000 spectators. The University of Houston Marching Band and the Prairie View A&M University Marching Band will co-lead the parade.

MLK Grande Parade 
Date: January 18, 2016
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Midtown Houston
Location: Parade starts on San Jacinto & Elgin Streets in Houston, Texas