Great American Brass Band Festival 2024 Schedule

Published 5:30 pm Wednesday, May 29, 2024

The 2024 Great American Brass Band Festival starts Thursday in Danville. The following is a schedule of events and music.

Schedule of Events

Thursday, May 30

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4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Gallery Hop, Main Street.

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Downtown Downbeat, Weisiger Park.

Friday, May 31

4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Concert at Shaker Village

5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Bayou and Brass, Main Stage (Centre College Lawn).

Saturday, June 1

8:00 a.m. Run for the Brass, Millennium Park

9:00 a.m. Main Stage performances begin, Centre College Lawn

11:00 a.m. Main Street Parade (no music on main stage)

12:00 p.m. Main Stage music resumes, Centre College Lawn

12:30 p.m. Kids Creation Station opens

3:15 p.m. Picnic setup begins, music on Walnuts Street Featuring: Circle City Sidewalk Stompers

4:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Great American Picnic.


Music Schedule

Thursday, May 30

Downtown Downbeat

7:00 p.m. Baja Yetis

8:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. The Swells.

Friday, May 31

Concert at Shaker Village: 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. Lexington Chamber Brass.

Bayou and Brass at Centre College:

5:00 p.m. Mike Wade and the Nasty Nati Brass Band

6:15 p.m. Cincy Brass

7:30 p.m. Mclasty Brass Band

8:45-10:00 p.m. Lucky Chops.

Saturday, June 1

Main Stage Music

9:00 a.m. 202nd Army Band

10:00 a.m. Sacred Winds Ensemble

11:00 a.m. PARADE, no main stage music

12 p.m. Cincinnati Brass Band

1:00 p.m. Mariachi de Kentucky

2:00 p.m. Friends Big Band

3:15 p.m. Walnut St. Jam with Circle City Sidewalk Stompers

4:30 p.m. Advocate Brass Band

5:45 p.m. Empire Strikes Brass

7:00 p.m. McNasty Brass Band

8:15 p.m. Lucky Chops

9:30 – 11:00 p.m. No BS! Brass.