EUSPBA Sanctioned Competition

Sanctioned band competition June 9, 2024.

Questions or comments may be directed to John Giblin at

Registration for 2024 competition is now open

Applications for bands to compete in Grades 3, 4 and 5 are open through June 2. 

Draw will be held that week.
Registration requires payment of $200 fee.

Register Band

Competition Rules

  1. The entry fee for pipe bands is $150 and includes admission for uniformed members of the band.
  2. Highland Dress must be worn.
    The draw will be on June 6 and bands will be notified with the contact info provided.

    Start time is 12:30 pm.

  3. Band Competition: First, Second and Third place prizes will be awarded only if there are 4 or more bands participating in each grade. One less prize will be awarded for each entry under 4 for each grade. For example, if there are 3 entries in any grade, that grade will only have 2 prizes awarded.
The Men Playing The Bagpipes On The Street Parade

Grade      1st Place      2nd Place      3rd Place
     1                         Grade not offered
     2                        Grade not offered
     3            $600                  $500                 $400
     4            $550                  $450                 $350
     5             $400                 $300                 $200