Centerville Invitational

CI-Logo 2017On behalf of the staff, students, band boosters and administration of Centerville High School, we would like to cordially invite you to our 11th annual Centerville Invitational Marching Band competition on Saturday, October 28th, 2017.  This event is a sanctioned competition of the Mid States Band Association (MSBA) and will be adjudicated by a judging panel from the Central States Judges Association.

Our competition will be hosted at Centerville High School Stadium, 500 E. Franklin St., Centerville, OH  45459.

For further information on registering for our competition, please reference the Mid States Band Association website

Updated Schedule of Performances:  Centerville Invitational Final Schedule 2017


ALL of our parking is FREE and CONVENIENT!  The SOUTH parking area (between the Performing Arts Center and the Stadium) will be reserved for spectator parking.  Staff will be present during the day to assist motorists to the appropriate parking area.  Please note, entrance onto the property and the campus traffic flow is one-way.    Printable map of CHS.

Handicapped parking areas will be designated near the stadium and can be located with the assistance of parking staff.



General admission tickets are $10. Senior citizen tickets are $9. Children under 6 years old are FREE. No refunds will be given on admission.

Ticket Sales will be in a tent located along the brick path on the WEST side of the stadium. Programs will be available for $3 purchase at the ticket booth and at various locations throughout the stadium.

Credit cards are accepted for ticket purchases.

Entrance and Seating

The spectator entrance is located on the WEST side of the stadium. Gates will open at Noon. In order to make your visit comfortable, we encourage you to bring a stadium cushion or blanket as our seating is aluminum.

Bands that have performed will be allowed to sit on the HOME side of the field as space allows.  However, after the afternoon awards (4:15 pm) all bands will be asked to sit on the VISITOR side of the field as seats are needed for paying guests.

As a courtesy to our competitors, movement to and from seating will be limited during all performances. Ushers will restrict spectators from entering the seating area while bands are playing.

Wheelchair and accessible seating will be available in the first two rows of the seating sections.  Please see any usher for assistance.

Video Recording

Video recording of performances is prohibited due to copyright laws.


Concessions will be available throughout the day and evening on the HOME side concession stand.  For the convenience of our evening performers, visitor side concessions will open at approximately 6:00pm.  A variety of hot and cold snack foods and drinks will be offered at reasonable prices, including pizza, Chick Fil A sandwiches, nachos, pretzels, etc. Credit cards are accepted.

Please contact us with any questions or special requests at

What’s Happening Next?

June 18-22 – Percussion/Guard Mini-Camp

June 25-29 – Hornline Mini-Camp

June 29 – Centerville Night at Great American Ballpark (Red’s Game)

July 3 – Parade Practice

July 4 – Americana Parade








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