Woodland Celtic Games P&D

Piping & Drumming contest organized by the Northern Branch.

Part of the Woodland Celtic Games & FestivalWoodlandCeltic

Saturday, April 25, 2020 – Sunday, April 26, 2020

Yolo County Fairgrounds
1250 E Gum Ave
Woodland, CA 95776

Band Competitions: Grades 5, 4, 3, & 2

Solo Competitions:
Piping (Light Music & Piobaireachd) – Grades 4, 3, 2, 1, & Open/Professional
Snare Drumming – Grades 4, 3, 2, 1, & Open/Professional
Tenor Drumming – Novice, Intermediate, & Open/Professional
Bass Drumming – Novice, Intermediate, & Open/Professional

Judges:
Jamie CuthillSolo Piping and Bands

Entry Fees:
Bands – TBA
Soloists – TBA

WUSPBA rules apply to all contests. Sanctioning is pending.

Entries close April 4, 2020. The contest organizers reserve the right to close entries early if necessary based upon time constraints.

Band Contest Information

Saturday events:
Grade 5 March, Slow March, March
Grade 4 MSR
Grade 3 Time Limit Medley
Grade 2 MSR

Sunday events:
Grade 5 Quick March Medley
Grade 4 Time Limit Medley
Grade 3 MSR
Grade 2 Time Limit Medley

Prize money per event (1st, 2nd, 3rd):
Grade 5 – $400, $300, $200
Grade 4 – $500, $400, $300
Grade 3 – $500, $400, $300
Grade 2 – $500, $400, $300

Travel money:
Bands traveling 0-299 miles – $400
Bands traveling 300+ miles – $800
2nd/3rd band from organization – $200

Bands must participate in massed bands both days in order to receive travel money.

Solo Contest Information

Saturday events (starting at approx. 8:30am):
Piping (Light Music) – all grades
Snare Drumming – all grades
Tenor Drumming – all grades
Bass Drumming – all grades

Sunday events (starting at approx. 9:00am):
Piobaireachd – all grades

Open/Professional prize money (per event):
1st – $100
2nd – $50*
3rd – $25*

*In order for prize money to be awarded for 2nd and/or 3rd place, at least one more competitor must have played than the number of prizes awarded. I.e., if three competitors play, prize money will be awarded to 1st & 2nd place only for that event.

General Event Information: Woodland Celtic Games & Festival