Programme for 160 Year Celebrations - Labour Weekend 2022

Last Modified: 9-5-2022 11:56

All members, past members, and friends are invited to join us to celebrate the first 160 years of brass band service to Marlborough.

During the 160 years since 1861 the band has operated continuously under both military and civil guises, and using the following names:

  • Blenheim Citizens Band
  • Blenheim Garison Band
  • 10th Mounted Regimental Band
  • 2nd Marlborough Battalion Band
  • Blenheim Municipal Band
  • Marlborough District Brass Band

Celebration Programme:

Friday 21st October 2022:        Meet & Greet from 7pm at Band Rooms 15 Auckland Street, Blenheim

Saturday 22nd October 2022:   10:30am  Parade step off from Seymour / Arthur Street Corner, followed by Remembrance Service at cenetaph (Seymour Square Clock Tower).

                                                       6:00pm  Dinner at Marlborough Events Centre (adjacent to ASB Theatre Marlborough)

Sunday 23rd October 2022:        7:30pm  Brilliant Brass in Blenheim Concert - ASB Theatre Marlborough. 

Please email [email protected] for further information and to register your attendance.