POB LogoWelcome to the New Mexico Pageant of Bands Web Site. This annual event provides a venue for over 2,000 New Mexico high school students to exhibit their skills and receive feedback from nationally recognized judges and is based on band size, not school size. The New Mexico Pageant of Bands is a nonprofit organization promoting performance excellence and sportsmanship in high school marching band competition. For more information see our About page. You can also Contact Us.


2024 NM POB

The 43rd New Mexico Pageant of Bands will be held on Saturday, October 12, 2024 at  Wilson Stadium at 12200 Lomas Boulevard NE in Albuquerque. Please watch for updates. Be a part of the musical excellence and showmanship of this wonderful competition!

2022 NM POB Photo Gallery

JPhoto by Joe Grimandooe Grimando of Joe Grimando Photography donated photographs of the 2022 New Mexico Pageant of Bands competition. View them in the 2022 NM POB Photo Gallery. If you would like a fine print of any of these photos, contact Joe at joegrimando@gmail.com.

2022 POB Pins and Patches Available in the POB STORE

Photo of 2022 POB pin and patchThe New Mexico Pageant of Bands sells merchandise from previous year’s Pageants in our online POB Store. Itens now include the very popular 2022 pins and patches and the 2022 POB Program Booklet. You can use PayPal or just a credit card. Visit the NM POB Store.

2022 POB Adjudicators

Biographies of the New Mexico Pageant of Bands panel of marching band adjudicators for the 2022 competition are available. Visit our 2022 NM POB Adjudicators page.

Header image by Clarissa Anello Photography