Crown Jewel 2016 Features

Florida Marching Band Coalition Regionally Sanctioned Event
Florida Marching Band Coalition Website (Click This Link)


  • Commentary by two nationally recognized out of state experts in marching band.  Director orientated comments with video of show. No adjudicator sheets or score.
  • Drum Major Cam.
  • Drumline Cam.
  • Regionally and nationally recognized adjudicators on adjudication panel, in addition to those from Florida.
  • Digitally recorded adjudicator comments and comprehensive adjudication sheets.
  • Classification of bands by number of wind players. Aligns With FMBC.


  • Convenient Online Registration.
  • Comprehensive website.
  • Social Media accessible.
  • Multi-camera HD Video of field shows.
  • Multi-channel audio mix recording.


  • Historic Citrus Bowl Stadium (New Viewing Stands)
  • Excellent performance field and great stands for viewing.
  • Convenient concession stands with quality items.
  • Easily accessible clean rest rooms.
  • Easily accessible clean campus.
  • Convenient bus and truck parking near warm-up and stadium.


  • 35 years of excellence and service.
  • High-quality festival organization and hospitality.
  • Outstanding spectator attendance and audience support.
  • Unique festival format (prelims – finals, awards, adjudication). Crowd Pleaser Award (finals). Aligns with FMBC.
  • Comprehensive awards classifications with high quality trophies and plaques.
  • Affordable, high-quality merchandise and concession items.