The Mountain State Forest Festival held the "Spectacle of Bands" field show on Oct. 5.
AB University opened the event with the National Anthem and an energetic field show. The night was filled with a diverse selection of music, ranging from classical pieces to a Beatles theme from Harman High school.
The best performance for band field show went to Hurricane High School, with Philip Barbour coming in second and Greenbrier High receiving third place.
The Grand Feature Parade also handed out trophies and awards to the winning bands. The winners for large bands (over 50 members) are listed below:
First place, Philip Barbour High School; second place, Parkersburg High School; and third place, Lewis County High School.
The overall performance winners (taking the scores from the band field show and Grand Feature Parade) included:
First place, Philip Barbour High School; second place, Hurricane High School; and third place, Greenbrier East High School.