Rifles have been a part of the color guard activity since the days of military pageantry. Traditionally, these nonfunctioning rifles were made from wood with metal parts to look just like their functioning counterparts.
“What is Winterguard? It’s just colorguard in the winter, right?”
Yes, at its core… but it is more complicated than that.
A PA system, or Public Address System, is used to project sound/music to a large group. These systems are used in sports stadiums, concerts, marching bands, parades, auctions, news conferences, or any situation where a voice or instrument needs to be amplified.
When it’s time to start filling up the holiday stocking for your Band Aficionado, have no fear. We’ve got 10 products that will easily assist to fill it up and help them out with products and accessories that they want and need!
Anyone who has ever participated in Color Guard knows that it can require a lot of different accessories that aren’t always provided by the school or group. The Guard Enthusiast in your life will love any of these items to show up in their stocking this year.
The holidays are just around the corner, and we can’t be the only ones looking forward to it! We know that finding the perfect stocking stuffers for your friends and family isn’t always easy, so we’ve created a Gift Guide just for you.
Over the past 13 years, you’ve seen Band Shoppe’s Air Blade on the field, in marching band shows, winter guard shows, and on TV including an episode of Glee and during Lady Gaga’s Super Bowl Halftime show. But have you ever wondered where the idea of the Air Blade actually came from?
“Cheater tapes” also called “third markers” are tape markings added to flag poles to define hand placement…
Your flags are an essential part of your color guard and winter guard show, but if you’re not using the right flagpole you could be compromising your performance.
Get answers to our most asked questions about how our shipping charges are calculated or why marching companies do not offer free shipping on products such as Marching Band Shoes, Color Guard Shoes, Flag poles, or Gloves.