Join the roar


Get ready to experience the ultimate musical showdown at Roarfest 2024, hosted by the reigning ESPN Band of the Year National HBCU Band Champions, The ROAR Marching Band!

Join us on the campus of Florida Memorial University for an electrifying Battle of the Bands featuring the best local high schools.

But that's not all – Roarfest 24 is your one-stop destination for everything college!  Discover more about FMU campus life, explore academic opportunities, and learn how you can become a part of the acclaimed ROAR band. Even audition onsite!


Calling all percussion students and drumlines! Work with The Suicide Squad at our percussion clinic and refine your skills with expert guidance and for those who dream of dancing and twirling flags fiercely , checkout our Auxiliary Clinic with LionEssence and the F.I.E. R.C.E. Flag Corp!

Don't miss this chance to witness the future of music and talent collide! Save the date, bring your friends, and don’t miss out on Roarfest 2024!


Be There Or Hear About It


ROARFEST 24 Battle of the Bands Participating Schools

-Piper High School
-Blanche Ely High School
-Miami Central High School
-North Eastern High School
-Hollywood Hills High School
-Deerfield Beach High School
-South Plantation High School
-Palm Beach Lakes High School


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