10/29 ISSMA State Finals -4th Place!

The Castle Marching Knights put on an outstanding performance on Saturday 10/29 at the ISSMA State Final competition in Indianapolis. They achieved 4th place in Class A for the entire state! Way to go Marching Knights! We’re so proud of you!

We’d also like to shout out to our Marching Friends at Mater Dei-scoring 4th in Class D, Boonville – scoring 9th in Class C, and Evansville North who rocked 8th place in Class B. Excellent performances by everyone!

Below are some pictures from the WarmUp!


10/22 ISSMA Semi-State – 4:20pm CT

The Castle Marching Knights performed at Center Grove High School in Indianapolis on 10/15 for the Regional ISSMA competition. CMK received a rating of “Gold with Distinction” in each of three categories: Music, Visual, and Effect. We also ranked in the top 10 in Open Class A and will advance to the Semi-State Competition to be held on Saturday 10/22.

We will be performing at 4:20pm CT on Saturday with the awards presentation beginning at 5:12pm CT. Let’s fill the stadium with a sea of blue to show our support for our hard-working CMK!

Interesting in learning more about ISSMA contests? Check out this article from their website, issma.net.

10/15 ISSMA Regional Contest – 6:22pm ET – GO CMK!

We are Indy bound!! LET’S DO THIS!! Good luck to our Castle Marching Knights as they travel to Center Grove HS for the ISSMA Regional Competition today! This is the first competition in our northern tour.

CMK will be performing at 6:22pm Eastern Time at Center Grove High School. The Awards Ceremony will begin at 8:06pm ET. Send good vibes to your favorite CMK at 5:22pm local time, and check the contest page for results later in the evening. Go CMK!



Renewable Resources Gives Back!

Renewable Resources is one of the providers for curbside trash and recycling in Warrick County and is the only provider that is locally owned and operated.  They have approached the Castle Boosters and offered to give 10% of every month’s service bill that you spend with them back to the Castle Band Boosters.   This is for current customers and new customers, and continues for so long as you remain a customer!  All you have to do is sign up.

If you are a current customer or wish to switch services and sign up so that 10% goes back to our own CMKs, log onto the Renewable Resources webpage at www.renewable-resources.org and go to ONLINE SIGNUP.    On the Online Signup page input your name and address and scroll to the bottom to support the Castle Band Program.   You may also call or email them at (877) 752-3024 or info@renewable-resources.org.

Not only sign up, but tell your family and friends and share on social media!  Everyone can sign up for this wonderful ongoing support of our Band Programs!

Thank you, Renewable Resources!

CHS Invitational 9/17 – Schedule Released!

Castle High School is hosting an  Invitational on Saturday, 9/17. Several area bands will be participating, including our own Castle Marching Knights! Trophies will be awarded at the conclusion of the event.  This will be a great opportunity to enjoy some outstanding performances and to support the Castle Band. Check out this Media Post from AM 1280 and the performance schedule below:

6:00pm Southridge

6:13pm South Spencer

6:26pm Princeton

6:39pm Boonville

6:52pm BREAK – visit the concession stand and the Car Raffle table!

7:15pm Central

7:28pm Harrison

7:41pm F.J. Reitz

7:54pm Castle Marching Knights!

8:15pm AWARDS