The Franklin Band Boosters will once again host a car raffle benefiting the award-winning Franklin Band, and this year the winner will have a choice of cars.
Tickets cost $25 each, and 5 tickets can be purchased for $100. The winner will be announced during the band’s annual Community Cavalcade Performance on Saturday, November 3, at 5 p.m.
This year, the winner will choose between a Chevrolet Camaro and a Ford Mustang, provided by Lyons Chevrolet/Buick/GMC/Ford in Lewisburg.
Tickets are available online at www.thefranklinband.org or from any Band Booster. Boosters will sell tickets at each varsity football home game starting August 31; at the band’s Sonic Boom competition on October 6; and at Cars & Coffee on September 1 and October 6.
Only 3,000 raffle tickets will be sold nationwide. Ticket buyers must be 18 years old but are not required to be present to win. Proceeds from the raffle will fund new uniform accessories, equipment maintenance, props and other show expenses, as well as travel and competition expenses.
About The Franklin Band
The Franklin Band, under the direction of David Aydelott and Jacob Campos, is the current and six-time Tennessee marching band Grand Champion, earning the Governor’s Cup for this distinction. They are also a 2014 recipient of the prestigious Sudler Shield, presented by the John Philip Sousa Foundation to high school, youth, and international marching bands of world class excellence. A proud Bands of America participant since 2008, Franklin was a semi-finalist at the Bands of America Grand Nationals Championship in Indianapolis in November and placed 4th in class AAA.