2014 Vikingland Band Festival, Waconia Band Festival and Owatonnia Grand Champions.





728 Cadets Broke New Ground In 2014 Winter Arts Season

April 25, 2014 The 728 Cadets wrapped up their winter arts season with honors and broke ground for a new Winter Guard International (WGI) Sport of the Arts performance medium. River Valley Percussion Theatre (RVPT) took first place honors out of 12 competing ensembles in the Winter Guard International (WGI) Sport of the Arts Regional …

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728 Cadets Earn Two Grand Champion Honors At Weekend Band Festivals

June 30, 2013 – The 728 Cadets Marching Band enjoyed another successful weekend, earning top honors at the Osseo Marching Band Festival and the Vikingland Marching Band Festival in Alexandria, MN this weekend. The Osseo festival featured 14 competing bands on Saturday, June 30, where the 728 Cadets and Mankato’s 77 Lancers tied for both …

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“Owatonnia” Is Ours In 2013

By Ken Tracy As I think about how Saturday, June 15th 2013 happened I am amazed at the day that the 728 Cadets Marching Band has had. All 94 students arrived for the buses at RHS by the 6:30am call time. We boarded and the Chaperones did a nose count to be sure we had …

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Princeton Rum River Festival Parade – June 13, 2013

The 13 bands competing in Princeton on Thursday, June 13 experienced some of the best marching weather this year. The good weather also brought huge crowds as the streets were lined throughout the route. The crowds were treated to many great performances throughout the evening. Overall, the Cadets finished in 3rd place. There were also …

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