Sales: (see above for Regional Quarterfinals tickets)
are available for purchase in advance
or on site the day of the event beginning September 4, 2012. Ticket orders received on or before October 19 will be mailed. Tickets received after October 19 will be available at the Houchins Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium will-call window in the ticket booth. To purchase tickets in advance please
859-626-5635 or mail the ticket order form below with payment to: KMEA, P.O. Box 1058, Richmond, KY 40476-1058.
admission tickets to Semifinals are $10.00
Finals tickets are Reserved Seating
Reserved Seats are $17.00
- Children age
six and under will be admitted free, but will not be given a ticket.
For Finals (reserved seating) children admitted free will have to be
held by adults.
tickets, unless bought in advance, will
be available at Houchens Industries - L.T. Smith Stadium only (see below)
open one hour prior to
the first band's performance.
Houchens Industries - L.T. Smith Stadium Seating Chart
Semi-Final and Finals Ticket Order Form - Pre-sale no longer available. Tickets can be purchased on site.
tickets will be for sale at Houchens Industries - L.T. Smith Stadium starting at
10:00 am Saturday
at the site are available for cash only
- On the
day of the event they will be available at the Houchens Industries - L.T. Smith Stadium ticket booth.
for pre-orders that came in within the last couple of weeks,
will also be at the
Houchens Industries - L.T. Smith Stadium ticket booth.
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area at each Semifinals site is reserved for individuals
to tape their respective bands. Neither videographers
nor their equipment are allowed on the field level.
Videographers are not admitted free, but may purchase
a ticket or may use one of their band’s Chaperone
Passes. NO VIDEO RECORDING IS ALLOWED AT THE FINALS
5 Productions will produce a video of the Finals
that will be offered
for sale. (Highlights of the finals
appear on KET later in the year, but the full performances
of all the Finals bands will be available ONLY on
the for-sale DVDs.
service is provided by the Band Boosters at the Semifinals
host schools and is the one means through
which we can reward them for the “extra mile” effort
they are putting forth to host our State Contest. Please
patronize the Concession stands. Contact Host director
to arrange for group meals.
Band Members are admitted free and will have their hand
stamped for readmission purposes. One chaperone per 10
Band Bus and Truck Drivers, and Band Directors receive passes or badges.
Please note: All Band Staff must be listed on the Application Form in
order to receive a badge for admission. No further passes
will be available on
the day of the event. Equipment handlers will be admitted to the performance
area only and during your performance time only. In order to enter the
audience area they will need to purchase tickets.
admission tickets to Semifinals are $10.00. All Finals
tickets are Reserved Seating. Regular Reserved Seats
are $12.00. Premium Reserved Seats are $17.00. Finals
tickets, unless bought in advance, will be available
at Houchens Industries - L.T. Smith Stadium only. Gates
open one hour prior to the first band's performance.
Click on the link for the Houchens Industries - L.T. Smith Stadium seating chart.
All Sites have a paved track in the stadium. Host sites
are not required to transport equipment from the designated
Staging Area to the front sideline. Shuttles WIll NOT
BE AVAILABLE AT REGIONAL QUARTERFINALS, SEMI-FINALS, AND
High School markings as per KMEA rules. (hashes 53’4”)
Collegiate (NCAA) markings (hashes 60’ from sidelines)
with High School hash marks (53’4”) marked