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Fox River Invitational Marching Band Competition

Posted on Sep 18, 2021

Join The Cadets of Waukesha West as we welcome 7 bands from around the state at our 25th annual Fox River Invitational Marching Band Competition, Sunday, September 26th. The show will be held outdoors in Waukesha West’s Stadium (inside the field house in the case of inclement weather) and will feature the following performances:

1:00   National Anthem
Class A
1:15  Green Beret Marching Band (Janesville)    
Class AA
1:30   Portage High School 
1:45   Cedarburg High School
2:00   Sauk Prairie High School
2:15   Break
Class AAA
2:30   Waukesha Northstar Band               
2:45   Milton High School
Class AAAA
3:00   Middleton High School
Judged Exhibition
3:15   The Cadets of Waukesha West (Class AAA)
3:30   Senior recognition/Awards   

Tickets will be sold at the door (cash sales only, please) and are $9 for general admission, $6 for seniors, military members and non-high school students. Children 5 and under are free.  No passes or district IDs may be used for this event.

Our concessions stand will be selling pizza, hot dogs, pretzels, nachos, popcorn, chips, candy, water, Gatorade and soda. Baked goos and limited spirit wear, including a Fox River Invitational 2021 shirt, will also be available for sale. 

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Waukesha West Bands Homecoming Dinner

Posted on Sep 18, 2021

The Waukesha West Band Boosters will once again host an all-you-care-to-eat picnic dinner in West’s cafeteria from 4:30-6:30 on Friday, October 1st. The entire community is welcome to enjoy hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, baked beans, coleslaw, beverages and desserts before heading to the stadium to watch the Wolverines play in their homecoming game against Classic 8 rival, Muskego, and a performance by the Cadets of Waukesha West during halftime. 

Tickets can be purchased by a band member in advance for $9 or can be purchased at the door (cash sales only, please) for $10 (tickets and at-the-door purchases for children 6 – 13 are $5). 

We’re looking forward to welcoming back this tradition and all the wonderful people who support it!

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Fox River Invitational Happy Ads

Posted on Aug 25, 2021

Don’t miss out on the chance to feature your favorite Cadet(s) in this year’s Fox River Invitational program. Purchase a Happy Ad and your chosen photo and sentiment will be included in the 2021 program. It makes a special keepsake for you and your Cadet and is a great way to help support the band. Click here for details and an order form and then come on, get happy! 

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Save the Dates!

Posted on Jul 28, 2021

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Welcome Back, Cadets!

Posted on Jul 28, 2021

The 2021 marching season has officially begun! Follow our season in photos and videos on our Waukesha West Bands page on Facebook.

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Support the Cadets of Waukesha West this Fry-day night!

Posted on Apr 5, 2021

Still in spring break mode? Let Saz’s give you a break on April 9th! Their drive-thru fish fry is coming to Waukesha West from 4 – 7 and bringing their battered cod, baby back ribs, sour cream and chive fries, mac and cheese, mozzarella marinara, apple cobbler and their jumbo Milwaukee Pretzel Company pretzels with them! Order ahead at sazs.com/fishfry so you’re sure to get exactly what you’d like and then simply drive up, pick up and go. Extras of each item will be prepared and available for purchase by anyone who doesn’t order ahead, but supplies will be limited and offered on a first-come/first-served basis only.

All proceeds from this delicious fundraiser will help The Cadets of Waukesha West purchase sound equipment for the upcoming competitive marching band season.

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