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Halloween Concert for the Kids

Don’t miss our 8th annual Halloween Concert for the Kids

The Jackson Hole Community Band, in partnership with the Grand Teton Music Festival, invite kids of all ages to arrive in costume to our 8th annual Halloween Concert. Conducted by Zachary Singer the JHCB will include favorites Harry Potter, In the Hall of the Mountain King, Phantom of the Opera, and The Haunted Carousel featuring the sounds of a theremin, played with an iPad app by Laura  Wanek, giving it a ghostly sound.

The theremin, the musical mainstay of sci-fi movies, is the only musical instrument you play without touching. The theremin was one of the very first electronic instruments. It was invented in Russia around 1919 by Lev Termen. During his time in the United States he was called Leon Theremin and the instrument took on his name.

Children will be invited on stage for a costume parade, bring your cameras! The concert is FREE and open to the public. Please join us for this fun Halloween event! Trick or Treating to follow at local businesses.

Date: Saturday, October 28th
Time: 3:00 PM
Place: Walk Festival Hall, Teton Village (map below)
Trick or Treat Map:Trick-or-Treat map

Costumes Galore

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Doc and Marty

It is an exciting moment for audience and band members alike to witness the band dressed up in costume. In Halloween Concerts past we have witnessed Valkyries, pirates, witches, and other engaging costumes. You may remember our Zachary (now our conductor) and Jason (our president) as Doc and Marty from Back to the Future at at our 2015 concert.

Kids and kids at heart should show off their creative talents and come in costume as well. And be prepared, all goblins and ghouls will be welcomed on stage for the annual costume parade. Get those cameras ready! Be sure to tag your photos #JHCBand.

Trick or Treat

After our traditional Adams Family sing along, the little ghosts and goblins can retrieve candy from generous local businesses. Trick-or-Treat maps will be available at the concert, or return to this page for a list of participating businesses.

Halloweens Past

Click for photos from Halloween Concerts

Poster PDF

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Map to Event

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Walk Festival Hall

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Walk Festival Hall 43.588237, -110.828178 www.gtmf.org/walk-festival-hall/

You might be a band geek if:

Someone asks you who your favorite band is and you say “Jackson Hole Community Band”.

— We want many more people in Jackson to have this same answer and your Old Bills donation helps us spread the word to young and old ears alike. There is nothing better than playing a concert with a full venue of enthusiastic listeners. It brightens the day of the musicians and audience alike.

Keep the music alive!

Please remember us at Old Bills 2017.

In 2017, you can give  beginning August 1st until 5 pm on September 15th. We hope you can join us Saturday, September 9th, for Old Bill’s at the Jackson Town Square!

What is Old Bills?

We cannot thank you enough for your support!

From all of the Jackson Hold Community Band Members.

Upcoming Events

  • Old Bills Fun Run
    • 09/09/17 – 10:00am Jackson, WY
    • Jackson Town Square
  • Oktoberfest
    • Mid October
    • Senior Center of Jackson Hole
  • Halloween Concert
    • 10/28/17 Teton Village, WY
    • Walk Festival Hall
  • Holiday Concert
    • 12/16/17 – 7:00pm Jackson, WY
    • Center for the Arts Center Theater
  • Wyoming Special Olymipcs
    • 02/06/18 Jackson, WY
    • Jackson Hole High School
  • Spring Concert
    • 04/28/18 Jackson, WY
    • Center for the Arts Center Theater
  • Old West Days Parade
    • 05/26/18 – 10:00am Jackson, WY
  • Lions Club Concert
    • 07/04/18 – 9:00am Jackson, WY
  • Independence Day Parade
    • 07/04/18 – 10:30am Jackson, WY
  • Jackson Lake Lodge Patriotic Concert
    • July 4th weekend
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Your instrument has its own insurance policy.

— Your Old Bills donation helps pay for operation expenses such as insurance, instrument maintenance, and new instrument purchases.

Most of our musicians have their own instrument but we encourage people who used to play to return to playing and have several instruments available for this. Also no percussionist has timpani, bass drums, cymbals, xylophone, marimba etc. so we have a closet full of percussion instruments to maintain.

Keep the music alive!

Please remember us at Old Bills 2017.

In 2017, you can give  beginning August 1st until 5 pm on September 15th. We hope you can join us Saturday, September 9th, for Old Bill’s at the Jackson Town Square!

What is Old Bills?

We cannot thank you enough for your support!

From all of the Jackson Hold Community Band Members.

Upcoming Events

  • Old Bills Fun Run
    • 09/09/17 – 10:00am Jackson, WY
    • Jackson Town Square
  • Oktoberfest
    • Mid October
    • Senior Center of Jackson Hole
  • Halloween Concert
    • 10/28/17 Teton Village, WY
    • Walk Festival Hall
  • Holiday Concert
    • 12/16/17 – 7:00pm Jackson, WY
    • Center for the Arts Center Theater
  • Wyoming Special Olymipcs
    • 02/06/18 Jackson, WY
    • Jackson Hole High School
  • Spring Concert
    • 04/28/18 Jackson, WY
    • Center for the Arts Center Theater
  • Old West Days Parade
    • 05/26/18 – 10:00am Jackson, WY
  • Lions Club Concert
    • 07/04/18 – 9:00am Jackson, WY
  • Independence Day Parade
    • 07/04/18 – 10:30am Jackson, WY
  • Jackson Lake Lodge Patriotic Concert
    • July 4th weekend
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