Fall String Concert
An evening orchestra performance by the High School Orchestras, along with the orchestras from Dana Middle School, First Avenue Middle School and Foothills Middle School.
Festival of Bands
Hosted by Arcadia High School Marching Band and Color Guard as well as all three Arcadia Middle Schools (Dana, First Avenue & Foothills) every November. The festivities start with the Band Review down Baldwin Ave., featuring over 40 marching bands from throughout Southern California. The afternoon features a Percussion Festival at AHS, and the evening is capped off with the Field Tournament, this year (2014) held at East Los Angeles College. More details available on our Festival of Bands page.
An evening of concert music, held at the Performing Arts Center, featuring performances by the all the Orchestra and Choral groups.
The traditional Spaghetti Dinner fundraiser takes place in January after the conclusion of Marching Season. Guests enjoy dinner served by Music Club volunteers and and entertainment is provided by the Marching Band and Color Guard, along with a slide show featuring highlights of the past season.
Pow Wow - Show Choir Invitational
Show Choir Competition hosted by Harmonix and Chanteurs. More information is available on our Pow Wow page.
Orchestra Benefit Dinner
This themed annual Orchestra evening fundraising event will be held on Saturday, February 28, 2015. It includes a delicious buffet-style dinner and beautiful musical performances by AHS' string ensembles from all levels of Orchestra's talented students, as well as a renowned guest artist. More information is available on our Orchestra Benefit Dinner page.
The Color Guards and Percussion Ensembles perform their well-honed competitive shows one last time for their families and friends to mark the end of their competition seasons. They also host the dance, drill and flag teams from the three Middle Schools: Dana, First Ave. and Foothills.
The Pops Concerts are held on two consecutive nights during the latter part of May, with different instrumental music groups performing on each night. They are the final concerts of the school year for families and friends. These concerts are staged in a cafe-setting, most recently at the Los Angeles County Arboretum.