The Franklin Band Boosters are once again hosting a car raffle to benefit the award-winning Franklin Band. Tickets cost $25 each, or 5 tickets for $100. The winner will be announced during the band’s annual Community Cavalcade Performance on Saturday, October 26, at 5:00 p.m. at Franklin High School. This year, the lucky winner gets a Ford Mustang, provided by Lyons Ford in Lewisburg.
Tickets are available online at https://thefranklinband.org/fhs-band-raffle/or from any Band Booster. Boosters will sell tickets at each varsity football home game; at the band’s Sonic Boom competition on October 5; and at Cars & Coffee on September 7 and October 5.
Only 3,000 raffle tickets will be sold nationwide. Ticket buyers must be 18 years old but are not required to be present to win. Proceeds from the raffle will fund new uniform accessories, equipment maintenance, props and other show expenses, as well as travel and competition expenses.
About The Franklin Band
The Franklin Band is the current and 7-time Tennessee marching band state champion and Contest of Champions Grand Champion, earning the Governor’s Cup for this distinction. They are also a 2014 recipient of the prestigious Sudler Shield, presented by the John Philip Sousa Foundation to high school, youth, and international marching bands of world-class excellence. A proud Bands of America participant since 2008, Franklin placed 3rd in class AAA at the Bands of America Grand Nationals Championship in November 2018, finishing 17th in the nation with their semi-finals performance.