Annual ‘Battle of the Bands’ showcases sights and sounds of Florida Classic Weekend

The annual Florida Classic “Battle of the Bands” was held in Orlando Friday night.


Fans of Bethune-Cookman and Florida A&M got a chance to see their marching bands and others perform at the Amway Center in downtown Orlando.

Marching bands and dance teams from a dozen high schools across the state put on a show.

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This event was all part of the Florida Classic Weekend.

The big game between Bethune-Cookman University and Florida A&M University will take place Saturday at Camping World Stadium.

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Channel 9 will have a crew at the Florida Classic game and will have updates on Eyewitness News.

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