Fort Dodge Marching Band Preparing for Outback Bowl Trip
The Fort Dodge Marching Band and Orchestra is looking forward to heading to Florida for next year's Outback Bowl. Last night, the Fort Dodge School Board approved the week-long trip, which will culminate with the band performing in the Outback Bowl on New Years' Day. Band Director Mike Richardson says this trip is often the highlight of the student's band careers:
The last bowl trip was during the 2009-10 school year. Richardson says fundraising for the trip will start in earnest this week with the annual fruit sale.