New: Swap Meet!
To sell, advertise, or buy equipment, see the Swap Meet page.
(See Resources -> Swap Meet)
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- Register a new unit
- See a list of all units
- Pay past-due fees

Use the "Events" menu to...
- See a list of all events
- See the entry lists

Handbooks: See the "Resources" menu for the Fall or Winter activities.

Registration: To update your unit registration (enter events, add spiel info, pay your invoice, etc.) use the private link that was emailed to you when the unit was created.

If you have lost the link, you can request it via the "Units -> Add New Unit" menu, or contact Tom ( and ask for it.

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Upcoming Items:
Fall draw meeting: Aug. 28
Location: Liberty HS
Board Mtng: 10am
Gen'l Membership: noon

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Fall Draw Results

Here are the results from the Fall Draw.

2016 Fall Draw Results

For each event, prelims performance order will be determined first by the band classification (A – AA – Open at all events), then in sequence from the draw list.

A and AA classifications will be determined by Sept. 12.

Deadline for A/AA band size report

NWAPA member bands registered as Class “A” and “A or AA” must report their number of members by 4:00pm on Sept. 9. The member count must be updated on your unit registration page. The split between class A and AA will be set on Saturday Sept. 10, and will be published by Monday Sept. 12.


Fall General Meeting this Sunday

NWAPA Fall General Membership Meeting/Fall Draw is Sunday August 28th at Liberty HS 12:00 PM Noon. Event registration fees must be paid by Aug 28th in order to participate in the Fall Draw for performance order at all events.

New Swap Meet item: For sale – percussion equipment

From Mike Stevens (OC Indoor).

<Swap Meet link>

Welcome to the 2016 NWAPA Fall Season!

Don’t miss out! Be sure to sign up now for one of this season’s shows.

September 24th McKenzie Classic McKenzie Stadium – Vancouver, WA
October 1st PCI Sprague High School – Salem, OR
October 1st Music In Motion Mariner High School – Everett, WA (15 band capacity)
October 8th Century Showcase Hillsboro Stadium – Hillsboro, OR
October 15th Pride of the Northwest Grants Pass High School – Grants Pass, OR
October 22nd Spectacle of Sound Hillsboro Stadium – Hillsboro, OR
October 29th Marching Arts Challenge Hillsboro Stadium – Hillsboro, OR
November 5th NWAPA Championships Hillsboro Stadium – Hillsboro, OR (26 band capacity)
**Must attend one other NWAPA contest to be eligible to compete at championships.

Show fees are $325 per show.  Pay before August 28th to be entered in the Fall Draw.

The Fall Draw will take place on August 28th at Liberty High School.  The General Membership and Show Sponsor meeting begins at noon.

The NWAPA looks forward to your participation this year!

**Note – to register, use the previously provided registration link.  If you need your registration link, please email Tom at