The 2nd Annual “American Band Music Festival” is currently accepting band applications.

The Holiday in the Park Committee is pleased to present the 2nd Annual “American Band Music Festival” to be held July 1st and 2nd in Elmer Thomas Park – Lawton, OK.  This is a family friendly event with live music, vendors, fireworks and fun.

The “American Band Music Festival” is a band competition with the top three bands winning a monetary prize.  Bands of all music genres are encouraged to participate.

For bands interested in competing, please visit the City of Lawton website at to download the application and get further information.  Applications are due by June 1, 2011.  For more information contact Melissa Mayfield at 580-581-3400.