Munford High School band performs in Tournament of Roses parade

Munford High School band marches in Rose Parade

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A Mid-South high school band kicked off the New Year in a major way Tuesday.

Munford H.S. (TN) - 2019 Tournament of Roses Parade

A great look and great sound from Munford H.S. (TN) in today’s Tournament of Roses - Rose Parade. #RoseParade

Posted by Marching.com on Tuesday, January 1, 2019

The Munford High School band marched in the 130th Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena, California. There are about 200 students in the band.

Rose parade 🙌

Posted by Gary Fite on Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Their trip was eventful to say the least. The band’s travel plans were briefly interrupted last week when part of the group was stranded at the airport in Dallas because of bad weather.

Munford’s TV appearance was also delayed until just before the end of the live broadcast after a float broke down.

Getting to the Rose Parade was a big feat as well. The band took on a massive fundraising effort to get their group to California.

Way to go, Cougars! You’re making the Mid-South proud!

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