Pride of the Mountains presenting ‘Take Note’ at Enka competition

Local residents will have an opportunity to see and hear Western Carolina University’s Pride of the Mountains Marching Band in action as the band provides two exhibition performances at the 43rd annual Enka “Land of the Sky” Marching Band Competition on Saturday, Sept. 30.

Twenty-eight area high school bands will be competing at the event at the Enka High School stadium in Candler. The WCU band will present its 2017 production “Take Note!” at 3:30 p.m. and 9:15 p.m.

WCU band members also will participate in a percussion clinic at 1:30 p.m.

Admission to the event is $7 for adults and $5 for children ages 6 through 10. Children 5 and younger get in free.