Events

Each year, MEPA hosts competitive events throughout Ohio. Click on any event below for all available informaiton. We will publish event specific information as each event gets closer. Guard directors: All music should be hand carried by a staff member to the sound engineer’s area. Unit checkin will not accept music.

The letter next to the competitoin name signifies who will perform first that day

P- Percussion will perform first.

G- Guard will perform first.

Contests with a (w) next to the name signify an event that will offer the winds division. 

2015 Regular Season Ticket Prices*

Adults (age 19 and over): $9.00
Students (age 7-18): $8.00
Seniors (62 and up): $7.00
Children (6 and under): free

*Special pricing for the Wright State Nutter Center show and circuit champsionships can be found in the event information for those shows.


February 1, 2015 - Hamilton HS, Hamilton, Ohio (P) (CLOSED)

**This Show is Now Full

Location:

Hamilton High School
1165 Eaton Ave
Hamilton, Ohio 45013

Panel

Color Guard

Equipment:
Movement:
EA:
General Effect 1:
General Effect 2:

Percussion

General Effect:
Performance Analysis:
Visual:
Timing & Penalties:

Logistics:

Click to view: SITE INFO, including photos, warm-up area information, and equipment drop off/re-loading information

Timing Lines:

From the perspective of the audience, units will enter the floor from the front left and exit to the back left. The horizontal rule as explained in the WGI manual will be in effect.

Contacts:

Host/Site Contact: Shawn Davis

Contest Administrator: Julie Baldwin (Day of Show/Emergency Contact)

February 8, 2015 - Olentangy HS, Olentangy, Ohio (P)

 

675 Lewis Center Rd
Lewis Center, OH 43035

Panel

Color Guard

Equipment:
Movement:
EA:
General Effect 1:
General Effect 2:

Percussion

General Effect:
Performance Analysis:
Visual:
Timing & Penalties:

February 14, 2015 - Bellbrook HS, Bellbrook, Ohio (G)

Location:

Bellbrook High School
3737 Upper Bellbrook Road
Bellbrook, Ohio 45305

Panel

Color Guard

Equipment:
Movement:
EA:
General Effect 1:
General Effect 2:

Percussion

General Effect:
Performance Analysis:
Visual:
Timing & Penalties:

Timing Lines

From the perspective of the audience, units will enter the floor from the front left and exit to the back left. The horizontal rule as explained in the WGI manual will be in effect.

Facility Information:

(click links to view)

Gym Layout & Venue Photos
2014 Flow Map - GUARD
2014 Flow Map - PERCUSSION

Critique:

Critique will be available for both divisions and will be held in the library/Judges Room. Critique is first come, first serve. A MEPA representative will be at the critique location to take sign-ups beginning at the times listed below.

Guard Critique - 7:30pm

Percussion Critique - 8:50pm

Contact Information

Host/Site Contact: Chris Foster

Contest Administrator: Julie Baldwin (Day of Show/Emergency Contact)

February 15, 2015 - Kettering Fairmont HS, Kettering, Ohio (G)(W) (CLOSED)

**This Show is Now Full

Location:

James Trent Arena at Kettering Fairmont High School
3301 Shroyer Rd
Kettering, OH 45429

Panel

Color Guard

Equipment:
Movement:
EA:
General Effect 1:
General Effect 2:

Percussion

General Effect:
Performance Analysis:
Visual:
Timing & Penalties:

Timing Lines:

From the perspective of the audience, units will enter the floor from the back left and exit to the front right. The vertical rule as explained in the WGI manual will be in effect.

Facility Information:

Click links to view.

2014 Flow Map - GUARD & PERCUSSION
Site Photos and Info - www.TrentArena.com

Critique:

Critique will be available for both divisions and will be held near the entrance to the performance area, to the left of the Judges Room. (Go behind the black curtain and a MEPA representative will direct you.) Critique is first come, first serve. A MEPA representative will be at the critique location to take sign-ups beginning at the times listed below.

Guard Critique - 1:10pm

Percussion Critique - 4:10pm (Music and GE only)

Contacts:

Host/Site Contact: Michael Berning

Contest Administrator: Julie Baldwin (Day of Show/Emergency Contact)

March 8, 2015 - Centerville HS, Centerville, Ohio (P)(W )(CLOSED)

**This Show is Now Full

Location:

Centerville High School
500 E Franklin St
Centerville, OH 45459

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Panel

Color Guard

Equipment:
Movement:
EA:
General Effect 1:
General Effect 2:

Percussion

General Effect:
Performance Analysis:
Visual:
Timing & Penalties:

Logistics:

Click to view: flow maps (including parking), performance area photo, staging area photo, body warm up/warm up A photo, equipment warm up/warm up B photo.

Timing Lines

From the perspective of the audience, units will enter the floor from the front left and exit to the back left. The horizontal rule as explained in the WGI manual will be in effect.

Contacts

Host/Site Contact: Brandon Barrometti
Contest Administrator: Julie Baldwin (Day of Show/Emergency Contact)

March 21, 2015 - Miamisburg HS, Miamisburg, Ohio (P)

Location:

Miamisburg High School
1860 Belvo Rd.
Miamisburg, OH 45342


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Panel

Color Guard

Equipment:
Movement:
EA:
General Effect 1:
General Effect 2:

Percussion

General Effect:
Performance Analysis:
Visual:
Timing & Penalties:

Timing Lines

From the perspective of the audience, units will enter the floor from the front left and exit to the back left. The horizontal rule as explained in the WGI manual will be in effect.

Contacts:

Host/Site Contact: Matt Voisard and Greg Lawson
Contest Administrator: Julie Baldwin (Day of Show/Emergency Contact)

March 22, 2015 - Wright State's Nutter Center (G)(W)

Location:

Wright State's Nutter Center
Wright State University
Dayton, OH, 45435

Panel

Color Guard

Equipment:
Movement:
EA:
General Effect 1:
General Effect 2:

Percussion

General Effect:
Performance Analysis:
Visual:
Timing & Penalties:

First percussion performance block will begin at approximately 12:00pm.

Special Ticket Pricing

Adults (age 19 and over): $13.00
Students (age 7-18): $11.00
Seniors (62 and up): $10.00
Children (6 and under): free

PARKING: $5 per car. This is a Nutter Center fee and does not benefit the circuit or a host school, please carpool when possible.

Tarp Folding:

Units will enter the floor at the back left and exit to the back right from the perspective of the audience. The vertical rule for WGI will be in effect for the weekend.

Logistics Diagram:

Click Here

Contact Information

General Information: Julie Baldwin (Day of Show/Emergency Contact)

Contest Administrators: Julie Baldwin & Tim Parker

March 28, 2015 - MEPA Championship Prelims (P)

Location:

Hamilton High School
1165 Eaton Ave
Hamilton, Ohio 45013

Panel

Color Guard

Equipment:
Movement:
EA:
General Effect 1:
General Effect 2:

Percussion

General Effect:
Performance Analysis:
Visual:
Timing & Penalties:

Logistics:

Click to view: SITE INFO, including photos, warm-up area information, and equipment drop off/re-loading information

Timing Lines:

From the perspective of the audience, units will enter the floor from the front left and exit to the back left. The horizontal rule as explained in the WGI manual will be in effect.

Contacts:

Host/Site Contact: Shawn Davis

Contest Administrator: Julie Baldwin (Day of Show/Emergency Contact)

March 29, 2015 - MEPA Championship Finals

Location:

Hamilton High School
1165 Eaton Ave
Hamilton, Ohio 45013

Panel

Color Guard

Equipment:
Movement:
EA:
General Effect 1:
General Effect 2:

Percussion

General Effect:
Performance Analysis:
Visual:
Timing & Penalties:

Logistics:

Click to view: SITE INFO, including photos, warm-up area information, and equipment drop off/re-loading information

Timing Lines:

From the perspective of the audience, units will enter the floor from the front left and exit to the back left. The horizontal rule as explained in the WGI manual will be in effect.

Contacts:

Host/Site Contact: Shawn Davis

Contest Administrator: Julie Baldwin (Day of Show/Emergency Contact)