Calendar

Public performances. ‘Bahuru,‘Baduku, Bram Bratá and OK2Botay are known throughout the Mid-Columbia region for their fun, musically rich performances. The bands perform at public events throughout the Pacific Northwest. Check out our calendar of public events so you, too, can enjoy our music.

Or book your own gig. Our bands also perform for conferences, parties, wineries, fairs, retirement communities, telethons, weddings, you name it. Look in the Contact Us menu to schedule a gig.

Oct
25
Sat
Marimbas and pumpkins @ Country Mercantile, Pasco
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

A TCSBA Tradition: Come listen to marimbas play their energizing music while you pick pumpkins, eat good food, and let your kids run around in the hay maze. http://www.countrymercantile.com

Nov
7
Fri
‘Baduku Retreat
Nov 7 – Nov 8 all-day
‘Baduku plays hockey @ Toyota Center
Nov 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

OK, so they won’t be playing hockey, but they’ll be playing marimbas before the Tri-City Americans game and during period breaks. Come on down!

Nov
20
Thu
‘Baduku plays for the City of Kennewick @ Convention Center
Nov 20 all-day

This is a private event.

Dec
9
Tue
Fall Classes Culmination Concert @ Chief Joseph Middle School
Dec 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The kids in the After School and Advanced steel pan and marimba classes have been working hard for 10 weeks. Come listen to what they’ve learned and be amazed!

Special guest performances by OK2Botay steel band and ‘Baduku marimba band.

(Also, don’t miss the Christmas Concert on Friday with all four TCSBA bands in performance! Just $5 donation for admission.)

Dec
12
Fri
TCSBA Annual Christmas Concert @ Chief Joseph Middle School
Dec 12 @ 6:30 pm

One of the biggest highlights of the TCSBA calendar — Our annual fundraiser/concert event!! This concert features ALL of the Tri City Steel Band Association Bands: ‘Bahuru, Bram Bratá, ‘Baduku, and OK2Botay playing a mix of classics, modern songs, and Christmas favorites – Caribbean and African style!

Come enjoy fresh baked treats at our festive bake sale and maybe do some Christmas shopping by bidding on the many  Silent Auction baskets provided by TCSBA families. You might be able to find THE PERFECT gift for someone! 

Buy a ticket from any band member in advance to secure your seat!

Apr
18
Sat
Baduku Liberty Christian Car Show @ Liberty Christian School
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Jun
27
Sat
Baduku Crow Butte Port of Benton BBQ @ Crow Butte State Park
Jun 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Jul
16
Thu
Marimbas on Tour @ Bend, OR
Jul 16 – Jul 18 all-day

‘Baduku and ‘Bahuru will be playing in the Bend, OR area so be ready to dance to some great marimba tunes.

Jul
24
Fri
‘Baduku at the Fingernail @ Art in the Park
Jul 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

‘Baduku will be one of many performers at Art in the Park this year. Stop by the TCSBA booth and get some hot dogs and CORN while you’re there.

Oct
23
Fri
‘Baduku – Americans Hockey Game
Oct 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Oct
24
Sat
Marimbas at the Country Mercantile @ Country Mercantile
Oct 24 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Dec
11
Fri
THE ANNUAL TCSBA CHRISTMAS CONCERT and SILENT AUCTION @ Chief Jo Auditorium
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm

It’s not Christmas without our annual FUNdraiser.  Come listen to  ALL of our bands, browse the silent auction tables, purchase some great food at the BEST bakesale in TCSBA history, and support our awesome association! 

Tickets are on sale from any TCSBA member … Ask one!

Mar
10
Thu
Baduku at Carousel of Dreams
Mar 10 @ 6:30 pm
Apr
29
Fri
Plant Sale Fundraiser @ West Richland Yokes & Richland Walmart
Apr 29 – Apr 30 all-day

Great selection of nursery grown annuals and a few perrenials a great prices. Wake up your garden beds and support our great kids!

May
7
Sat
Bahuru Workshop Class @ TCSBA Studio
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm

Interactive workshop designed for children in grades 1-3.  Class is taught by Mr. Walt Hampton, alongside Bahuru Marimba Ensemble at the TCSBA Studio.

Two times to choose from:  10-11:30, or 12-1:30

Email registration to: marimbamom2@yahoo.com

Perform a groovy song at the end of class!  Snack, Games, Craft.  Only $25 per student!

Register by May 4th to Robyn Stradley – marimbamom2@yahoo.com

May
27
Fri
Tri City Steel Band Association celebrates 20 years! Register for our special event!
May 27 – May 28 all-day

CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF MUSIC

Friday – 5/27Concert in the Park @ Flat Top Park @ 6:30p with the 4 bands
Saturday – 5/28Studio Open House @ 11a
Saturday – 5/28Celebration Event @ Bethel Church @ 4p

To Register: www.tcsba20years.eventbrite.com – Tickets $7/Kids under 5 free
Questions? tcsba20years@gmail.com
Facebook Group: TCSBC 20th Year Celebration

TCSBA turns 20~~~ @ Flat Top Park,
May 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The vision of some parents to have their elementary students continue to play steel drums into Middle School and High School grew into what we now know at Tri City Steel Band Association.  We are celebrating 20 years this year! Come help us celebrate!!

Jun
23
Thu
OK2Botay and Baduku play for the First Session of Summer Session Culmination Concert @ Calvary Chapel Amphitheatre
Jun 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Did your student take Steel Drum or Marimba Classes this Summer? First session is celebrating with a Culmination Concert. Come watch the kids celebrate their success plus watch two of our awesome bands perform.

 

 

Jul
21
Thu
Baduku- Private Event
Jul 21 all-day
Jul
28
Thu
Baduku Tour- Bellingham
Jul 28 – Jul 30 all-day
Oct
22
Sat
Bahuru and Baduku at Country Mercantile @ Pasco Country Mercantile
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Nov
18
Fri
Baduku Americans Game @ Toyota Center
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oct
14
Sat
Baduku Bill’s Berry Farm @ Grandview, WA
Oct 14 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm
Oct
20
Fri
Baduku: Walla Walla Balloon Festival
Oct 20 @ 6:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Nov
28
Tue
Baduku: American’s Hockey Game @ Toyota Center
Nov 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Dec
16
Sat
The Annual Christmas Concert @ Bethel Church
Dec 16 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Find a Band Member …. purchase a ticket for our Annual Christmas Concert and Auction.

You don’t want to miss this concert!!

Dec
31
Sun
Baduku and Bahuru First Night Performances @ Carousel of Dreams
Dec 31 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Jun
1
Fri
Baduku: Sunset at Southridge @ Southridge Event Center
Jun 1 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm

See the Baduku marimba band perform at the Carousel at Southridge, and then stick around to see OK2Botay steel band play immediately afterwards!