Join Us In Our 33rd Season!

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About US

The Greater St. Petersburg Area Awesome Original Second Time Arounders Marching Band (The "Rounders") is, ... More Here

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TV Coverage

Link Here to view videos of the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade, the Calgary Stampede Parade, the Washington DC Cherry Blossom ... More Here.

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Join Us

Get started before we begin our Rounders rehearsals, performances, concerts, parades, parties and much more ... Link Here.

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Twirl, Dance, Perform

Our Auxiliary groups are an important part of the professional impression & excitement that we generate, when we perform! ... More Here.

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When To Start

After the train leaves the station ... It's too late! Rehearsal for Auxiliaries and percussion start in 4Q14. Don't wait! ... More Here.

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Marching Is Our Thing

Parades and standup concerts are the backbone of our schedule. Get started walking so you can be ready! ... 2015 Performances Here.

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CURRENT MEMBERS

Registration is even easier! Each year before the first rehearsal, members need to login (Rounders Login bottom right of this page), download, print and sign your own special Registration/Release form. To make this easier, your online profile information is printed on the form for your review.

[If your information needs updating, you can make changes while logged in, or write updates on the form. Yes, then you can reprint the form with the updated information.]

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Your annual donation can be handled via creditcard online. Checks can be submitted with the form via mail or brought to the holiday party or the first rehearsal.

Thanks for handling this early. Rehearsing is more fun than paper work! ... Members Login Here

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Trip Signup - Open

Hotels and Bus -- One or Two Rounder nights in our State's Capital to experience true Southern hospitality performing in one of the largest and most celebrated parades in the southeast!

Your Tag-Alongs will experience over 100 colorful units and floats, marching bands, dance groups, Springtime Krewe floats and much more. The parade steps off on Monroe Street just south of the intersection of Monroe Street and Brevard Street and travels south on Monroe past the Florida Capitol ending at Madison Street. Just about a mile of marching for those of you counting blocks!

Reserve your hotel and bus transportation! ... More Here.

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Download Your Music

Want to be the "hit" of your section when Rounders rehearsals happen in January? Our 2015 Season music is online now! Log in at the bottom of this home page using your member number.

If you don't remember your member number, click on the Having Trouble link for help and follow the directions. Logging in will give you access to the private Members section of the site, and access to download your music in both "concert" and "flip-folder" size! While there, listen to the sound files and practice along!

You can also update your member profile and add a photo as well!

Members Login Here

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Musical Petting Zoo

Musical petting zoo is part of the Kids Zone for First Night St Pete. 12/31/2014. Where: First United Methodist Church Community Room at 212 3rd St North, from 4-7.

Volunteer report time is 3:30 pm. Please wear any Rounders band shirt. No need to bring instruments (except for Sousaphones), since they will be provided.

Thanks! Pati

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Rounders Frequently Asked Questions -- select the "+" and links below --

When does the next performance season start for the Rounders?

The first of five full rehearsals begin February 10, 2015, however, percussion and many Auxiliary groups begin before that date. See our calendar for details.


What was your main trip in 2014?

For our major trip for 2014, the Rounders marched in the Washington DC Cherry Blossom Festival Parade and performed a patriotic concert on the steps of the Jefferson Memorial, at the peak weekend of the cherry blossoms to thouasnds of park visitors around the lake.


Are there auditions for new members?

Although there are not auditions for musicians, Auxiliary positions are filled through an audition process at the beginning of the season. See Auxiliary Minimum Requirements document. All rehearsals are mandatory for both groups.


Is there a required uniform for musicians or auxiliaries?

Both musicians and auxiliary have a required uniform that is a cost absorbed by each member. See musician uniform details here. Auxiliary uniforms are ordered at the beginning of the season, after auditions.


What has been the mantra of the group?

Our Mantra: We are dedicated to those who have marched in a high school, college or military marching band....and have dreamed of doing it one more time.


What age is the target for this group?

Participation in the Rounders starts at age 18. We have Rounders that enjoy performing into their 80s.


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Lo que es ser un "Rounder" - enlace aquí


I'm new and ready! How do I get started?

Members from previous years already have an online profile, and submit a Registration Form each year. New Members start by completing an Online Member Profile by the deadlines and we will contact you! Link Here - Sync your calendar with ours below!




How are we doing on our goals?

Registrations Turned In 5%
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Uploaded 80%
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Likes 77%


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