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Local high school band featured on Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Dec 03 2012 09:30:00 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 03 2012 11:52:02 PM CST
MOREHEAD CITY -

The West Carteret High School marching band took part in the pre-taping of the 2012 Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade special, become the only high school band in the entire country to have this opportunity.

The Marching Patriots had recently returned from Disney World in Florida, where the special was recorded. It is scheduled to air on NewsChannel 12 on Dec. 25, starting at 10 a.m.

On Monday night, the Marching Patriots performed "Olympic Fanfare & Theme" at West Carteret High School's football stadium, to pay tribute to those who donated  money for the band's trip to Disney World.