Get ready to rock at OV Battle of the Bands concert, May 17

Published on May 14, 2024


ORO VALLEY, Ariz. (May 14, 2024) – Oro Valley Battle of the Bands is back!

This free concert, which runs from 6:30 to 9 p.m., on Friday, May 17, at the Riverfront Park Amphitheater (551 W. Lambert Lane), features three bands comprised of students from local high schools. The bands will bring their musical talents to a live audience with a three-song setlist.

The following bands are scheduled to perform:

  • Magna Crimpus
  • School of Rock Tucson House Band
  • Your Imaginary Boyfriend

The winning band will receive a free recording session with Luna Recording Studio!

The winner will be selected by a panel of judges: Luna Recording Studio owner Gary Nardo; Miss Oro Valley Latina Kyanna Rosario; the Oro Valley Youth Advisory Council; and a representative from the event’s sound company, Jonas Hunter Productions.

Admission to the concert is free and food trucks will be on site with items available for purchase. It is recommended that attendees bring a lawn chair or blanket.

Come on out and show the bands some OV support!

Special thanks to our event sponsor School of Rock Tucson.

For questions about Battle of the Bands, visit the event page or contact Dylan Hiatt at