Inaugural Bike Ride and Pig Roast 2018

Thanks to all who came out to support the Marching Patriots. A good time was had by all, the bikes were loud, and the pig was awesome.

Special thanks to our sponsors:
G+G Oil, Vito’s Family BBQ, Sunoco, Valero, Cinemark in Moosic, Black Casket Tatto, Teddy Young & The Aces, Action Lift, Cremard Excavating, Rent-A-Center in Pittston, Weis Market in Duryea, Highway 315 Donut Shoppe, Latona Excavating, Liberty Tax in Pittston, Cwikla’s Quality Bakery, Father Phil Sladicka (Queen of Apostles Church), Preacher Bill, Wayne Quick (Hughestown Mayor), Hughestown Police Department, Joe Kruz from Gem 104, Smirk’s Bar, and the Donut Connection in Pittston.


For over 25 years Pittston Area has been one of the finest bands in the Wyoming Valley. In the past decade, the band has amassed numerous awards, including marching championships and Outstanding Jazz ratings.

You will find that many of the Pittston Area Band students represent some of the top scholars at Pittston Area. Numerous high school students in the marching band are enrolled in Honors or AP courses and are part of academic teams that the school offers.

The mission of the Pittston Area Music Department, whether it be marching band, concert band, jazz band, or concert chorus, is to educate the students through musical involvement, and to entertain our supporters.

Welcome to the new PABAND.ORG

Hello everyone!

As you can see, we’re working on making the PABAND.ORG website more functional. It’s not much to look at right now (that will come with time) but we’re now able to give privileges to other users so more people can take part in the Marching Patriot experience.

As time goes on, we’ll be adding much more functionality, media pages and opportunities for fundraising.

If you are involved in the band and need access to update the site, please put your request in to Dexter. We’ll get you set up with a brand spankin new “” email address and access to update the website. Your level of access will be based on your functions.

BOOSTERS – MAKE SURE YOU CONTACT DEXTER! You will DEFINITELY need some access to this site.

If you notice any technical issues, please contact me at