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MarchFourth Marching Band returns to Vilar Center on Feb. 14

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MarchFourth Marching Band takes audience members of all ages, from all walks of life, on a joy-inducing, foot-stomping, booty-shaking, soul-stirring journey that defies categorization.

BEAVER CREEK — Coming to the Vilar Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 14, MarchFourth Marching Band brings a night of explosive entertainment to the Vail Valley.

General admission tickets to the show are $35 and are available at the Vilar Center box office, by calling 970-845-8497 or visiting http://www.vilarpac.org.

The Vilar Center is located under the ice rink in Beaver Creek Village.

Larger Than Life

MarchFourth is an internationally-acclaimed, genre-breaking force in the world of entertainment — a sonic explosion delivered by 20 musicians and dancers who travel the world, year-round, taking audience members of all ages, from all walks of life, on a joy-inducing, foot-stomping, booty-shaking, soul-stirring journey that defies categorization.

The colorful explosion of brassy funk, rock and jazz is all about the groove. This larger-than-life group of musicians and acrobats tours the country year-round, bringing a spirit of celebration wherever they go.

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Their most recent and fourth studio album, "Magic Num-ber," was self-released in September 2016. The album is full of the captivating grooves and brassy swagger you'd expect from MarchFourth, plus a healthy dose of New Orleans magic, with guest appearance by Trombone Shorty, Stanton Moore (drums) and Matt Perrine (sousaphone). The album was fan-funded through Kickstarter.

As USA Today acclaimed about the album, "From the first note to the last, the sound was pumping and the fun never stopped. … It's worth noting that there are serious musicians behind all the fun. It's obvious these guys (and gals) have had lots of training and formal practice. Talent-ed band geeks turned rebels."

If you go …

What: MarchFourth Marching Band performs.

Where: Vilar Performing Arts Center, Beaver Creek.

When: Wednesday, Feb. 14, 7:30 p.m.

Cost: $35.

More information: Visit http://www.vilarpac.org or call 970-845-8497.