Please join the Newport Band Parents Association (NBPA) on Friday April 24, 2020, for an unforgettable evening of fine dining and fantastic music at Newcastle Golf Club, showcasing the incredible talent of Newport High School's fine young jazz musicians featuring professional guest artist and Chair of the Brass Department at Berklee College of Music, jazz trumpeter Tanya Darby, and our very own award-winning Newport Pride Marching Band drumline!

In addition to experiencing an exceptional evening of dining and live music entertainment, a fun and exciting silent and live auction event with professional auctioneer is also included. Additional details on auction items you can bid on can be found in the gala auction event information below.

Start planning to attend the Newport Band Parents Associations Annual Band Gala at the Golf Club at Newcastle.


  • All tickets include champagne reception with appetizers; an elegant four-course, sit down dinner designed by Newcastle chefs (menu choices are available, including vegetarian and gluten free dinner options); wine and entertainment; and an entertaining silent and live auction event full of great items and local excursions.

  • Live and silent auctions! Past items up for bid include a Holland America cruise for two to Mexico or the Caribbean; musical theater tickets; Seattle Mariners Diamond Club tickets and other VIP seating at Seattle sporting events; restaurant gift cards; wine collections; artwork; and much more!

  • Entertainment by two award-winning Newport jazz bands accompanied by professional jazz trumpeter and educator Tanya Darby, and also a special appearance by the award-winning Newport Marching Band drumline, the 'Scarlet Knights Percussion'.

  • Stunning views of Lake Washington, the Seattle skyline, and the entire Puget Sound region with the Olympic mountains as the backdrop.


  • All proceeds from this NBPA annual event benefit all band programs and their over 180 students at Newport High School including all three concert bands, the percussion ensemble, the jazz bands and the award winning Newport Pride Marching Band.

  • All donations and sponsorships for this event and to the NBPA are tax deductible.

  • The Newport Band Parents Association is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, Tax ID# 82-5443582.

Questions? Email the Newport Gala Team at newportgala@gmail.com