Second Time Arounders    Join Us In Our 34th Season!

Where Will We Perform In 2016?


Gasparilla Parade - Tampa - Sat. Jan 30th
Edison Night Parade - Ft. Myers - Sat. Feb 20th
Ybor City St. Patricks Parade and other concert TBA - Sat. Mar 12th
Busch Gardens Mini Parade and Concert - Tampa - Sat. Apr 2nd
Beach Goes Pops Performance - Pass-a-grille - Sat. Apr 9th
Seattle Seafair Rounders Trip - Seattle WA - July 21-25


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About US

The Greater St. Petersburg Area Awesome Original Second Time Arounders Marching Band (The "Rounders") is, ... More Here

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TV Coverage

Link Here to view videos of the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade, the Calgary Stampede Parade, the Washington DC Cherry Blossom ... More Here.

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Join Us

Check the calendar (below) for our performances, concerts, parades, parties and much more ... Link Here.

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Twirl, Dance, Perform

Our Auxiliary groups are an important part of the professional impression & excitement that we generate, when we perform! ... More Here.

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When To Start

When the train leaves the station ... It's too late!  Rehearsals will start again January 2016. Clear your calendar and plan to join for this season... More Here.

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Marching Is Our Thing

Parades and standup concerts are the backbone of our schedule. Get started walking so you can be ready! ... 2015 Performances Here.

Latest Member Updates!

"What a great way to enjoy performing in a band and to remember my musical high school and college years!"


2016 Seattle Seafair

2016 Seattle Trip

Seattle Seafair July 21-25 2016

Join the Second Time Arounders in the beautiful Pacific Northwest for Seafair 2016 and the Alaska Airlines Torchlight Parade. Seafair is the premier Summer event in Seattle, a city known for its celebrations and events, and includes one of the largest parades West of the Mississippi.

Link Here for the Latest Trip Info - Refresh for 7/21/2015 Update

2015 Tallahassee Front Row at Stepoff

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Rounders Frequently Asked Questions -- select the "+" and links below --

When does the next performance season start for the Rounders?

The first of five full rehearsals begin in the first quarter of 2016, however, percussion and many Auxiliary groups begin before that date. See our calendar for details.


What was your main trip in 2014?

For our major trip for 2014, the Rounders marched in the Washington DC Cherry Blossom Festival Parade and performed a patriotic concert on the steps of the Jefferson Memorial, at the peak weekend of the cherry blossoms to thouasnds of park visitors around the lake.


What is the big trip for 2016?

Join us next Summer in the beautiful Pacific Northwest for Seafair 2016 and the Alaska Airlines Torchlight Parade. Seafair is the premier Summer event in Seattle, a city known for its celebrations and events, and includes one of the largest parades West of the Mississippi.


Are there auditions for new members?

Although there are not auditions for musicians, Auxiliary positions are filled through an audition process at the beginning of the season. See Auxiliary Minimum Requirements document. All rehearsals are mandatory for both groups.


Is there a required uniform for musicians or auxiliaries?

Both musicians and auxiliary have a required uniform that is a cost absorbed by each member. See musician uniform details here. Auxiliary uniforms are ordered at the beginning of the season, after auditions.


What has been the mantra of the group?

Our Mantra: We are dedicated to those who have marched in a high school, college or military marching band....and have dreamed of doing it one more time.


What age is the target for this group?

Participation in the Rounders starts at age 18. We have Rounders that enjoy performing into their 80s.


En Español

Lo que es ser un "Rounder" - enlace aquí


I'm new and ready! How do I get started?

Members from previous years already have an online profile, and submit a Registration Form each year. New Members start by completing an Online Member Profile by the deadlines and we will contact you! Link Here - Sync your calendar with ours below!




Rounders Calendar

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  • 2014 Cheery Blossom Parade
  • 2014 Bradenton Patriotic Concert