Instrumental Music Banquet 2024

The Instrumental Music Association invites you to attend the annual instrumental music banquet! The evening will include a buffet dinner, dessert, dancing, and special awards presented by Mr. Christopher Ballentine.

High school students who are members of the instrumental music program including the band front are guests of the IMA and their dinner will be paid for by the IMA. Family members and guests are encouraged to attend for a nominal cost. There is no limit on the number of guests a student may bring to the banquet.

  • Date: Sunday, June 2, 2024
  • Time: Doors open at 2:00 p.m. with opening remarks at 2:45 p.m. Dinner to follow
  • Location: The Palace Center at 623 Hanover Avenue, Allentown, PA 18109
  • Cost: Instrumental students’ costs will be covered by the IMA; guests are $45 each while children 2 and under are free; there is no limit to the number of guests that may attend.
  • Menu: Tossed garden salad, herb roasted chicken, sliced roast beef, penne vodka, ranch-style red whipped potatoes, steamed vegetable medley, dinner rolls, cake, iced tea, lemonade, coffee, and tea
  • RSVP: No later than May 1 with payment included for guests. All students are required to RSVP whether or not they plan to attend, so please complete one RSVP per student. A “no show” fee of $20 will be assessed for students who RSVP “yes” and do not attend. No refunds on guest payments after May 15.