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Over 45 years of the European Brass Band Championships, the contest has become a unique pinnacle of competitive brass banding and has been hosted in some breathtaking cities. Now for the first time EBBC comes to Lithuania and Palanga. 

EBBC is a week long celebration of banding - including workshops, demonstrations, concerts, and of course the contests themselves. 

Combi-tickets for all the events of the European Brass Band Championships 2024 listed below are now available:

Thursday 2 May

  • 20.00 - 22.00 European Composer Competition Finale Concert and Award Ceremony

Friday 3 May

  • 15.00 - 22.00 EBBC Championship Section Set Piece

Saturday 4 May

  • 9.00 - 11.00 EBBC Challenge Section
  • 11.30 - 18.30 EBBC Championship Section Own choice
  • 20.30 - 22.30 Gala Concert

Sunday 5 May

  • 9.00 European Youth Brass Band Contest
    • 9.00 - 10.30 Development Section
    • 11.15 - 15.30 Premier Section followed by Farewell Concert and Award Ceremony

The 45th European Brass Band Championships will take place in the Palanga Concert Hall, in Palanga, Lithuania. 

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* Children are not admitted to the events for free. 


The event organiser takes responsibility for the quality of the event. The organiser will make a decision regarding the refund if the event does not take place or is postponed. For more detailed information on circumstances and refunds, please refer to the Event-Related Circumstances

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