BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Glen Oaks High School Marching Band and Glen Oaks Alumni Band are coming together for a family-friendly event in the capital city.

Karaoke & Movie on the Lawn hopes to highlight the hard work the band students put into perfecting their craft. The band is known for playing a huge part in boosting school spirit and performing at community events. School leaders believe that music provides great value to the youth.

The event is free to the public and is for the entire community, all ages welcome. Band Director Quaneal Nixon also hopes this will show people why they should donate and invest in the band for new uniforms and instruments.

The event kicks off at 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14 at the high school located at 6650 Cedar Grove Dr.

Karaoke is slated to start at 5:45 p.m., the band plays at 6 p.m. and the movie starts at 6:15 p.m. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets.