The Eden Prairie High School Marching Band kicks off its season the same way it has for the past 23 years, by hosting the Prairie Colors Marching Band Festival starting at noon Saturday, Sept. 12, at Aerie Stadium, Eden Prairie High School. The festival draws bands from multiple states to participate. The Eagle Marching Band performs in exhibition. Cost is $9 for adults; $5 for students and seniors; and free for 5 and younger. Info: www.ephsbands.org.