The first event in the 2012 Purdue Band Partner in Education Series with the Northview High School band will take place Saturday.
Purdue University is sending 110 members of its organization to the Northview varsity basketball game Saturday.
The Knights will face the Monrovia Bulldogs at home with a varsity tip-off time of 2:30 p.m.
The Purdue group includes the BoilerBrass Pep Band, The Golduster Dancers and the Solo Twirlers.
Purdue will also conduct cheers and spirit songs throughout the game.
Northview students will perform with the Purdue Band before and during the game, and Purdue will also perform during the game and at halftime.
It is expected both combined bands to begin playing at 2:15 p.m., or 2:30 p.m.
In addition, the Northview basketball band will perform at the Indiana State University women's basketball game Sunday.
Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m.
The band is scheduled to begin its performance at 1:20.