Annual Tuba Day canceled for 2020

Submitted by Tuba Day Organizers
Tuba players gather around William Bell's grave at Violet Hill Cemetery during the 41st William Bell Tuba Day in 2019. The 2020 edition has been canceled.

What would have been the 42nd Annual Tuba Day in Perry on Nov. 7, 2020 has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The event happens each year to honor tuba player William Bell who is buried in Violet Hill Cemetery in Perry. The organizers hope to continue the event in 2021.