Members of the Jackson Memorial High School Jaguar Marching Band  are preparing to march in the 2013 Tournament Of Roses Parade tomorrow. 

Jackson Memorial Marching Jaguars in Huntington Beach, California (Bud McCormick via Facebook)

The band departed for Pasedna, California Thursday and is one of 22 that were selected to perform.  Students and their families had to raise over $300-thousand dollars for the trip.

The band will also march in President Obama's inaugural parade on Monday, January 21 in Washington DC.