The Marching Band performs at home football games, local and regional competitions, and local holiday events. Starting in July, the band spends countless hours preparing a marching show. During the fall semester they rehearse daily during school and twice a week after school. The group competes on Saturdays from September through October and performs a holiday concert in a concert band setting.
The West Craven Concert Band performs a variety of music during the spring semester. The concert band participates in the North Carolina Band Masters Association’s Music Performance Adjudication in March of every year. The program consistently receives a Superior rating at this festival. Along with their performance is March, The West Craven Concert Band performs a spring concert as well as performing at the high school's Graduation Ceremony.