|Format:||Test Piece Contest|
|Test Piece:||Salute to Youth 1960|
|Adjudicators:||Tom Hutchinson , Ian Porthouse|
|Venue:||Winter Gardens (Spanish Hall), Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK|
Including withdrawn band and bands placed 15-18 from the 2016 Senior Cup. To include 5(?) newly invited bands, including the highest-placed bands without a Spring Festival invite at both the Oct 2016 Wychavon Festival of Brass and the Jan 2017 Brass at the Guild Festival.
Best Instrumentalist: Rebecca Wilson (Cornet) - Dalmellington