Schedule
Limestone Community High School Bands
Upcoming Events and Activities
Click for the full tentative 2016 Summer & Fall Schedule.
Click for the tentative 2016 Color Guard Schedule.
(All events, dates, and times subject to change)
August 2016
Tuesday 9 - Tuesday 8
Tuesday Rehearsals
6:00‑9:00 pmRehearsal
Thursday 11 - Thursday 29
Thursday Rehearsals
6:00‑8:00 pmRehearsal
Thursday rehearsals continue until the show is completed, usually mid-September. Drumline & Color Guard rehearsals may continue.
September 2016
Friday 30
Home Varsity Football
6:00 pmArrive at Limestone
7:30 pmGame starts
Jr. Band plays during pre-game (postponed from Homecoming)
October 2016
Saturday 1
Limestone Field Competition
3:00 pmStudents Arrive Band Guide & Bus Greeter meeting in Teachers Lot
8:30 pmPerformance (Exhibition)
7:30 pmLeave for warm-up
Saturday 1
ILMEA Auditions
Take bus from Limestone to ILMEA Auditions. Will be back for the LCHS Field Competition.
Monday 3
Band Fee Due - Payment #3 (Balance)
Thursday 6
Butch's Pizza pick-up
4:00‑5:00 pmPizza Pick-up at LCHS Cafeteria
Friday 7
Home Varsity Football
6:00 pmArrive at Limestone
7:30 pmGame starts
Saturday 8
Downers Grove South Invitational
8:30 amArrive at LCHS; load equipment
9:00 amLeave for Downers Grove South HS
12:00 pmArrive; Assemble props
12:30 pmGet into uniform
1:00 pmLeave for warm-up
1:25 pmWarm-up begins
1:55 pmLeave for Stadium
2:05 pmMeet at gate
2:30 pmPerformance
5:15 pmDrum Majors report to south end zone
5:30 pmAwards
6:00 pmLeave for LCHS (if we do NOT make finals)
7:15 pmFinals begin - Performance time TBA
9:00 pmHome (if we do NOT make finals)
9:45 pmDrum Majors report to sound end zone
10:00 pmFinals Awards
1:00 amArrive at LCHS
Parents: Sign up on Remind.com to texts about our return time. Contact Mr. Empey or a Booster Officer for details on how to sign up.
Saturday 15
University of Illinois Field Competition Cancelled
Saturday 15
Rehearsal
1:30‑4:30 pmRehearsal
Monday 17
Booster Meeting
7:00 pmMeeting at LCHS Cafe
Friday 21
Home Varsity Football (Senior Night)
6:00 pmArrive at Limestone
7:30 pmGame starts
Saturday 22
State of Illinois Field Invitational (ISU)
6:15 amArrive at LCHS; get into uniform
7:00 amLeave for ISU in uniform
8:18 amDepart for warm-up
8:32 amPhysical warm-up
8:46 amMusic warm-up
9:34 amPerformance
10:30 am1A/2A Awards
2:14 pm3A/4A Awards & Finalists announcement
3:00 pmLeave for LCHS (if we do NOT make finals)
4:00 pmArrive at LCHS (if we do NOT make finals)
7:30 pmFinals begin - Performance time TBA
11:00 pmFinals Awards
11:30 pmLeave for LCHS
12:30 pmArrive at LCHS
Parents: Sign up on Remind.com to texts about our return time. Contact Mr. Empey or a Booster Officer for details on how to sign up.
Tickets are $15.00 for all day admission, including finals. Children 12 and under are admitted free. No advance ticket sales. Tickets can only be purchased at the stadium ticket windows.
Saturday 29
Western IL University Competition
1:30 pmRehearsal at LCHS
3:00 pmLeave for WIU
5:45 pmReport to Western Hall for warm-up
6:00 pmWarm-up
7:15 pmPerformance
9:00 pmAwards
11:30 pmArrive at LCHS
Macomb, IL
November 2016
Friday 11
Bands of America Grand Nationals
8:00 pmPerformance (subject to change)
One-day trip
Friday 18
Pep Band - Blue & White game
Drumline only
Monday 21
Booster Meeting
7:00 pmMeeting at LCHS Cafe
Tuesday 22
Disney payment #2 due
December 2016
Sunday 4
Holiday Concert
Arrive at Limestone (TBD)
2:00 pmConcert
Friday 16
Pep Band-Basketball
6:00 pmArrive at LCHS
Alumni welcome!
January 2017
Tuesday 17
Disney payment #3 due (balance)