Limestone Community High School Bands
Upcoming Events and Activities
Printable tentative 2018 Summer & Fall Bands Schedule
(All events, dates, and times subject to change)
August 2018
Tuesday August 7 - Tuesday October 23
Tuesday Rehearsals
Marching Band
6:00‑9:00 pmRehearsal
Thursday August 9 - Thursday October 25
Thursday Rehearsals
Marching Band
6:00‑8:00 pmRehearsal
Thursday rehearsals continue until the show is completed and performance-ready, usually mid-September. Drumline & Color Guard rehearsals may continue.
September 2018
Saturday 29
Dunlap Competition
Marching Band
12:00‑1:30 pmColor Guard sectional
2:00‑3:00 pmFull ensemble rehearsal at LCHS
3:00‑4:00 pmLoad Trailers and Busses
4:00 pmLeave for Dunlap High School
4:40 pmArrive at Dunlap High School
4:45‑6:15 pmEat Dinner from the concessions
 Watch Bands (leave after Dwight)
6:20‑7:20 pmGet into Uniform
7:20 pmColor Guard Stretch
7:30 pmWinds & Battery line up
7:40 pmWarm-up
8:40 pmLeave for performance
8:45 pmMeet at staging area
9:00 pmPerform
 (Stand in end zone after performance)
9:30 pmAwards
10:45 pmLeave for LCHS
11:20 pmArrive at LCHS
October 2018
Saturday 6
Limestone Field Competition
Marching Band
11:30 am‑1:00 pmFlutes run food to Hospitality
1:15 pmBand Guides, Bus Greeters, & Drum Majors meeting (Teachers Lot)
1:30 pmGuard greets buses as they arrive (till all bands have arrived)
2:15‑7:15 pmStudent Band Guides
3:05 pmOpening Ceremony
3:15‑7:15 pmDrum Major - Score Runners
6:15 pm1A / 2A Awards
6:30‑8:30 pmParent/Alumni Band Guides and Score Runners
7:15‑7:45 pmGet into uniform. (Guard can get into uniform and stretch anytime after the last of the buses arrive)
7:45‑8:30 pmWarm-up
8:35 pmMeet at staging area
8:45 pmPerform
 stand in end zone after performance
9:00 pm3A / 4A Awards
9:30 pmGet out of uniform
10:00‑11:00 pmClean grounds / dismissal
Wednesday 10
Butch's Pizza pickup (tentative)
3:00 pmSetup (right after school)
3:30‑5:30 pmPickup
LCHS Cafeteria
Friday 12
Home Football Game
Marching Band
6:00 pmArrive
Senior Night
Saturday 13
Downers Grove Competition
Marching Band
8:00‑9:00 amFull ensemble rehearsal at LCHS
9:00‑10:00 amLoad Trailers and Buses
10:00 amLeave for Downers Grove South High School
 Eat on buses (food provided)
1:00 pmArrive at Downers Grove South High School
1:30‑2:30 pmGet into Uniform
2:00 pmColor Guard Stretch
2:30 pmMeet Host
2:35 pmMove to Warm-Up Site
2:45 pmWarm-up
3:30 pmLeave for performance
3:40 pmMeet at staging area
3:45 pmPerform
4:00‑5:30 pmGet out of uniform, watch bands, eat “dinner” at concessions
5:30 pmPrelims Awards and Finals Announcement
6:00 pmFirst band in Finals meets host!
7:00‑10:00 pmFINALS!!!
10:00 pmFinals Awards
11:00 pmLeave Downers Grove South HS
2:00 amArrive at LCHS
Downers Grove South High School
1436 Norfolk St
Downers Grove, IL 60516
Monday 15
Booster Meeting
7:00 pmMeeting
LCHS Cafeteria
Wednesday 17
Food Night - Portillos
4:00‑8:00 pmFood Night - 20% to the band
Portillos on Sterling in Peoria
Saturday 20
ISU State Competition
Marching Band
6:30 amLeave LCHS
7:30 amArrive at ISU
8:00‑9:00 amGet into Uniform
8:45 amColor Guard Stretch
9:04 amMove to Warm-Up Sight
9:18 amWarm-Up
10:00 amLeave for Performance
10:10 amMeet at staging area
10:20 amPerform
10:34‑10:54 amClass 1A/2A awards announcements
11:00 am‑6:42 pmGet out of uniform, eat, watch bands
4:36 pmBe in stands together
6:42 pm5A/6A awards and Finalists announcement
7:30 pmFirst Finalist performs
9:30 pmFinals Awards
10:30 pmLeave for LCHS
11:30 pmArrive at LCHS
Friday 26
Belleville East Competition
Marching Band
Belleville East High School
Same trip as St. Louis BOA
Friday 26 - Saturday 27
Bands of America (BOA) Competition
Marching Band
The Dome at America's Center
Overnight trip
November 2018
Friday 16
Trivia Night (tentative)
Bartonville American Legion-Event hall
4501 S Airport Rd
Monday 19
Booster Meeting
7:00 pmMeeting
LCHS Cafeteria
December 2018
Sunday 2
Holiday Concert (Tentative)
LCHS Main Gym
Date TBD