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Limestone Community High School Bands
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Previous Years’ Events
July 2018
Tuesday 10
Rehearsal
Marching Band
9:00‑11:00 amRehearsal - Band
6:00‑8:00 pmRehearsal - Drumline & Pit
Thursday 12
Rehearsal
Marching Band
9:00‑11:00 amRehearsal - Band
6:00‑8:00 pmRehearsal - Drumline & Pit
Tuesday 17
Rehearsal
Marching Band
9:00‑11:00 amRehearsal - Band
  
6:00‑8:00 pmRehearsal - Drumline & Pit
Thursday 19
Rehearsal
Marching Band
9:00‑11:00 amRehearsal - Band
6:00‑8:00 pmRehearsal - Drumline & Pit
Monday 23 - Friday 27
Pre-Band Camp
Marching Band
8:00 am‑12:00 pmRehearsal
Saturday 28
Uniform Fittings
Seniors, Juniors
10:30 am‑12:30 pmSeniors
1:30‑4:30 pmJuniors
Sunday 29
Uniform Fittings
Sophomores, Freshmen
1:00‑3:30 pmSophomores
3:00‑5:00 pmFreshman
Monday July 30 - Friday August 3
Band Camp
Marching Band
8:00 am‑4:30 pmRehearsal
August 2018
Wednesday 1
Cookout & Pool Party
Marching Band
5:00 pmCookout & Skits
7:00‑9:00 pmPool Party at Limestone Township Pool
Alpha Park
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.
Friday 17
Blue & White Game
Marching Band
5:30 pmStudents Arrive
6:30 pmPerformance
Spectators should come early, since the game time varies.
Saturday 18
Rummage Sale
LCHS Cafeteria
Monday 20
Booster Meeting
7:00 pmMeeting
in LCHS Cafeteria
Friday 31
Home Football Game
Marching Band
6:00 pmArrive
September 2018
Friday 7
Home Football Game
Marching Band
5:15 pmUniform Care meeting
NOTE: Time has moved up due to Uniform Care meeting and football game being moved up 30 minutes
Saturday 8
Washington Competition Cancelled
Marching Band
10:00‑11:30 amColor Guard sectional
12:30‑1:30 pmFull Ensemble rehearsal at LCHS Stadium
1:30‑2:00 pmLoad Trailers and Busses
2:00 pmLeave for Washington High School
2:45 pmArrive at Washington High School
2:45‑4:00 pmEat Dinner from the concessions
4:00‑5:00 pmGet into Uniform
5:00 pmLine up to transit to warm-up
5:15 pmColor Guard Stretch
5:34 pmWarm-up
6:16 pmLeave for performance
6:30 pmMeet at staging area
6:44 pmPerformance
7:15 pmGet out of Uniform
7:45 pmWatch Bands (Normal Bands, Morton, Washington)
8:30 pmAwards – Sit together (space permitting)
9:30 pmLeave for LCHS
10:15 pmArrive at LCHS
Washington High School
Cancelled due to rain
Wednesday 12
Food Night - LaGondola
LaGondola in Bartonville
Saturday 15
Rehearsal
Marching Band
10:00 am‑12:00 pmRehearsal with Clinicians
Monday 17
Butch's Pizza orders due
Return order form and money to the lockbox in the band room.
Monday 17
Booster Meeting
7:00 pmMeeting
LCHS Cafeteria
Tuesday 18
Rehearsal
Marching Band
5:00‑6:00 pmRehearse with Jr. High
6:00‑9:00 pmRehearsal
Wednesday 19
Homecoming Bonfire
Marching Band
 After the Talent Show
Thursday 20
Rehearsal Cancelled
Marching Band
Rehearsal cancelled - Homecoming week
Friday 21
Homecoming Parade
Marching Band
3:15 pmArrive
4:00 pmParade
Friday 21
Homecoming Football Game
Marching Band
6:30 pmWarm-up starts
7:15 pmPre-game show with Jr. High Bands (time approx)
 Halftime Show
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
Class 4A Best Auxiliary, Best Percussion
Class 4A 1st Place
Grand Champion
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
 All time after this have been moved up 15 minutes
7:00‑7:30 pmGet into uniform. (Guard can get into uniform and stretch anytime after the last of the buses arrive)
7:30‑8:15 pmWarm-up
8:20 pmMeet at staging area
8:30 pmPerform
 stand in end zone after performance
8:45 pm3A / 4A Awards
9:30 pmGet out of uniform
10:00‑11:00 pmClean grounds / dismissal
Wednesday 10
Butch's Pizza pickup
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 - Parents should meet at the north gate when there are 2 minutes on the clock for the 2nd quarter.
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
6:00 amArrive at LCHS
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 amClass 1A/2A awards announcements
11:00 am‑6:42 pmGet out of uniform, eat ($), watch bands
4:36 pmBe in stands together
6:42 pm5A/6A awards and Finalists announcement
7:30 pmFirst Finalist performs
9:30 pmFinals Awards
10:30 pmLeave for LCHS
11:30 pmArrive at LCHS
Friday 26
Belleville East Competition
Marching Band
 Load instruments the night before
 Bring luggage to Band Room first thing Friday morning
 Eat lunch at school as normal
12:15‑1:15 pmPARENTS Load luggage & check trailers
1:05 pmStudents load buses
1:15‑4:15 pmTravel to Belleville
4:20 pmGet into uniform
4:55 pmPit to warm-up
5:10 pmBand to warm-up
5:15 pmWinds, Battery, and Guard warm-up
5:50 pmMeet at Gate
6:00 pmPerform
6:15 pmGet out of uniform
7:00 pmPerformers leave for Hotel
8:00 pmArrive at hotel, unload, check in, and eat
9:00 pmAwards (Directors and Drum Majors will stay)
10:00 pmLights out
 (See BOA Competition for remainder of the trip)
Belleville East High School
2555 West Blvd
Belleville, IL 62221
(314) 209-0995
Same trip as St. Louis BOA
Residence Inn by Marriott St. Louis/Earth City
3290 Rider Trail S
Earth City, MO 63045
(314) 209-0995
Friday 26 - Saturday 27
Bands of America (BOA) Competition
Marching Band
 (continued from Belleville Competition times)
10/27 5:45 amWake up, Eat, Load luggage, Get into Half Uniform
10/27 6:35 amLeave for BOA
10/27 7:00 amArrive at Dome. Finish getting into uniform
10/27 7:40 amWarm-up
10/27 8:35 amReport for Performance
10/27 8:45 amPerform
 Pictures. Get out of uniform.
 Watch Prelims. Get a snack ($).
10/27 12:45 pmLeave Dome for buses at break
10/27 1:15 pmLeave for St. Louis Galleria
10/27 2:00‑4:30 pmFree time at mall: eat ($), walk, shop & lounge
10/27 4:45 pmMeet at buses
10/27 5:00 pmLeave for Dome
10/27 5:30 pmArrive at Dome. Pass out Finals tickets. Walk to entrance.
10/27 6:15 pmGates open for Finals
10/27 7:00 pmWatch Finals
 Dinner at Dome ($$)
10/27 11:00 pmReturn to Buses
10/27 11:30 pmLeave for LCHS
  
10/28 2:30 amArrive at LCHS
The Dome at America's Center
701 Convention Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63101
Overnight trip
November 2018
Tuesday 6
Parent Meeting (Mandatory)
Winter Guard
7:00 pmMeeting
Band Room
Friday 16
Pep Band-Blue & White Cancelled
Friday 16
Trivia Night
5:00‑8:00 pmDinner from R&R Catering
7:00 pmTrivia Night begins
American Legion Hall
4501 S. Airport Rd., Bartonville