Berrien Springs Band News

Marching Festival Edition

Here are our schedules for our upcoming festivals. As soon as I get East Kentwood information, I'll post it.

Saturday, October 8th VICKSBURG Marching Invitational

3:00pm: Call time

3:15: Run thru on field

4:00: Load trailer/Bibbers

4:30: Load bus

4:45: Leave BSHS

6:15: Arrival @ Vicksburg

Unload trailer, put on jackets/gloves/sashes/hats

Get out instruments

Pit -load instruments on cart

7:00: Warmup

7:30: Move to stadium

7:45: Performance

8:00: Watch Vicksburg from end zone

8:15: Awards

8:45 Depart Vicksburg

10:00: Arrival @ BSHS

Wednesday, October 12th MSBOA Festival @ Niles

1:07-2:38: Rehearsal during class

Load trailer immediately at the end of school day

Stay after school - Dinner provided

4:30: All athletes need to be in the band room, Dress in full uniform

4:50: Load bus

5:00: Depart BSHS

5:30: Arrive at Niles HS

6:00: Warm up

6:15: Move to stadium

6:30: Performance

Watch Buchanan, Edwardsburg, and Niles

7:30: Awards

8:00: Depart Niles

8:30: Arrival back to BSHS

Saturday, October 15th LAKESHORE Marching Invitational

4:15pm: Call time

4:30: Run through on field

5:15: Load Trailer/Full Uniform

5:45: Load Bus

5:55: Depart BSHS

6:15: Arrival Lakeshore HS

6:45: Warmup

7:15: Move to stadium

7:30: Performance

7:45: Return to bus/put away instruments

8:15: Watch Kenowa Hills, Byron Center, Portage Central, Lakeshore

9:15: Awards

9:45 Depart Lakeshore HS

10:00: Arrival @ BSHS