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Belleville East Lancer Bands
Spirit the City Performance

8:15 AM - Arrive at East - Dress in dry fit shirt, shorts and band shoes and socks (bring with you what you need for the day - We will not return to East until after the contest)

8:30 AM - Load buses and depart for West

8:40 AM - Arrive at West - Unload and move to stadium - Uniforms will already be at West. 

9:00 - 10:00 AM - Rehearse with West - Be prepared to hurry up and wait. 

10:00 - 11:00 AM - Move to band trailers and or band room and dress. We will wear spider gear. 

11:00 AM - Reconvene at band room

11:15 AM - Troop to stadium with West

11:30 AM - Spirit the City Performance (this is a guess.... I will send specific times for performance this week)

12:00 PM - Game kick off. We will hang up uniforms and prepare to come back to the stadium to eat. We will plan to support the West band at their concessions stand. They split theirs like we do.

*** Move to EIU Itinerary ***

Eastern Illinois University Panther Marching Band Festival

1:00 PM - Meet on West Practice Field to rehearse - We will rehearse with no props but will be fully instrumentated. 

2:00 PM - Rehearsal ends - Load trailers

2:45 PM - Load Buses (4 coach buses) and prepare to depart

5:00 PM - Arrive at EIU. Unload and eat dinner at concessions stand. 

6:30 PM - Be dressed and ready to warm up and stretch

7:00 PM - Official Warm Up 

7:40 PM - Depart for Performance

8:00 PM - Performance

9:00 PM - EIU Performance

9:15 PM - Awards - we will be on the track or in the stands together

Immediately after the performance, we will change, load up and return home. We will pull in approximately at midnight. 

You will need money for 2 meals. 

    Belleville East High School
    2555 West Blvd.
    Belleville, IL 62221
    Phone: (618)-222-3751

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