Marching Mustangs Wheeling Schedule

Here’s the schedule for the Wheeling competition next Saturday. The band will need help with water, loading and unloading the truck both at RMHS and at Wheeling HS, and other things, so please use the sign-up button at the bottom of the Volunteer page to sign up for whatever tasks you can help with. People will be on-hand to show us what needs to be done, so even if you haven’t volunteered before, come on down and do whatever you can.

Saturday, September 22
Wheeling High School
900 South Elmhurst Road
Wheeling, IL 60090

You can download the detailed schedule and see a map below.

Marching Mustangs Wheeling Schedule

1:00 PM Doors to band room open
1:15 PM Practice begins ON TIME in theme T-shirts, black socks, and marching shoes
2:45 PM Practice ends
2:50 PM Eat a light snack/lunch that you brought with or use vending machines—clean up after yourselves!
3:10 PM Change into uniform (bring uniform bags, hats in hat boxes, instruments in cases)
3:15 PM Finish loading buses & truck—make sure you have ALL uniform parts, instrument, equipment, etc.
3:30 PM Leave for competition
4:00 PM Arrive at competition
4:15 PM Unload buses and truck
4:35 PM Go to warmup area
4:45 PM Warm up
5:00 PM Leave for performance field
5:30 PM Perform our show
5:45 PM Return to buses and truck to put away equipment. We will change out of uniform at this time—you still need to wear your theme T-shirt.
6:00 PM Eat something from the concession stands or that you brought. Go to stands to watch other bands perform. Try to sit as a group. Inappropriate behavior will not be tolerated. Write up three bands’ performances and earn a concert credit.
7:00 PM 1A and 2A awards (Drum majors only)
7:30 PM Watch other marching bands perform

10:15 PM 3A awards
10:30 PM Load buses
10:35 PM Leave for RMHS
11:00 PM Arrive back at RMHS and put away all equipment and uniforms

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