Here’s the schedule for the Sandwich marching-band competition. Please use the Sign-Up button on the Volunteer Page to sign up to help the students with uniforms, loading and unloading the truck, and other tasks.

Sunday, October 19
Sandwich High School
515 E. Lions Road
Sandwich, IL 60548

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

 Marching Mustangs Sandwich Schedule

Before the day of the competition, make sure you have everything prepared: black socks, gloves, marching shoes, theme T-shirt, uniform pants correctly hemmed.

12:00 PM Doors to band room open
12:15 PM Practice begins ON TIME in theme T-shirts, black socks, and marching shoes
1:45 PM Practice ends. Eat lunch that you brought
2:15 PM Finish loading buses & truck—make sure you have ALL uniform parts, instrument, equipment, etc.
2:30 PM Leave for Sandwich High School
4:00 PM Arrive at Sandwich High School
4:10 PM Unload buses and truck and change into uniform
4:55 PM Warm up
5:25 PM Leave for performance field
5:45 PM Perform our show “The Far East”
6:00 PM Return to buses and truck to put away equipment and change out of uniform.
6:15 PM Return to stadium to watch Grayslake North, and Sandwich
6:30 PM Drum majors assemble (in full uniform) for awards ceremony
6:45 PM Awards Ceremony (drum majors only in front—everyone else on the field)
7:00 PM Load buses and truck
7:15 PM Leave for RMHS
8:45 PM Arrive back at RMHS and put away all equipment and uniforms. (You don’t have to unload the truck since we will be leaving first thing Monday morning for our grade school tour!)

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