Memorial Day Parade Schedule (Rolling Meadows)

The Marching Mustangs will perform in the Rolling Meadows Memorial Day parade on Saturday, May 28.

8:45 AM Doors to school and band room open
9:00 AM Warm-up and run-through of parade music/marching
10:00 AM Change into uniforms**
10:25 AM Load buses
10:30 AM Leave for parade site
10:35 AM Arrive at parade site to line up
11:00 AM Parade starts at fire station (Salute to America and cadence)
11:25 AM Parade ends at the Carillon Pavilion
11:30 AM Ceremony (National Anthem and Taps)
12:00 PM Load buses and go back to school
12:10 PM Return to RMHS and unload buses and put equipment/uniforms away

** For the parade, have your alternate uniform available. The alternate uniform would be the purple polo shirt, BLACK dress pants (NO CARGOS), black belt, black marching shoes and black socks. A decision will be made by Friday as to what we are wearing. This decision will be based upon the weather.

Even though we will work on it in class/practices, please work on memorizing your music or routines to SALUTE TO AMERICA and the CADENCES. (Copies of this music will be re-distributed soon.) This music/routine will be used for the July 4 parade and in the fall as well.

Christopher Buti, Director