05.29.23 – Memorial Day Parade

Marching Band Parents and Students:

The Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 29. We will rehearse one day only, on Tuesday, May 23 from 3-4:30 PM.

Thank you for working hard to represent Lancaster High School positively throughout our community. Attendance at the parade and the rehearsal are very important in order to have a quality performance.

Monday, May 29, 2023 – Memorial Day Parade

9:30am – Report Time

Band members will meet in the parking lot at the corner of Columbus and Mulberry.

10:30 AM – Parade begins
11:00 AM – Parade concludes and ceremony begins at Forest Rose cemetery (approximate time)
11:30 AM – Ceremony concludes. Band is dismissed (approximate time)
12 Noon – Band room opens to return instruments

Announcements and Reminders for the Week

– New/replacement summer uniform items will be available immediately before Tuesday’s rehearsal only.
– The band room will not be open on Monday morning.
– It is extremely important that band members eat breakfast before arriving and drink plenty of water.
– All band members need to check and double check their summer uniform to make sure it fits. Also, make sure to locate and wear your black crew socks and Dinkles.
– Jewelry cannot be worn in uniform (and no nail polish).
– Parents should plan on picking up your child near the cemetery or another location within walking distance. Plan ahead!