Weekly Music Booster Update – October 15, 2013

This Saturday, October 19th, the North Canyon Marching Rattlers will be participating in the PVUSD Centennial Celebration Parade, along with the marching bands from the other four PVUSD high schools. The Parade will occur near Shadow Mountain High School (29th Street and Shea Boulevard).

Below are the key times for Saturday’s Parade:

2:30 pm – Call time at NCHS
Change into uniforms
Load the truck & bus

3:00 pm – Depart NCHS

3:20 pm – Arrive at Christy Cove Park, near Shadow Mountain HS & unload truck

3:30 pm – warm-up and head to staging area

4:00 pm – Parade Starts

approx 5:00 pm – return to bus & load truck

approx 5:30 pm – arrive at NCHS

The ending times are approximate as we still do not have details on when/where the parade ends and whether the bands will need to stay for further activities. We will update you as we hear anything.


The following weekend (October 25 & 26) will be another busy one, so here is a heads up on the anticipated times to help your planning:

Friday, October 25 – Home football game / Senior Recognition Night

The seniors in the Marching Band will be recognized at the game, along with the seniors on the football team and in cheer.

4:30 pm Call Time

At 5:30 pm, there will be a “Tailgate Break” in the band room until 6:10 pm to have a snack, and then get into uniform.

~ 6:40 pm – Head to the stadium

The marching band will stay for the entire game this week.

~ 10pm Dismissal

Saturday, October 26 – NAU Band Day in Flagstaff

9:00 am – Call time @ NCHS
Load truck & bus

~ 9:30 am Depart for Flagstaff

~ 12noon – Arrive @ NAU

12n – 1pm – Lunch Break

1:30pm – Warm-up time

2:15pm – NCHS Performs

Stay for watch other bands perform

6:30 pm – Awards / depart immediately after

~ 9:30 – 10 pm – Arrive @ NCHS