Buchanan Marching Band
Lamonica Stadium • Clovis, CA
Saturday, October 26,2019

LAST UPDATE: 09/26/19 • 1:30PM

General Trip Details

Emergency Contacts: John Lack, 509-389-0467 (Emergencies Only)
Student Transportation: Provided to and from the event from Buchanan via school bus.
Meals Provided/$ for Meals Needed: Dinner and post performance snack provided.

Competition Details 

Competition Site: Lamonica Stadium, 1055 Fowler Ave, Clovis, CA 93611 (See below)
Gates Open: 4:00pm
Admission: Adults - $12; Students w/ID, Seniors (60+) w/ID, Military w/ID - $10; Children 5 & Under - $5. We accept Cash or Debit/Credit Cards. No checks. A 3% surcharge will be added to all credit card transactions.
Competition Schedule: Click Here
Buchanan Performs: 9:00pm
Spectator Parking: $5.00 per vehicle in the South/West parking lot. Cash only.

Important Reminders

  • Please eat a significant (and healthy!) breakfast before you arrive at Buchanan for rehearsal and and a healthy lunch after rehearsal. No soda or energy drinks today. Drink lots of water!

  • Video & Audio Recording is prohibited. Out of respect for fellow audience members and spectators and to protect the rights of the original composers and copyright owners who license their music to the Buchanan Instrumental Music Program and organizations that host events we participate in, the use of audio and video recording technology - including mobile devices and live streaming applications - during and rehearsal or performance setting is strictly prohibited.

  • Parents/Guardians may pick your own student at the end of the above itinerary (when the truck is loaded and/or the students have been officially dismissed) with a 'Post-Event Release Form'. We will only release students to their own parent/guardian. Please present the completed form in person to the supervising head chaperone when you pick your student up.


    • Don't forget your 5 S's - ApolloS, Shirt, Shorts, Socks, & Shoes!

    • Don't forget anything else you will need for the show!


8:45am Arrive at Buchanan
9:00am Rehearsal at Buchanan
11:00am Run Through
11:15am Rehearsal Ends/Load the trunk
12:00pm Dismissed for the afternoon (when the truck is loaded). Make sure you eat a good lunch and drink LOTS of water!
3:30pm Arrive at BHS. Full Band Meeting in the Bandroom.
3:45pm Load Buses (Don't forget your 5 S's!)
4:00pm Leave for Lamonica Stadium
4:30pm Arrive at Lamonica Stadium/Unload the Truck/Pit Setup
- Keep your belongings lined up with your section and away from the truck.
- Do not leave valuables unattended.
- Do not play instruments in the parking lot
- Make sure you are completely ready for the show!
5:00pm Dinner (Provided)
5:50pm Walk to the stadium
6:04pm Watch Bullard Band and Color Guard
6:17pm Watch Clovis East H.S.
6:25pm Back to the truck. Change into uniform.
6:55pm Ready to walk to Warm Up (Lined Up in 2’s)
7:05pm Warm Up
7:40pm Percussion Ensemble
7:55pm Horns/Guard to Full Ensemble
8:00pm Full Ensemble by the truck.
8:15pm Pit leaves for gate/Drumline Sectionals/Horns: Visual Warm Up.
8:30pm Battery, Guard, Horns: Walk to the Gate
8:45pm At Gate
9:00pm Buchanan HS Marching Band Performance
9:15pm Take everything back to the truck. Change & load the truck.
9:35pm Awards (Drum Majors Only).
10:00pm Snack (Provided) @ Truck AFTER the truck loaded.
10:15pm Load Buses & Depart for BHS
10:45pm Arrive at BHS/Dismissed

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