Buchanan marching Band
WBA golden state tournament of bands
lamonica stadium

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Last Update: 10/8/18 • 10:30pm

General Details

Student Transportation: Provided to and from the event from Buchanan via school bus.
Weather Forecast: See Below
Emergency Contacts: Joseph Avery, Director
Meals Not Provided/$$ Needed: Dinner and post performance snack provided. 
BHS MB Remind: @BuchMB18 (https://www.remind.com/join/buchmb18)

Competition Details

Show Site: Lamonica Stadium, 1055 Fowler Ave, Clovis, CA 93611 (See below)
Gates Open: 4:00pm
Complete Show Schedule: Click Here
Buchanan Performs: 7:30pm
Admission: TBA
Spectator Parking: TBA

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 Recording Not Allowed at any Buchanan Performance or Competition. Recording of any group or performance is against copyright laws and Buchanan risks penalty if anyone from our organization were to video record. Thank you for your cooperation.

  • 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.

Packing list

  • 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
10:45am Run Through
11:00am Rehearsal Ends/Load the trunk
11:30am Dismissed for the afternoon. Make sure you eat a good lunch and drink LOTS of water!
Front Ensemble members: Truck load may take longer. Plan for a noon dismissal.
2:30pm Arrive at BHS. Full Band Meeting in the Bandroom. Change into uniform.
3:00pm Load Buses (Don't forget your 5 S's!)
3:15pm Leave for Lamonica Stadium
3:45pm 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!
4:15pm Dinner (Provided)
4:50pm Change into uniform
5:20pm Guard & Percussion Warm Up/Hornline Ready for Warm Up/Section Time
5:35pm Hornline Move to Warm Up
5:50pm Hornline Warm Up
6:00pm Percussion Ensemble
6:20pm Horns/Guard to Full Ensemble
6:30pm Full Ensemble by the truck.
6:45pm Pit leaves for gate/Drumline Sectionals/Horns: Visual Warm Up.
7:00pm Battery, Guard, Horns: Walk to the Gate
7:15pm At Gate
7:30pm Buchanan HS Marching Band Performance
7:45pm Take everything back to the truck. Change & Load the truck. Snack (Provided) @ Truck.
8:45pm Awards (Drum Majors Only).
9:30pm Load Buses & Depart for BHS
10:00pm Arrive at BHS/Dismissed

Maps & Weather