On Saturday, September 30th, the Austin Band and Angels Dance Team will be competing in their first contest of the season at Friendswood High School – Henry Winston Stadium. Information on the contest, performance schedule, ticket prices, and more can be found HERE. Please read through the information about the contest prior to traveling in order to plan for parking and ticket prices. Spectators will be granted in/out privileges as long as you show your wrist band.
8:30am Band Hall Opens
10:00am Load Truck
11:30am Load Buses
11:45am Depart for Friendswood High School
1:00pm Arrive at Friendswood High School
2:15pm Band & Pit Warmup Time Begins
3:15pm PRELIMS PERFORMANCE!
3:45pm Prelims Awards (The schedule for the rest of the evening will depend upon the results from prelims. If we do not make finals, we WILL be eating dinner at 4:30pm and staying to watch finals)
6:15pm Finals Competition Begins
9:30pm Finals Awards Ceremony
10:15pm Depart for Austin High School
11:45pm Arrive at Austin High School (approximate)
12:15am Students go home (approximate)
- Black Marching Shoes
- BLACK Socks (calf length, NO logos)
- Austin Band Grey Uniform Shirt
- Austin Band Black Uniform Shorts
- Red Water Bottle
- Marching Uniform
- Hat Box
Students are responsible for putting away their own instrument, uniform and hat box upon arrival back at school.
Parents should register for Remind to receive a text message with a more accurate arrival time back at AHS. Mr. Demkovich will send out a message when the band leaves the stadium. To sign up for Remind, please send the message: @sfaparents to the number: 81010.
In an effort to improve our performance focus, we must act as professionals throughout the entire day. The following items will not be allowed: footballs, frisbees, baseballs/gloves, etc. Please remember to pick up your students on time at the end of the night. See you at the contest!