Dear Parents: This is the weekly itinerary of the Monsoon Marching Corps. If the group has a performance that week, you will receive this as an email and it will be posted the Mayfair Boosters website and Facebook page. It will contain all information about the event so you can help your child be ready to perform! If you have any questions, you can call or text Mr. Philips at 562-212-BAND (2263).
Mayfair Monsoon Marching Corps
Itinerary – Week 0
August 21 – 25, 2017
Parent Preview and Away Football Game vs Long Beach Wilson HS
Tuesday and Wednesday –
7:30 to 4:00 PM – Band Camp Continues
Thursday – Parent Preview – Practice Field at MHS
7:30 to NOON – Rehearsal
Parent Preview – 6:00 PM – “Come see what we’ve been up to”
5:00 PM – MMMC is to report to the band room, wearing band shirts, any shorts and tennis shoes. Color Guard will report to their advisors.
Students will go into sectionals with their leaders and line up to depart to the field at 5:50.
Parents are encouraged to bring their own chairs for the lawn if desired and small umbrellas to sit in the stands and watch. MHS Boosters will be munchies and soft drinks for a nominal cost.
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM – Parent performance
Friday – Away FB at Long Beach Wilson HS
We are taking two school buses. All band students are expected to go to every game. Once school begins, attending events are graded performances.
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM – Pep Tune Rehearsal and load the trailer.
5:00 PM – Arrive at Mayfair HS, wearing band shirt, shorts and tennis shoes. Color Guard are not required to attend away games. They may travel with the band if there is room on the bus. A sign up sheet will be posted on the office door in the band room.
5:30 PM – Depart for Wilson HS – 4400 East Tenth Street, Long Beach, 90804
Please make sure to eat some dinner before you get on the bus. We will have water and band bars, but you can also bring your own water jug too. For away games, you can bring money to buy food at halftime. The game is free for all performers, but all adults (chaperoning or not) BE PREPARED TO PAY $7.00 AT THE GATE. Sometimes they let the few parents who go with us in the game for free, but sometimes, they do not. Please be prepared just in case.
9:15 PM – Get back on the bus
10:00 PM – Arrive at MHS – Please make sure your parents pick you up from school!
7th Period begins on Wednesday August 30th from 2:45 to 5:00 PM. 7th period meets every Monday and Wednesday through the entire marching season.
1 – Home Football vs. California at Ron Yary Stadium
3 – Possible Disney 1/2 Marathon Performance TBA (To Be Announced)
8 – Home Football vs. Lakewood at Ron Yary Stadium
14 – Thursday Night – Away football at Santa Margarita – We take buses
16 – Morning Practice at MHS 8 AM to Noon
22 – Away Football at La Mirada – We take buses
23 – Duarte “Route 66 Parade” – Morning
30 – Gahr Field Show Tournament
Thank you for your continued support…