Band performs in the “Showdown” portion of the “Valleyfest” field competition at the Valley High School stadium in West Des Moines, IA.  The competition takes place in the evening and the trip will be an overnight in West Des Moines. 

2:30 p.m. – Depart Vermillion
6:30 p.m. – Arrive at Valley High School Stadium grounds
– Eat pizza (provided)
7:00 p.m. – change into uniforms
   – unload/assemble equipment
7:45 p.m. – begin warm-ups/stretching/basics/section time
9:45 p.m. – Depart warm-up site and transport to Valley Stadium
10:00 p.m. – Arrive at entrance gate
10:30 p.m. – LHS MARCHING BAND PERFORMS IN VALLEYFEST COMPETITION!!!
11:00 p.m. – Awards presentation
11:30 p.m. – March back to buses & pack up/load
12:00 p.m. – Depart for Sheraton hotel
12:30 a.m. – Band arrives at hotel
  PLEASE REMEMBER:
– Be respectful of other guests and chaperones
– Close doors quietly and speak softly
1:30 a.m. – Lights out

SUNDAY
8 to 10 a.m. – Rise and Shine – SET ALARMS!!!
8 to 10 a.m. – Breakfast in hotel Atrium 
10:30 a.m. – Load buses and head to Jordan Creek Mall for lunch and shopping  (lunch on your own)
2:00 p.m. – load buses (please be on time – keep track of time & don’t make everyone wait for you!!!)
2:15 p.m. – Depart for Sioux Falls
8:00 p.m. – Arrive at LHS

Full Performance Schedule:  http://valleybands.org/pdf/schedule2010.pdf