2018 Blue Ridge Mountain Marching Festival

Blue Ridge Mountain Marching Festival

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Fannin County High School

360 Rebel Circle

Blue Ridge, GA 30513

It’s time for our first competition! We are very excited to perform “Running Out of Heroes” at Fannin County High School and are looking forward to feedback from the fans and judges.

Listed below is the schedule for the day. This is a tentative schedule and may change based on factors that occur before or during the competition.

10:30 AM      MIB Arrives, Assembles Props

11:15 AM       Begin Rehearsal (Please Eat a Good Breakfast before you come)

2:15 PM         End Rehearsal. MIB and Students Load Truck. MIB disassemble Props and Load into White Trailer

3:00 PM        Dinner.

This is early, so students should bring snacks for the trip. We will not have time to visit the concession stand at the competition.

3:30 PM        MIB and Trailers Departs                

3:45 PM        Get Dressed in Uniforms (Jackets Folded. Shakos in Hat Box)

4:15 PM         Depart for Fannin County High School

5:15 PM MIB Arrives (Approximate)

6:00 PM Band Arrives

7:00 PM        At Truck Getting Equipment 

7:30 PM        Moving to Warm-Up

7:50 PM        Warm-Up

9:00 PM       PERFORM

9:15 PM         Performance Clinic with Judge

If Time, Return to Truck, Load.

9:50 PM          AWARDS

10:45 PM       Load Buses (and Trucks if Necessary)

12:30 AM       Return to Sprayberry, unload equipment (unless leaving on truck for exhibition), change out of uniforms, clean band room, dismissal

As of right now, we do not know costs for spectators. We are working to find this information and will distribute as soon as we have it!

Download this letter from the directors.