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Louisville Trip Performances

The WVU Marching Band will be traveling to the Louisville, KY to help cheer on the Mountaineers as they battle the University of Louisville Cardinals. The band will be leaving Morgantown on Thursday, November 2nd for the 7:30 p.m. kick-off.

On Friday, November 3rd the band will be in Parkersburg, WV for an evening performance at the Parkersburg South High School football game.

The trip concludes on Saturday, November 4th with an exhibition at Laidley Field in Charleston, WV for the Tournament of Bands Chapter 8 Championships before returning to Morgantown.

Although you may not have tickets to the game we would love to see you at one of the other performances. As always, the "Pride" looks forward to seeing you there.

Note: This is a Tentative Itinerary that has been abbreviated for the website. Members will receive a copy of the full itinerary for the trip.

Thursday, November 2, 2006

6:15 am - Begin loading buses at Coliseum??Park cars on practice field (in neat rows!)
- Get ???Bag Breakfast??? at GOLD GATE when you arrive.
- Get $25 per diem if you did not get it Tuesday or Wednesday after practice.
7:00 am

- Leave Morgantown
- We will stop for lunch (provided) at Hurricane High School at 10:30 a.m.
- We will watch the Hurricane H.S. Band Perform as we eat lunch
- Bring snacks for bus after lunch - it will be a while until you get to eat dinner!

3:00 pm - Arrive in Louisville & Check-in to Hotel (Holiday Inn Airport South)
5:00 pm
- Depart for Stadium
- Perform at Alumni function
- Eat dinner at stadium (use per diem)?????? ?????? ?????? ??????
- Play in stands during game
7:30 pm
- WVU vs. Louisville - ESPN nationally televised game

Friday, November 3, 2006

8:45 am
- Depart Hotel for Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby Museum
9:00 am

- Arrive at Churchill Downs

11:00 am - Depart Museum for Parkersburg
1:00 pm
- Lunch stop
6:00 pm - Arrive in Parkersburg
- Eat dinner (provided) at Blennerhasset Elementary/Jr. High School
8:15pm - Depart for Erickson All-Sports Facility (Parkersburg South HS plays at this stadium)
9:30 pm
- Perform our show at post-game of Parkersburg South vs. Nitro game
- Pregame thru C. Roads, Children of Sanchez, Family Guy, Holiday & AHWD
10:30 pm
- Meet Host Families and go home with them for the night.

Saturday, November 4, 2006

9:00 am

- Meet back at Erickson All-Sports Facility (where game was played) to load buses

9:30 am - Depart for Charleston
11:30 am

- Arrive in Charleston at Capitol Complex

12:00 pm - Eat Lunch (provided - Wendy???s Restaurant)
1:00 pm - Dress for Capitol picture opportunity
5:00 pm
- Perform in exhibition at Tournament of Bands Chapter 8 Championships
- Pregame thru C. Roads, Children of Sanchez, Family Guy, Holiday & AHWD
6:00 pm
- Load buses and Depart for Morgantown
9:00 pm - Arrive back home in Morgantown and unload buses



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