Itinerary: State & Mid-Iowa

Our final weekend of marching band is quite a busy one! First, we perform at the Iowa High School Music Association’s State Marching Band Festival at Waukee High School. Second, we perform the Star Spangled Banner as part of the All City Band (all 6-12th Grade Band students in Ankeny) to kick off our own Mid-Iowa Band Championships. Finally, we perform in exhibition to cap off the evening!

7:45am- Chaperones Meeting
8:00am- Load Busses
8:15am- Busses Leave NV
8:45am- Arrive at Waukee
– Unload/Change
9:45am- Warm-Up
10:50am- Move to Gate
11:05am- Performance
11:20am- Pictures
11:40am- Change and Load
12:45pm- Busses Leave Waukee
1:15pm- Busses arrive at NV
– Unload/Assemble Percussion in Band Room-
– Uniforms stay on trailer

4:00pm- Trailer Open to get Uniforms
4:30pm- All-City Practice in Stadium
5:00pm- All-City Band Performs for Opening Ceremonies
5:15pm- Change out of Uniform
– Equipment stored in Band Room
– Hats and uniforms stored on trailer

7:30pm- Trailer Open to get Hats and Uniforms
8:10pm- Meet at North Gate to watch Ankeny Perform
– In Uniform, With Instruments
– We will sit as a group in the stands

8:35pm- Warm Up
9:40pm- Gate
9:50pm- Performance
10:05pm- William Penn Performs
10:30pm- Awards
11:00pm- Change and Put Away Equipment

State Contest Schedule
Waukee High School Stadium

School Class Performance
Des Moines Christian 2A 8:00am
Earlham 2A 8:15am
Judges Conference 8:30am
North Polk 2A 8:35am
Adel DeSoto Minburn 3A 8:50am
Bondurant Farrar 3A 9:05am
Judges Conference 9:20am
Carlisle 3A 9:25am
Clark, Osceola 3A 9:40am
Dallas Center-Grimes 3A 9:55am
Judges Break 10:10am
Saydel 3A 10:20am
Winterset 3A 10:35am
Ankeny 4A 10:50am
Ankeny Centennial 4A 11:05am
Judges Conference 11:20am
Urbandale 4A 11:25am
DM Roosevelt 4A 11:40am
Lunch Break 11:55am
DM East 4A 12:45pm
Valley, WDM 4A 1:00pm
Newton 4A 1:15pm
DM Lincoln 4A 1:30pm
Indianola 4A 1:45pm
Judges Break 2:00pm
Johnston 4A 2:10pm
Dowling Catholic 4A 2:25pm
Norwalk 4A 2:40pm
Waukee 4A 2:55pm

Mid-Iowa Band Championships
Ankeny Stadium

Class Band Gate Performance
Opening Ceremonies 4:50pm 5:00pm
2A Prairie City Monroe 5:10pm 5:20pm
2A West Marshall 5:25pm 5:35pm
2A North Polk 5:40pm 5:50pm
2A Eddyville Blakesburg Fremont 5:55pm 6:05pm
3A Perry 6:10pm 6:20pm
3A Bondurant-Farrar 6:25pm 6:35pm
BREAK 6:50pm
3A Oskaloosa 6:55pm 7:05pm
3A Saydel 7:10pm 7:20pm
3A Winterset 7:25pm 7:35pm
3A Pella 7:40pm 7:50pm
BREAK 8:05pm
EX Ankeny High School 8:10pm 8:20pm
4A Brandon Valley, SD 8:25pm 8:35pm
4A Dowling Catholic 8:40pm 8:50pm
4A Waterloo West 8:55pm 9:05pm
4A Sioux Falls Washington, SD 9:10pm 9:20pm
4A Valley, West Des Moines 9:25pm 9:35pm
EX Ankeny Centennial High School 9:40pm 9:50pm
EX William Penn University 9:55pm 10:05pm
AWARDS 10:30pm
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