2018-2019 Calendar of Events

BOLD = Weekend Events
Italics = Events for only select students

September 8, 5:45 am-3:00 pm NU Band Day
September 11, 6:00: Back to School Ice Cream Social (Parents and Guardians encouraged to attend), 7:00 BOP (Band and Orchestra Parents) Meeting
September 18, 6:00 pm: Beginning Band and Orchestra Parent Night
September 22, 12:00 (10:15 call time) Lane vs. Lincoln Park @ Lane Tech Stadium

Week of Oct. 1: two off-site marching band rehearsals, TBD potentially day-time or afternoon/evening (as result of Oz Park closing)
October 2, evening: ILMEA District 1 Auditions, Carl Sandburg HS
October 4, 4:30 Lincoln Park Homecoming Parade (tentative)
October 5, 7:15 (5:30 call time) Lincoln Park vs. Westinghouse @ Lane Tech Stadium (Homecoming)
***October 12, 7:15 (5:30 call time) Lincoln Park vs. Al Raby @ Lane Tech Stadium
October 16, 4:30-5:30 Music Major Meet and Greet
October 16, 6:00-8:00 College Music Night
***October 20, 12:00 (10:15 call time) Lincoln Park vs. Morgan Park @Lane Tech Stadium (Senior Night)
October 21, 12:00-3:00 (tentative times) Lincoln Park Open House
October 27, 10:00-12:30 BOP Open House/Century Fundraising Pick-Up

November 2-4: UIC Honors Band
November 10, 8:00-4:00: ILMEA District 1 Jazz Festival (only students who are selected)
November 17, 8:00-4:00: ILMEA District 1 Band/Orchestra Festival (only students who are selected)

December 6, 7:00: Orchestra Concert
December 10, 7:00 Intermediate/Beginning Bands Concert
December 11, 7:00 Jazz, Sym I, and Wind Symphony Band Concert
December 20, All Day: Midwest Clinic @McCormick Place (only select students)

January-March: Pep Band Performance at select Basketball Games (evening)
January 23-26: All-State Band, Peoria, IL (only select students)

February 8-9: Symphonic Band Camp (4-6:30 Friday, 9-4 on Saturday)
February 22(tentative): UIC Jazz Band Festival (all day field trip)

March 1: Northern Illinois University Concert Band Festival, DeKalb, IL (time TBD)
March 2: IHSA Solo and Ensemble Festival, Reavis HS (time TBD)
March/April: CPS Solo and Ensemble Festival
March 13/14/15 UIC Concert Band Festival (day time field trip)
March 19: MIOSM Assembly
March 30 (tentative, pending on district), (time TBD), Schurz HS: CPS Band and Orchestra Festival

April 1, 7:00: Orchestra Concert
April 2, 7:00: Sym II, Sym I, Wind Symphony Band Concert
April 5, (time TBD): IHSA Orchestra Festival at Whitney Young HS
April 6, (time TBD): IHSA Concert Band Festival at Whitney Young HS

May 4, (time TBD), Kenwood HS: CPS Jazz Festival
May 25, 9-3: Memorial Day Parade
May 28, 6:30: Pops Concert (Jazz, Sym I, Wind Symphony)
May 29, 7:00: Beginner/Intermediate Concert

June 3, 6:00: Band and Orchestra Banquet