TCGC State Championships Itinerary - April 2nd, 2016

4:00:00 AM Band Hall opens

4:15:00 AM Inspection / Load truck

4:30:00 AM Depart KHS for Bryan-College Station, Texas

6:30:00 AM Arrive Bryan-College Station and eat breakfast (bring your own money)

7:30:00 AM Practice begins

9:30:00 AM Practice ends, load truck, get in full costume, show hair and make-up

10:30:00 AM Depart for Reed Arena

11:00:00 AM Unload and Check-In, Varsity Guard in full costume and warm-up jackets

12:38:00 PM Official performance time

1:00:00 PM Load truck, get in warm-up pants and show shirt

1:30:00 AM Eat lunch provided by Booster Club at Reed Arena

2:30:00 PM Get in full costume again and prepare for a full unit retreat with JV Guard

3:14:00 PM Awards

5:30:00 PM Eat boxed dinner provided by Booster Club at Reed Arena

6:30:00 PM Get in full costume, touch up make-up, touch up hair

7:15:00 PM Check-in 

Kempner’s performance for finals will be determined by the unit’s placement in prelims. Only 15 units out of the 46 units competing in the prelims will perform at finals. The Performers and spectators should be prepared for a finals performance any time between 8:17 PM and 9:13 PM.

10:47:00 PM Finals award ceremony

11:30:00 PM Change into travel clothes, load buses, and depart for KHS

1:30:00 AM Sunday, April 3, arrive KHS, unload, and go home

In the event that Kempner does not make it to finals, we will depart Reed Arena immediately following the performance of Cypress Independent. We will then eat dinner at an IHOP and head home after 10:00 PM. If that is the case, we will arrive home by midnight. We will then unload and go home.

Breakfast Location: McDonald’s, 2200 Briarcrest Drive, Bryan, Texas 77802

Rehearsal Location: Bryan High School, 3450 Campus Drive, Bryan, Texas 77802

Contest Location: Texas A&M Reed Arena, 730 Olsen Boulevard, College Station, Texas 77843

Tickets: $15.00, CASH ONLY or purchase online at

Spectator Parking: Parking is free after 11:00 AM. Spectators will need a parking pass that will need to be displayed on the parked vehicle.

"A standard above excellence, a goal beyond victory."

I.H. Kempner High School Band Program 14777 Voss Rd, Sugar Land, TX 77498