* here is what we know so far *
8AM luggage check & load our YELLOW LIMOS
9AM Leave PK
11-4PM Rehearse at new site WOODLAWN Park- St. Pete Lunch Provided on site (subs from Publix)
5PM Check into Hotel- get ready for dinner
6:30PM Dinner at TBA (dinner will be provided)
Return to hotel for room check & lights out
Cleawater High School
540 S Hercules Ave,
Clearwater, FL 33764
8:00 AM- wake up call/ Breakfast in hotel cafe
10:00 AM- inspection in parking lot/lobby w/visual block warm-up
11:30 AM- leave hotel
11:50 AM arrive at Clearwater HS
1:25 PM- Warm-up
2:17 PM- Performance
4:01- Semi-Finals awards
Students need to bring $ for lunch & Dinner at concessions
Burg will have 20 parent admission armbands for this show. This will cover chaperones and probably some other parents just wanting to watch the event. First come first serve.
If we make it to Finals...
1 Tropicana Drive
St. Petersburg 33705
4:05 Celebrate :-)
4:10 refocus for our finals show
eat dinner @ Moes 2683 Roosevelt Blvd
arrive at Tropicana Dome
some time between 7:16-8:12 Warm-up
some time between 7:58-8:54 Performance (this will depend on scores at prelims)
Concessions for dinner after performance
11PM FINAL Awards
If we don't make finals...
4:30- back to hotel to get cleaned up
5:30- dinner then Dome
return to hotel 11:30PM
We will be attending finals at the Tropicana dome in the evening. Hopefully we will be performing, but if not we will be sitting in the audience. Student tickets will be covered by the band if we do not make finals. There will be 2 parent tickets provided and we will take only 2 parent chaperones (unless more want to come and pay their own way $20/per person)
7:30AM wake up call Breakfast at hotel
9AM Depart for Busch Gardens
10AM Busch Gardens
Student tickets will be provided, but students will need $ for food.
5PM Leave Busch Gardens
8PM return to PK
Hotel information- All parents must reserve their own room. They will guarantee a rate of $69/night for the first 25 parent rooms. Please note that these rooms are all King beds only. There are no double beds available at this hotel. Sorry for inconvenience, it's the best we could come up with. There are other hotels in the area if you absolutely must have a double room.
2260 54th Ave. N. I-275 exit 26
Saint Petersburg, FL, US, 33714
Jamie Burg, Director of Bands
1080 SW 11th St.
Gainesville FL, 32601