Band - Marching Band

  • Club Description:  The Marching Porters have a long tradition of excellence and is a source of pride to Lockport area communities. The band has appeared in many parades, both local and statewide, including the State Street Thanksgiving Day Parade, Disney Parades in both Florida and California, and the Von Stuben Day Parade featured in the hit film "Ferris Bueller's Day Off". The Marching Porter Band is a volunteer extra-curricular component of the Lockport Band program. Membership in the Porter Marching Band consists of auditioned members from the six curricular concert bands and various auditioned individuals in the guard. The Marching Porters performs annually at all home football games, numerous parades, and five to six field competitions. Every member who auditions (alternates and full members) will perform at every home football games and parade. Members selected as alternates will perform in every other field competition. Auditions are held annually in March and will include instructional audition days for any first year members.
    Sponsors/Contact Information: Mr. Brian Covey, Phone: (815)588-8494 and Phone: Mr Andrew Beckwith (815)588-8495

    Meeting Location: Stadium, Band Field, Band Room or in Auditorium depending on scheduling and weather.
    Schedule of Events:
    September 10th  Lake Park Lancer Joust
    September 24th  Naperville Central Marching Classic
    October 8th        Lincoln-Way Invitational
    October 22nd     State of Illinois Marching Band Championships
    November 5th    Bands of America Indianapolis Super Regionals
    November 10th-12th  Bands of America Grand National Championships 

    Football Games:
    September 2nd  Home Game  LTHS vs South Elgin 
    September 16th   Home Game    LTHS  vs Homewood-Flossmoor
    September 30th Home Game  LTHS vs Bolingbrook
    October 7th       Home Game   LTHS vs Lincoln-Way West