Marching Contest Schedule

O’Connor Parent’s Guide to Competition – Helpful information to better understand the competition season and events

“Panther” Band Fall 2017 Marching Contests

Schedules and additional information about each event will be posted as they become available. (As of May 2017)

Saturday September 30 (Hill Country Marching Contest Fredericksburg) TBA

Saturday October 7 (Drums Along the Medina SWHS Stadium) TBA

Saturday October 14 (POSSIBLE AM SHOW & Westlake Marching Festival in Austin TX) TBA

Saturday October 21 (UIL Marching Contest at Farris/NISD) TBA

Friday October 28 (Duncanville Invitational) TBA

Friday November 3 (BOA Super Regional) Alamodome

If you have any conflicting commitments on any of the above dates, please make every effort to reschedule, or bring to the attention of Mr. Sandoval, Mr. Garza, Mr. Perkins, Mr. Ramos as soon as possible!

Rehearsals on Event Days

Marching rehearsals MAY take place at O’Connor on each of the event days. Rehearsal times will be announced as event details are finalized.

Saturday Events

Band and Color Guard students should block out the majority of the Saturday contest dates for rehearsals, performances and traveling to and from the events.

Policy Review

Please be sure to review the Marching Band Policies & Procedures, especially those regarding jewelry, nail polish, food, gum, and candy. It is imperative that all students abide by these rules during contests.

Also, make sure you have black socks and that your marching shoes are clean and polished for each marching event.

Spectators Invited

Parents, families and friends are invited and encouraged to attend the marching contests to support and cheer for the O’Connor “Panther” Band. Some events charge a nominal admission fee.

The SAT day this year falls on October 7 (NO CONFLICT SINCE WE MARCH IN THE AFTERNOON AT DRUMS ALONG THE MEDINA) 

Fredericksburg High School – 1121 S Milam St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624 – Map Link Here

Gustafson Stadium – 7001 Culebra Rd • San Antonio, Tx  78238  – Map Link Here

Farris Stadium – 8400 N. Loop 1604, San Antonio, Texas 78249 – Map Link Here

Southwest High School Dragon Stadium – 11914 Dragon Lane, San Antonio, TX 78252 – Map Link Here

Westlake High School – 4100 Westbank Dr, Austin, TX 78746 – Map Link Here

Alamodome – 100 Montana St, San Antonio, TX 78203 – Map Link Here

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