We are excited about the upcoming LTHS Marching Ensembles. The Competitive LTHS Marching Porters will rehearse Tuesday through Friday from 4:00-6:30PM on the band practice field.  Guard will follow the same practice schedule.  The complete schedule for both ensembles will be listed below when it is available.

  • Mandatory Camp Dates
    • June 12th – 16th, 1-5PM
    • July 10th – 10th, 1-5PM
    • July 31st– August 5th, 1-9PM
    • August 7th – 11th, 4-9PM
    • August 26th, 9-5PM
    • September 2nd, 8-9PM Practice-A-Thon Fundraiser
    • September 30th, 9-5PM
    • (Pre-Competition Rehearsal as travel allows)
  • Mandatory Competitions (All Day)
    • September 9th – Lake Park Joust
    • September 15th – 17th – BOA Canton Regional, Ohio
    • October 7th – Lincoln-Way Invitational
    • October 14th– Illinois State University Marching Band Championships
    • October 21st– BOA Indianapolis Regional, Indiana
  • Mandatory Football Games
    • August 25th – Downers Grove North
    • September 8th– Thornton
    • September 22nd– Victor J. Andrew (Homecoming)
    • October 13th– Wheaton Warrenville South
    • October 20th – Bradley Bourbonnais


  • Parades (if in town)
    • June 16th – Lockport Canal Days Parade– (Time TBD)




Competition Dates will be a full day committed to the Marching Porters. Times will be added once they are available from the host schools. The day will consist of a morning / afternoon practice followed by travel and the performance before returning home. If you are a member of the Marching Porters, DO NOT schedule anything else on these dates.


September 9th, Lake Park Joust

  • Lake Park High School | West Campus 500 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. , Roselle, IL 60172-1978
  • Preliminary Results – 3rd Place Class 3A, Best Auxiliary
  • Finals Results – 1st Place Class 3A, Best GE, Overall Grand Champion

September 15th-17th, BOA Canton Regional

  • Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium, Canton, Ohio | 1815 Harrison Ave NW, Canton, OH 44708
  • Adults-$27 for Prelims and Finals, $18 each individual event
  • Preliminary Results – 2nd Place Class 4A, Division I Rating
  • Finals Results –2nd Place Overall, Division I Rating

October 7th, Lincoln-Way Invitational

  • Lincoln-Way East High School | 201 Colorado Avenue, Frankfort, Illinois, 60423
  • Adults – $10, Students – $7, Seniors – $7, Family Pack – (2 adults and up to 2 students) $30
  • Results – 5th Place Class 3A

October 14th, Illinois State University -State Marching Band Championships

  • Illinois State University Hancock Stadium | N Main St & W Locust St. Normal, IL, 61761
  • Preliminary Results – 2nd Place Class 6A, Best Music, Best Visual
  • Finals Results –Finals Cancelled Due to Weather

October 21st, BOA Indianapolis Super Regional

  • Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Preliminary Results – 11th Place Class 4A, 16th Place Overall