Summer Parade Information

The parade uniform for Canal Days and Homer Fest is the black dri-fit t-shirt with the gold LP, khaki shorts, and tennis shoes. 

CANAL DAYS PARADE - Friday, June 15
1:00-4:00 PM - Regular MB Camp at East Campus
4:00-4:45 PM - Dinner Break (students must remain on campus)
5:00 PM - Load Busses
6:00 PM - Parade Begins (We are #15)
6:45 PM - Parade Concludes
7:00 PM - Busses back at East Campus

HOMER FEST PARADE - Saturday, June 23
9:00 AM - Call time at East Campus
9:30 AM - Depart for Parade
11:00 AM - Parade Begins (Should be at the front)
11:45 AM - Load Busses
12:00 PM - Busses back at East Campu



We are excited about the upcoming LTHS Marching Ensembles. The Competitive LTHS Marching Porters will rehearse during the week after school on both the stadium field and the band practice field.  Guard members in the Marching Ensemble will follow the same practice schedule.  The complete daily schedule for the ensemble is listed here and will be posted on the Google Calendar.

Mandatory Camp Dates

  • June 11th – 15th, 1-5PM
  • July 9th – 13th, 1-5PM
  • July 30th  – August 3rd, 1-9PM
  • August 6th – 10th, 1-9PM
  • August 18th, 9-5PM
  • August 25th, 8AM-9PM Practice-A-Thon
  • September 15th, 9-5PM
  • October 5th, 11-4PM
  • October 8th, 9-5PM
  • November 3rd, 9-5PM
  • (Pre-Competition Rehearsal as travel allows)

Mandatory Competitions (All Day)

  • September 8th – Lake Park Lancer Joust
  • September 22nd – Naperville Central Marching Classic
  • October 6th – TBD
  • October 13th – Lincoln-Way Invitational
  • October  20th  – Illinois State University Marching Band Championships & BOA Indianapolis Regional, Indiana
  • November 8th -10th – BOA Grand National Championships

Mandatory Football Games

  • September 14th  - Lincoln-Way Central
  • September 28th  - Bolingbrook (Homecoming)
  • October 5th  – Lincoln-Way East

Parades (if in town)

  • June 15th - Lockport Canal Days Parade  - (Time TBD)
  • June 23rd – Homer 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 – 
  • Finals Results – 

September 22nd, Naperville Central Marching Classic

  • Benedictine University | Benedictine Dr, Lisle, IL 60532
  • Preliminary Results – 

October 6th, TBD

October 13th, Lincoln-Way Invitational

  • Lincoln-Way West High School | 21701 S. Gougar Road, New Lenox, IL 60451
  • Preliminary Results – 

October 20th, Illinois State University -State Marching Band Championships

  • Illinois State University Hancock Stadium | N Main St & W Locust St. Normal, IL, 61761
  • Preliminary Results – 
  • Finals Results –

October 20th, BOA Indianapolis Super Regional

  • Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Preliminary Results – 
  • Finals Results –

November 8th - 10th, BOA Grand Nationals

  • Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Preliminary Results – 
  • Finals Results –