Marching Festival Information

Please follow this link for schedules for Vicksburg, Niles, and Lakeshore.

When East Kentwood sends me times/information I will post here.


Here are our schedules for our upcoming festivals. As soon as I get East Kentwood information, I’ll post it.

Saturday, October 8th VICKSBURG Marching Invitational

3:00pm: Call time

3:15: Run thru on field

4:00: Load trailer/Bibbers

4:30: Load bus

4:45: Leave BSHS

6:15: Arrival @ Vicksburg

Unload trailer, put on jackets/gloves/sashes/hats

Get out instruments

Pit -load instruments on cart

7:00: Warmup

7:30: Move to stadium

7:45: Performance

8:00: Watch Vicksburg from end zone

8:15: Awards

8:45 Depart Vicksburg

10:00: Arrival @ BSHS

Wednesday, October 12th MSBOA Festival @ Niles

1:07-2:38: Rehearsal during class

Load trailer immediately at the end of school day

Stay after school – Dinner provided

4:30: All athletes need to be in the band room, Dress in full uniform

4:50: Load bus

5:00: Depart BSHS

5:30: Arrive at Niles HS

6:00: Warm up

6:15: Move to stadium

6:30: Performance

Watch Buchanan, Edwardsburg, and Niles

7:30: Awards

8:00: Depart Niles

8:30: Arrival back to BSHS

Saturday, October 15th LAKESHORE Marching Invitational

4:15pm: Call time

4:30: Run through on field

5:15: Load Trailer/Full Uniform

5:45: Load Bus

5:55: Depart BSHS

6:15: Arrival Lakeshore HS

6:45: Warmup

7:15: Move to stadium

7:30: Performance

7:45: Return to bus/put away instruments

8:15: Watch Kenowa Hills, Byron Center, Portage Central, Lakeshore

9:15: Awards

9:45 Depart Lakeshore HS

10:00: Arrival @ BSHS

About Kelly Rosselit

Kelly Rosselit is the band director for the Berrien Springs Public Schools. She is in her 9th year of teaching; this is her 5th at Berrien Springs. She holds a Master's degree in Oboe Performance from Central Michigan University as well as two undergraduate degrees in music education and music performance. She has performed with the St. Joseph Municipal Band, Andrews Symphony Orchestra, Midland Symphony Orchestra, and Midland Players. She lives in Niles with her husband, Chris, who is a middle school science teacher for the PHM district in Indiana. In her spare time she enjoys kayaking, quilting, and binging entire seasons of tv shows on Netflix.

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