This Week's Game: WVU @ Marshall

WVU vs Marshall Game-Day Schedule - The WVU Marching Band will be traveling to Huntington, WV to help cheer on the Mountaineers to a victory over the The Thundering Herd on Saturday, September 8 in the annual ???Friends of Coal Bowl."

Final Trip Itinerary
3:00 a.m.
  • Load Buses at Coliseum Practice Field
  • Pick-up Breakfast provided by Kappa Kappa Psi
  • Help students in residence halls to get to the Coliseum
  • Park cars on the practice field
  • 4:00 a.m. Depart Morgantown for Huntington
    8:00 a.m.
  • Arrive in Huntington (Old Veterans Memorial Fieldhouse)
  • Be in full uniform upon arrival (gloves, white band cap, NO helmet)
  • Buses will unload on 26th Street, then move - WATCH TRAFFIC!!
  • Perform inside arena for WVU Alumni Event (approx. 8:30 a.m.)
  • Bring flip folder with ALL MUSIC!
  • 8:45 a.m.
  • Load buses (again - WATCH TRAFFIC!)
  • If you can keep your instrument on bus with you, will make next stop quicker and easier...
  • 9:00 a.m. Depart for stadium area.
    9:30 a.m.
  • Arrive at parking area near stadium (on 20th Street - right past the stadium)
  • Be in FULL uniform when arrive
  • Quickly get instrument and belongings together for game
  • WATCH TRAFFIC - will be parking along a busy street
  • 9:45 a.m.
  • March to Stadium
  • Again, WATCH TRAFFIC - our buses are parked across a major access road to stadium.
  • 10:00 a.m.
  • Move into Seats
  • We are in Section 103 - first 16 rows
  • Space WILL BE TIGHT. Please work together to fit.
  • FOOD & DRINKS will be delivered/handed out to you when seated
  • 10:30 a.m. Play some pre-game tunes in stands
    10:45 a.m. Marshall Band pregame show - show your support!
    11:02 a.m. Kick-off - WVU vs. Marshall
    HALFTIME Perform "Malaga," 2nd half of "Simple Gifts," "Country Roads, " & T-bone Trio of "Hail West."
    *Bottled water will be delivered to our seats for you to drink after halftime.
    POST-GAME
  • March out of stadium and back to buses (WATCH TRAFFIC!!)
  • DINNER - FOOD will be delivered to buses.
  • 4:00 p.m. (approx.)
    Depart for Home (traffic delays?)
    8:30 p.m. (approx.)
    Return to Coliseum Practice Field
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