All Color Guard, Percussion battery and 10th-12th grade band members will participate in Rancho Bernardo’s Fourth of July Parade on July 4th. There will be one rehearsal on Wednesday July 3rd 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM at the band room. Call time at Rancho Bernardo on the 4th of July is 2:45 PM. The parade starts at 3:30. We should be finished with the parade route no later than 4:45 PM.
The expectation is that if you are going to be in the music and guard program next year, and you are in town, you are expected to participate in the parade. You must attend the rehearsal AND the parade.
*If you are not going to be in town on the forth, you will need to turn in a parent note before the last day of school. Please do not send an email as
Mr. Mac will need a parent signature on the note.
Summer Parade uniform is
Red Mt. Carmel Music department polo shirt.
All Black shorts with no logo or striping.
White and CLEAN tennis or cross trainer type shoes.
Brent Dunlap will advise you on the attire.
Directions from Mt. Carmel:
Take Highway 15 north
Exit Bernardo Center Drive
Turn right onto Bernardo Center Dr.
Turn right on Lomica Dr. (students can be dropped off at this corner)
Go to the shopping center parking lot on the corner of Lomica and Acena and look for MC in front of the Post Office.