Alumni Band Performance Reunion
Sept. 27, 7 p.m.
To honor the Homewood High School Patriot Band for its invitation to perform in the annual Rose Bowl Parade, former band members are inviting all instrumentalists, Star Spangled Girls, majorettes and Patriot Color Guard members who graduated between 1972-2013 to participate in the Alumni Pre-game Show at Waldrop Stadium at 7 p.m. on Sept. 27. In addition to recognizing current band members, the show will honor Annie Laura Burton, who refurbished the band’s uniforms for 42 years. Registration for alumni band members is $25 and includes a T-shirt, parking at the field and a tailgate meal before the show. Organizer Chris Morrow will find instruments for those who need them; email Morrow at firstname.lastname@example.org. To register, visit hhspatriotbandreunion.eventbrite.com. The deadline to register is Sept. 11. Participating alumni will rehearse at the school on Sept. 27 at 3:30 p.m. Alumni will gather at the West Homewood Park pavilion for a picnic Sept. 28 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Those attending should bring sack lunches. Beverages will be sold at the picnic with proceeds benefiting the band’s uniform fund.