Thursday, July 20, 2017

Show Day; Belton, TX

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Robinson High School, 700 W Tate St, Robinson, TX 76706
Show Site is: Crusader Stadium at The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, 900 College St, Belton, TX 76513
Next housing is: Gonzales High School, 1801 E Sarah DeWitt Dr, Gonzales, TX 78269

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Please take a look at your calendar and see when you can help feed the Corps.  We are critically short starting Sunday, July 23 in San Antonio through August 8.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 15 - July 22 is:
    General Delivery
    Hold for Colts Drum and Bugle Corps
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    920 N St Joseph  St
    Suite 105
    Gonzales, TX 78629
Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate
5:00 AM - Arrive
8:00 AM - Wake/Meal 1
9:00 AM - Stretch
9:30 AM - Visual, brass in stadium, guard on field 2, battery on field 3
10:45 AM - Transition/water
11:00 AM - Sectional warm up, percussion ensemble in stadium, guard on field 2, brass on field 3
11:45 AM - Meal 2
12:30 PM - Full ensemble in stadium
2:00 PM - EPL
3:50 PM - BIS
4:00 PM - Depart for show
5:00 PM - Arrive
6:58 PM - Gate
7:18 PM - Perform
8:00 PM - Meal 4
8:35 PM - Props
9:34 PM - Last corps
9:35 PM - BIS
9:45 PM - Depart-Walmart stop en route, staff bus stay behind for critique
1:15 AM - Arrive in Gonzales, TX

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Baked Oatmeal & Fruit
Bacon
Yogurt

Meal 2
Oven Fajitas
Mexican Coleslaw
Re-fried Beans

Meal 3
Pizza Quesadillas or Hot Italian Sammie
Oranges

Meal 4
Bacon Cheeseburger
Loaded Fries
Cinnamon Roll

DCI's Best Volunteers
Sarah Beidenbach
Hal Sommer
Bob Broghammer
Peter Hansen
Jennifer White
Cathi Roberts
Mark Sampson

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Rehearsal Day; Oklahoma City, OK

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Del City High School, 1900 S Sunnylane Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73115
Next housing is: Robinson High School, 700 W Tate St, Robinson, TX 76706

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Please take a look at your calendar and see when you can help feed the Corps.  We are critically short starting Sunday, July 23 in San Antonio through August 8.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 15 - July 22 is:
    General Delivery
    Hold for Colts Drum and Bugle Corps
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    920 N St Joseph  St
    Suite 105
    Gonzales, TX 78629

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

9:00 AM - Wake/Meal 1
10:00 AM - Stretch
10:30 AM - Visual, part 1-brass & battery in the stadium, guard on field 2
12:00 AM - Inside break
12:30 PM - Visual, part 2-full ensemble in stadium
1:30 PM - Meal 2
2:30 PM - Sectionals, part 1-brass in stadium, guard on field 2, percussion in subs
4:00 PM - Inside break
4:30 PM - Sectionals, part 2-percussion in stadium, guard on field 2, brass in subs
5:30 PM - Meal 3
6:30 PM - Ensemble in stadium
9:00 PM - EPL
10:50 PM - BIS
11:00 PM - Depart
4:00 AM - Arrive in Robinson, TX

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Chicken & French Toast Sammie
Oranges

Meal 2
Lasagna
Lettuce Salad
Garlic Bread

Meal 3
Lasagna
Lettuce Salad
Garlic Bread

Meal 4
Hot Dog Bar
Apple or Peach Crisp

DCI's Best Volunteers
Sarah Beidenbach
Hal Sommer
Bob Broghammer
Cathi Roberts
Mark Sampson

Happy Birthday to
Justin Nowack🎈🎈

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Rehearsal Day; Olathe, KS

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Olathe Northwest High School, 21300 College Blvd, Olathe, KS, 66061
Next housing is: Del City High School, 1900 S Sunnylane Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73115

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Please take a look at your calendar and see when you can help feed the Corps.  We are critically short starting Sunday, July 23 in San Antonio through August 8.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 15 - July 22 is:
    General Delivery
    Hold for Colts Drum and Bugle Corps
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    920 N St Joseph  St
    Suite 105
    Gonzales, TX 78629

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

8:30 AM - Wake/Meal 1
9:30 AM - Stretch
10:00 AM - Sectionals-brass in the stadium, percussion on field 1, guard on field 2
1:00 PM - Meal 2
2:00 PM - Visual-guard in stadium, percussion on field 1, brass on field 2
3:30 PM - Transition/water
3:45 PM - Brass in gym for dance class
5:45 PM - Meal 3
6:45 PM - Rewarm
7:00 PM - Full ensemble
9:00 PM - EPL
10:50 PM - BIS
11:00 PM - Depart
5:00 AM - Arrive in Del City, OK

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Shipwrecks
Fruit

Meal 2
Crunchy Chicken Wraps
Corn & Black Bean Salad

Meal 3
Sausage & Penne Dish (Grown-up Mac & Cheese)
Cornbread
Fruit

Meal 4
Chappy's
Fresh Vegies & Dip
Brownies

DCI's Best Volunteers
Sarah Beidenbach
Hal Sommer
Bob Broghammer
Teresa Smith
Pam, Barry & Nathan Crum
Kristin Frazier
Paula Mankovich
Cathi Roberts
Mark Sampson

Monday, July 17, 2017

Show Day; Olathe, KS

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Olathe Northwest High School, 21300 College Blvd, Olathe, KS, 66061
Show site is: Same as current housing
Next housing is: Same

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Please take a look at your calendar and see when you can help feed the Corps.  We are critically short starting Sunday, July 23 in San Antonio through August 8.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 15 - July 22 is:
    General Delivery
    Hold for Colts Drum and Bugle Corps
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    920 N St Joseph  St
    Suite 105
    Gonzales, TX 78629

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

8:30 AM - Wake/Meal 1
9:30 AM - Stretch
10:00 AM - Visual-guard and brass in stadium, percussion on field 1
12:00 PM - Meal 2
1:00 PM - Sectionals-brass in stadium, percussion on field 1, guard on field 2 and 3
3:45 PM - Water/restroom/transition to ensemble
4:00 PM - Ensemble in stadium
5:45 PM - Meal 3, shower, prep for show
7:20 PM - Warm up/set up process
9:20 PM - Gate
9:35 PM - Perform
9:55 PM - Encore
10:30 PM - Meal 4
12:00 AM - Lights out

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Cheesy Scrambled Eggs
Sausage
Left over spuds
Fruit

Meal 2
Chicken Patty Sammie
Italian Pasta Salad
Fruit

Meal 3
Pork Chops
Corn
Lemon Broccoli
Cornbread
Watermelon

Meal 4
Beef Lo Mein
Brownie

DCI's Best Volunteers
Jenn Broghammer
Pam Kalkhoff
Hal Sommer
Sarah Beidenbach
Bob Broghammer
Teresa Smith
Pam, Barry & Nathan Crum
Kristin Frazier
Cathi Roberts
Mark Sampson

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Rehearsal Day; Olathe, KS

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Olathe Northwest High School, 21300 College Blvd, Olathe, KS, 66061
Next housing is: Same

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Please take a look at your calendar and see when you can help feed the Corps.  We are critically short starting Sunday, July 23 in San Antonio through August 8.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 15 - July 22 is:
    General Delivery
    Hold for Colts Drum and Bugle Corps
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    920 N St Joseph  St
    Suite 105
    Gonzales, TX 78629

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

6:30 AM - Arrive
9:30 AM - Wake/Meal 1
10:30 AM - Stretch-pit in the stadium with brass, battery & guard on field 1
11:00 AM - Visual-pit in the stadium with brass, battery & guard on field 1
2:30 PM - Meal 2
3:30 PM - Sectionals-percussion in stadium, brass on field 1, guard on field 2
6:30 PM - Meal 3
7:30 PM - Full ensemble in stadium
9:30 PM - Announcements/warm down
10:15 PM - Meal 4
12:00 AM - Lights out

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Egg McMuffin or Cheesy Ham Muffin
Fruit

Meal 2
Sweet & Sour Chicken
Caribbean Coleslaw
Egg Roll
Fruit

Meal 3
Lasagna
Salad
Bread Stick

Meal 4
Baked Potato Bar
Must Goes
Cinnamon Rolls

DCI's Best Volunteers
Jenn Broghammer
Pam Kalkhoff
Hal Sommer
Teresa Smith
Pam, Barry & Nathan Crum
Marlin Rowland
Jim Rowland
Gonzalo Baron
Cathi Roberts
Mark Sampson

Happy Birthday to
Emily Wilkinson🎈🎈

Saturday, July 15, 2017

Show Day; DeKalb, IL

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Durand High School, 200 W South St, Durand, IL 61024 (Central Timezone)
Show site is: NIU Huskie Stadium, 1245 Stadium Drive South, DeKalb, IL 60115
Next housing is: Olathe Northwest High School, 21300 College Blvd, Olathe, KS, 66061

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Please take a look at your calendar and see when you can help the Corps.  We are critically short starting July 19 in Oklahoma City through August 8.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 15 - July 22 is:
    General Delivery
    Hold for Colts Drum and Bugle Corps
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    920 N St Joseph  St
    Suite 105
    Gonzales, TX 78629

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

2:30 AM - Arrive
8:00 AM - Wake/Meal 1
9:00 AM - Stretch
9:30 AM - Visual-brass on field 1, guard on field 2, percussion TBD
10:45 AM - Transition to sectionals
11:00 AM - Sectionals-brass on field 1, guard on field 2, percussion TBD
12:00 PM - Full ensemble
1:15 PM - EPL
3:10 PM - BIS
3:15 PM - Depart for show site
4:45 PM - Arrive at show
6:52 PM - Gate
7:07 PM - Perform
8:20 PM - Meal 3
9:25 PM - BIS
9:30 AM - Depart for Olathe, KS
7:00 AM - Arrive in Olathe, KS

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
French Toast or Pancakes
Ham Patty
Applesauce

Meal 2
Hamburger
French Fries
Basil Carrots
Grapes

Meal 3
Hot Dogs
Pasta Salad
Cookie
Fruit
Must Goes

DCI's Best Volunteers
Jenn Broghammer
Patti Allen
Jerry Allen
Pam Kalkhoff
Tim Nance
Hal Sommer
Jana Laughlin
Robert Laughlin
Shelly Gordan
Joel Gordan
Cathi Roberts
Mark Sampson

Friday, July 14, 2017

Home Show Day; Dububue, IA

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Stephen Hempstead High School, 3715 Pennsylvania Ave, Dubuque, IA 52002 (Central Timezone)
Show site is: Dubuque Senior High School, 1800 Clarke Dr, Dubuque, IA 52001
Next housing is: Durand High School, 200 W South St, Durand, IL 61024 (Central Timezone)

Announcements
  • The weather looks great for the home show! Come to Dalzell Field tonight and support both the Colts and the Colt Cadets.
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Please take a look at your calendar and see when you can help the Corps.  We are critically short starting July 19 in Oklahoma through August 8.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

    Mail drop address for July 15 - July 22 is:
    General Delivery
    Hold for Colts Drum and Bugle Corps
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    920 N St Joseph  St
    Suite 105
    Gonzales, TX 78629

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

5:00 AM - Arrive
7:00 AM - Guard wake up
7:30 AM - Guard depart
8:00 AM - Wake/Meal 1
9:00 AM - Stretch
9:25 AM - Guard returns to Hempstead
9:30 AM - Visual-brass on field 1, percussion on field 2
10:00 AM - Guard rehearse
11:30 AM - Meal 2
12:30 PM - Sectionals-percussion on field 1, guard on field 2
2:30 PM - Transition to full ensemble
2:45 PM - Full Ensemble
4:20 PM - EPL
6:15 PM - BIS
6:20 PM - Depart for show site
6:50 PM - Arrive at show
7:10 PM - Watch Colt Cadets from track
7:20 PM - Warm up
9:14 PM - Gate
9:29 PM - Perform
9:45 PM - Encore performance
10:15 PM - Meal 4
12:25 AM - BIS
12:30 AM - Depart for Durand, IL
2:30 AM - Arrive in Durand, IL (Central Timezone)

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Oatmeal Bar
Sausage
Fruit

Meal 2
Colts Bowls
Mashed Potatoes
Corn

Meal 3
Swedish Meatballs
Fruit

Meal 4
Corn Dogs
Pudding

DCI's Best Volunteers
Cathy Spenceri
Patti Allen
Jerry Allen
Jenn Broghammer
Pam Kalkhoff
Tim Nance
Cathi Roberts
JJ Miller
Mark Sampson

Happy Birthday to
Natalie Stemler🎈🎈

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Rehearsal Day; Bloomington, IN

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Batchellor Middle School, 900 W Gordon Pike, Bloomington, IN 47403
Next housing is: Stephen Hempstead High School, 3715 Pennsylvania Ave, Dubuque, IA 52002 (Central Timezone)

Announcements
  • YIPPEE!!  Home show tomorrow.
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Please take a look at your calendar and see when you can help feed the Corps.  We are critically short starting July 19 in Oklahoma through August 8.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

8:30 AM - Arrive
10:30 AM - Wake/Meal 1
11:30 AM - Stretch (Vicki, Howard, Bob, Chad, Katie meeting)
12:00 PM - Visual-brass & percussion on field 1, guard on field 2
2:30 PM - Meal 2
3:30 PM - Sectionals
6:00 PM - Meal 3
6:45 PM - Full ensemble
8:30 PM - EPL
10:30 PM - Depart
6:00 AM - Arrive in Dubuque, IA (Central Timezone)

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Waffles
Sausage
Fruit

Meal 2
Beef Stroganoff
Salad
Roll

Meal 3
Chicken Salad Wraps
Fruit

Meal 4
Pizza Quesadilla
Cookies

DCI's Best Volunteers
Cathy Spenceri
Patti Allen
Jerry Allen
Cathi Roberts
JJ Miller
Doug Gardner

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Show Day; Atlanta, GA

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Flowery Branch High School, 6603 Spout Springs Rd, Flowery Branch, GA 30542
Show site is: Hilgrove High School, 4165 Luther Ward Road, Powder Springs, GA 30127
Next housing is: Batchellor Middle School, 900 W Gordon Pike, Bloomington, IN 47403

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Please take a look at your calendar and see when you can help the Corps.  We are critically short starting July 19 in Oklahoma through August 8.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

8:00 AM - Wake/Meal 1
9:00 AM - Stretch-brass & percussion on field 2, guard on field 3, pit in stadium
9:30 AM - Visual
10:15 AM - Transition for water/restroom
10:30 AM - Sectionals-percussion in stadium, guard on field 2, brass on field 3
11:15 AM - Meal 2
12:00 PM - Ensemble
1:45 PM - EPL
3:35 PM - BIS
3:45 PM - Depart for show site
5:45 PM - Arrive at show
7:47 PM - Gate
8:02 PM - Perform
8:35 PM - Meal 4
9:15 PM - Props
10:20 PM - BIS
10:30 PM - Depart
8:30 AM - Arrive in Bloomington, IN

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Egg Muffin or Burrito
Fruit

Meal 2
Spaghetti Caserole
Salad
Bread Stick

Meal 3
Burgers
French Fries
Veggie

Meal 4
Mac and Cheese
Fruit

DCI's Best Volunteers
Cathy Spenceri
Patti Allen
Jerry Allen
Cathi Roberts
JJ Miller
Doug Gardner

Happy Belated Birthday to
Mark Sommer🎈🎈

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Rehearsal Day; Flowery Branch, GA

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Colquitt County High School, 105 Darbyshire Road, Norman Park, GA 31771
Next housing is: Flowery Branch High School, 6603 Spout Springs Rd, Flowery Branch, GA 30542

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Please take a look at your calendar and see when you can help feed the Corps.  We are critically short starting July 19 in Oklahoma through August 8.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

6:15 AM - Arrive
8:45 AM - Wake/Meal 1
9:45 AM - Stretch-brass on field 1, guard on field 2, percussion on their own
10:15 AM - Visual
11:15 AM - Percussion joins brass
12:30 PM - Meal 2
1:30 PM - Sectionals-brass on field 1, guard on field 2, percussion on their own
3:30 PM - Meal 3; load trucks and buses for stadium
4:45 PM - Depart for stadium
5:00 PM - Arrive at stadium/unload and prep
5:45 PM - Full ensemble
8:15 PM - Load trucks and buses
9:15 PM - Depart for school
9:30 PM - EPL
10:50 PM - BIS
11:00 PM - Depart
4:00 AM - Arrive in Flowery Branch, GA

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Pancake/Sausage on a Stick
Fruit

Meal 2
Sloppy Joes
French Fries
Veggie

Meal 3
Chicken Noodle Casserole
Roll
Fruit

Meal 4
Nachos
Brownies

DCI's Best Volunteers
Cathy Spenceri
Patti Allen
Jerry Allen
JJ Miller
Doug Gardner

Monday, July 10, 2017

Show Day; Jupiter, FL

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Keiser University, 2600 N Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL, 33409
Show site is: Jupiter High School, 500 Military Trail, Jupiter, FL 33548
Next housing is: Colquitt County High School, 105 Darbyshire Road, Norman Park, GA 31771

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Please take a look at your calendar and see when you can help feed the Corps.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

8:00 AM - Wake/Meal 1
9:00 AM - Stretch
9:30 AM - Visual-brass on field 1, guard & percussion in subs
10:00 AM - Visual ensemble on field 1
11:15 AM - Meal 2
12:00 PM - Sectionals-guard on field 1, brass & percussion in subs
12:45 PM - Brass move to field 1, guard in subs
1:30 PM - Transition to ensemble-water
1:45 PM - Full ensemble
3:00 PM - EPL
4:50 PM - BIS
5:00 PM - Depart for show site
6:00 PM - Arrive and warm up
7:59 PM - Gate
8:14 PM - Perform
8:50 PM - Meal 4
9:35 PM - Props
10:35 PM - BIS
10:45 PM - Depart
6:15 AM - Arrive in Norman Park, GA

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Sausage Casserole
Fruit

Meal 2
Goulash
Corn
Salad
Bread Stick

Meal 3
Butt Chops
Roasted Potatoes
Peas

Meal 4
Hot Dogs
French Fries
Pudding

DCI's Best Volunteers
Cathy Spenceri
Patti Allen
Jerry Allen
JJ Miller
Doug Gardner

Sunday, July 09, 2017

Rehearsal Day; Kissimmee, FL

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Poinciana High School, 2300 S Poincianna, Kissimmee, FL 34758
Next housing is: Keiser University, 2600 N Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL, 33409

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Please take a look at your calendar and see when you can help feed the Corps.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

9:00 AM - Wake/Meal 1
10:00 AM - Stretch-brass & percussion in stadium, guard on field 2
10:30 AM - Visual
12:30 PM - Meal 2
1:15 PM - Sectionals
3:15 PM - Transition to ensemble-water
3:30 PM - Full ensemble
5:30 PM - EPL (laundry prep)
7:30 PM - Depart for laundry
11:00 PM - Depart for Jupiter
2:15 AM - Arrive in Jupiter

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Pancakes
Sausage
Fruit

Meal 2
Breaded Chicken Sandwich
French Fries
Green Beans

Meal 3
Tater Tot Casserole
Salad
Bread Stick

Meal 4
Pizza
Cookies
Fruit

DCI's Best Volunteers
Cathy Spenceri
Patti Allen
Jerry Allen
Marsha Shriver
Jill Helms
Bethany Helms
JJ Miller
Doug Gardner

Saturday, July 08, 2017

Show Day; Orlando, FL

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Poinciana High School, 2300 S Poincianna, Kissimmee, FL 34758
Show site is: Camping World Stadium, 1 Citrus Bowl Place, Orlando, FL 32805
Next housing is: Same housing

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Don't miss out on the fun and seeing your son/daughter perform!  We can use your help when we're here in Florida .  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

8:00 AM - Wake/Meal 1
9:00 AM - Stretch-brass in stadium, guard on field 2, percussion on field 3
9:30 AM - Visual
11:15 AM - Meal 2
12:15 AM - Sectionals-guard in stadium, brass on field 2, guard on field 3
1:50 AM - Transition to ensemble
2:00 PM - Ensemble
3:30 PM - Eat and load
5:15 PM - Depart for show
6:45 PM - Arrive/warm up
8:44 PM - Gate
8:59 PM - Perform
9:45 PM - Prop crew
10:30 PM - Depart
11:30 PM - Arrive at housing, meal 4
12:30 AM - Member meeting in gym
12:50 AM - Lights out

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Breakfast Pizza
Fruit

Meal 2
BBQ Chicken
Mashed Potatoes or Potato Wedges
Fresh Vegetables
Fruit

Meal 3
Cheeseburgers
Green Beans
Coleslaw

Meal 4
Pizza Casserole
Pudding
Must Goes

DCI's Best Volunteers
Cathy Spenceri
Patti Allen
Jerry Allen
Marsha Shriver
Jill Helms
Charles Helms
Bethany Helms
JJ Miller
Doug Gardner

Friday, July 07, 2017

Rehearsal Day; Blythewood, SC

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Westwood High School, 180 S-40-1964, Blythewood, SC 29016
Next housing is: Poinciana High School, 2300 S Poincianna, Kissimmee, FL 34758

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Don't miss out on the fun and seeing your son/daughter perform!  We can use your help when we're here in Florida .  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate


5:00 AM - Arrive in Blythewood, SC
7:30 AM - Wake/Meal 1
8:30 AM - Stretch-brass in stadium; percussion on field 2, guard on field 3
9:00 AM - Visual
12:00 PM - Meal 2
1:00 PM - Sectionals-percussion in stadium, brass on field 2, guard on field 3
4:00 PM - Meal 3
4:30 PM - Full ensemble in stadium
6:30 PM - EPL
8:30 PM - Depart
5:30 AM - Arrive in Kissimmee, FL

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Bagels
Cream Cheese
Fruit

Meal 2
Chicken Patty Sandwich
Chips
Fresh Vegetables
Fruit

Meal 3
Tacos
Chips

Meal 4
Hot Dogs
French Fries
Dessert

DCI's Best Volunteers
Laura Walter
JJ Miller
Doug Gardner

Happy Birthday to
Toni Markowicz🎈🎈

Thursday, July 06, 2017

Free Day; Washington, DC

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Gallaudet University, 800 Florida Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002
Next housing is: Westwood High School, 180 S-40-1964, Blythewood, SC 29016

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Don't miss out on the fun and seeing your son/daughter perform!  We can use your help when we're in Florida.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

7:30 AM - Arrive in DC
10:00 AM - Wake/eat/pack a sack lunch
11:00 AM - Member meeting
11:30 AM - Dismissed for free day
7:00 PM - Pack and load (PB&J and cereal available)
8:00 PM - Out of school
8:30 PM - Depart
5:30 AM - Arrive in Blythewood, SC

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Pancake Sausage Stick
Fruit

Meal 2
Sack Lunch

Meal 3
On Their Own

Meal 4
On Their Own

DCI's Best Volunteers
Laura Walter
Melanie Sholl
Rob Sholl
Marsha Crissman
Mr. Crissman
JJ Miller
Doug Gardner

Happy Birthday to
Anna Allen🎈🎈
        &
Marissa Kula🎈🎈

Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Rehearsal Day; Beverly, MA

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Beverly High School, 100 Sohier Rd, Beverly, MA 10915
Next housing is: Gallaudet University, 800 Florida Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Don't miss out on the fun and seeing your son/daughter perform!  We can use your help when we're in DC and Florida .  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for June 24 - July 5 is:
    General Delivery
    Hold for Colts Drum and Bugle Corps
    (Member Name)
    146 Main Street
    Wenham, MA  01984

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

9:30 AM - Wake/Meal 1
10:00 AM - Caption heads meet with Howard
10:300 AM - Stretch on field 1
11:00 AM - Visual
1:45 PM - Meal 2
2:45 PM - Sectionals-guard & percussion on field 2, brass on field 3
5:30 PM - Meal 3
6:30 PM - Ensemble
8:30 PM - EPL
10:20 PM - BIS
10:30 PM - Depart
7:30 AM - Arrive in Washington, DC

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Breakfast Burrito
Fruit

Meal 2
Sloppy Joes
Pasta Salad
Fruit

Meal 3
Chicken Fajita
Chips

Meal 4
Pizza
Baked Apples with Toppings

DCI's Best Volunteers
Jenn Broghammer
Pam Kalkhoff
Laura Walter
JJ Miller

Happy Birthday to
Fred Tocco
      &
Foster Higginbrotham🎈🎈

Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Parades & Show Day; Lynn, MA

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Beverly High School, 100 Sohier Rd, Beverly, MA 10915
Show Site is: Manning Field, 76 Locust St, Lynn, MA 01915
Next housing is: Same housing

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Don't miss out on the fun and seeing your son/daughter perform!  We can use your help when we're in DC and on down to Florida .  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for June 24 - July 5 is:
    General Delivery
    Hold for Colts Drum and Bugle Corps
    (Member Name)
    146 Main Street
    Wenham, MA  01984

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

1:00 AM - Arrive in Beverly, MA
5:45 AM - Wake/Meal 1/unload truck/pack a sack snack
6:45 AM - BIS
6:55 AM - Depart for parades
7:10 AM - Drop off at North Shore Community Baptist Church, unload, walk to staging area
7:30 AM - Staged, warm up and ready to go
8:00 AM - Beverly Farms step off
9:00 AM - Load buses and depart for Manchester
9:30 AM - Arrive in Manchester, unload and set-up
10:00 AM - Manchester parade begins
11:30 AM - Depart from Manchester
12:00 PM - Arrive at housing
12:15 PM - Meal 2/pack a snack dinner
1:35 PM - BIS
1:45 PM - Depart for Wakefield
2:15 PM - Arrive/unload
2:30 PM - Warm up
4:00 PM - Staged and ready to go
4:30 PM - Parade step off
5:50 PM - Finish parade, begin to load buses, depart, eat snack in route
6:45 PM - Arrive, props set up, warm up
8:25 PM - Gate
8:38 PM - Perform
9:20 PM - Prop crew
10:05 PM - BIS
10:15 PM - Depart
10:45 PM - Arrive, eat meal 4, then upload
12:30 AM - Lights out & sleep

Front Ensemble Schedule
5:30 AM - Wake and unload truck
5:45 AM - Eat and pack a sack snack
6:45 AM - Rehearse
12:15 PM - Meal 2
1:45 PM - Rehearse
4:30 PM - Shower time/eat sack meal 3
5:20 PM - BIS
5:30 PM - Depart
6:15 PM - Arrive/warm up
8:25 PM - Gate
8:38 PM - Perform

Staff Schedule
5:45 AM - Wake/eat/pack a sack snack
6:45 AM - BIS
6:55 AM - Parade crew 1 leaves with corps for parades
12:00 PM - Return to housing, eat
1:35 PM - BIS
1:45 PM - Parade crew 2 leaves with corps for parades
5:20 PM - BIS for those staying back at school
5:30 PM - Depart

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Pancakes
Bacon
Fruit

Meal 2
Sack Lunches OR
Hot Dogs/Hamburgers
Chips
Fruit

Meal 3
Pork or Chicken
Mashed Potatoes
Bake Beans
Corn Bread

Meal 4
Beef Stroganoff
Cranberry/Orange Bar

DCI's Best Volunteers
Jenn Broghammer
Pam Kalkhoff
Laura Walter
Melanie Sholl
Rob Sholl
Kyle Kennedy
Dawn Kennedy
JJ Miller

Happy Birthday to
Vicki MacFarlane🎈🎈

Monday, July 03, 2017

Show Day; Cranston, RI

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Cranston High School West, 90 Metropolitan Ave, Cranston, RI 02920
Show Site is: Cranston Stadium, 9 Flint Ave, Cranston, RI 02910
Next housing is: Beverly High School, 100 Sohier Rd, Beverly, MA 10915

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Don't miss out on the fun and seeing your son/daughter perform!  We can use your help when we're in Massachusetts, DC and on down to Florida .  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for June 24 - July 5 is:
    General Delivery
    Hold for Colts Drum and Bugle Corps
    (Member Name)
    146 Main Street
    Wenham, MA  01984

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

8:15 AM - Wake/Meal 1
8:30 AM - Stretch-brass on field 1, guard & percussion subs
9:45 AM - Visual
11:15 AM - Transition/water refills
11:30 AM - Sectionals-brass on field 1, guard & percussion subs
12:10 PM - Percussion to field 1
12:45 PM - Meal 2
1:30 PM - Ensemble on field 1
3:15 PM - EPL
5:05 PM - BIS
5:15 PM - Depart for show
5:45 PM - Arrive at show/warm up
7:45 PM - Gate
8:04 PM - Perform
8:40 PM - Meal 4
8:58 PM - Last corps
9:20 PM - Prop crew
10:20 PM - BIS
10:30 PM - Depart
1:00 AM - Arrive in Beverly, MA

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Scrambled Eggs
Sausage Patty
Fried Potatoes
Fruit

Meal 2
Sweet & Sour Chicken
Garlic Rice
Peas
Egg Roll

Meal 3
Butt Chops
Tater Tots
Broccoli Salad
Fruit

Meal 4
Pizza Quesadillas
Mousse

DCI's Best Volunteers
Jenn Broghammer
Pam Kalkhoff
Laura Walter
Melanie Sholl
Rob Sholl
Kyle Kennedy
Dawn Kennedy
JJ Miller

Happy Belated Birthday on July 1 to
Austin Colling🎈🎈

Sunday, July 02, 2017

Show Day; Clifton, NJ

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Dieruff High School, 815 N Irving St, Allentown, PA 18109
Show Site is: Clifton Stadium, 350 Piaget Ave, Clifton, NJ 07011
Next housing is: Cranston High School West, 90 Metropolitan Ave, Cranston, RI 02920

Announcements
  • Apologize for the late post.  I will have limited access for the next couple of days so it may be late for a while.
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Don't miss out on the fun!  If you live out east, we can use your help this week, at Massachusetts, DC and down to Florida.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for June 24 - July 5 is:
    General Delivery
    Hold for Colts Drum and Bugle Corps
    (Member Name)
    146 Main Street
    Wenham, MA  01984

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

7:30 AM - Wake/Meal 1
8:30 AM - Stretch-brass & guard on field 1, percussion on subs
9:00 AM - Visual
10:00 AM - Guard to field 2, percussion to field 1
10:45 AM - Snack/water refill
11:15 AM - Sectionals-percussion on field 1, guard on field 2, brass on grass
12:00 PM - Transiton
12:55 PM - Full ensemble on field 1
2:30 PM - EPL
4:20 PM - BIS
4:30 PM - Depart for show
6:45 PM - Arrive at show/warm up
8:35 PM - Gate
8:50 PM - Perform
9:25 PM - Meal 4
9:44 PM - Last corps
10:05 PM - Prop crew
11:05 PM - BIS
11:15 PM - Depart
3:15 AM - Arrive in Cranston, RI

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Cheesy Ham English Muffin
Hash Brown
Oranges/Banana

Meal 2
Ranch Chicken Breast
Roasted Potatoes
Green Beans
Ranch Bread or Cheesy Biscuit

Meal 3
Hamburger
Basil Carrots
Watermelon

Meal 4
Corn Dogs
French Fries
Soda Cake w/ Cool Whip

DCI's Best Volunteers
Laura Walter
Beth Dorrance
Jenn Broghammer
Pam Kalkhoff
Melanie Sholl
Rob Sholl
Dan Dorrance
JJ Miller

Saturday, July 01, 2017

Rehearsal Day; Allentown, PA

Checkout today's weather HERE.
Current housing is: Dieruff High School, 815 N Irving St, Allentown, PA 18109
Next housing is: Same housing

Announcements
  • Check out the updated 2017 Cook's Calendar on the right under Important Information.  Don't miss out on the fun and seeing your son/daughter perform!  If you live out east, we can use your help when we're in Pennsylvania this week.  As well as, Rhode Island, Massachusetts and DC next week.  Contact Bill via email (colts.cooks@comcast.net) or phone (651-470-3553) to sign up or ask questions.
  • Mail Drop Information - ALL packages MUST be addressed as listed below.  Please ONLY use the US Postal Service.

    Mail drop address for June 24 - July 5 is:
    General Delivery
    Hold for Colts Drum and Bugle Corps
    (Member Name)
    146 Main Street
    Wenham, MA  01984

    Mail drop address for July 6 - July 14 is:
    (Member Name)
    c/o Colts
    2300 Twin Valley Drive
    Dubuque, IA  52003

Today's Schedule - times and activities are approximate

8:30 AM - Wake/Meal 1
9:30 AM - Betterment block-brass & battery on field 1, guard on field 2
9:45 AM - Stretch
10:15 AM - Visual
1:30 PM - Meal 2
2:30 PM - Sectionals-guard on field 1, brass & battery on field 2
4:00 PM - Percussion ensemble on field 1, guard to field 2
5:30 PM - Meal 3
6:30 PM - Ensemble
8:30 PM - Clear field
9:15 PM - Meal 4
9:30 PM - Caption heads meet with Howard
10:15 PM - Corps meeting with Howard
11:30 PM - Lights out

What's being served?
Cereal and milk also served with Meal 1.
Milk typically served with Meal 4.
All meals also have peanut butter, jelly and condiments.

Meal 1
Cinnamon Pull-Apart Bread
Yogurt Cups
Fruit

Meal 2
Subs
Caribbean Coleslaw
Fruit
Must Goes

Meal 3
Spaghetti
Meatballs
Salad
Garlic Bread

Meal 4
Grilled Cheese
Tomato Soup
Brownie

DCI's Best Volunteers
Laura Walter
Beth Dorrance
Jenn Broghammer
Pam Kalkhoff
Dan Dorrance
JJ Miller