Marching Band


Marching Season is over for the 2014 season - look here for information for the 2015 Calendar
Fall 2014 Parade Calender
Friday August 29 - MN State Fair - leave school at noon, line up at 1pm, parade starts at 2pm, return from fair at 4pm (unless staying with a parent) - KEEP INSTRUMENTS (except sousaphone/drumline)
Monday September 1 - ECCO Parade - students arrive at 3450 Irving Ave S. at 2:30pm, line up at 2:45pm; parade starts at 3pm (30min) - BRING INSTRUMENTS FROM HOME (except sousaphone/drumline)
September 13 - Autumn Daze Parade - students arrive at 9:00am at SWHS to load the bus, line up at 9:30am, parade starts at 10am (1hr).  Go to for more information on the parade.  Transportation will be provided to and from Southwest.  Students are welcome to go home with families after the parade.
September 13 - Super Soccer Saturday - students arrive at Southwest 5:45pm and play between the varsity games (dinner will be provided)
The Marching Band and the Pep Band are comprised of members of the Concert Band and the Wind Ensemble as well as those students whose schedules do not allow them to participate in the other bands.