The Spartan Marching Band of Glenbrook North High School has proudly represented their hometown of Northbrook, Illinois both nationally and internationally for the past 40 years.  They have been awarded top honors as both a parade unit and field show band in contests in over 15 states. They have appeared in the MACY’S Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City, the Cotton Bowl Parade in Dallas, Texas, the Peach Bowl Parade in Atlanta, the Hall of Fame Bowl and the Outback Bowl in Tampa.  The band has traveled internationally to such places as Vienna, Austria- Dublin, Ireland -London, England -Dundee, Scotland –Rome, Italy and Oslo, Norway.

Prospect High School Knight of Champions

October 6, 2018

Updated 9/25

12:30pm Arrive at GBN Load buses and truck

1:30pm Depart for Prospect High School

2:00pm Arrive

2:45pm Warm up  

3:45pm GBN performance

4:15pm Time to watch other bands and visit the concession stand.  Bring money for food!

5:15pm Awards

5:45pm Load buses and depart for GBN

6:15pm (approx.) Arrive GBN and unload.  Everyone helps and stays until we’re finished.

6:45pm (approx.) Free to go home!

Please be sure to wear your uniform. (Loaders may carry their uniforms and change on site)  Be sure your uniform looks good and your instrument is shiny and clean!!



2018-19 Marching Band Calendar

Marching Band Calendar

All of these dates are also available by clicking the “Calendar” link at – you can also add this digital calendar to your computer or phone to always be up-to-date.


11- Winds Rehearsal 6:30-8pm

18 – Winds Rehearsal 6:30-8pm

25 – Winds Rehearsal 6:30-8pm


2- Winds Rehearsal 6:30-8pm

4 – 4th of July Parade- Northbrook 1:45 report time, 2:30 step off

16 – Winds Rehearsal 6:30-8pm

23 – Winds Rehearsal 6:30-8pm

30 – Winds Rehearsal 6:30-8pm


6 – Winds Rehearsal 6:30-8pm

13-17- Band Camp

21- MB Practice 3-6pm, parent show 6pm-6:30pm

23- MB Practice 6-9pm

22-23- Uniform Issue 3pm

28- MB Practice 6-9pm

30- MB Practice 6-9pm

31- Football Game 5:30pm report time- 7:00 game time


4- MB Practice 6-9pm

6- MB Practice 6-9pm

7- Football Game 5:30pm report time- 7:00 game time

11- MB Practice 6-9pm

13- MB Practice 6-9pm

15- Contest @ Wheeling HS Afternoon/Evening

18- **NO MB Practice**- Yom Kippur

20- MB Practice 6-9pm

25- MB Practice 6-9pm

27- MB Practice 6-9pm

28- Football Game 5:45pm report time- 7:00 game time


2- MB Practice 6-9pm

4- MB Practice 6-9pm

6- Contest @ Prospect HS Afternoon/evening

9- MB Practice 6-9pm

11- MB Practice 6-9pm

12- Football Game 5:45pm report time- 7:00 game time

13- Contest @ Providence Catholic Afternoon/Evening

16- MB Practice 6-9pm

18- MB Practice 6-9pm

19- Homecoming Parade 3:45pm- Football Game . 5:45pm report time- 7:00 game time


28- Memorial Day Parade 10am

Marching Band Uniform Contract