There are a number of fundraisers planned for the year to help students prepare for upcoming band trips. Junior High Band Students perform at the Trills and Thrills Festival/Valleyfair each spring. Senior High Band will be traveling to Chicago during May of 2024.  Expect to see a Butterbraid sale in the fall and Coffee sale during the holiday season.

NEW-Winter Pep Dates 2022-2023


Friday January 6th GBB Time 6:45pm

Tuesday January 10th BBB 6:45pm

Tuesday January 17th GBB 6:45pm

Friday February 3rd GBB 6:45pm

Tuesday February 7th BBB 6:45pm

Thursday February 16th BBB 6:45pm

2022-2023 Lester Prairie Band Performance Dates


Pep Dates: 

Thursday September 15th VB @ 6:30pm

Friday September 23rd FB @ 6:30pm

Friday September 30th FB @ 6:30pm

Thursday October 6th VB @ 6:30pm

Thursday October 13th FB @ 6:30pm

Tuesday October 18th VB @ 6:45pm



“No Tricks, Just Treats”-High School Band Concert: Monday, November 7th,  7:30 pm

                     (6-12 grade band students)

Elementary Concert Thursday, December 8th 7:00 pm (5th grade band students)

High School Band & Choir Concert Monday, December 12th 7:30 pm

         (6-12th grade band and choir students)

Band Concert Monday, March 20th  7:30 pm (5-12th grade band students)

Band Concert Monday, May 15th 7:30 pm (5-12th grade band students)


Other Performances:

         Veteran’s Day, Friday November 11th (During School, 9-12th grade band students)

         Graduation, Friday, May 20th 7pm (9-12th grade band students)

***Possibly Homecoming/Snofest Coronation


Contest Dates:

         Instrumental solo/ensemble, Monday February 13th @ Location TBD (Select students from 9-12th grade band)

Instrumental large group, Wednesday March 8th @ Rockford (9-12th grade band students)






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