We are pleased to announce a very special SUMMER EDITION of our Community BAND Weekend.  Join us and the Barrie Concert Band as we commemorate their 150th anniversary in beautiful Barrie, Ontario. We sincerely thank them for their support in hosting this event, and look forward to working with them to create an exciting weekend filled with music making, celebration, and collaboration with like minded musicians from across the province who share similar passions for wind band music. Come and experience the joys of playing in a mass band setting, while enjoying the company of old and new friends!

The Event will be held over the JUNE 14-16 weekend, and promises to be an exciting one! Bring along your fellow band mates, and enjoy rehearsing and performing band music featuring known guest conductors from across the province.

Event is open for: Percussion, Woodwind, and Brass Musicians.

 

SAVE THE DATE!    June 14-16 2019

 

EVENT DETAILS:

LOCATION: 

Saturday Rehearsal Venue  
Collier Street United Church  
112 Collier St, Barrie, ON L4M 1H3 
https://collierunited.ca/ 

Sunday Concert Venue   
Meridian Place (outdoor venue) 
Dunlop St, Barrie, ON L4M 1A7 
https://www.barrie.ca/Living/ParksTrails/Parks/Pages/Meridian-Place-Development.aspx 

 NOTE: In case of rain, venue will be back at Collier Street United Church 

 

WHAT TO BRING?

  • Your Instrument with all accessories, mutes, tuners, and accessories
  • Music Stand & Instrument stands
  • Pencil
  • Stand Light (just in case!) 
  • Your Band Golf Shirt for the Saturday Rehearsal (not mandatory)
  • Copy/print of your registration (for online registrants)
  • $15 Cash for lunch (Exact Change preferred)

 

SUNDAY CONCERT DRESS

  • Black Pants/Skirt
  • White Long Sleeve Shirt/Blouse
  • Black Socks & Shoes (No Casual Attire)

 

HOTEL INFORMATION:

 

COMFORT INN BARRIE
75 Hart Drive, Barrie. ON L4N 5M3 
Tel. 705.722.3600 or 705.722.4454 

 Cost: $104 per room + applicable taxes. Two double beds each room.  Note, more than two people to a room will increase rate by $10 per person. 
 When booking a room for one or two nights (June 14th and 15th), please be sure to quote Canadian Band Association”  in order to get this rate.   

 No smoking rooms. 

 This discounted rate is only good until June 1st.  Please phone before this date! 

 

LUNCH INFORMATION:

The Church will supply a boxed lunch of sub sandwich on whole grain bun
Veggies and pickle
Each table will have salad bowls and sweet tray
Tea and coffee will be served
Bottled water and Fruit (supplied all day)
Coffee and Tea available at lunch

$15/person

SCHEDULE:

 

FRIDAY, June 14th, 2019
Social Meet & Greet

Time: 7:00 pm 

Location: Grillicious Gourmet Tap & Grill 
3 Mulcaster Street, Barrie, ON L4M 3L9 
705.721.9277 
http://grilliciousgourmet.com/ 

  • On the corner of Mulcaster and Dunlop St., overlooking the waterfront 
  • Menu features Gluten Free and Vegan options 
  • Five-minute walk from rehearsal venue  

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 15th, 2019
Time: Registration Opens @ 8am – Rehearsal Start @ 9am
Location:  
Collier Street United Church  
112 Collier Street, Barrie, ON L4M 1H3 
Map:
https://goo.gl/maps/Z9tM9wXeTqMcxwzB6

 

8am – 9pm :  Registration & Sign In
9am – 12pm:  
Rehearsal with Scheduled Breaks & Sectionals

12 – 12:45 pm:  LUNCH

1pm – 5pm: Rehearsal with Scheduled Breaks

6:30pm    DINNER GATHERING 

Grillicious Gourmet Tap & Grill 
3 Mulcaster Street, Barrie, ON L4M 3L9 
705.721.9277 
http://grilliciousgourmet.com/ 

  • On the corner of Mulcaster and Dunlop St., overlooking the waterfront 
  • Menu features Gluten Free and Vegan options 
  • Five-minute walk from rehearsal venue  

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 16th, 2018    

Time:  Call Time @ 1pm –  Concert @ 2pm 

Location:  Meridian Place (outdoor venue) 
Dunlop St, Barrie, ON L4M 1A7 

In case of rain, venue will be back at Collier Street United Church 

Concert Dress: Black Pants/Skirt, White Shirt/Blouse, and Black Shoes 

ONLINE REGISTRATION:

Note: Choose the appropriate category, and proceed to fill out the online registration form along with your choice of payment.  We accept Cheque, Credit, or Debit.
PROMOTION: Not a member of the CBA?
By registering 4 of your fellow band members, New member bands/ensembles can earn 1 YEAR Membership absolutely FREE!  Contact us for more information!