Shawnee Mission West Marching Band in the Louie Louie Lenexa Parade

2020 Louie Louie Band

Hello Viking Band Families and Alumni-- You may be wondering about the Louie Louie Band at the Lenexa Community Days Parade this 4th of July.  Unfortunately, because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the parade has been canceled this year. Lenexa is still hosting a form of the celebration in the form of a Porch Parade.   People and businesses along the parade route are encouraged to decorate their front yards and porches for the holiday, and guests can drive the route and enjoy the decorations.  The Porch Parade is from July 1-4.  I encourage you to take a drive through Lenexa this weekend to check it out!  Hopefully, we'll be able…
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Louie Louie Band – July 4 2019

To band families and alumni— 2009 Louie Louie Band - photo courtesy The Churns Family It’s Louie Louie time!  The Lenexa Community Days Parade will be NEXT THURSDAY, JULY 4.  The Louie Louie Band is entry #4 in the parade. All band students who have completed 9th grade band, plus all Band Alumni are welcome to join us! Our staging location will be on 95th Street between Pflumm and Santa Fe Trail Drive.  We’ll meet at 9:00 am in the lot of Crown Lift Trucks, 9500 Widmer.  Tshirts will be distributed and we’ll warm up before heading to our staging location.  Please note that 95th Street will be closed—if you…
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Shawnee Mission West Marching Band in the Louie Louie Lenexa Parade

2020 Louie Louie Band

Hello Viking Band Families and Alumni-- You may be wondering about the Louie Louie Band at the Lenexa Community Days Parade this 4th of July.  Unfortunately, because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the parade has been canceled this year. Lenexa is still hosting a form of the celebration in the form of a Porch Parade.   People and businesses along the parade route are encouraged to decorate their front yards and porches for the holiday, and guests can drive the route and enjoy the decorations.  The Porch Parade is from July 1-4.  I encourage you to take a drive through Lenexa this weekend to check it out!  Hopefully, we'll be able…
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Louie Louie Band – July 4 2019

To band families and alumni— 2009 Louie Louie Band - photo courtesy The Churns Family It’s Louie Louie time!  The Lenexa Community Days Parade will be NEXT THURSDAY, JULY 4.  The Louie Louie Band is entry #4 in the parade. All band students who have completed 9th grade band, plus all Band Alumni are welcome to join us! Our staging location will be on 95th Street between Pflumm and Santa Fe Trail Drive.  We’ll meet at 9:00 am in the lot of Crown Lift Trucks, 9500 Widmer.  Tshirts will be distributed and we’ll warm up before heading to our staging location.  Please note that 95th Street will be closed—if you…
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