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Spring trip 2017

We will be traveling to the Virginia International Music Festival and performing in the NATO Parade of Nations this April!

Friday, April 28, 2017

12:30 AM        Report to GSHS auditorium lobby

1:00 AM          Motorcoaches arrive to begin loading

1:30 AM          Motorcoaches depart Greensburg, PA for Williamsburg, VA

Breakfast en route

9:00 AM          Approximate arrival in Williamsburg

10:00 AM        Busch Gardens Europe® (click here for a park map)

*** $10 is included toward lunch in the park

*** $10 is included toward dinner in the park

7:00 PM           Meet the motorcoaches / depart for Norfolk, VA

8:30 PM           Check into the hotel

11:00 PM         Lights out


Saturday, April 29, 2017

6:15 AM          Breakfast at the hotel

7:00 AM          Motorcoaches depart for the parade assembly area

8:00 AM          Parade formation at Harbor Park

10:00 AM        Virginia International Music Festival 64th “Norfolk NATO Festivals Parade of Nations”

*** $10 is included toward lunch

1:30 PM           Nauticus, The National Maritime Center

3:30 PM           Motorcoaches depart for the hotel / freshen up

5:00 PM           Motorcoaches depart for Chrysler Hall

5:30 PM           Arrive at Chrysler Hall

5:45 PM           Festival Awards Ceremony at Chrysler Hall and Tattoo Hullabaloo on the Plaza, including the Drumline Battle

*** $10 is included toward dinner / Plaza Food Vendors

7:30 PM           Virginia International Tattoo at the Scope Arena

10:00 PM         Motorcoaches depart for the hotel after the show

11:00 PM         Lights out


Sunday, April 30, 2017

7:00 AM          Breakfast at the hotel

Check out of the hotel / load the luggage

8:15 AM          Motorcoaches depart for Doswell, VA

10:30 AM        Kings® Dominion (click here for a MOBILE park map)

*** $10 is included toward lunch in the park

5:30 PM           Motorcoaches depart for home

*** $10 is included toward dinner en route

11:45 PM         Approximate arrival in Greensburg, PA


*** Students MUST attend the full day of school on 4/27 and 5/1 to participate in the trip!