Chicagoland Marching Band Festival: Wheeling, IL - September 16, 2023

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Grand Champion: Naperville Central

Links: Recap

Field 1A:

59.300 H.D. Jacobs (GE, Auxiliary)

55.800 Waukegan (Music, Percussion)

51.450 Prairie Ridge (DM)

Bloom Township

Field 2A:

71.600 Lake Park (Music)

71.200 Huntley (GE, Auxiliary)

66.150 Rolling Meadows

65.550 Elk Grove (DM)

61.600 Glenbrook South (Percussion)

58.850 Maine West

53.250 Crystal Lake South

Field 3A:

71.950 Naperville Central (Music, GE, Auxiliary, DM)

69.950 Wheaton North (Percussion)

59.500 Round Lake

Contact Information:

Michael Malek
Festival Website



Established in 1966, and the longest running marching band festival of its kind, CMBF provides an educational marching band experience for bands of all class sizes and performance experience. Hosted by Wheeling High School on September 16, 2023. You don't want to miss out on one of northern Illinois' finest marching band traditions! Call Mike Malek at 847-899-6191.

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Festival Address: 900 S. Elmhurst Road, Wheeling, IL 60090

Performance Schedule:

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Class 1A
5:45 PM: H.D. Jacobs
6:00 PM: Bloom Township
6:15 PM: Prairie Ridge
6:30 PM: Waukegan

6:45 PM: Break

Class 2A
7:00 PM: Huntley
7:15 PM: Glenbrook South
7:30 PM: Rolling Meadows

7:45 PM: Break

Class 2A
8:00 PM: Maine West
8:15 PM: Lake Park
8:30 PM: Elk Grove
8:45 PM: Crystal Lake South

9:00 PM: Break

Class 3A
9:15 PM: Naperville Central
9:30 PM: Wheaton North
9:45 PM: Round Lake

10:00 PM: Wheeling

10:30 PM: Awards

Last Updated On: 09-15-2023