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The Fishers Marching Tiger Band is headed to Hollywood! The band is marching in the 2017 Hollywood Christmas Parade on Sunday, November 26. Check out all of the initial details and schedules below. The chairpeople for the trip are Barb Furniss, Dan Furniss, and Molly Mudra. The chairpeople have created a list of Frequently Asked Questions, but if your particular question isn’t answered here, you can contact the Hollywood Parade committee chairs via e-mail.

Trip Payments

Use these directions to create your Music Travel Consultants account. Your student and personal payments will be made here.

  1. Go to www.musictravel.com
  2. Click ‘Trip Login’ link (upper right)
  3. Select ‘New User’
  4. Fill out contact information
  5. Select ‘Register a Traveler’
  6. Enter trip # 1711-1-79
  7. Add Traveler/TravelersSelect ‘Make a Payment’ to pay deposit
  8. Once your account is established, you can manage it and make payments after logging in.

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ITINERARY

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24

Flights to California – Board your flight to California this morning. Air is included.

Lunch at the Los Angeles Farmers’ Market – Launched in 1934, Farmers Market became the central meeting place for Angelenos. According to the L.A. Times, the Farmers’ Market is the #1 place in L.A. to spot celebrities! The market features nearly 100 shops and eateries and its 1941 clock tower is now a world-famous icon at the market. Meal money will be provided for lunch.

Guided Tour of Hollywood – Visit Olvera Street, Beverly Hills and Bel-Air Estates, Rodeo Drive, Manns Chinese Theater, The Hollywood Bowl and Sunset Strip.

Hotel Check-in

Dinner at the hotel

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25

Breakfast at the hotel

Griffith Park Observatory – Located on the southern slope of Mount Hollywood, the observatory commands a spectacular view of the Los Angeles basin below. Nearly two million people each year enjoy the view from Its balconies, especially at night.

Universal Studios –  At Universal, actionpacked movies become action-packed rides! The park features incredible shows, movie sets and attractions and lets you take a behind-the-scenes look at the filmmaking process.

Lunch in the Park

Celebration dinner Universal – Tonight, you’ll enjoy a buffet dinner and a DJ dance mixer with other participating band members from around the country!

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 26

Breakfast at the hotel

Santa Monica Beach – People from all over the world flock to this ocean resort to enjoy the spectacular coastline views. Its nine-acre pier dates back nearly 100 years! As if restaurants and an amusement park aren’t enough, Santa Monica Place offers three levels of shopping and is adjacent to the world-famous Third Street Promenade – a pedestrian-only, open-air entertainment plaza.

Lunch

Parade Staging – Line up for this evening’s parade. The chaperones and adults will take their seats in the stands for the parade!

Hollywood Christmas Parade – Over a million people line up along Hollywood and SunsetBoulevards to see Tinseltown’s kickoff to the start of the holiday shopping season. This festive two-hour parade is televised across the country and features live performances by some of today’s favorite artists, marching bands, colorful floats, equestrian units and, of course, Santa Claus himself.

Dinner at the hotel

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 27

Breakfast at the hotel

Disneyland – Discover Walt Disney’s original theme park ... “Where the Magic Began!” There are more than 60 attractions and adventures in eight themed lands. Enjoy a great workshop for the band and the guard today at Disneyland.

Lunch in the Park

Disney California Adventure – From the moment you enter, you will be immersed in one exciting experience after another, as you discover the splendor of the land, the cultural richness of the people, and the free-spirited nature of the California lifestyle.

Dinner in the Park

Fireworks – Enjoy a great fireworks display high above the castle.

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 28

Breakfast at the hotel

Fly home

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