CHS Marching Band


Welcome to CHS “Big Green Machine” Marching Band!

It’s not too late to join marching band! Summer rehearsals begin June 5 from 6 pm – 9 pm for winds and guard.  Percussion (battery and pit) begin rehearsals on June 19 from 6 pm – 9 pm.  If you have questions prior to the first rehearsal, contact the band director, Mr. Byron Mikesell at

The full marching band and color guard rehearse Tuesday evenings during the summer.  Rehearsal is typically 6-9 pm at the high school.  The percussion section also rehearses every Thursday evening at 6 pm, and the Color Guard has several Thursday rehearsals at 6pm.  See the schedules below for complete details.

Fall rehearsals are every Tuesday and Thursday from 6-9pm, as well as rehearsals most Saturdays. Additional information will be posted as it becomes available.  For specific questions on marching band, contact Mr. Byron Mikesell at

Carlisle High School Marching Band competes in competitions most Saturdays, as well as performing at football games and several parades.

Summer Schedules

Band Camp Schedulecoming in July of 2018

Important Band Documents and Links

  • Students please sign up for the 2018-19 Marching Band Members Remind group by texting @marchchs18 to 8101
  • Parents please sign up for the 2018-19 Marching Band Parent Remind group by texting @cparents18 to 81010

Have questions about the band booster organization, volunteering, contact information, etc.? Click here for booster information.

Booster Documents