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Illinois District Fall Convention

September 22, 2023 - September 23, 2023

- $50

Registration for IL District Convention ’23 Friday through Sunday is NOW OPEN! Hurry, you won’t want to miss a moment!

Hotel this year is the DoubleTree in Bloomington

Hotel address: 10 Brickyard Dr Bloomington, IL 61701

For online reservations: DoubleTree Bloomington . This will get the group rate! For phone reservations: 309 664-6446 – Specify ‘Illinois District Barbershoppers’ for the group rate!

 

Preliminary SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

FRIDAY- Sept. 22nd

1:00pm House of Delegates Meeting – DoubleTree Hotel – Brookridge room

2:30pm-6:00pm Convention Registration – DoubleTree Hotel – Pre-Function Area (Note: Single event tickets sold at the BCPA only.)

District Historical Display – DoubleTree Hotel – Ironwood Room

6:30pm District Quartet and International Quartet Prelim Semi-Finals – Second Presbyterian Church (404 N Prairie ST, Bloomington)

Evaluations for all quartets not competing in the Saturday afternoon Quartet Finals – Report to judges’ hotel rooms at the DoubleTree Hotel approximately 30 minutes following the end of the Quartet Semi-Finals (see quartet “Scoring Analysis” for schedule)

 

SATURDAY- Sept. 23rd

8:00am-9:30am QCA Meeting – DoubleTree Hotel – Brookridge Room

9:00am-11:00am Convention registration – DoubleTree Hotel – Pre-Function Area (Note: Single event tickets sold at the BCPA only.)

District Historical Display – DoubleTree Hotel – Ironwood Room

9:30-10:15 Sing with a Champ- DoubleTree Hotel – Room TBD

9:30-11:30 District Barbershop Polecat Program- Double Tree Hotel – Room TBD

9:30-10:20 Grant Writing/Building a Culture of Philanthropy Class- Double Tree Hotel – Brookridge Room

10:30-11:30 SMAG Contest (Saturday Morning Anything Goes)- DoubleTree Hotel – Room TBD

10:30-11:30 How to Organize an Inter-Chapter Show- DoubleTree Hotel – Brookridge Room

1:00pm District Chorus Championship & International Chorus Prelim Finals – BCPA

Evaluation for Chorus Music Committee Members only (limit 4)-Report to judges’ hotel rooms at the DoubleTree Hotel approximately 30 minutes following the end of the Chorus Competition (see chorus “Scoring Analysis” for schedule)

3:30pm-5:30pm Convention registration – BCPA Lobby Only

7:00pm District Quartet Championship & International Quartet Prelim Finals – BCPA

9:30pm (approx.) President’s / QCA Reception – DoubleTree Hotel – Brickyard 1&2

10:30pm (approx.) Evaluations for all Finalist Quartets- DoubleTree Hotel – Judges rooms

Evaluations for all Finalist quartets – (see quartet “Scoring Analysis” for schedule)

Venue

Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
600 N East St
Bloomington, 61701 United States
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Phone
(309) 434-2777
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Venue

Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
600 N East St
Bloomington, 61701 United States
+ Google Map
Phone
(309) 434-2777
View Venue Website

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