Pipe Majors and Dance Directors meet

Following the Interior Indoor Gathering in Vernon Saturday, April 5th, the Pipe Majors and Dance Directors of Kamloops, Vernon and Kelowna got together for a short meeting to discuss and set a timetable for early rehearsals for the Okanagan Military Tattoo 2014.  Monday, July 28th, is the most likely target for having the massed pipe bands of our region as well as local dancers on the floor at Kal Tire Place from 6 PM to 9 PM.  This will free up the floor for the traveling bands such as the RCMP Pipe Band, the Royal Canadian Artillery Band the Calgary Stampede Band of Outriders as they will be arriving Wednesday and Thursday and rehearsal times will be tight.  Thursday evening will see all performers on the floor for the rehearsals of the opening and closing sequences and Friday, from 1 PM to 4 PM a dress rehearsal and the first show Friday, August 1 at 7 PM.