Band Camp

2019 Summer Band Camp Information

2020 Summer Band Camp information will be forthcoming

The Hough Marching Band will consist of two (2) weeks of mandatory Summer Band Camp in August. The first week will be held at Hough High School (“Home Camp”) and the second week will be held in the mountains of North Carolina at Camp Lutheridge in Arden (“Away Camp”). To attend Summer Band Camp, students must have turned in all Marching Band participation forms from the website ( and must be current with their Marching Band Lab Fee payments. If you have any questions concerning your account, please contact our Treasurer at

Home Camp

Drop off time is 7:00 am each day

Pick up time is 4:00 pm each day

Leadership, Percussion, and Color Guard: 7/29 - 8/1

First-Year Marchers: 7/30 - 8/1

Veteran Marchers: 7/31 - 8/1

Home Camp is held at Hough High School. All students and at least one parent or legal guardian must check-in with the Hough Band Boosters on the first day of Home Camp at 7:00 am.

We ask that each student bring the items below to the first day of Home Camp based on the first letter of their last name. These items will be used throughout the season for snacks/meals. Meals are not provided at Home Camp. All students need to bring a lunch and a LARGE water bottle.

  • Last Name Begins with A-M: 24-pack of bottled water AND a 8+ pack of Gatorade/Powerade.

  • Last Name Begins with N-Z: 12-pack of shelf stable healthy snacks (fruit/applesauce pouches, crackers, granola bars, beef sticks, etc., but nothing that will melt in the heat, like fruit roll-ups or fruit snacks).

Away Camp (August 4-10 2019)

Drop off time is 3:00 pm on Sunday, August 4

Pick up time is 11:00 am on Saturday, August 10

NOTE: Times are subject to change

Students will need to be picked up and dropped off at Camp Lutheridge. The address for GPS Directions is: 2511 Hendersonville Road, Arden, NC 28704. Please note that students are not allowed to take their own vehicles.

A detailed map of Camp Lutheridge and written directions are attached on the last page. Weather permitting, families are invited to attend a performance of the Marching Band Show when they arrive to pick-up their student.

See the Summer Band Camp Supply List