High School Band Day

Marching Band students on the field at TCF Bank Stadium in a formation shaped like the state of Minnesota.
High School Band, Cheer, and Dance Day at the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities.

High School Band Day at Huntington Bank Stadium

2022 Football Game Date to be updated this summer.

High School Bands are invited to join the Minnesota Marching Band and perform in Huntingting Bank Stadium during a Gopher Football Game!

  • Marching is NOT required of high school students; concert bands are welcome to join us!
  • Music does not need to be memorized for the performance; students may use lyres on the field.
  • Interested bands may need to purchase music for the halftime show.

Due to field capacity registration is limited. All bands who register will be invited to participate on a first come, first served basis. Due to NCAA recruiting rules, only bands within 150 miles of the University of Minnesota can participate. All schools will need to purchase tickets for their respective band students and band staff members to participate.

  • Tickets for participating band students band staff members for a discounted rate to be determined.
  • Additional tickets can be purchased by family, friends, school administrators, etc. for a discounted rate to be determined.
  • We will provide a unique ticket link that can be shared with these individuals to purchase tickets at the exclusive rate.

Directors interested in bringing a band can sign for email updates. NOTE: This is NOT a registration form for the event. Sign-up to receive information and updates on how to register.

For information about bringing cheer and dance teams, contact mnmarch@umn.edu