University of Arizona Band Day

The 69th Annual University of Arizona Band Day

October 15, 2022

The Fred Fox School of Music and Pride of Arizona Marching Band are proud to host the 69th Annual University of Arizona Band Day at Arizona Stadium on Saturday, October 15, 2022, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Featuring the finest high school marching bands from across Arizona, ranging in size from 30 to over 250 members, each band is evaluated by a panel of expert judges from around the nation in a number of categories including visual execution, musical presentation, and overall performance.

The Pride of Arizona, under the direction of Fred Fox School of Music professor Chad Shoopman, will also present exhibition performances at the conclusion of the morning and afternoon sessions. This year’s show features the music of Silk Sonic.


General Admission: $12
Seniors (55+) / Military / Students / Employees: $10
Children age 5 and under: Free

Buy tickets online, by phone (520-621-1162), or at the CFA Box Office. Cash only at the gate.

Arizona Stadium “clear bag” policy will not be in effect for Band Day.

Thank You!

The University of Arizona Band Department thanks the following individuals and organizations for their valuable help in organizing Band Day:

Caleb Jackson, Tau Beta Sigma President
Tau Beta Sigma Band Sorority
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Greg Curtis Wakefield, Band Day Announcer
Nate Kirchner, University of Arizona Alumni Band
Carson Scott, Fred Fox School of Music Senior Technical Director
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