University of Arizona Band Day

October 30, 2021

The Fred Fox School of Music and Pride of Arizona Marching Band are proud to host the 68th Annual University of Arizona Band Day at Arizona Stadium on Saturday, October 30, 2021, from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 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 Panic! At the Disco.


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

Tickets available 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:

Alyssa Bruce, Tau Beta Sigma President

Tau Beta Sigma Band Sorority

Ed Ackerley Advertising

Scott Bronson, Band Day Announcer

Nate Kirchner, UArizona Alumni Band

Carson Scott, Fred Fox School of Music Senior Technical Director

Jenny Bomesberger, Parking and Transportation Services

Staci Santa, Fine Arts Box Office

University of Arizona:

  • Arizona Catering Company
  • Bookstores
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Paint Shop
  • Police Department

A Team Security

Airwave Communications

Arizona Sands Club

Culinary Dropout

DoubleTree at Reid Park

Tuller Trophy

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia

Sigma Alpha Iota, International Music Fraternity

Reyes Family