Band Day

Band Day 2024 – August 31st vs. Stoney Brooke!

Registration is now open!

Kick off TBA!

Thank you to all of our high school student participants, their directors for being encouraging, and to all the chaperones that joined us for a crazy-exciting Band Day last fall! This year should prove to be even better!

This year, our Marching Thunder Band Day will be on August 31st, 2024. This is our first game and our home opener against Stoney Brooke University. I hope that you will join us this year for an exciting day of football and music! Kickoff time has yet to be announced, but as soon as it is, we will create an itinerary and post it here on this page. Check out how to register below.

General Information

Marching Thunder Band Day is an exciting experience that puts high school bands side-by-side with the Marching Thunder, giving them a taste of what it’s like to be a part of one of the greatest college marching bands around. Participating bands will receive free admission to the game and perform a special halftime show with The Marching Thunder. Band directors must submit the registration form by August 23rd to ensure your spot! Detailed information regarding game day itinerary and schedule of events will be provided early in the week of the game. Chaperone’s can accompany an individual or small group if the director is unavailable to attend.

Registration is NOW OPEN! Please click on this link to register your band. Please, provide as much information as possible.  Please register by August 23rd.

Support the Marching Thunder

Upcoming Wind Band Performances

April 18th – Final Wind Band concert of the year. Guest ensemble includes Cabell-Midland High School. Features the Marshall U. Symphonic Band & Wind Symphony.

All concerts can be found on our YouTube Channel here.


Marching Thunder Events

Fall 2024 Performance Schedule
Next season’s game and performance schedule will be determined in the spring. Please stay tuned.

31st – Home vs. Stoney Brook

7th – Possible Exhibition
21st – Possible OSU Game
28th – Home vs. W. Michigan

5th – Home vs. App State
17th (Thurs) – Home vs. GA St.
26th – Tri-State Marching Championships

2nd – Home vs. ULM
16th – Home vs. CCU

7th – Possible SBC Championships
Possible Post-season Bowl Game