High School Band Day
Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018
Each fall The University of Akron hosts high school marching bands from across northeast Ohio for our annual High School Band Day. Participating bands join the UA Marching Band for a performance during the half-time festivities of an Akron Zips home football game.
For more information, contact The University of Akron Band Office at 330-972-6919. Directors can also submit an online registration form by clicking the link below. More information will be distributed – music, mass-band drill chart, parking passes for busses, etc., in late August.
Registration will remain open until the end of August.
|5.5 hours prior to kick-off||Arrive on Campus|
|5 hours prior to kick-off||Rehearsal with Akron Zips Marching Band|
|3 hours prior to kick-off||Lunch (provided for students / Directors / Chaperones)|
|80 minutes prior to kick-off||Move to Coleman Common|
|70 minutes prior to kick-off||UA Marching Band – Pre-Game Concert & Pep Rally (Coleman Common)|
|After concert...||Follow UAMB to InfoCision Stadium/Summa Field|
|After half-time...||Bands gather equipment / load and depart game|