Celebrate an annual tradition for the whole family! Come see “The Pride of Minnesota,” the University of Minnesota Marching Band, for an electrifying concert of halftime favorites and more! The 320-member band is one of the most exciting, highly visible organizations on campus. Under the direction of Dr. Betsy McCann and Dr. John Leonard, the University of Minnesota Marching Band provides enthusiastic support to the UMN’s athletic programs, and represents the UMN at events throughout the year. This concert will be a blast!


You might enjoy this performance if you love:

UMN Gopher football game halftime shows!


Reviews / Quotes

They’re the unsung heroes…of the sports calendar. Their beats fill the breaks between the plays on the field; they keep fans glued to their seats at halftime; and without them, the ‘Rouser’ would fail to rouse.”Minnpost

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Add to Your Season Package and Save

Save 15% on your Marching Band ticket when you add-on to your Northrop Season subscription. (Group and single tickets for the 63rd Annual Marching Band Indoor Concert go on sale Jun 24.)

Our flexible, Create Your Own package lets you choose your experiences from any three or more in-person events from the 2024-25 Northrop Season and save 15%! 

Subscribers enjoy:

  • Savings of 15%—when you buy three+ 2024-25 Northrop Season events
  • Best seats—be among the first to choose
  • Partial payment plans (click button to view details on this limited-time offer)
  • Early prepaid parking reservations—order when you purchase tickets
  • Invites to exclusive, behind-the-scenes events
  • Flexibility at no extra cost—get unlimited free ticket exchanges
  • Our appreciation for supporting Northrop programming and Centennial Commissions! Your purchase helps make a difference.


This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

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