Fall 2011
Schedule of UMMB Events

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: Please Note :
With the exception of football game locations/times, all Band events and times are tentative and subject to change.  Information is provided as a service to inform you of current plans.  These plans often change.  Please check this schedule regularly for updates and corrections, particularly on the evening prior to, and day of, the event.
The information below is current as of 5/1/2012


*OFFICIAL* UMMB Schedule of Events

22 August - 1 September 2010
Band Camp
All Band Camp Photos
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Thursday & Friday, 25 & 26 August
Rookie Arrival
&
Parents' Receptions
DAY
Rookies
Rookie Parents & Family Members
Check-in/Registration
Meet'n'Greet
Reception
Thursday, 25 Aug
CG, Twirlers, Percussion
JQA
0830 - 1000
JQA
Concurrent w/Registration
Berkshire Room
Berkshire Dining
1000 - 1200
Friday, 26 Aug
Remaining Freshmen,
New Members
JQA
1100 - 1300
JQA
Concurrent w/Registration
Hampden Dining
1300 - 1500
Meet'n'Greet Volunteer Reporting Times
at JQA in the Southwest Residential Area
Thursday, 25 Aug
8:00 AM
Friday, 26 Aug
10:30 AM
... Information and tips ... get the most out of your Rookie Year ...!
... Information and tips ... get the most out of your Rookie Year ...!
Click above to download the Survival Guide from the Parents Only Page
Click above to download the campus map

Thursday, 1 September
* Minutemen @ Holy Cross*
First Show &
Family Barbecue
Mullins Center Practice Field

GNP Minuteman Marching Band Building
Show - 4:00 PM :: BBQ - 5:00 PM
Arrive by 3:30 PM to hear the Pit warm up!

Family BBQ Tix
Adults/Alumni/UMass Students
$8
Children 12/under
$5
Band Members
Free
Tickets will be sold at the First Show

Saturday, 10 September 2011
* UMMB Idle ... Free Weekend *
* Minutemen idle*
Saturday, 17 September 2011
UMass vs. Rhode Island
McGuirk Stadium
6:30 PM
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27
Read about the victory !
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24 - 25 September 2011
Allentown Weekend
"Southern Tour"
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(all Allentown Weekend photos)

Saturday, 24 September
Enroute Exhibition Performance

Rehearsal at Roxbury High School
12:30 - 2:00 PM
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UMMB Exhibition times:
Roxbury High School
1st performance ~5:10 PM
2nd performance ~9:38 PM
1 Bryant Road
Succasunna, New Jersey 07876
973-584-1200

Roxbury show info: tickets are $10 for general admission, $7 for students (with a student id) and seniors; and free for children under 5.
Program is included with admission.

Overnite Stay at Roxbury High School

Sunday, 25 September
16th Annual
Collegiate Marching Band Festival
J. Birney Crum Stadium
N. 20th St & W. Linden St
Allentown, PA

UMass Band Parents-Only
Group Ticket Order * CLOSED *
81 Group Tix sold
Tix can be purchased
at the gate


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UMMB Performance Time ~ 4:00 PM

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A-town Tips

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J. Birney Crum Stadium - Enlarged Image
Saturday, 1 October 2011
* UMMB Idle ... Free Weekend *
* Minutemen @ Old Dominion*
8 October 2011
! Band Day !
58 High Schools
Middle Schools
Elementary School

Over 3,000 Musicians on the Field
UMass vs. Central CT
McGuirk Stadium
6:00 PM
42
26
Read about the victory!

Lot #40
2:00 PM

Come early ... you don't want to miss this!


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Saturday, 15 October 2011
* UMMB Idle ... Free Weekend *
* Minutemen @ Delaware*
22 - 23 October 2011
MICCA Weekend

All MICCA Weekend Photos ...

Saturday, 22 October
UMass vs. UNH
*Home* at Gillette Stadium
Foxboro, MA
3:30 PM
21
27
Read about the game

UMMB Overnite Stay at Chelmsford High School
200 Richardson Rd
North Chelmsford, MA

A limited number of rooms are available at the Radisson-Chelmsford
Reservations: 978-256-0800
Ask for the UMass Minuteman Band group rate
Reservation deadline: 13 October


Sunday, 23 October
MICCA
High School Festival
Cawley Stadium
Lowell, MA
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Cawley Stadium - Enlarged Image
with Burger Burn Location

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MICCA Performance Schedule

UMMB's performance times:
11:48 AM
5:45 PM

UMass-Lowell approx. 3:30 PM


6th Annual
Bando Burger Burn
Immediately after UMMB's First Performance at 11:48 AM
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Our Volunteers & Donors  !

Saturday, 29 October 2011
* UMMB Idle - Free Weekend*
* Minutemen @ Richmond *
Postponed To Thursday, 17 November
Bandoween Rehearsal
4:40 - 6:10 PM

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3 - 5 November 2011
UMass
Homecoming

2011

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all Homecoming photos

Thursday, 3 November
Multibands Matinee
for visiting Middle Schools
Fine Arts Fine Arts Center
UMass-Amherst
10:30 AM

Friday, 4 November
37th Annual
Multiband Pops Concert
Fine Arts Fine Arts Center
UMass-Amherst

8:00 PM



TICKETS

Don't forget...UMMB members get one free ticket!
Purchase your extra tickets online or call the Box Office at 413.545.2511.
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Saturday, 5 November
Formal Dedication of the
George N. Parks
Minuteman Marching Band Building

12:00 noon

UMass vs. Villanova
McGuirk Stadium
3:30 PM
17
35
Read about the game ...

! Turkey Day Tailgate Party !
Immediately following the Band Building dedication ceremony

A new record has been set ... 12 turkeys served!
10 - 13 November 2011
* Minutemen @ Maine*
! Road Trip ... BOA !

Bands of America Grand National Championship
Lucas Oil Stadium
Indianapolis, IN
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Saturday, 19 November 2011
Senior Day
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(all Senior Day Photos)

UMass vs. James Madison
McGuirk Stadium
1:00 PM
(Tailgate 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM)
17
34
Read about the game

9th Annual
"Band Family Night "
... Immediately after the game ...
Courtyard by Marriott
Hadley, MA

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Friday, 2 December 2011

Merry Maple Parade
&
Holiday Concert

Town Common
Amherst , MA
approx. 5 pm

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Sunday, 4 December 2010
Annual Band Banquet
Campus Center Ballroom
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Winter & Spring Events

UMass vs. Xavier
21 February 2012
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Spring Concert

Music for a Sunday afternoon:
University Concert Band

22 April 2012
Fine Arts Center
2:00 pm

Click & Go ... Info & Online Ticketing
Fine Arts Center Box Office 413-545 2511


Photos courtesy of Alyson Villard
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25th Anniversary
Color in the Cage

Curry Hicks Cage

28 April 2012


Official Color in the Cage website
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2011 UMass Football Schedule
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As of 5/1/2012