High School Marching Bands are invited to experience the thrill of performing in Scheumann Stadium alongside the “Pride of Mid-America” Marching Band.

Dates & Information

  • October 6, 2018
  • Tentative schedule:
    •  4 Hours Prior to Kickoff: Observe The Pride in rehearsal
    • 3.5 Hours Prior to Kickoff: Sectionals and on-field rehearsal with The Pride
    • 2 Hours Prior to Kickoff: Lunch on your own
    • 20 minutes before Kickoff: Watch The Pride's pregame show from the stand
    • Kickoff! Go Cards! 
    • Approximately 2 Hours after Kickoff: Halftime performance with The Pride

Highlights & Admission

  • Rehearse side-by-side with Ball State University’s “Pride of Mid-America” Marching Band in Scheumann Stadium.
  • Enjoy a Ball State football game!
  • Join the “Pride of Mid-America” for their halftime performance

Admission for all performers is FREE. Tickets will be made available for parents, friends, and family at a specially priced group rate. For tickets — 765-285-1551 


Band directors, click to REGISTER HERE


  • General event info—Caroline Hand, cehand@bsu.edu, 765-285-9178
  • For tickets—765-285-1551 


You will perform in our halftime titled "GOLD!"

Please order and learn:

  • For Your Eyes Only/Goldfinger arr. Victor Lopez, Alfred Music Publishing (learn Goldfinger only - from m. 31 to end)
  • 24K Magic arr. Tom Wallace, Arrangers Publishing Company (learn all)

Order music selection from Muncie Music Center for 10 percent off and free shipping: 765-284-4481