Saturday, October 22, 2016
Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field
615 Silver Lane
East Hartford CT 06118
Hey Band! We did it, the Rehearsal Tower is going up! Come celebrate with the UCMB and march again for the 41st time at the UConn vs. UCF Homecoming football game!!!
FRIDAY: For those who can make it there will be a “Captains” rehearsal in Storrs with the UCMB, to learn the drill, followed by drinks and dinner at Chucks Margarita Grill, Storrs.
SATURDAY: We will rehearse at Rentschler Field, break to eat, reassemble in Fan Fest to perform a few numbers, and then march into the stadium with the UCMB (UCAMB seating is adjacent to the Band in the stadium). The Alumni Band will perform the halftime show! Additional details regarding times, locations for the day, parking pass, and music will be sent to those who register once finalized.
POST GAME HAPPY HOUR: We will again be holding a Post-Game Happy Hour. Details to follow.
Note, there is a registration fee of $10.00 for alumni band participants to cover costs for hats etc. (There is no registration fee for guests). If you need to borrow an instrument please, please, please, register early! Otherwise we may not be able to find an instrument for you!
For alumni participating in the halftime performance, admission to the game is complimentary and seating is provided in section 115 next to the band. Guests of band alumni must purchase game tickets. A block of tickets for guests of the UCAMB has been reserved and can be ordered HERE with the promo code UCAMB.