In conjunction with the Annual College of Fine Arts Hall of Fame Weekend, we are thrilled to invite you to Alumni Band 2022!

Musicians of all ages and skill level are invited to join us on September 23rd and 24th for a fabulous marching band experience, a Coyote football game (against North Dakota State University) all while experiencing the beautifully renovated Dakota Dome!

Friday, September 23:

  • 5:30pm – Dome Rehearsal
  • 6:30pm – Meet the Students/Meet the Alumni Mixer
  • 7:00pm – Social Dinner Gathering, Downtown Vermillion

Saturday, September 24:

  • 9:00am – Breakfast snacks at the Tailgate
  • 9:30am – Campus Tours and Dakota Dome Tours
  • 11:30am – Tailgate Lunch
  • 1:00pm – Football Game: USD vs. NDSU
  • 5:30pm – College of Fine Arts Hall of Fame Events

This year, the Alumni will JOIN the student band DURING the game, as well as at half time! Also note, Alumni planning to perform during the game, need NOT PURCHASE a game ticket. For family members of alumni interested in purchasing tickets, go to and use code BANDALUMNI by September 15th to be seated together in section D and receive our special price discount!