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                           Band Compressed  




Tradition. Excellence.



September 25, 2016

Concert begins at 3:00 pm

Gates open at 2:00 pm


Enjoy an intimate concert by the Michigan State University Spartan Marching Band. 

The Spartan Marching Band has grown into one of the premiere college bands in the nation, and now you have the opportunity to hear them in an exclusive backyard concert! Join us, on September 25, 2016, and help mark the 14th Anniversary of this beloved event. This year promises to continue the tradition of excellence, as the Spartan musicians will be performing for your listening pleasure a variety of music, from patriotic tunes to traditional band music, from popular hip-hop pieces, to the ever popular MSU Fight Song. Enjoy a beautiful afternoon of delicious food, classic music, exciting auction items* and last but not least, the opportunity to mingle with your favorite MSU athletic coaches!


Proceeds benefit both the Sparrow Children’s Center and the MSU Spartan Marching Band

*Please note that according to Michigan State Tax Law, auctioned items will be subject to a 6% sales tax.

For additional information, please call Stacie Peltomaa at 517.364.3532. If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities, please contact Cindy Watters, Senior Development Officer, at or by telephone at 517.364.3619.



A Special Thank You to Our Generous 2016 Sponsors


Presenting Sponsor 

Adventure Credit Union

 Music Sponsor
  Michigan Millers Mutual Insurance Company












Lansing Opthalmology














 Patriotic Sponsor 
 Medawar Jewelers, Frandor 
Drumline Sponsor
   Patricia Walsh
In-Kind Sponsors












  Dusty's Cellar