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Tradition. Excellence.



September 25, 2016


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 Artibee, Senior Development Officer, at or by telephone at 517.364.3619.



A Special Thank You to Our Generous 2016 Sponsors


Presenting Sponsor 


Option 1 Credit Union



 Music Sponsor

  Michigan Millers Mutual Insurance Company


 Patriotic Sponsor 

 Medawar Jewelers, Frandor 


Drumline Sponsor

   Patricia Walsh


Music Sponsor

  Lansing Opthalmology