Events

Oct
24
Tue
Yankee Candle Fundraiser
Oct 24 2017 – Jan 11 2018 all-day

On behalf of KAPPA KAPPA PSI – EPSILON NU we would like to thank you for your support!

KKΨ will receive 40% profit for each item you purchase.

We hope you enjoy your shopping experience. Please share our group information with friends and family.

Thank you again for your support.

SHOP NOW (use Group # 990089759)

Dec
29
Fri
BandFest
Dec 29 @ 1:30 pm

BandFest presented by REMO will feature the outstanding bands selected to participate in the 2018 Rose Parade. Over the course of two days, each band, along with its auxiliary performers, will present the field show that has led to its success.

BANDFEST 1 – DECEMBER 29, 2017 1:30PM

  • Air Academy High School Marching Band (USAF Academy, CO)
  • Australia’s Marching Koalas (Dangar, New South Wales, Australia)
  • Banda De Música Herberto López – Colegio José Daniel Crespo (Chitré, Herrera, Republic of Panamá)
  • Homestead High School Mighty Mustang Marching Band (Cupertino, CA)
  • Pasadena City College Tournament of Roses Honor Band & Herald Trumpets (Pasadena, CA
  • Pennsbury High School “Long Orange Line” Marching Band (Fairless Hills, PA)
  • Santiago High School – The BOSS (Bands of Santiago Sharks) (Corona, CA)
  • University of Massachusetts Minuteman Marching Band (Amherst, MA)
Dec
30
Sat
UMass Alumni Social
Dec 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join fellow alumni and UMass fans for an evening of fun at the iconic Barney’s Beanery, located in West Hollywood.

Connect with fellow alumni and celebrate the UMass Minuteman Marching Band’s participation in the 2018 Rose Parade!

No cost to attend.
Enjoy complimentary appetizers; additional food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Register by December 20, and receive one ticket for a complimentary drink at the event.

This event is sponsored by the Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego Alumni Networks.

Jan
1
Mon
Tournament of Roses Parade
Jan 1 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Check local TV listings for the start of the Rose Parade (8 am PT, 11 am ET)


Rose Parade Tickets

The UMass alumni travel party will be seated in the Area 4 Grandstand at 1580 E. Colorado Blvd.

Rose Parade Travel Package

SOLD OUT

Jan
20
Sat
17th Annual Alumni Hoop Band
Jan 20 @ 1:00 pm
SAVE THE DATE! The 17th Annual Alumni Hoop Band will make BIG NOISE on January 20, 2018! Be there as the Minutemen take on A-10 rival Saint Louis at the Mullins Center! Open to all UMMB alumni!

The Deets

Annual All-Alumni Meeting 

  • Join us at the Band Building for an All-Alumni Meeting! Meet the Band Alumni Network leaders, and see where you can get involved!

UMass Basketball

  • What’s your favorite Hoop Band tune? Toto’s Africa? The Sanford & Son theme? Big Noise? Play ’em all with fellow alumni and current bandos! Participants are admitted free of charge to the game.
  • Report • 1:00 p.m.
  • Tipoff • 2:00 p.m.

Uniform

We’ll have standard Hoop Band pullovers for you to wear with blue jeans, but please also have a maroon top!

Apr
14
Sat
2nd Annual Big Band Bash
Apr 14 @ 4:40 pm – 9:30 pm

SAVE THE DATE!

We’re hosting the 2nd Annual Big Band Bash banquet for alumni & friends of the Minuteman Band!

Details & registration info

Apr
15
Sun
Concert Band
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm

Join us for the annual spring UMass Concert Band performance!

Post-Concert Reception

A reception in the George N. Parks Minuteman Marching Band Building immediately follows the concert. Refreshments will be served.