Pride of the Delta Marching Band

The Pride of the Delta Marching Band, along with the Delta Belles and the Color Guard, performs for home football games and marching band festivals throughout the state.

DSU Marching Band 2016 Camp Schedule

Dorm move-in

Tuesday August 9 2:00pm-4:00pm Drumline, Delta Belles, Colorguard Bailey Hall 108
Saturday August 13 2:00pm-4:00pm Band Bailey Hall 108
Sunday August 14 2:00pm-5:00pm Instrument/Locker Check-Out Zeigel Lobby
  5:00pm Mass Band Meeting Band Hall


Daily Camp Schedule

Monday August 15 – Friday August 19

8:00am Marching Rehearsal Rehearsal Field
11:30am Lunch Break Dining Hall
1:00pm Music Rehearsal Band Hall/TBD
3:30pm Marching Rehearsal Rehearsal Field
6:30pm Dismissal Rehearsal Field

This schedule is subject to alteration due to weather conditions, availability of facilities, the whim of the directors, or other factors as determined by the Band Staff.

DSU Bands Fall 2016 Schedule of Events

Date Event
Aug. 15 – 19 DSU Band Camp (See detailed camp schedule for more info)
Aug. 22 First Day of Fall Semester Aug. 22 – 26
Sept 1 Football –Kentucky Wesleyan/Okra Rally 5:00pm, 6:00pm Kick-off
Sept 10 Football – Texas A&M Commerce 6:00pm Kick-off
Sept 24 Football – Shorter (Pig Pickin’) 2:00pm Kick-off
Oct 1 Football – Mississippi College 6:00pm Kick-off
Oct 15 Football – West Florida (Homecoming) 2:00pm Kick-off
Oct 29 Football – North Alabama 2:00pm Kick-off
Nov 19 Football, NCAA Playoff | Round 1
Nov. 21-25 Thanksgiving Holiday Nov 26 Football, NCAA Playoff | Round 2
Nov. 28-30 Spring Wind Ensemble Auditions (These dates are subject to change)
Dec. TBA Cleveland Christmas Parade Dec 3 Football, NCAA Playoff | Quarterfinals
Dec. 10 Football, NCAA Playoff | Semifinals Dec 17 Football, NCAA DII National Championship
TBA High School Football Game @Bayou Academy (this will be on a DSU game weekend)
TBA Community performances


Important Notes

  • During Pig Pickin’, the full band will participate in the afternoon game day pep rallies (scheduled to be announced at a later date).
  • The full band will participate in all off-campus community performances
  • The band will perform at all home playoff games.
  • Please keep all Saturdays open through December 17.
  • This schedule is subject to change!