A-Day with the Million Dollar Band
REGISTRATION IS CURRENTLY CLOSED FOR THE 2022 A-DAY WITH THE MILLION DOLLAR BAND
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We’re keeping an eye on weather and will have indoor rehearsal space if needed, we will continue on with the day as normal as long as conditions permit.
REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED
Any high school student (grades 9th-12th) and MDB Alumni are invited to sit in with the current Million Dollar Band each spring at the annual A-Day spring game presented by the Alabama Football Team. Participants perform cheers and music with the current MDB members at the “Walk of Champions” ceremony as well as in the stands during the game. This a great way to get an inside look at the MDB gameday experience!
When is it?
Saturday, April 16, 2022
Schedule of Events
8:30 AM Check-in: Marching Band Rehearsal Room (1000)
9:00 AM Friends of the Million Dollar Band Meeting (1003)
10:15 AM Rehearsal – Butler Field
11:00 AM Lunch (provided) – Butler Field
12:00 PM Walk of Champions – Denny Chimes
2:00 PM Kick-off – Bryant-Denny Stadium
What is it?
“A” Day is Alabama Football’s annual spring football game.
Who is invited?
All current MDB members, any 9th-12th grader, and any MDB Alumni.
How much does it cost?
$35 for each High School student and MDB Alumni that wish to participate. Each participant will receive an A-Day t-shirt and boxed lunch.
Parents, family, and chaperones of participants have the option to pre-order boxed lunches for $15 each (max of 2 extra) at the time of registration. Refunds will not be given.
When can I register?
REGISTRATION FOR 2022 IS NOW CLOSED! Join us next April for the 2023 A-Day with the Million Dollar Band!
Do I need to buy tickets for the game?
Not at all! Admission is free to public for both the ‘Walk of Champions’ at Denny Chimes and the game.
Is the rehearsal required?
Yes, the rehearsal is required for all participants.
Do you provide instruments?
No, unfortunately we are not able to provide participants with instruments for this event. Colorguard and majorettes are not required to bring any equipment, however, you may bring a baton (majorettes) or silver poms (colorguard) to use in the stands. No flags will be allowed.
What will be included in the boxed lunch?
Ham or Turkey or Veggie Sandwich, Chips, Cookie, and a bottle of water.
What do we wear?
You will get an A-Day t-shirt, with that you will wear khaki shorts or pants. If you do not have khaki shorts or pants, you may wear jeans or shorts of your choice but remember, the game will be televised, and we want to look like a Million Dollar Band!
Please go to: UA Gameday Information for A-Day
How will we receive communication?
Once you register and receive a confirmation email, we will use the email you registered with as our primary way of contact.
Where do we get the music?
Find your instrument below! We will only play music from these cheers. Please download and print your music, we will not provide copies.
Where do parents/chaperones and family members sit?
Parent, family, and chaperone seating in the stadium will be on either side of the MDB section (S-1). Parents and chaperones of high school participants must sit in the sections surrounding the band but will not be allowed sit in the band section. We will have a huge number of participants and will need all of our band seating for those performing.
9th through 12th grade students must be registered by their parents/legal guardians and the parent/legal guardian email must be used. Parents/legal guardians must accompany their child at all times and are responsible for their child while on campus. Parents/legal guardians must sit in the section immediately beside the band at the stadium.
FRIENDS OF THE MILLION DOLLAR BAND INFORMATION
There will be a “Friends of the Million Dollar Band” membership table at Check-in for anyone wishing to learn more about the organization and wishing to join! More information about membership can be found HERE!