2017 Session II Schedule

Session II Schedule

Band Performance Time
Hastings 7:00
Sioux Falls Roosevelt 7:15
Brookings 7:30
Lourdes 7:45
Irondale 8:00
Minnesota Brass – Exhibition 8:15
Eastview 8:30
Marshall 8:45
Sioux Falls Lincoln 9:00
Eden Prairie 9:15
Rosemount 9:30
UW Eau Claire – Exhibition 9:45
Awards 10:00


2017 Session 1 Schedule

Session I Schedule

Band Class Performance Time
Rosemount Alumi National Anthem 8:45
Luverne A 9:00
Harrisburg A 9:15
Park Center A 9:30
Blaine A 9:45
Farmington A 10:00
Andover A 10:15
Hastings A 10:30
Pipestone A 10:45
Coon Rapids A 11:00
Anoka A 11:15
UW Lacrosse College 11:30
Mitchell AA 11:45
Waseca AA 12:00
Lourdes AA 12:15
Champlin Park AA 12:30
Minnetonka AA 12:45
Break 1:00
Brookings AAA 1:15
Chippewa Falls AAA 1:30
Grand Rapids AAA 1:45
Roosevelt AAA 2:00
Awards Class A, AA, AAA 2:15
Lincoln AAAA 2:45
Irondale AAAA 3:00
Eastview AAAA 3:15
Eau Claire North AAAA 3:30
Marshall AAAA 3:45
Eden Prairie AAAA 4:00
Rosemount AAAA 4:15
NDSU College 4:30
Awards Class AAAA 4:45


Evening Guest Performances
New Orleans Marine Band – 6:45pm
UWEC Blugold Marching Band – 9:45pm
(requires a Session II ticket)

14th Annual Youth In Music Band Championships

October 13, 2018 – U.S. Bank Stadium

Session I – 
Minnesota State Championships and Class Championships.
Session II – 
Includes the winner of each class (4 bands), plus the next 6 highest scoring bands from the first session.


Reserved tickets will go on sale approximately 1 month prior to event.

Volunteer and see the show for free! Sign up here.

Youth in Music will once again be offering scholarships to graduating seniors. Scholarship applications will be available here closer to the event .

Register Your Band
To register your band for this exciting event, contact Brent Turner at brent@youthinmusic.org.

U.S. Bank Stadium – click HERE for guest information

Camera Policy
Small, non-professional, single frame “point and shoot” cameras are allowed into the venue. However, use of “professional cameras” is prohibited at YIM events unless the user has formal media credentials (photo ID from media employer) and prior written approval from Youth In Music. Tripods, monopods, “selfie sticks” and cameras with a lens longer than 6” (detachable or non-detachable) will NOT be permitted into the stadium.


Schmitt Music – Major Sponsor for 2017

Youth In Music is pleased to announce that once again Schmitt Music will be supporting the 2017 Marching Band Championships as a Major Sponsor.  Schmitt music has played a key role in supporting Youth In Music since it was established in 2005.  We are grateful for the ongoing support of the many great representatives and managers of Schmitt Music who have made a strong commitment to Youth In Music events.

On behalf of all of our student participants, scholarship award recipients and fans we would like to extend our sincere thanks to Schmitt Music.

Schmitt Music