2018 Session I Schedule

Session I Schedule

Band  Class Performance Time
Hudson Exhibition 9:00
Mukwonago A 9:15
Lakeville South A 9:30
Harrisburg A 9:45
Park Center A 10:00
Blaine A 10:15
Andover A 10:30
Pipestone A 10:45
Coon Rapids A 11:00
Anoka A 11:15
Break 11:30
Chippewa Falls AA 11:45
Mitchell AA 12:00
Farmington AA 12:15
Minnetonka AA 12:30
Hastings AA 12:45
Champline Park AA 1:00
Lourdes AA 1:15
A, AA Awards 1:30
Brookings AAA 2:00
Grand Rapids AAA 2:15
Roosevelt AAA 2:30
Millard North AAAA 2:45
SF Lincoln AAAA 3:00
Irondale AAAA 3:15
Marshall AAAA 3:30
Eastview AAAA 3:45
Eden Prairie AAAA 4:00
Rosemount AAAA 4:15
NDSU College 4:30
AAA, AAAA Awards 4:45


Evening Guest Performances
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 – 9am (Gates and Box Office open at 8am)
Session I Placements
Scores will be posted after the last announcements for Session II

Minnesota State Championships and Class Championships.
Session II – 7pm (Gates open at 6pm)
Includes the winner of each class (4 bands), plus the next 6 highest scoring bands from the first session.

Session II Schedule

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

Reserved tickets are now on sale at https://youthinmusic.org/tickets/ 

Separate tickets are required for each session. Reserved tickets are $30 each.

General Admission tickets will be available for purchase at the box office the day of the show. Again, separate tickets are required for each session. General admission tickets are priced as follows:

Adult General Admission $25.00
*Student/Senior/Accessible General Admission $15.00

    *Children 5 and under, free in general admission.
    *Student pricing ages 6 to 18, or college student with valid student ID
    *Senior pricing 55+ with ID

Group general admission tickets are offered at a discounted price. Must purchase 20+ tickets per session. Offer only valid until Oct 10, 2018. Contact tickets @youthinmusic.org

Live streaming of Youth in Music will not be available this year.

Youth in Music will once again be offering scholarships to graduating seniors. Scholarship applications are now closed.

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 2018

Youth In Music is pleased to announce that once again Schmitt Music will be supporting the 2018 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