Book the Panther Marching Band or Panther Basketball Band

Would you like to spice up your Football Game, Marching Invitational, Alumni Event, Tailgate, Wedding or Parade with a memorable performance? Why not book the Panther Marching Band or Panther Basketball Band? The Panther Marching Band, Panther Basketball Band, or parts of the band makes many appearances throughout the year all over the state and are always a hit wherever they go.

If you are interested in booking the band, please contact R. Alan Sullivan, Interim Director of Bands & Director of Athletic Bands at:

music@eiu.edu or by phone at 217.581.3010

We also request that you adhere to and be aware of the following stipulations:

  • Contact us at least a month in advance of your function.
  • Bookings are done on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • Bookings are also dependent upon the time of year and the availability of students.
  • Holiday and summer functions are harder to commit to because school is not in session.
  • Bookings are not done until members of the band can be contacted as to their availability.
  • Costs associated with booking varies, but typically includes the cost of transportation, a meal for the band, and a donation