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The Panther Marching Band include students from nearly every discipline on the campus of Eastern Illinois University. The band is known for its sound and spirit, energizing audiences throughout the Midwest. The PMB regularly supports many local and regional events and are privileged to be an important part of EIU and Charleston, IL.

Whether before, during or after the game, the Panther Marching Band strives to support its team, entertain its fans, and promote the university.

Come be a part of this exciting organization! Get more information here


2017 Pre-Season Week Registration

Be a part of the 2017 Panther Marching Band Family! Registration for Pre-Season Week is now open. Follow the link below:

2017 Pre-Season Week Registration

Pre-Season Week takes place Aug.13-19 and is mandatory for all Panther Marching Band Members. 

2017 Color Guard and Drumline Auditions have taken place. There is no audition for woodwind and brass players. 

Questions? Visit our Frequently Asked Questions Page or email Dr. Benjamin Druffel, Director of Athletic Bands at bjdruffel@eiu.edu


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