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State Marching Band Contest

State Marching Band Contest

Military Contest Pilot

OCTOBER 31, 2020
Site To Be Determined

Military Contest Information
Military Contest Adjudication Sheets

Open Class Contest

NOVEMBER 2, 3, & 4 2020
Alamodome - San Antonio


Monday, November 2: 6A Prelims (Morning/Afternoon/Evening)

Tuesday, November 3: 2A Prelims (Morning) & 2A Finals (Evening)

Tuesday, November 3: 6A Finals (Afternoon)
Wednesday, November 4: 4A Prelims (Morning) & 4A Finals (Evening)

Performance schedules will be posted here by 3:00 PM on Sunday, October 25th, after all qualifying rounds have been completed on October 24th. 

Tickets & Sessions

Ticket prices at the gate will be:

  • Adult Double Session (Sessions 1/2, 2/3, or 4/5): TBD 
  • Student (Grade 7-12) Double Session (Sessions 1/2, 2/3, or 4/5): TBD
  • Adult Single Session: TBD
  • Student (Grades 7-12) Single Session: TBD
  • Students in 6th Grade and under: Free

Session 1:  6A Prelims (Monday morning/afternoon/evening)
Session 2:  2A Prelims/6A Finals (Tuesday morning/afternoon)
Session 3:  2A Finals (Tuesday evening)
Session 4:  4A Prelims (Wednesday morning/afternoon)
Session 5:  4A Finals (Wednesday evening)

Spectators are encouraged to arrive early to avoid congestion at the doors. The Box Office will open 75 minutes prior to first performance of the day and doors will open 45 minutes prior to the first performance in each session.

Tickets are available in advance throughTicketmaster. Be advised that a Ticketmaster-imposed service charge will apply.

Website: OR Phone: (800) 745-3000

Alamodome Clear Bag Policy


Media Information for Marching Band State Contest


Spectator parking will be in Lot C.  The parking fee, as set by the City of San Antonio, is $15 (cash only).  There are no re-entry privileges.  


Jolesch Enterprises has contracted with UIL to provide photography for the event. To access the Jolesch Enterprises site for photos of the event, please click here.

Live Stream

BOX5-TV powered by BOX5 Media has contracted with UIL to provide live streaming for the event. To access the BOX5 Media site for live streaming of the event, please click here


To be determined 

Future Dates:
November 1, 2, 3, 2021 - Alamodome - San Antonio
November 7, 8, 9, 2022 - Alamodome - San Antonio
November 6, 7, 8, 2023 - Alamodome - San Antonio

More information will be posted here as it becomes available.



Director Packet & Maps

To be determined

Enter SMBC

Past Contest Results