The Fresno State Bulldog Marching Band
is an NCAA Division-I collegiate marching band in the Mountain West Conference that performs at all Fresno State home football games and various other events on campus and in the community. Director of Athletic Bands, Steve McKeithen, leads the BMB to continue its storied tradition of excellence. The group takes pride in being the largest and most diverse student organization on campus. In addition to supporting Fresno State Athletics, the BMB hosts the annual Sierra Cup Classic and Sierra Cup Classic Indoor competitions, and Fresno State Band Day. In the last decade, the band has performed in the Rose Parade, St. Patrick's Day Parade in Dublin, Ireland, at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), NFL games, and much more. Wherever it goes, the Best Band in the West proves itself as a relentless source of energy, enthusiasm, and entertainment as the loud and the proud soundtrack of the Red Wave.
Go 'Dogs, feed the band!
- Oct 14, 2023, 12:00 PM – 10:00 PMFresno, 1620 E Bulldog Ln, Fresno, CA 93740, USAThe Sierra Cup Classic is an independent high school marching band field show competition, hosted at the Valley Children's Stadium by the Bulldog Marching Band. Each year the Bulldog Marching Band gives an exhibition performance of one of their shows from the current season.
General Course Information
Course Name & Times
Attendance is required at all official BMB events. Conflicts must be pre-approved by Mr. McKeithen
These events include:
BMB Camp (summer band camp) in mid-August
Regular class time rehearsals
Game Day rehearsals and performances
Travel to away games if necessary
Travel to a Bowl Game (depending on season outcome)
Various other performances on campus and in the community
Music 103MB & Music 118BW
Monday: 3:00pm - 4:50pm
Wednesday: 7:00pm - 8:50pm
Friday: 3:00pm - 5:50pm