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Band Day will be held on September 10, 2022

Online Reservation & Payment
Step One - Online Reservation:


If you have paid already but forgot to fill out the reservation form please email Kirk Weaver @

SPECIAL NOTE:  In order to participate in this event, each student must be pre-registered. We cannot accept walk-up participants on the day of the event, due to logistical concerns and limited facilities.  

Step Two - Credit Card Payment: 

$25 Event Fee is due by Saturday, September 10, 2022. Payment will need to be made with a credit card using the Iris payment system linked below. 

Iris Payment Portal

Please note: The Iris system does allow for multiple registrants to be paid on one account.

Check Payment is only authorized for High Schools/Band Boosters who need to pay for their students.

Band Directors registering their students for check payment: Please indicate whether you will be sending a check in the mail or providing a check on the day of the event in the regisration form.

WE CANNOT ACCEPT CASH PAYMENTS FOR THIS EVENT.  CREDIT CARD PAYMENT ONLY (with the exemption of High Schools/Booster Clubs that have to pay by check). 

Iris Payment Portal Information:

New To IRIS?

If this is your first time using the IRIS system, you will first need to create an account using an email address and password.

Once you have created your account, you will be able to input your attendee(s) information and make payment.

To access the payment portal please click the following Iris Payment Portal Link. If the system asks you to enter a code, the code is JMUBD22.

Already Have An IRIS Account?

If you already have an IRIS account you can use your same account (email address and password). If prompted for a code use JMUBD22.

If you have forgotten your password, you can reset it using the “Forgot Your Password?” link.


All Band Day PARTICIPANTS & DIRECTORS will receive free admission to the game.  However, parents, family, and friends will need to purchase general admission tickets for the game.  

Itinerary For Band Day 2022
Directions & Parking

To get to campus from I-81:

  • Take EXIT 245 (Port Republic Road)
  • From the South, turn LEFT at the top of the off-ramp onto Port Republic Road.
  • From the North, turn RIGHT at the top of the off-ramp onto Port Republic Road.
  • Turn RIGHT onto South Main Street.
  • Turn LEFT onto Warsaw Avenue and proceed to the Warsaw Parking Deck.
    • GPS Address: 57 Warsaw Avenue, Harrisonburg, VA 22801

The 2022 JMU Band Day music selection is Bill Chase’s Get It On.  This is a JMU and MRD tradition – you can download your part (PDF) from the Band Day website.  When printing, you may have to shrink the size to fit into your flip folder if you choose to use one. 

Wind & Percussion:

Download your part for Get It On below:

NOTE: MUSIC DOES NOT HAVE TO BE MEMORIZED.  However, if you choose to use music, please bring the necessary flip folder/lyre to accommodate. 

Color Guard - Choreography Videos:

Information for Students
Information for Parents

Download the Event Information Sheet (PDF)

TICKET REMINDER: All parents, family, friends, and guests need to pay for game day tickets. Purchase Tickets

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