Saturday, Oct. 28 vs. Virginia Cavaliers

Homecoming 2023

Come celebrate 90 years of the Band of the Hour and the 40th anniversary of the first national championship!

You must be a member of the Band of the Hour Association to sit and march with the band at Homecoming. We will be wearing the green golf shirts which will be available for $25 purchase at a later time.


Meet & Greet  6-8pm  (Mayfair Hotel Rooftop, Sipsip Calypso Rum Bar)


  • Luncheon  12-2pm (Knight Center for Music Innovation)
  • Registration and Instrument Pickup  2:30-3:45pm
  • Band Practice  4:00pm
  • Hall of Fame Ceremony  5:00pm
  • Boat Burning & Fireworks  8:30pm


UM vs. Virginia  time TBD

Pre-game tailgate pep band. Sit and march with the band at the game.

Transportation to the game on the band buses will be available. Register early to secure a spot.


Color Guard Routines

Blow Hurricanes
Miami U

Hotel Information

We've secured a significantly discounted rate for the Band of the Hour at the Mayfair House Hotel & Garden in Coconut Grove. There are a limited number of rooms available at the discount rate.

To book a reservation either email or call the hotel and ask for the UM Alumni Band rate.
Email: and cc:

Call:  305-441-0000

Hotel Address:
3000 Florida Avenue
Coconut Grove, FL 33133
Email Rick Veingrad ( if you have any issues with hotel reservation.

A resort fee will show up on the reservation, however, it will NOT be charged upon checkout.