Huskie Marching Band plays the Convo

Published: Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 5:30 a.m. CDT

The Huskie Marching Band will present its annual year-end concert Friday at the Northern Illinois University Convocation Center in DeKalb.

The marching band, drumline, colorguard and Silverettes will perform highlights from the marching shows throughout the year, as well as favorite songs and cheers heard during the game. Look for special routines from the colorguard and the Silverettes, as well as the drumline. The concert will start at 7:30 p.m., doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Tickets cost $5 for adults and $1 for students with a student ID. Tickets can be purchased at the NIU Convocation Center box office, all Ticketmaster Outlets,, or by phone at 800-745-3000.

To enjoy the exciting sounds of the band anytime, contact the VCB Bookstore to order a copy of the latest CD release from the Pride of the Midwest, the Huskie Marching Band. The disc, released in April 2011, is titled, “New Look Huskies.” Three other CDs from the Huskie Marching Band are available at VCB as well, “Old Dog, New Tricks,” “Forward, Together Forward” and “The Pride of the Midwest.” For more information, visit or call 815-758-0613.

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