List of ALL Marching Bands in Alabama (College & High School)

Below you can find our comprehensive list of every marching band in the state of Alabama. College/University bands will be listed separately from high school bands. You will find the city where the band is located, the name of the school, a link to their social accounts, and the size of the band (if we have that info).

Note: If you have any information that could help us add to or update this list, please contact us.

Alabama is home to one of the most famous and largest marching bands in the country.

Spotlight: University of Alabama Million Dollar Band

The University of Alabama’s Million Dollar Marching Band performs in front of millions of people every year. This sensational organization has been a part of the University of Alabama for over 100 years.

The band made up of 400 members who are students at the university, has a very diverse membership. Students in the band are majoring in almost every subject on campus. The band is the largest student group at the university and is very popular with the student body.

The band has won awards and has been invited to perform at events all over the United States. Most recently, they performed at the college football national championship. The band performs at football games and other important events at the University of Alabama. If you want to join the band, you can find information about auditions on their website.

List of College Marching Bands in Alabama

First up is our complete list of college and university marching bands ordered by the city where they reside. We have researched to find out when they were established and the average number of members in each band. Also, include any social media profiles they have.

CityUniversity NameBand Name & Website LinkYear Founded# of MembersColor Guard or Dance TeamSocial Media Page
AuburnAuburn UniversityAuburn University Band1897380Tiger Eyes Visual Ensemble (Tiger Eyes) Flags, Majorettes, DancersFacebook page (Unofficial)



BirminghamUniversity of Alabama at BirminghamMarching Blazers1994200+Blazerettes, Majorettes, ColorguardFacebook


FairfieldMiles CollegeThe Purple Marching Machine1949200+Facebook (Booster Club)
FlorenceUniversity of North AlabamaPride of Dixie Marching Band1949250UNA Color Guard | FacebookFacebook


HomewoodSamford UniversitySamford Marching Bulldogs70-100Danceline Majorette & Color GuardFacebook

HuntsvilleAlabama A&M UniversityMaroon and White Band1890Color GuardFacebook

JacksonvilleJacksonville State UniversityJSU Marching Southerners1956500Marching Ballerinas (Dancers)Facebook

LivingstonUniversity of West AlabamaUWA Marching Band80Facebook

MobileUniversity of South AlabamaJaguar Marching Band2009250Jaguar Color GuardFacebook
MobileUniversity of MobileRam Corps (Not a Marching Band)25-30N/AFacebook


MontgomeryAlabama State UniversityMarching Hornets210Ladies of Distinction (color guard),

Stingettes (dancers)



MontgomeryFaulkner UniversityMarching Eagles201040-50YesFacebook
MontgomeryHuntingdon CollegeThe Marching Scarlet and Grey2006Facebook


TroyTroy UniversitySound of the South1939350Facebook
TuscaloosaStillman CollegeBlue Pride Marching Band1955120Facebook

TuscaloosaUniversity of AlabamaMillion Dollar Band1912400CrimsonettesFacebook
TuskegeeTuskegee UniversityThe Marching Crimson Piper Band1894YouTube

List of High School Marching Bands in Alabama

City High School NameName of Band with LinkSocial Media
AlbertvilleAlbertville High SchoolAggie BandFacebook
ArabArab High SchoolArab High School BandFacebook
ArdmoreArdmore High SchoolArdmore High School Marching TigersFacebook
AttallaEtowahBlue Devil Music DepartmentFacebook
AuburnAuburn High SchoolAuburn BandsFacebook
BessemerOak Grove High SchoolOak Grove Highschool BandFacebook
BirminghamShade Valley High School
CentervilleBibb County High SchoolPurple Pride Marching BandFacebook
CullmanCullman High SchoolBearcat BandFacebook
DaphneDaphne High SchoolThe Sound of the Eastern ShoreFacebook
DecaturAustin High SchoolAustin High Band
EnterpriseEnterprise High SchoolBig Blue BandFacebook
FairhopeFairhope High SchoolBuccaneer Marching BandFacebook
FlorenceFlorence Academy of Fine ArtsFlorence Academy Marching Band
FoleyFoley High SchoolMighty Band from Lion and LandFacebook
GadsenGadsen City High SchoolTitan BandFacebook
GardendaleGardendale High SchoolGardendale High Marching BandTwitter
GreenvilleGreenville High SchoolGreenville Tiger Pride BandFacebook
GrissomGrissom High SchoolGrissom High Marching BandFacebook
Harvest Sparkman High SchoolSparkman BandFacebook
HaleyvilleHaleyville High SchoolHaleyville High Marching BandFacebook
HomewoodHomewood High SchoolPatriot Marching BandFacebook
HooverHoover High SchoolHoover High BandFacebook
MadisonJames Clemens High SchoolJames Clemens Marching BandFacebook
MobileBaker High School Baker High School BandFacebook
NorthportTuscaloosa County High SchoolTuscaloosa County BandFacebook
Smith stationSmith Station High SchoolSmith Station High BandFacebook
SouthsideSouth Side High SchoolThe Pride of the SouthsideFacebook
TrussvilleHewitt Trussville High SchoolHusky Marching BandFacebook

Fun Trivia Questions About & Uniques facts about Marching Bands in Alabama:

If you are looking to spice up your next social gathering for your band group use these fun trivia questions to see how much your group knows about marching bands in the state of Alabama!

Q: Which Marching Band played at the 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship?

A: University of Alabama Million Dollar Marching Band

Q: Which Alabama University Band offers a $2100 yearly scholarship to its color guard members?

A: The University of Southern Alabama! All members of the Jaguar Marching Band receive a scholarship of $2100 per year that can be renewed. The scholarship increases by $200 for each year of service to the JMB, up to a maximum of four years. There are no costs to join the JMB, such as dues, fees, or fundraising. All equipment is provided for the members.

Q: Which Marching Band in Alabama has a flagline, dancers, and majorettes as part of their auxiliary groups?

A: Auburn University Tiger Eyes visual ensemble has one of the most diverse auxiliary groups in the state.

Q: Which University Marching Band is one of the only to include concert tubas in their marching membership?

A: Jacksonville state University Marching Band (JSU Marching Southerners) are one of the only marching bands to include concert tubas.

Note: Have more fun trivia we should add, or pictures of your band you would like us to include in this article? Send us an e-mail! [email protected]

We hope this article has been helpful and informative for you in your musical journey. Please let us know if there is anything that we could add or change to make this article a better resource for our readers.
Please e-mail us at: [email protected] to let us know how we are doing!

Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. We only recommend high-quality products that are used and recommended by real musicians. If you use these links to buy something we earn a small commission.