A-Z Index

2023 Season Schedule

*schedule is subject to change*

Date Event Time/Location
Aug. 12-20 Preseason Camps See schedule
Aug. 18 Dress Rehearsal & Performance: Freshman Convocation TBA
Aug. 21 Classes & daily rehearsals begin, continue weekly* 4:10-5:15 p.m., Lot 62
Sept. 7 (Thurs) Northwest vs. Emporia State 7 p.m.^ (game time),
Bearcat Stadium
Sept. 23 Northwest vs. Lincoln (Family Weekend, Alumni Band)^ 1:30 p.m.^ (game time),
Bearcat Stadium
Sept. 30 Exhibition Performance: Clarinda Band Jamboree Time TBA
Clarinda High School (Clarinda, IA)
Oct. 7 Northwest vs. Central Oklahoma^ 1:30 p.m.^ (game time),
Bearcat Stadium
Oct. 20 (Fri) Walk-out Day (no classes; possible morning rehearsal) TBA
Oct. 21 Homecoming Parade (early morning report time) 8 a.m.
Oct. 21 Northwest vs. Pittsburg State (Homecoming)^ 2 p.m.^ (game time),
Bearcat Stadium
Nov. 11 Northwest vs. Nebraska-Kearney (Senior Day)^ 1:30 p.m.^ (game time),
Bearcat Stadium
Nov. 18 NCAA First Round†^ TBA
Nov. 25 NCAA Second Round†^ TBA
Dec. 2 NCAA Quarterfinals†^ TBA
Dec. 9 NCAA Semifinals†^ TBA
Dec. 16 NCAA National Championship†^ TBA,
McKinney ISD Stadium (McKinney, Texas)

All events on this calendar are required for the members of the Bearcat Marching Band.

*Daily rehearsals are held Monday-Friday, 4:10-5:15 p.m.

^Mandatory game day dress rehearsal. Report time TBA.

Participation in playoff and National Championship games is dependent on the success of the football team. These events are required.