This Blast contains the following news and announcements.

  • 2022 Band Day Registration NOW OPEN
  • Big Bertha Commemorative Items: T-Shirt now available!
  • Reminder: Vote for your 2022-2023 Leadership Team and Honorary Members
  • Save the Date: 3rd Annual Horns Up Golf Classic (3/6/2023)


The time has come: registration for Band Day on October 15th is now open! We are looking forward to having a normal Band Day for the first time since 2019 and celebrating together with Longhorn Band the special occasion of Big Bertha’s 100th year!!

Please click the button below to review important information about Band Day and find the link to register. Important reminders/highlights include:

You must renew your LHAB membership before registering for Band Day.

If you graduated or left LHB in 2020, 2021, or 2022, your membership dues and Band Day registration are FREE! Please be sure to register online so that we can plan for your attendance.

BBQ tickets, guest tickets, and other Band Day-related items will be available for purchase during the registration process. Guest tickets must be purchased by October 1st.

The deadline for Band Day registration is October 9th at midnight Central Time.

The Friday night rehearsal and business meeting will again be held in the stadium from 7pm to 9pm.

We will perform a special arrangement together with LHB on the field during halftime to honor Big Bertha and unveil the new Bertha II – you won’t want to miss this!

All this information and many more details can be found on our Band Day information page using the button below.

Big Bertha Commemorative Items: T-Shirt now available!

As mentioned in a previous Blast, to help commemorate this year’s special Band Day we have partnered with Unique Prints to offer special commemorative items for Big Bertha’s Centennial.

We are excited to announce the addition of a t-shirt with the centennial logo on the front! The sales window for all items (t-shirt, button, keychain, and decal) has been extended to Sunday, September 18th at 11:59pm CT.

All proceeds from the sale of these items will go to LHAB and you can choose to either have your items shipped to your home or pick them up during Band Day weekend.

Vote for your 2022-2023 Leadership Team and Honorary Members

You have until September 24th at 11:59pm CT to vote on the 2022-2023 Leadership Team and Honorary Member nominees. We appreciate your support of those who have volunteered to serve.

Join us at the 3rd Annual HORNS UP GOLF CLASSIC

This event is held to generate funds to support scholarships and endowments for the Longhorn Band student musicians. Tournament will be held at the UT Golf Club at Steiner Ranch on March 6, 2023, and before most schools have spring break. The weather should be fabulous.

Have you played the UT Golf Course at Steiner Ranch?
Are you retired, or enjoy driving golf carts in the great outdoors?
Do you enjoy visiting and meeting new golfers who support LHAB/LHB?
Would you be willing to help find sponsors of the Horns Up Golf Classic?
Are you able to lend a hand and be a part of the tournament organizing committee?
Are you associated with a law firm, insurance company, bank, IT firm?
Would the firm be willing to be a sponsor of the Horns Up Golf Classic?
Watch for emails and we’ll post to the LHAB Facebook page and LHAB website.

Tournament cost will be $300.00 per player.
Registration for the event will open soon.

Contact Kyle Walker for details at if you would like to participate.

Look forward to seeing all of you at the Horns Up Golf Classic.

Hook ’em,