The Grand Valley State University Laker Marching Band, known fondly as the Pride of the Midwest, represents GVSU and supporting the Laker Football team through energetic and entertaining performances on and off the field.
As one of the most diversified and visible organizations on campus, the Laker Marching Band is composed of students who represent over 50 different degree plans.
The Laker Marching Band:
- Provides students with an opportunity to create lasting friendships, develop a work ethic that enhances their academic experience, and perform before appreciative and knowledgeable fans.
- Is composed of more than 220 student performers, including musicians, color guards, and twirlers.