Director Update

End-Of Season Survey

In the coming week, keep an eye out for the 2019 end-of-season survey. This is an opportunity for Directors to share thoughts and feedback on operations, judges and logistics for improvement. Please take time to participate and complete.

New Executive Board Secretary

We’re pleased to announce the return of Jessi Foell to the NSC Executive Board as Secretary, filling the vacated role most recently held by Andy Combites. We thank Andy for stepping in during the 2019 season and appreciate his willingness to balance that responsibility with his role as Chief Judge. Jessi Foell was appointed into the role because of her extensive background and history as NSC Secretary. You can reach her at

Adding Fall Marching Band Schedule to NSC Website

There will be many updates and improvements to over the coming weeks, one of which includes the addition of the Fall Marching Band schedule. As we look to establish our website as a go-to resource and draw the attention of Band Directors and marching arts enthusiasts to our Circuit, this addition is a natural step in adding valuable content. Be sure to visit to find a show near you!

2020 Season Schedule

The 2020 season schedule has been confirmed. Please review the identified list of 5 available dates when planning your home shows. Each “Available” date includes afternoon and evening show options.

02/01  Premiere
02/08  Available
02/15  Indianapolis Regional
02/22  Available
02/29  Chicago Regional
03/07  Available
03/14  Available
03/21  Available
03/28  NSC Championships

03/31 – 04/04  WGI Championships

Show Host Sign-up

Show host sign-up will be available on Thursday, August 1, 2019. An email with registration link will be emailed at 10am. Be sure to review the season schedule and plan accordingly.

Fall General Membership Meeting

Mark your calendars! The Fall General Membership meeting will be Sunday, October 13th, 11am at Eden Prairie High School. This meeting is mandatory for all unit directors who wish to participate in the 2020 season, so please make every effort to attend or send a representative in your place. If for any reason you’re unable to attend, please notify Jessi Foell.