Whether your aim is performance, competition or reward for hard work, a trip to New York City delivers an experience that is second-to-none for your band or orchestra.

Give your students the memory of a lifetime playing Carnegie Hall. Challenge them to face the nation’s top young musicians in one of our regional adjudicated festivals. Take advantage of the many cultural attractions that New York has to offer, or celebrate and unwind at Six Flags Great Adventure. Broadway Life works with you to design the perfect itinerary for your students. Leave the logistics to us.

Band Tour offerings include:

The Band Tour is perfect for concert bands, marching bands, orchestras, percussion groups, and more! Broadway Life will work with you to ensure that all of the activities meet your group’s specific interests and proficiency.

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Highlights include:

  • Perform in iconic venues across New York City
  • Compete in New York regional music festivals
  • Celebrate in our parks and waterways


  • Full-Time Broadway Life Tour Manager

    Our expert tour managers are on the ground with your group from morning till night, guiding you through the city and handling all logistics.

  • Chaperones Travel Free

    Our standard quote includes one free chaperone per 20 paying guests, but this ratio can be adjusted to meet your needs.

  • No Hidden Costs

    Everything listed in your itinerary is paid-for; including all admissions to attractions, museums, and special tours.

  • 3-Star NYC Hotel (not New Jersey!)

    By staying in prime hotels in the heart of New York City, our guests skip the commute and gain time and flexibility.

  • Delicious Meals

    Each day starts with a hot buffet breakfast at the hotel and ends with a first-class dinner in the city. Lunch included upon request.

  • Broadway Shows

    We’ll help you select the ideal shows for your group, and work hard to find the best seats for your budget.

  • Band Festivals & Master Classes

    Whether your band is looking for an adjudicated competition or simply a good audience, New York City has what you’re looking for. From recital halls to world-class instruction, we’ll connect you to the The Big Apple’s thriving band and orchestra community.

  • Roundtrip Transportation

    We make getting to/from New York a piece of cake by providing reliable transportation via air, coach, or train.

  • Unlimited-Ride Metrocard

    No waiting in NYC gridlock with us! Guided by their Broadway Life tour manager, travelers move freely through the city using public transportation.

  • $500 Cash Stipend

    A $500 stipend is our token of thanks to the group leader for organizing a trip with us.

  • Traveler Protection Insurance (optional)

    Broadway Life is fully insured for Professional Liability and we also offer optional Travel Insurance for additional peace of mind.

*Because all itineraries are custom-built to suit the needs of each group, tour inclusions may differ from this list.