Participant Detials

where to go

Venue for 2019:
Plymouth Church
4126 Ingersoll Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa

Parking ramp and lot are available directly east of the church.



Saturday, December 21, 2019

10:00 AM – Registration

11:00 AM – Rehearsal

12:15 PM – Lunch*

 2:00 PM – Performance

*Lunch options:

  • There are several restaurants and fast food places within a few minute drive from the church.
  • Bring your own lunch to eat at the church.

what to bring

  • Music stand
  • Carols for a Merry TubaChristmas music book.
    This book is used year after year at every TUBACHRISTMAS location across the country. Books will be available for purchase at the registration table or can be pre-ordered through the online store. You may share music with a stand partner, but photocopies are not allowed.
  • Your instrument: tuba, sousaphone, euphonium, or baritone only (opheclieide, serpent, or helicon also welcome!)
  • A $10 tax-deductible registration fee for all participants. Each participant will receive an official 2018 TUBACHRISTMAS commemorative button.

what to wear

  • Dress is casual.
  • Santa hats and festive holiday attire or accessories are encouraged.
  • Feel free to decorate your instrument as well.
  • Official TUBACHRISTMAS hats and scarves will also be available at the registration table or through the online store.


Please let us know in advance that you will be coming. This is not required, but very helpful.  This will make sure we have enough buttons, music, chairs, etc. for everyone. You may also register at the door, but we may run out of music or buttons.


TubaChristmas Details
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