Corps, Fans Make Most Of Rainy Season Opener
Despite heavy rain and lightning before the show, the Drum Corps International competitive season opener on Friday, June 19 in Rockford, Ill., entertained parents and drum corps fans with a standstill concert.
The DCI Tour event Show of Shows was held at Boylan High School and is the “home show” of the Rockford-based Phantom Regiment.
After postponing the event during heavy thunderstorms resulting in slick field conditions, officials decided to hold a standstill concert in the stadium. Even after waiting through delays and braving the weather, by the time the corps took the field, cheering fans still filled the stands.
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