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2019 European Music Games Finals Sections 113 And 114 Sold Out

Ticket sales for the European Music Games Finals is now well in motion! The sections 113 and 114 are sold out and section 314 is well on his way. Now is the right time to ensure the best seats, so book your tickets now! Tickets are available at www.drumcorpseurope.org/tickets Groups from 25 persons on, will […]

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Passing Of Rachel Ann Abendschein

Rachel Ann Abendschein, 15, of Tavares, passed away suddenly on July 31, 2019. She was born on October 31, 2003 to Michael D. and Amber Jo Abendschein (nee Van Besien). Rachel was a member of the Tavares Middle School Color Guard, the Tavares Middle School Patriot Band and Impact Drum and Bugle Corps from Orlando […]

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2019 World Drum Corps Hall Of Fame Scholarships

The World Drum Corps Hall of Fame (WDCHOF) will award scholarships worth $1,000 in total in Williamsport, Pennsylvania on Friday, August 30. Alexander C. Hlywa of Southbury, Connecticut and Anthony T. Dioguardi of Marlton, New Jersey will each receive a $500 award during the Hall of Fame’s annual banquet and induction ceremony. WDCHOF President Richard […]

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New 2019 DCE Championships Package Deals, Program Book

Drum Corps Europe has blocked 165 hotel rooms in Enschede. In order to give fans more choice in booking them, Drum Corps Europe introduces new package deals: hotel room + premium seat single hotel rooms (without a ticket) The package deals are available now.

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Amerigo “Riggie” Laus, 1926-2019

A funeral service was held in St. Charles Lwanga Parish, Mother of God Counsel Church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania the morning of Friday, June 28 for World Drum Corps Hall of Fame member Amerigo “Riggie” Laus, who passed away June 24 at age 93 after suffering from pneumonia. He was inducted into the World Drum Corps […]

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2019 Wilf Blum Memorial Youth Scholarship Winner

The 2019 winner of the $800 Wilf Blum Memorial Youth Music Scholarship award Sierra Olsthoorn, who will start her Bachelor in Music degree program at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo in September, is already a music teacher, award winning athlete and participant in high level sessions involving politics, environmental and human rights issues. Preston Scout […]

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2019 Saints Showcase Columbus Drum Corps Show

The Columbus Saints Drum and Bugle Corps is excited to announce the return of the Saints Showcase, an all-ages marching competition. The event will be held on July 20th, 2019 at Watkins Memorial High School in Pataskala, OH. The excitement begins at 7:00 pm. Ticket prices start at $7 each. This year’s competing ensembles are […]

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Preston Scout House Building Closed And Locked

The 80-year relationship between Preston Scout House Band and its home building ended on June 1 with Scouts Canada closing and locking the doors of the historic Preston Scout House building on Queenston Road as required by the terms for withdrawing from the lease. Preston Scout House Band Inc. and other community groups have had […]

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Stolen Columbus Saints Equipment Recovered

The Columbus Saints Drum and Bugle Corps was notified by the Franklin County Sherrif’s Office on Wednesday, May 15 that the ensemble’s stolen trailer had been recovered and was impounded. The Corps took possession of the trailer on May 17th from the Columbus Police, shortly after talks with the insurance company on reimbursement had broken […]

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Scout House Presentation At Cambridge City Hall

Representatives of all five Preston Scout House Band Inc. member groups participated in a performance and presentation at Cambridge City Hall on May 21, to thank city council for continuing financial support and to update councillors on Scout House community activities. Council recently approved a $4,000 grant to Scout House, continuing a tradition of support […]

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