Regionals – May/June 2009

Regional Marching Band Events

A listing of marching events: major competitions, shows and conferences, by region. From May to July 2009.

West

Drum Corps International

June 20—Walnut, CA—Corps at the Crest
June 21—Riverside, CA—Western Corps Connection
June 23—Rio Rancho, NM—Drums Along the Sandias
June 24—Glendale, AZ—Southwest Corps Connection
June 26—Clovis, CA—Mid Cal Tour of Champions
June 27—Stanford, CA—DCI West
June 28—Stockton, CA—Moonlight Classic
July 2—Bakersfield, CA
July 2—Eugene, OR—Drums of Fire
July 3—Santa Barbara, CA—Brass Along the Beach at UCSB
July 3—Hillsboro, OR—Portland Summer Music Games
July 4—Pasadena, CA—DCI at Americafest 2009
July 5—San Diego, CA—Corps at the Crest-Vista
July 6—Tri Cities, WA—Drums Along the Columbia: A DCI Northwest Classic
July 7—TBA, ID
July 8—Ogden, UT—Corps Encore
July 10—Windsor, CO—Drums Along the Rockies Windsor Edition
July 11—Denver, CO—Drums Along the Rockies
July 11—Long Beach, CA—So Cal Classic
July 12—Los Angeles, CA—Drums Along the Pacific
July 18—San Jose, CA—California State Open
July 19—Dublin, CA—Loudest Show on Earth

Miscellaneous

July 13-18—Tucson, AZ—National Baton Twirling Association Championships

 

 

Midwest

Drum Corps International

June 19—Rockford, IL—Show of Shows
June 20—Stillwater, MN—Drum Beauty
June 21—Menomonie, WI—Drums Along the Red Cedar
June 22—Mankato, MN—The Thunder of Drums
June 23—Dublin, OH—Emerald City Summer Music Games
June 25—Toledo, OH—Glassmen All Star Review
June 25—Des Moines, IA
June 26—Normal, IL—DCI Central Illinois
June 27—Naperville, IL—Cavalcade of Brass
June 28—Madison, WI—Drums on Parade
June 28—Decatur, IN—Waves of Thunder
June 30—Dubuque, IA—Music on the March
July 1—South Milwaukee, WI—Spectacle of Music
July 2—Vicksburg, MI—Legends Drum Corps Preview
July 3—Cedarburg, WI—Rotary Music Festival
July 5—Michigan City, IN—Pageant of Drums
July 6—Fairfi eld, OH—Summer Music Games in Cincinnati
July 13—Hutchinson, KS—Drums Across Kansas Presents Starlite Drum-O-Rama
July 25—Omaha, NE
July 27—South Lyon, MI—Motor City Music Tune-Up
July 27—Eau Claire, WI—Drums on the Chippewa
July 29—Belding, MI—Silk City Rhythms
July 29—Centerville, OH—Soaring Sounds 30
July 30—Columbus, OH—Artistry in Motion
July 30—Greendale, WI—Music on the March
July 31—Dubuque, IA—Music on the March 2
July 31—Paw Paw, MI—Drum Corps in the Village

Miscellaneous
June 22-27—Normal, IL—Music For All Summer Symposium
June 28—Alexandria, MN—Vikingland Band Festival

 

 

Northeast

Drum Corps International
June 19—Chambersburg, PA—Music in Motion
June 22—Pittsburgh, PA—Three Rivers Summer Music Games
June 27—Brockton, MA—Saturday Night Lights
June 29—Erie, PA—Lake Eerie Fanfare
June 30—Rome, NY—Drums Along the Mohawk
July 1—Ft. Edward/Glens Falls, NY—Adirondack Drums
July 2—Beverly, MA—The Beanpot Invitational
July 3—Bristol, RI—Summer Music Preview
July 6—Jackson, NJ—Music in Motion-Central Jersey
July 11—Groton, CT—Drum Corps on the Thames
July 12—Manchester, NH—Fiesta De Musica
July 30—West Chester, PA
July 31—Lawrence, MA—East Coast Classic
July 31-Aug. 1—Allentown, PA—DCI Eastern Classic

Miscellaneous

May 21-22—Gorham, ME—Maine Music Educators Association
May 28-30—Storrs, CT—CBDNA National Collegiate Marching and Athletic Band Symposium

 

South

Drum Corps International

June 20—Annapolis, MD—DCI Salutes America
June 23—Sioux Falls, SD—Sioux Empire Spectacular
July 7—Chesapeake, VA—Tidewater Summer Music Games
July 7—Kingsport, TN—The Royal Showdown
July 9—Columbia, SC—FirstBEAT
July 10—Valdosta, GA—Sounds of the South
July 11—Orlando, FL—DCI Orlando
July 13—Ft. Walton Beach, FL—Emerald Coast Classic
July 14—Broken Arrow, OK—Drums of Summer
July 14—Ocean Springs, MS—Mississippi Sound Spectacular
July 15—Edmond, OK—DCI Central Oklahoma
July 16-17—Dallas, TX—DCI Dallas Presented by North Texas Festival of Drums and Bugles
July 16-17—Houston, TX—DCI Houston Presented by THE exSIGHTment of SOUND
July 18—San Antonio, TX—DCI Southwestern Championship
July 19—Denton, TX—Red River Thunder
July 20—Lafayette, LA—Drums Across Cajun Field
July 21—Van Buren, AR—Battle on the Border VI
July 21—Monroe, LA—Battle on the Bayou
July 22—Hattiesburg, MS—DCI Southern Mississippi
July 23-24—Murfreesboro, TN—Pearl Presents The Masters of the Summer Music Games
July 24—Gadsden, AL—DCI Gadsden Presented by Alabama Battle of the Brass
July 25—Atlanta, GA—DCI Atlanta Southeastern Championship Presented by Lake Oconee & Greene County, GA
July 26—Charlotte, NC—NightBEAT
July 27—Charleston, WV—Drums Across the Tri-State
July 27—Salem, VA—The Summer Music Games of Southwest Virginia
July 27—Sevierville, TN—Drums Across America
July 28—Richmond, KY—Drums Across the Bluegrass
July 29—Fairfax, VA—Drum Corps in Fairfax

Tradeshows
July 17-19—Nashville, TN—Summer NAMM
July 26-29—San Antonio, TX—Texas Bandmasters Association Convention/Clinic

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