Regionals – July/August 2010

Regional Marching Band Events

A listing of marching events: major competitions, shows and conferences, by region. From July to August 2010.


Drum Corps International

July 2—San Diego, CA—Corps at the Crest-Vista
July 2—Salem, OR—Drums of Fire
July 3—Walnut, CA—Corps at the Crest
July 3—Hillsboro, OR—Portland Summer Music Games
July 4—Pasadena, CA—DCI at Americafest 2010
July 5—Riverside, CA—Western Corps Connection
July 5—Tri Cities, WA—Drums Along the Columbia
July 6—Boise, ID—2010 Boise Summer Music Games
July 7—Ogden, UT—Corps Encore
July 9—Loveland, CO—Drums Along the Rockies-Loveland
July 10—Denver, CO—Drums Along the Rockies
July 10—Fremont, CA—California State Open
July 11—Dublin, CA—Loudest Show on Earth
July 16—Corona, CA—Dream Invitational
July 17—Paramount, CA—So-Cal Classic
July 18—Mesa, AZ—Southwest Corps Connection II


Drum Corps International

July 1—Oswego, IL—Festival of Brass
July 2—Cedarburg, WI—Rotary Music Festival
July 3—Michigan City, IN—Pageant of Drums
July 6—Boise, ID—2010 Boise Summer Music Games
July 6—Metamora, IL—River City Rhapsody-Metamora
July 7—Dublin, OH—Emerald City Artistry in Motion
July 9—Akron, OH—Innovations in Brass
July 10—Kalamazoo, MI—DCI Kalamazoo
July 11—Naperville, IL—Cavalcade of Brass
July 12—Fairfield, OH—Summer Music Games in Cincinnati
July 13—Hutchinson, KS—Allstate Starlite Drum-O-Rama
July 13—Carmel, IN
July 14—TBA Northern, IL
July 14—Omaha, NE—Drums Across Nebraska
July 15—Sioux Falls, SD—Sioux Empire Spectacular
July 16—La Crosse, WI—River City Rhapsody-La Crosse
July 17—Minneapolis, MN—DCI Minnesota
July 18—Rockford, IL—Show of Shows
July 18—West Des Moines, IA—Summer Showdown
July 19—Wichita, KS—Drums Across Kansas
July 19—Kansas City, MO
July 31—DeKalb, IL
Aug 1—Paw Paw, MI—Drum Corps in the Village
Aug 2—Centerville, OH—Soaring Sounds 30
Aug 2—Rice Lake, WI
Aug 3—Masillon, OH—Pro Football Hall of Fame
Enshrinement Festival Drum Corps Competition
Aug 4—Eau Claire, WI—Drums on the Chippewa
Aug 6—Greendale, WI—Music on the March
Aug 7—Belding, MI—Silk City Rhythms
Aug 8—Dubuque, IA—Music on the March 2
Aug 8—Dayton, OH—The Dayton Summer Classic
Aug 9—Toledo, OH—Summer Showcase
Aug 10—Michigan City, IN—DCI World Championships
Open Class Quarterfi nals
Aug 12-14—Indianapolis, IN—DCI World Championships


Aug 6—Indianapolis, IN—Indiana State Fair Band Day


Drum Corps international

July 2—Bristol, RI—Summer Music Preview
July 3—Lynn, MA—The Beanpot Invitational
July 5—Bridgeport, CT—Bridgeport Drums
July 6—Chambersburg, PA—Music in Motion
July 8—Pittsburgh, PA—Three Rivers Summer Music Games
July 16—Brockton, MA—Saturday Night Lights
July 17—Groton, CT—Drum Corps on the Thames
July 18—Manchester, NH—Fiesta De Musica
Aug 3-4—Erie, PA—Lake Eerie Fanfare
Aug 5—Rome, NY—Drums Along the Mohawk
Aug 5—West Chester, PA—Music in Motion
Aug 6-7—Allentown, PA—DCI Eastern Classic
Aug 6—Lawrence, MA—East Coast Classic
Aug 8—Clifton, NJ—Music in Motion-New Jersey
Aug 8—Buffalo, NY—Drums Along the Waterfront


Drum Corps International

July 19—TBA Western, TX
July 20—Edmond, OK—DCI Central Oklahoma
July 20—Van Buren, AR—Battle on the Border VI
July 21—Broken Arrow, OK—Drums of Summer
July 21—Abilene, TX
July 22-23—Dallas, TX—DCI Dallas Presented by North Texas Festival of Drums and Bugles
July 22-23—Houston, TX—DCI Houston Presented by THE exSIGHTment of SOUND
July 24-25—San Antonio, TX—DCI Southwestern
July 24—Warrenton, VA—Drums Corps in Northern Virginia
July 26—Lafayette, LA—Drums Across Cajun Field
July 26—Denton, TX—Red River Thunder
July 27—Ocean Springs, MS—Mississippi Sound Spectacular
July 28—Hattiesburg, MS—DCI Southern Mississippi
July 29—Gadsden, AL—DCI Gadsden Presented by Alabama Battle of the Brass
July 29—TBA, KY
July 29—Milton, FL—Sounds of the South
July 30—Murfreesboro, TN—Pearl Presents The Masters of the Summer Music Games
July 31—Atlanta, GA—DCI Atlanta Southeastern Championship Presented by Lake Oconee and Greene County, GA
Aug 1—Rock Hill, SC—NightBEAT
Aug 2—Sevierville, TN—Drums Across America
Aug 3—Salem, VA—The Summer Music Games of
Southwest Virginia
Aug 4—Fairfax, VA—Drum Corps in Fairfax


July 4—Washington, D.C.—National Independence Day Parade
July 18-20—Nashville, TN—Summer NAMM
July 25-28—San Antonio, TX—Texas Bandmasters Association Convention/Clinic

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