by Andrew Wheeler, DCW staff
June 23, 2002 — Woodstock, IL . . . They filled the stands, they sat in lawn chairs on the embankment, and they even occupied the backfield stands. Fans came from seemingly everywhere to enjoy the finale of Woodstock’s annual “Dick Tracy Days” festival, and they were not disappointed. From the stands packed with fans to the lineup packed with drum corps, this show was bursting at the seams with music, pageantry and excitement.
by Kelly Bitter, DCW assistant editor
Drum Corps International Championships will return to Orlando, FL, in 2003, DCI Executive Director Dan Acheson said. The decision was announced at the June 22 show in Orlando.
Acheson said the event will be held Aug. 4-9, 2003 at the Citrus Bowl stadium, the same location as when championships were held in Orlando in 1996, ’97 and ’98. However, unlike those three years, DCI expects this return to Orlando will be a one-year event. They are currently working...
A reunion of the Silver Sabres Drum & Bugle Corps is scheduled for July 5 – 6 in Salina, KS. There will be a hog roast, lots of historical displays and they will be giving out photo IDs and selling polo shirts with the original Silver Sabres logo along with music CDs. A few members are also going to get together and play some of the corps¹ old tunes, which should sound interesting. Anyone interested in attending is welcome and can find all the details at this