Alabama A&M Drumline
NORMAL — Drum Corps International will once again rock Alabama A&M’s Louis Crews Stadium Friday evening with sounds and performances from some of the most elite marching bands in the country.
Presented by the U.S. Army, DCI North Alabama is one in a series of more than 100 competitive events held during the DCI national summer tour.
The twelve teams come from across ten states and include: The Academy of Tempe, Ariz.; Blue Knights of Denver, Colo.; Blue Stars of La Crosse, Wis.; Cascades of Seattle, Wash.; Colts of Dubuque, Iowa; Crossmen of San Antonio, Texas; Jersey Surf of Camden County, N.J.; Madison Scouts of Madison, Wis.; Pacific Crest of Diamond Bar, Calif.; Pioneer of Milwaukee, Wis.; Spirit of Atlanta, Ga; and Troopers of Casper, Wyo.
Gates open at 5 p.m. with the first performance scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Tickets range from $25 to $35. For more information call 800-745-3000.
Folks can also catch a preview of Friday’s show stopping performances when a few of the bands participate in friendly competition with the U.S. Army.
The U.S. Army Materiel Command Brass Band and DCI teams will host a joint concert and drumline battle Thursday at the U.S. Space &Rocket Center from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in Apollo Court.
World Class Corps Crossmen from San Antonio, Texas and Troopers from Cheyenne, Wyo., will join the Army band in a free brass music concert starting at 5 p.m. and show off their skills in a drumline battle at 6 p.m.
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Ticket prices range from $25 – $35.
Groups of 20 or more receive a $5 discount on seats in the Super sections. To purchase, please call the DCI office at (317) 275-1212.
Handicap seating is available at the top of the lower sections and is offered on a general admission, first come first serve basis. Seats with chair backs are available in section 9 (row 12 and up), and sections 8 and 10 (row 13 and up).
Groups of 20-49 receive 2 comp tickets
Groups of 50-79 receive 5 comp tickets
Groups of 80-124 receive 10 comp tickets
Groups of 125 or more receive 15 comp tickets
Please call the DCI Box Office at 317.275.1212 to purchase accessible seating or group tickets.
Prices do not include handling fees.