Drums of Fire on July 6th 2018-01-23T20:47:45+00:00

This is Portland and the Willamette Valley’s premiere Drum Corps International (DCI) Event!  Experience the full power and fury of drum corps at its finest… Featuring Santa Clara Vanguard, Oregon Crusaders, The Cadets, Cascades and other corps from the West… some of the best marching music groups in the world!

A Rose Festival Sanctioned Event


  • Santa Clara Vanguard – Santa Clara, CA

  • The Cadets – Allentown, PA

  • Blue Knights– Denver, CO

  • Seattle Cascades – Seattle, WA

  • The Academy – Tempe, AZ

  • Pacific Crest – Diamond Bar, CA

  • Troopers – Casper, WY

  • Columbians – Pasco, WA

  • Battalion – Salt Lake City, UT

  • Oregon Crusaders – Portland, OR (You know us. You love us.)



Event details

Location: McKenzie Stadium – Evergreen High School
14300 NE 18th St, Vancouver, WA 98684

Tickets will become available in February!


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Sponsorship Opportunities

World Class Sponsor:
We are seeking three sponsors for our world class corps – Vanguard, Cadets, Blue Knights, OC, Academy, Troopers, Pacific Crest, and Seattle Cascades.  Cost: $1500 each.

Open Class Sponsor:
We are seeking three sponsors for our open class corps – Columbians and Battalion.  Cost: $800 each.

Program Ads:
Program Ads are available in the following sizes, at the following rates:

Full Page 1/2 Page 1/4 Page Business Card
$400 $225 $150 $75

How to reserve your ad:
Complete this Program Ad Order Form per the instructions on the form.  All ad submissions are due by June 22, 2017. Advertising Chair Jeff Reddicks is ready to help answer any questions. You can email him or contact him via phone (listed on the Program Ad Order Form).

Performing Corps

Oregon Crusaders

Santa Clara Vanguard

The Cadets

Blue Knights

The Academy

Pacific Crest

Seattle Cascades




Contact our Show Chairman