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Drum Corps World Championships in Indianapolis
August 6-10, 2014

This is your one stop for everything you need to know about the upcoming DCI World Championships in Indianapolis, Indiana.

PLEASE NOTE: this year, there is another large event taking place in Indy besides DCI. Hotel rooms will be scarce if you wait too long to book.

You can purchase your DCI World Championships tickets; reserve your Indy hotel room; and purchase your ticket to our annual end of year celebration banquet here. (If ticket & hotel information not listed - then it's past the deadline and not available through us anymore).


End of Season Celebration Brunch

Join us for the Phantom Regiment end of season Celebration Brunch held on the Sunday of championships week. Help us celebrate with the members, staff, and volunteers that made the season happen.

The banquet is open to family, friends, fans & boosters of the Regiment. The banquet will include: brunch; photo slideshow; guest speaker; video recap; age out awards; & presentation of the Mark Glasscoe Member of the Year award.


DCI Championships Week Info

Closed Rehearsals DCI Week

As we do every year during Championships Week, we will be closing rehearsals while in the Indianapolis area, so the members and staff can continue refining the program with as little distraction as possible. We will have an open house on Wednesday evening from 7-9pm. Campus will close again at 11pm. More details will be released Wednesday morning. We would like to thank you in advance for your cooperation and understanding.


Hall of Fame Kickoff Party

Where: Historic Union Station Grand Ballroom, 23 W. Louisiana St., Indianapolis
When: Wednesday, 9:30 p.m.  2 a.m.
Admission: Access to the ballroom is free and open to the public

About: A wildly popular event started in 2009, Drum Corps International hosts its fourth annual Hall of Fame Kickoff celebration to start the 2014 World Championships in Indianapolis off with a bang. Evening festivities include live music, games and auctions, with a special presentation recognizing the DCI Hall of Fame Class of 2014. Proceeds will benefit various Hall of Fame projects, one of which is the Jim Jones Leadership Scholarship, an award administered by a committee of Hall of Fame members.


DCI Headquarters Open House
Where: 110 W. Washington St., Suite C (Northwest corner of Illinois and Washington Streets, below Panera and Weber Grill)
When: 10 a.m.  5 p.m. Thursday & Friday
Admission: Free and open to the public

About: Stop on by and have a chat with Drum Corps International employees while taking a tour through the DCI corporate headquarters in downtown Indianapolis. Be sure to make a stop at the Percussive Arts Society's Rhythm Discovery Center which is located right next door.

World Championship Prelims - Thursday

DCI: BIG, LOUD & LIVE

For those that will not be in Indy on Thursday - celebrate Drum Corps International's season with the world's most elite marching music ensembles in movie theaters this summer! NCM Fathom Events and Drum Corps International bring you DCI: Big, Loud & Live on the big screen for a one night marching music event.

Watch as the finest compete in the DCI World Championship Prelims, brought to you LIVE from the Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, IN. The event will be broadcast LIVE to movie theaters nationwide on Thursday of championships week at 6:30pm ET / 5:30pm CT / 4:30pm MT / 3:30pm PT / 2:30pm AK / 12:30pm HI. This is your opportunity to experience the best of the best as they battle for the title of World Champion!

More info...

Corps Warm-Up Zone

Where: Military Park, 601 W. New York St., Indianapolis
When: Thursday - Saturday approx. 4 p.m. until last performing corps warms up
Admission: Free and open to the public

About: Watch your favorite corps warm up before they take the field for their final performances of the 2014 season. A shuttle bus for fans will run between Lucas Oil Stadium and Military Park from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. (except on Thursday)

Enjoy the performances!


World Championship Semifinals - Friday
Parents Brunch
Get together with other parents of Phantom Regiment members for brunch. This is a great time to meet some of the other parents.

Where: Granite City Brewery Downtown Indy
49 West Maryland Street
When: 10:30 am
RSVP: If you have NOT already RSVP via Parents Facebook page, then you can do so now here: RSVP for Parents Brunch

A private room is being reserved for us at Granite City. They are opening at 10:30 for us so plan to arrive early and beat the lunch crowd.
Corps Warm-Up Zone

Where: Military Park, 601 W. New York St., Indianapolis
When: Thursday - Saturday approx. 4 p.m. until last performing corps warms up
Admission: Free and open to the public

About: Watch your favorite corps warm up before they take the field for their final performances of the 2014 season. A shuttle bus for fans will run between Lucas Oil Stadium and Military Park from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. (except on Thursday)

Enjoy the performances! After the performances end Friday night, stick around for Age-Out Ceremony & Hall of Fame introductions.


World Championship Finals - Saturday
World Championships Get-Together
This annual get-together is open to all friends, family, and alumni of the Phantom Regiment. Parents are encouraged to attend. Hosted by the Phantom Regiment Alumni Association, this get-together at DCI will once again take place at the Rock Bottom Brewery (lower level), Saturday from 2-6 PM. Rock Bottom Brewery is located at 10 West Washington, Downtown Indianapolis. Stop by to meet other phamily & phriends of the Regiment.

The event is free to attend and parents are welcome. Hope to see you there!
Member Luggage Pick Up

Parents can come by rehearsal during breakfast on Saturday (BEFORE 10:30am) to pick up their son or daughters luggage at the school. This will make it easier after the show on Saturday for you as you won't have to haul the luggage back to wherever you are parked or your hotel after the show. Our performance time will be announced after placements from the previous night have been set.

Corps Warm-Up Zone

Where: Military Park, 601 W. New York St., Indianapolis
When: Thursday - Saturday approx. 4 p.m. until last performing corps warms up
Admission: Free and open to the public

About: Watch your favorite corps warm up before they take the field for their final performances of the 2014 season. A shuttle bus for fans will run between Lucas Oil Stadium and Military Park from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. (except on Thursday)

Enjoy the performances!

Final Dismissal and Snack for 2014
After the finale on Saturday night, members will be dismissed from the parking lot for the final time of 2014. Before they can actually leave, they will need to have all of their equipment and uniforms checked in. Once that is complete, they are allowed to leave. We will be providing a HUGE buffet snack for all in the parking lot. We will be taking the few that need to get to the airport around 1am. (There is no housing provided after the show).
Complete DCI World Championship Schedule of Events
Plan your trip to the DCI World Championships with this handy guide to events. Use the link below to find more events including the Open Class World Championships and the Open Class Individual & Ensemble Competition!

Complete DCI World Championship Schedule of Events

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