Madison Scouts Announce 2023 DCI Summer Tour and Will Host Three Wisconsin Events

The Madison Scouts are pleased to announce their 2023 show schedule as part of the Drum Corps International summer tour:


1 - Madison, WI (Drums On Parade)
2 - Lisle, IL
3 - Cedarburg, WI
7 - DeKalb, IL
8 - Whitewater, WI (The Whitewater Classic)
9 - La Crosse, WI
11 - Mankato, MN
12 - Eau Claire, WI (Drums On the Chippewa)
14 - Dubuque, IA
15 - Rockford, IL
17 - Olathe, KS
20 - Denton, TX
22 - San Antonio, TX
24 - Mesquite, TX
26 - Hattiesburg, MS
29 - Atlanta, GA
31 - Huntington, WV


1 - Salem, VA
2 - Glassboro, NJ
5 - Allentown, PA
7 - Cincinnati, OH
10-12 - Indianapolis, IN (DCI World Championships)

Forward Performing Arts and the Madison Scouts are excited to again be hosting three Drum Corps International tour events in 2023, setting the stage for over 3000 young performers to perform and advance the marching arts activity in the State of Wisconsin

“Drums On Parade”, drum corps' oldest show, returns to Breitenbach Stadium at Middleton High School on Saturday, July 1st. The show, started in 1953, will feature the Madison Scouts, Blue Stars, Colts, Troopers, Colt Cadets, and Govenaires.

Drum corps will again return to the historic Perkins Stadium on the campus of UW-Whitewater for “The Whitewater Classic” on Saturday, July 8th, featuring the Madison Scouts, Boston Crusaders, Blue Stars, Phantom Regiment, the Cavaliers, Colts, Troopers, Crossmen, Genesis, Colt Cadets, and River City Rhythm.

As the Scouts continue to expand their presence in Wisconsin, Forward Performing Arts is excited to return World Class Drum corps to Eau Claire with “Drums On the Chippewa” on Wednesday, July 12th at Carson Park. The show will feature the Madison Scouts, Blue Stars, Crossmen, Genesis, and River City Rhythm.