As you're getting ready to pack your bags for spring break, don't forget to grab your camera! Drum Corps International's spring break photo contest is back, and while winter is giving way to the green of spring, we want you to keep your "DC-eyes" wide open for the perfect spring break destination photo. In doing so, you'll have the chance to win one of several great prizes!

Check out all '08 photo contest entries and winners.

How to enter the contest:

Take a photo of yourself on your travels wearing Drum Corps International or other corps apparel – your favorite corps T-shirt, sweatshirt, hat, jacket, etc. Whether it's a Blue Stars T-shirt in front of Big Ben, your Madison Scouts corps jacket at Mount Rushmore, or your best Blue Devils wear in front of the world's biggest ball of twine, share your drum corps spirit across the globe and be sure to capture it with your camera.

E-mail your photo to, subject line: Spring Break Photo Contest. Include your name, e-mail, mailing address and a description of where the photo was taken.


Photos will be judged for their creativity and composition by a panel of staff members.


  • Only one photo entry per contestant will be judged.

  • Prizes will only be awarded to the person submitting the entry.

  • DEADLINE EXTENDED....All entries should be received by Friday, April 24, 2009.


    First Prize

    (Valued at $159)

    The complete 2008 World Championships CD/DVD collection.

    Second Prize

    (Valued at $139)

    A 2008 World Championship World Class DVD/CD bundle.

    Third Prize

    (Valued at $99)

    A 2008 World Class Finalists DVD set.

    Drum Corps International wishes you a fun and safe spring break. Send us those photos!