It was a week-long celebration of the very best in marching music featuring exceptional performances and competitive excitement that will leave lasting memories in the minds of corps members and fans alike.
From the Open Class kickoff in Michigan City, Ind., until the last note sounded off in Indy's Lucas Oil Stadium, DCI.org was on the scene reporting on events as they happened. Take a look back at this compilation of headlines and recap what you may have missed along the way.
Monday, August 9
Field Pass: World Championships Week is Here!
Open Class launches 2010 World Championships Week at Opening Ceremonies
Tuesday, August 10
Field Pass: I wish I may, I wish I might, see Star again this Friday night
New faces among top finishers at Open Class Quarterfinals
Wednesday, August 11
First ever Drum Corps Collectors Society Exhibition features historical displays, giveaways, and more!
Open Class Individual & Ensemble results
Thursday, August 12
Field Pass: What's going on at the World Championships?
Roof will remain closed for Thursday Quarterfinals event
DCI World Championship Quarterfinals Live Blog
DCI fans at Lucas Oil Stadium get wired into the action
Recap Analysis: World Class Quarterfinals
17 remain following WC Quarterfinals after some shakeups and surprises
Friday, August 13
Field Pass: Semifinals Friday 2010
Historic firsts as corps jockey for position at Open Class Semis
Recap Analysis: World Class Semifinals
World Class corps continue climb as Star(s) shine indoors during Friday Semifinals
Saturday, August 14
Acheson renewed as DCI Chief Executive
Live Blog: Open Class World Championship Finals
Recap Analysis: Open Class Finals
Blue Devils B land second consecutive Championship
Live Blog: World Class World Championship Finals
Recap Analysis: World Class Finals
Blue Devils Mirror '09, Make undefeated run to second straight title