From corps warm-up locations to other pre- and post-performance staging areas, the action in and around the stadium during a Drum Corps International event is as full of life as the performances taking place on the football field. Check out this photo gallery of the behind-the-scenes happenings at the Pearl Presents The Masters of the Summer Music Games on July 23 and 24.

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Photos by Johnny Gilbert, Craig Olear.