From the Phantom Regiment Web site: The Phantom Regiment has accepted an invitation to perform at the Opening Cermonies of the Illinois State Special Olympics, to be held June 16 at Illinois State University in Normal, Ill. The corps was the opening act for this event in 2003 and 2005, and is excited to return for a third engagement. "Special Olympians share the same ideals as drum corps members," Regiment director Pat Seidling says. "Hard work, team effort and good sportsmanship are the hallmarks of both drum corps and Special Olympics. We couldn't be more proud to be a part of this great event." Read more.