The biggest drum corps party... EVER!The Drum Corps family's getting together! Fulfill your family commitment and be there!Formal and informal social gatherings at the Drum Corps International World Championships are as much a part of the ritual as the competition itself. If you've already made plans for Saturday afternoon, CHANGE THEM! You need to be at the Alliant Energy Center for The Biggest Drum Corps Party... EVER! The festivities begin at Noon on the biggest day of the drum corps season, Saturday August 10th, right before the Drum Corps International World Championship Finals. And best of all, the party's FREE!Here's your chance to join old and new friends and celebrate the drum corps activity like never before. Imagine 30 years of Drum Corps International alumni sharing their experiences. You can't miss this party!Highlights will include a big screen video display with clips of the greatest Drum Corps International Championship Performances. You'll have an opportunity to get up close and personal with a special guest performance. There will also be interviews with fans, alumni and special guests sharing their experiences of 30 years of Drum Corps International. And best of all we'll be giving away PRIZES! Lots of prizes, including a trip for two to the 2003 World Championships in Orlando, Fla. This exciting package includes three nights lodging and round trip airfare courtesy of Drum Corps International Corporate Partner US Airways. Put on your marching shoes and take a stroll through time by visiting the Drum Corps International historic memorabilia display while you're there. Food and beverage service will also be available at concession stands throughout the party. Don't miss it!Parking cost for the Alliant Energy Center is $4 per car. Shuttle service will be available to and from Camp Randall Stadium for a minimal cost.