• Volunteer Reaches Beyond Crown

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    Carolina Crown could not exist without the passionate, committed volunteers who regularly give up their summers to cook, drive trucks, sew and so much more. In this volunteer spotlight, Evan Woods not only gives his time to Carolina Crown, he shares his passion with the entire drum corps community in a uniquely personal way.

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  • Thank You CrownBOOSTERS


    Thank you to our 2014 CrownBOOSTER group!

    Over 100 Crown parents, donors, fans and friends came through this summer and sponsored meals, snacks and even Tang for our members. Thank you so much for boosting Crown to an Out of This World summer. 

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  • Crown Season Ends with Banquet


    Crown Celebrates Age-Out Class at Annual Banquet

    The season-ending banquet is always a bittersweet experience for members of Carolina Crown. While it is the happiest of times with hugs and congratulations all around, it can be a sad time as members say goodbye to friends they have made while bonding together over the summer of a lifetime.

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  • Congratulations Blue Devils

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    The reigning DCI World Champion Carolina Crown completed the 2014 season this past Saturday in Indianapolis, IN, finishing in 5th place. That final placement tells only a small part of the amazing journey that was the 2014 season.

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  • Kevin Smith Enters DCI Hall

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    The last thing on Kevin Smith's mind this spring was that several members of the Crown Board of Directors were submitting his name for nomination to the DCI Hall of Fame Committee. Not only was he nominated, on Wednesday night in downtown Indianapolis, IN, Kevin was inducted into the class of 2014.

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  • HOF Ceremony Tonight!

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    It is with extreme pleasure, pride and excitement that Carolina Crown acknowledges the selection of our co-founder, long time director and current president of Carolina Crown, Kevin Smith, to the DCI Hall of Fame, Class of 2014. An unselfish leader with Crown and DCI since 1988, Kevin helped bring drum corps to the Carolinas, serving the organization solely as a volunteer. 

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  • It's Finals Week


    Crown Rocks DCI East Crowd

    After an exciting month of regional shows, concluding with DCI East on Saturday night, finals week 2014 has arrived. Today, Carolina Crown is at Leetonia High School in northeast Ohio, preparing for the the last regular season show before traveling west to Indianapolis, IN. 

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  • NightBEAT 2014 OOTW!!

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    A record crowd of over 8000 fans filled Charlotte's Memorial Stadium Sunday night for NightBEAT presents the Tour of Champions. For 26 years the Crown organization has hosted this annual celebration of music in motion featuring drum corps from across the country, but this was the first time fans have ever welcomed home Carolina Crown as the defending DCI World Champion. 

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  • CrownGOLF
  • NightBEAT
  • BandBEAT

Golf, Food and Fun!

Great local restaurants and a world class Charlotte country club were just two of the highlights from CrownGOLF 2014.

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CrownLEARNING is part of our mission to help young performers reach their potential while developing excellence in music and visual arts. 

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Sunday, July 27, 2014

American Legion 
Memorial Stadium 
Kings Drive, Charlotte, NC 

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BandBeatLogoAs an event program of the Carolina Crown organization, BandBEAT is a premier event for marching bands in the Carolinas. 

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