WESTON (WAOW)– D.C. Everest Junior high played host to the fifth annual Northwoods Encore Drum and Bugle Corps competition Tuesday evening.
The competition featured the groups competing as part of Drum Corps International. Each corps has a horn line, drum line, front ensemble and color guard. They groups can reach up to 150 members.
The event featured six teams with some traveling from as far away as Texas.
“Every year more and more people keeping hearing about it so it’s just such a great turnout for our community. It’s really a way of celebrating our past as well because the Wausau Story and Pages use to be a very big part of this communit,y” Diane Goestch the Arts Education Coordinator for D.C. Everest said.
While there is no trophy, the winning team gets bragging rights for the next year.