New: Swap Meet!
To sell, advertise, or buy equipment, see the Swap Meet page.
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Use the "Units" menu to...
- Register a new unit
- See a list of all units
- Pay past-due fees

Use the "Events" menu to...
- See a list of all events
- See the entry lists

Handbooks: See the "Resources" menu for the Fall or Winter activities.

Registration: To update your unit registration (enter events, add spiel info, pay your invoice, etc.) use the private link that was emailed to you when the unit was created.

If you have lost the link, you can request it via the "Units -> Add New Unit" menu, or contact Tom ( and ask for it.

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Upcoming Items:
Fall draw meeting: Aug. 28
Location: Liberty HS

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June 30th – SCV at Skyview – Open Rehearsal

The Santa Clara Vanguard will be staying at Skyview High School on June 30th in preparation for the upcoming drum corps shows in our area.  On Thursday, June 30th from 7:00p – 10:00p they will be doing ensemble rehearsal and a run through. This is a great opportunity to see how world class performers work.

Skyview’s address is : 1300 NW 139th St. Vancouver WA

Drums of Fire DCI Event July 2

July 2nd – This is Portland and the Willamette Valley’s premiere 
Drum Corps International (DCI) Event!  
Experience the full power and fury of drum corps at its finest.
Featuring Santa Clara Vanguard, Oregon Crusaders, Cascades 
and other corps from the West… 
some of the best marching music groups in the world, 
Hope to see you there! 

Drums of Fire is an officially sanctioned Rose Festival event.
Gates open at Tigard High School at 5pm and the show starts 
at 7:00 PM. Tickets range from $15 to $30

Learn more about Drums of Fire at 
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Fall 2016 Event Registration is Open

To register for events, use your unit registration link.

If you need your link sent to you, send a note to Tom at <>

Please DO NOT modify your Unit Type (Band, Percussion, Guard, or Winds).

If the unit link you are using is not for a Band unit, please email Tom.

Judges Training Opportunity

NWAPA Judges Coordinator Curtis Costanza will be coordinating a judges training opportunity at the Drums of Fire DCI Contest in Tigard, OR on July 2nd.   If you are interested in this opportunity, contact Curtis Costanza at for more details.