David Kampschroer James Schultz Denise Pagonis Brian Whitty The Blue Stars Class of 2017 Hall of Fame inductees will be honored at the Grand Premier event on Saturday, June 17 in West Salem, WI.
Please make plans to attend and help us honor these great individuals.
Paul International Airport, and the Blue Stars will once again offer bus shuttle service from Indiana and Illinois. Paul (MSP), schedule your flight arrival before PM CST to ensure you will be able to connect with the bus to Forest City departing at PM CST.
Please note, the bus service will only take place on May 19th.
Friday, June 16–Rehearsal at La Crescent High School –La Crosse Loggers vs. Packet pick-up and day-of registration is from 8 a.m. –Blue Stars Family Day and Hall of Fame Banquet - p.m. Reservations required Sunday, June 18 –Winona Steamboat Days Parade –Preview Concert of the Blue Stars 2017 production at Onalaska High School Football Stadium at 7 p.m.
If you plan to attend the free preview concert the Blue Stars ask that you bring a non-perishable food item to donate to the Hunger Task Force.
Cullen Breitzke Family Paul Gentine Brandon Gilreath Susan Varner and Jack Withrow Gary J Muldoon John Beseler Karl & Pam Vonderohe Bryan Borg Karen Fries - In honor of all Drum Corps Alumni Billy and Kathy Happel Jennifer Larsen Sue Pochop - In Honor of Kendra Pochop Nancy and Paul Keller - In Honor of Elliott Keller Mark Johnstone - In honor of the Sky Ryders Alumni Bradley Harris Janet Chavers The Smith/ Krawczyk Families Jose Cervantes Patti & Mark Wrobel - In honor of 2015 age out Marcus Wrobel Elijah Jones Kevin Ramsey - FCO Brent Appleyard Shannon Pierce Gail Louise Sneed Mike & Kay Whittemore, '77 Blue Star Alum, works with Stanbury Uniforms, owner of The Band Andrew Mc Donald and family Dawn Christianson - In Memory of Dawn's Mom & Dad Doc & Karen Nelson Brian & Monica Ramey In Memory of Hans Rath Kathy and Marc Jackett Steve Stueck Vicki Engevold Edward Breitzke Jon Bahr Ken & Judy Teeters Douglas King - In recognition of William King Kathryn Roeder - In Honor of Jim Schultz Bob, Cheryl & Hunter Snow Kelli Antoine - In memory of Dave Kampschroer Eric Lund Katherine Hofslien-Moreno Marie Deja Owen's Family Up to $99 Joy Gehm Sheila O'Sullivan Denise Pagonis Lisa Tunks - In Recognition of Dean Tunks Clem Papineau Diane Christianson Skylar & Taylor Winkler Michele Teague Kimberly Stephens Penny Dollens-Smith Jim Revis Melissa Tabor Leanne Kowalski Sean Villanueva Gail & Nancy Morgan - In Honor of Josh Morgan Donald Stephens Cameron M.
Smith Rick Young Deborah Mirr Alex Larson Janet & John Gacioch Daniella Stucky Lisa Ochs Dawn Christianson Brandon Wilson Deandra Christianson Caroline Baty-Barr - Go Blue Stars, Go Owen!
We're very excited and proud to name these great performers and people as the leaders of our 2018 Blue Stars Brass." The Blue Stars Drum & Bugle Corps is excited to announce the outstanding team of designers and educators that will be leading the organization through the 2018 season.
"We are incredibly pleased to have amazing team continuity from our incredibly popular 2017 production, 'Star Crossed,' and thrilled to have Jim Wunderlich join the Blue Stars as our new music coordinator and brass arranger," said Executive Director Brad Furlano.
A heartfelt Thank You to all of the generous people who donated in support of the Blue Stars during the DCI Giving Challenge.
The friendly competition between drum corps is a lot of fun, but at the end of the day it's is the financial support for these great organizations that is most important.
Tom and Rebecca Foth Terry Thirion Tom Leith Kris Ablitz - In memory of Pat Albitz Joe Jaeger Caryn Pope Gary & Penny Smith - In Recognition of Taylor Smith Tanya Knickerbocker Angi & Abby Leis Denise Pagonis - In Memory of MJ (Mary Jo Gooch) Patrick, Driver of "Red Lighting" Checker Bus Kathy Kersting The Musketts The Sylke Family Cathy Kliebenstein Christine Reichardt - In recognition and thanks to our music educators Here's where and when you can see the Blue Stars in the La Crosse area during Spring Training. Saturday, June 17–March for Music 5K Run/Walk at Myrick Park in La Crosse 9 a.m.