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50th Anniversary

Reunion Picnic!



Express Reunion 

Anyone associated with any Cedar Rapids drum corps (member, staff, parent, volunteer, friend) is invited to an alumni potluck picnic on Saturday, July 30 from 11-2 at the Bever Pavilion at Bever Park. Bring a main dish and a side dish to share, along with table service.  Questions? Send an email to Or post a message on the Emerald Knights/Nite Express alumni Facebook page.

2015 marked the 50th anniversary of the Emerald Knights Drum and Bugle Corps. A performance by an alumni corps celebrated this milestone. The corps was part of the rich history of drum corps in Cedar Rapids, Iowa!