Current News

Colts Announce 2018 Auditions | October 12, 2017
2018 audition dates have been announced! Read more about locations and how to sign up for auditions here.

Colts Announce Visual Team For 2018 | September 22, 2017
The Colts are proud to announce their visual caption head and visual design team for the 2018 season. The educators from a wide range of backgrounds with many successes in the drum corps, marching band, and winter guard circuits.

Key Staff Set For 2018 | September 5, 2017
The Colts are proud to announce their brass, percussion, and color guard caption heads for the 2018 season, as well as program coordinator. A combination of new and old faces makes up this dynamic and talented team of educators.

Banquet Awards And Recap | August 23, 2017
Over 400 students, staff, family members, and friends were in attendance at the annual awards and recognition banquet for the Colts and Colt Cadets.

Colts Announce 2018 Drum Majors | August 23, 2017
The Colts are proud to announce their drum majors for the 2018 season: Jack riehl and Elijah Elmshaeuser. Learn more about our Colts 2018 leadership

Colts And Colt Cadets Finish Strong | August 15, 2017
Looking back on the 2017 season for both the Colts and Colt Cadets. Many miles traveled, many memories made, and an incredible experience for all members in both corps.

Full Speed In To Finals Week | August 5, 2017
Both the Colts and Colt Cadets are on their way to Indianapolis for their final performances of the season. Read all the details about the summer's best week here!

Recognizing The Age Out Class Of 2017 | August 1, 2017
With only 11 days left in the 2017 season, the Colts Youth Organization would like to recognize its 25 age outs. Together, they have a combined 62 years in Colts and Colt Cadets.

Welcome To #TexasTour | July 22, 2017
As the temperature rises, so does the intensity of the season! Catch the Colts performance in the Southwestern Championships presented by Fred J. Miller, Inc., LIVE on FloMarching.

Colt Cadets Celebrate 50 Years | July 17, 2017
A "packed house" of alumni, friends, and family greeted the Colt Cadets on Saturday, July 15, at Eagle Point Park in Dubuque to celebrate the Colt Cadets 50th anniversary.

Colts Announce 2017 Hall Of Fame | July 5, 2017
The Colts Youth Organization welcomes six new inductees to its Hall Of Fame in the 2017 season. Read more about thier contributions to the corps, as well as previous year's inductees, here.

Annual Banquet Set For Finals Week | June 30, 2017
The annual Colts Youth Organization awards and recognition banquet will take place on Wednesday, August 9, at the Delaware County Fairgrounds in Muncie, Indiana.

Colt Cadets Car Wash & Move In Details | June 8, 2017
Lots of great details about Colt Cadets move in coming up on Saturday! Welcome to #CC50!

Annual Car Wash Fundraiser | June 7, 2017
Help support the Colts this Saturday at one of 20 car wash locations around Dubuque!

Welcome To Spring Training! | June 5, 2017
Spring Training for the 2017 season is off to a strong start!

Uniform Reveal At Memorial Day Parade | May 30, 2017
The 2017 Colts unveiled their brand new uniforms to the world at the annual Memorial Day Parade in downtown Dubuque. Catch a recap of the event, plus a few pictures from the day!

Colt Cadets Announce 2017 Program | May 21, 2017
Celebrating their 50th anniversary, the Colt Cadets are proud to present "The River's Edge."

Colt Cadets May Rehearsal And Pre-Tour Information | May 15, 2017
Details for this weekend's Colt Cadets camp at Jefferson Middle School in Dubuque along with information about move-ins.

Colts Announce 2017 Program | May 10, 2017
They say... logic makes you think... and emotion makes you act...

Colts Move In & Spring Training Reminders | May 5, 2017
Updates and reminders for all 2017 Colts members as we head in to Spring Training. Be sure to read prior to arriving on tour!

Colts Alumni Network Summer Events | April 26, 2017
Throughout the winter months, the Colts Alumni Steering Committee has been hard at work planning events for the Colts alumni and current membership. See a discription and plans for all the events here!


Colts Receive $10,000 Grant From Dubuque Racing Association
December 22, 2016

Colt Cadets Kicking Off 2017 Season In February
December 19, 2016

Colt Cadets Announce 2017 Brass Team
December 14, 2016

Welcome To #WarehouseWednesday
December 7, 2016

Dubuque Rehearsal & Audition Weekend
December 6, 2016

Colts Welcome Gordon Henderson To Design Team
November 29, 2016

Colts Announce 2017 Brass Team
November 14, 2016

November Kansas Rehearsal & Audition Weekend
November 7, 2016

November Dubuque Rehearsal & Audition Weekend
November 7, 2016

Colt Cadets Announce 2017 Design Team
November 7, 2016

Colts Announce 2017 Visual Team
October 31, 2016

Colts Announce 2017 Color Guard Team
October 24, 2016

Visit The Colts At The Illinois State University Invitational Marching Championships
October 21, 2016

2017 Membership Information Now Online
October 17, 2016

Colts Announce 2017 Percussion Team
October 4, 2016

David Alford Named Colt Cadets Director
October 3, 2016

Updates On The New Colts Building
September 21, 2016

Colts Announce Bob Barfield To Lead Visual Program
September 16, 2016

Colts Announce 2017 Music Design Team
September 14, 2016

Colts Announce 2017 Visual Design Team
September 12, 2016

Colts Add Jason Schubert To Full-Time Staff
September 7, 2016

Colts Welcome Back Program Coordinator Howard Weinstein
September 6, 2016

Brandon Smith Returning As Color Guard Caption Head
September 2, 2016

Colts Announce Chad Miller To Lead Brass Program
August 31, 2016

2016 Banquet Awards And Recap
August 30, 2016

Colts Announce Ben Pyles To Lead Percussion Program
August 30, 2016

Colts Announce 2017 Drum Majors
August 29, 2016

Colts Annual Banquet Set For Muncie
August 2, 2016

Colt Cadets July 24th Move In Details
July 21, 2016

Colts Annouce 2016 Hall Of Fame
June 21, 2016

Colts Summer Premiere FRIDAY!
June 21, 2016

Annual Colts Car Wash SATURDAY!
June 6, 2016

Colts Organization On The Move
June 3, 2016

Colts Move In Scheduled For May 27th
May 24, 2016

Colts Guard & Battery Early Move In Details
May 17, 2016

Colt Cadets Weekend Rehearsal Details: May 20-22
May 16, 2016

Colts April Rehearsal And Pre-Tour Information
April 26, 2016

Colt Cadets April 23-24 Overnight Rehearsal Details
April 18, 2016

Now Accepting Nominations For Colts Hall Of Fame
April 18, 2016

Colt Cadets Rehearsal This Sunday, April 10th
April 5, 2016

Colt Cadets Rehearsals Continue This Sunday, April 3rd
March 28, 2016

Colts March 18-20 Brass Rehearsal Details
March 11, 2016

2016 Summer Event Tickets On Sale NOW!
March 8, 2016

Colt Cadets March 12-13 Overnight Rehearsal Details
March 7, 2016

Colt Cadets Kick-Off Rehearsals Continue This Sunday, March 6th At Washington Middle School
March 1, 2016

Colt Cadets Kick-Off Rehearsals Continue This Sunday At Washington Middle School
February 24, 2016

DCI World Championships Tickets And Hotel
February 16, 2016

Colt Cadets Rehearsal Ready To Go
February 14, 2016

An Interview With Howard Weinstein
February 12, 2016

2016 Colt Cadets Rehearsals To Kick Off Sunday At Washington Middle School
February 9, 2016

Colts February Rehearsal & Audition Details
February 5, 2016

Colt Cadets Kicking Off 2016 Season With Two Open House Clinics In February
January 20, 2016

January 15-17 Rehearsal & Audition Weekend Details
January 6, 2016