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Colts Get Operating Grant From Dubuque Arts & Culture Program | October 5, 2020
"Now more than ever, a thriving arts and culture community is critical to the overall quality of life in our community and in need of investment and support," Dubuque Mayor Roy D. Buol said.


Colts Introduce Offseason Educational Opportunity And Audition Information | October 5, 2020
Our team will help you focus on specific improvement areas personalized to your own needs. Start your journey toward membership in the Colts or Colt Cadets.


Colts Homeroom Gears Students For Future Success | August 5, 2020
Following a canceled season, Colts continued to educate and perform in a virtual world.


Colts Third Year As Iowa Arts Council Cultural Leadership Partner | August 5, 2020
Cultural Leadership Partners demonstrate their investment in a rich cultural environment that improves the quality of life for all Iowans.


The Beat Goes On | June 18, 2020
As we approach the end of Week 11 in Colts Homeroom, we've accomplished a lot so far — masterclasses with professionals, technical lessons and two virtual performances (with a third to be released soon!).


Colts Select Five For Hall Of Fame Induction | June 18, 2020
Nancy (Said) Felderman, Doug Kenyon, Jim Johnson, Ron Coleman and Peter Hansen will join the ranks of those who have earned the highest level of recognition the organization can provide.


Colts Get Relief With Iowa Arts Council Grant | June 3, 2020
"We were fortunate to receive some federal funding, and we’ve had invaluable support from our donors, but we have a long way to go to get back on track before next season.”


We Must Be The Change. Together. | June 1, 2020
We recognize that it will take all of us working together to make a difference. With your help, we can, and will, do more.


Annual Appeal Needed More Than Ever | May 14, 2020
This sounds contradictory but NOT going on tour will have a six-figure negative impact. Help us emerge from the pandemic ready to rumble!


Boston Brass Founding Member To Present To Colts Homeroom | May 8, 2020
Jeff Conner will present his entrepreneurial clinic, "The Portfolio Musician."


Brass Alumni Invited To Join Virtual Hornline | April 28, 2020
All you need to participate is your instrument and a camera! Submissions are due May 8.


Colts Homeroom Program Announced | April 2, 2020
The Colts Homeroom is a 16-week drum corps workout designed to help you develop your performance and movement skills, stay engaged with other participants, and gain the skills to excel once auditions begin for the 2021 season.


Colts 2020 Season Postponed To 2021 | March 26, 2020
We are planning to offer alternative approaches to engage our students in a virtual drum corps experience throughout the summer.

Archive

Colt Cadets 2020 Spring Rehearsal Schedule
December 12, 2019 (Updated March 18, 2020)

December Dubuque Rehearsal & Audition
December 10, 2019

December Nashville Rehearsal & Audition
December 10, 2019

December Gainesville Rehearsal & Audition
December 3, 2019

December Houston Rehearsal & Audition
December 2, 2019

Colts Name Alayna Verduyn As 2020 Drum Major
November 27, 2019

DCI World Championships Hotel
November 18, 2019

November Dubuque Rehearsal & Audition Weekend
November 7, 2019

Colts Announce Color Guard Instructional Team For 2020
November 6, 2019

Colt Cadets Announce 2020 Design Team And Caption Heads
October 31, 2019

Colts Announce Percussion Instructional Team For 2020
October 15, 2019

Colts Announce Visual Instructional Team For 2020
October 1, 2019

Rich Waddington Named Colt Cadets Director
September 27, 2019

Colts Brass Team Returns For 2020
September 19, 2019

Colts Announce 2020 Visual Team
September 5, 2019

Colts Welcome Matt Jordan As Music Advisor
September 4, 2019

Colts Announce 2020 Music Team
September 3, 2019

Colts And Colt Cadets Members Recognized With Scholarships
August 20, 2019

2019 Banquet Awards And Recap
August 12, 2019

Colts And Colt Cadets Finish Strong In 2019
August 12, 2019

Full Speed Into Finals Week
August 5, 2019

Recognizing The Age Out Class Of 2019
August 1, 2019

Annual Banquet Set For Finals Week
July 26, 2019

Colts Continue As Iowa Arts Council Cultural Leadership Partner With FY2020 Operating Support Grant
July 21, 2019

Colts Announce 2019 Hall Of Fame
July 17, 2019

Colts Receive Grant From Dubuque Racing Association
June 15, 2019

Colt Cadets Announce 2019 Program
June 12, 2019

Colts Car Wash!
June 6, 2019

Colt Cadets Move Ins & Spring Training Information
June 5, 2019

Colts Announce 2019 Program
May 21, 2019

Colt Cadets May Weekend Rehearsal Details
May 6, 2019

Colts Announce New Partnership With Ultimate Drill Book
May 3, 2019

Colts Move Ins & Spring Training Information
May 1, 2019

Colts Announce New Partnership With Fruhauf Uniforms
April 2, 2019

Now Accepting Nominations To The Colts Hall Of Fame
April 1, 2019

April Dubuque Rehearsal & Audition
March 29, 2019

Drum Corps Returns To Ankeny In 2019
March 7, 2019

Colt Cadets March Weekend Rehearsal Details
February 20, 2019

Colt Cadets 2019 Spring Rehearsal Schedule
February 2, 2019

February Dubuque Rehearsal & Audition
February 1, 2019

Colts Continue Strong Partnership With Clarke University & Medical Associates
January 19, 2019

Colts January Camp Continues As Planned
January 17, 2019

Colt Cadets Announce 2019 Design Team And Caption Heads
January 11, 2019

January Dubuque Rehearsal & Audition
January 4, 2019

January San Antonio Percussion Rehearsal & Audition
December 31, 2018

Colt Cadets Announce New Leadership
December 14, 2018

December Dubuque Rehearsal & Audition
December 5, 2018

December Gainesville Rehearsal & Audition
December 5, 2018

December Boston Rehearsal & Audition
December 5, 2018

Colts Board Of Directors Set For 2019
December 5, 2018

December St. Louis Rehearsal & Audition
November 15, 2018

December San Antonio Rehearsal & Audition
November 15, 2018

DCI World Championships Hotel
November 7, 2018

November Dubuque Rehearsal & Audition Weekend
November 5, 2018

Colts Announce 2019 Instructional Staff
October 17, 2018

Colts Announce 2019 Audition Information
October 10, 2018

Robert W. Smith Joins Colts Design Team
September 19, 2018

Key Staff Set For 2019
September 6, 2018

2018 Banquet Awards And Recap
August 15, 2018

Colts & Colt Cadets Finish Strong In 2018
August 15, 2018

Colts Director Recognized With George Bonfiglio Award
August 13, 2018

Full Speed Into Finals Week
August 8, 2018

Colts Receive Grant From Iowa Department Of Cultural Affairs
August 5, 2018

Recognizing The Age Out Class Of 2018
August 2, 2018

Colts Announce 2018 Hall Of Fame
August 1, 2018

Annual Banquet Set For Finals Week
July 31, 2018

Music On The March Alumni Plans
July 7, 2018

Annual Car Wash Fundraiser
June 7, 2018

June Alumni Feature: Interview With Evan Saddler
June 1, 2018

Colt Cadets Move Ins & Car Wash Information
June 1, 2018

Colt Cadets Announce 2018 Program
May 24, 2018

Colts Announce 2018 Program
May 9, 2018

Colts Move Ins & Spring Training Information
May 3, 2018

Colt Cadets May Weekend Rehearsal Details
May 3, 2018

May Alumni Feature: The History Of "Morning"
May 1, 2018

Vicki MacFarlane Recognized With Women Of Achievement Award
April 25, 2018

April 15 Colt Cadets Rehearsal Cancelled
April 14, 2018

Updates From The Colts Organization & Board Of Directors
April 11, 2018

April Alumni Feature: 1993 Colts
April 1, 2018

April Rehearsal & Audition Weekend
April 1, 2018

Colt Hall Of Fame Accepting Nominations
March 26, 2018

March Alumni Feature: 1976 Winterguard
March 1, 2018

Colt Cadets March Weekend Rehearsal Details
February 26, 2018

DCI World Championships Tickets And Hotel
February 6, 2018

February Rehearsal & Audition Weekend
February 5, 2018

February Alumni Feature: The First Five Drum Majors
February 1, 2018

Recap On 2018 Auditions
February 1, 2018

Colt Cadets 2018 Spring Rehearsal Schedule
January 20, 2018

January Dubuque Rehearsal & Audition
January 10, 2018

January San Antonio Percussion Rehearsal & Audition
January 9, 2018

Colts Receive Grant From Dubuque Racing Association
December 22, 2017

December Dubuque Rehearsal & Audition
December 6, 2017

Colt Cadets Design Team Returns For 2018
December 1, 2017

December Miami Rehearsal & Audition
December 1, 2017

December Tampa Rehearsal & Audition
December 1, 2017

December San Antonio Rehearsal & Audition
December 1, 2017

December St. Louis Rehearsal & Audition Camp
November 20, 2017

Colts Announce Color Guard Team For 2018
November 16, 2017

Colts Visual Instructional Team Returns For 2018
November 15, 2017

November Dubuque Rehearsal & Audition Weekend
November 8, 2017

Colts Percussion Team Returns For 2018
November 7, 2017

First Annual Masquerade Ball
October 25, 2017

Colts Brass Team Returns For 2018
October 20, 2017

Colts Announce 2018 Auditions
October 12, 2017

Colts Announce Visual Team For 2018
September 22, 2017

Key Staff Set For 2018
September 5, 2017

Banquet Awards And Recap
August 23, 2017

Colts Announce 2018 Drum Majors
August 23, 2017

Colts And Colt Cadets Finish Strong In 2017
August 15, 2017

Full Speed Into Finals Week
August 5, 2017

Recognizing The Age Out Class Of 2017
August 1, 2017

Welcome To #TexasTour
July 22, 2017

Colt Cadets Celebrate 50 Years
July 17, 2017

Colts Announce 2017 Hall Of Fame
July 5, 2017

Annual Banquet Set For Finals Week
June 30, 2017

Colt Cadets Car Wash & Move In Details
June 8, 2017

Annual Car Wash Fundraiser
June 7, 2017

Welcome To Spring Training!
June 5, 2017

Uniform Reveal At Memorial Day Parade
June 5, 2017

Colt Cadets Announce 2017 Program
May 21, 2017

Colt Cadets May Rehearsal And Pre-Tour Information
May 15, 2017

Colts Announce 2017 Program
May 10, 2017

Colts Move In & Spring Training Reminders
May 5, 2017

Colts Alumni Network Summer Events
April 26, 2017

Colts April Rehearsal And Pre-Tour Information
April 17, 2017

Now Accepting Nominations For Colts Hall Of Fame
April 15, 2017

March 17-19 Colts Brass Rehearsal And Audition Weekend Details
March 6, 2017

Colt Cadets March 10-12 Weekend Rehearsal Details
February 28, 2017

Colts Debut New Website
February 18, 2017

DCI World Championships Tickets And Hotel
February 7, 2017

February 17-19 Brass Rehearsal And Audition Weekend Details
February 4, 2017

Colt Cadets 2017 Spring Rehearsal Schedule
January 17, 2017

Colts Board Of Directors Set For The New Year
January 9, 2017

January 13-15 Brass & Percussion Rehearsal And Audition Weekend Details
January 3, 2017

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