|ANNUAL ALL DRUM CORPS ALUMNI PICNIC|
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2018
11:00 am to 5:30 pm
Place: Fox River Forest Preserve
(1st Pavilion upon entering...on right) –
28034 W Roberts Rd, (Barrington) (Some GPSs use 28500)
Port Barrington, IL (1-mile West of Route 59 on Roberts Road – north of Route 22 - South side of street.
The same location as in previous years has been secured. This beautiful and large facility on the Fox River is kept very clean, has modern indoor restroom facilities, many electrical outlets, BBQ grills and a fireplace. Picnic tables and benches are provided at the grove, however, you are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets (and a pop-up canopy if you wish).
There will be NO FEE to anyone for the picnic. However, there will be a monetary raffle, since expenses are
incurred in acquiring the pavilion, etc. Your participation will be appreciated by the organizer!
Bring your own food and drinks (liquor IS allowed on the premises). All liquids must be in plastic or aluminum
containers ... no glass please ...if we want to continue having the picnics in this beautiful grove, we need to follow their rules)!
If you would like to barbecue, a grill is provided at the pavilion, but you will need to bring your own charcoal.
ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE!!! We are very pleased to have Group Therapy and Sine Wave performing again. There is a new group from Racine...The Mad Plaid, will also be performing... and a possibility of yet another group. There
is still time to form an ensemble, duet, drumline, colorguard, etc. Please let me know if you or your group would like to perform.
Please contact Adrianne at
if you are planning to perform at the picnic, so
that we can fit you in the schedule.
HOTEL INFO: Holiday Inn – Crystal Lake 800 S. Illinois 31 815-477-7000 Rate is $109/night
(blocking is under Drum Corps) To receive the discount rate, you need to book no later than
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ALL CHICAGO AREA DRUM CORPS GROUP (1040'S THRU 1980'S).
Looking forward to another good turnout from drum corps acquaintances nationwide.
Drum corpsally yours,
Adrianne (Adi) Kaplan