Drum Corps Associates (DCA) is a governing body for modern all-age, or senior, drum and bugle corps in North America. DCA sanctions competitions, certifies adjudicators, maintains and enforces rules of competition, and sponsors an annual World Championship during Labor Day weekend. DCA is viewed as a counterpart to Drum Corps International (DCI), which governs junior drum corps in North America
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During Labor Day Weekend, Drum Corps Associates (DCA) Open Class corps compete to earn the title of DCA Open Class World Champion. The championships consist of 2 rounds (Prelims and Finals) held on 2 consecutive nights (the Saturday and Sunday nights of Labor Day weekend). All corps compete at Prelims, with the top 10 Open Class and top 4 Class A corps competing at Finals. The champion is determined by the overall high score in the Finals competition.
More than 50 all-age groups will compete as part of the Drum Corps Associates World Championships starting today, Friday Sept. 4 through Sunday, Sept. The DCA World Championships is the culminating series of events for the organization's competitive season which is made up of more than 20 events in the East and Midwest from late June through the end of August. Each summer a handful of DCA groups participate in select events on the Drum Corps International Tour, and each year many DCA performers come from the ranks of DCI corps.