On Aug. 7, 2012, Phantom Regiment legend Marty Hurely will be inducted into the Drum Corps International Hall of Fame at a ceremony in Indianapolis. The 2012 class also includes George Bevilacqua, Scott Johnson, Michael Klesch and Mel Stratton.
Hall of Fame Kickoff Party
Where: Historic Union Station Grand Ballroom, 23 W. Louisiana St., Indianapolis
When: 9:30 p.m. 2 a.m.
Admission: Access to the ballroom is free and open to the public
About: A wildly popular event started in 2009, Drum Corps International hosts its fourth annual Hall of Fame Kickoff celebration to start the 2012 World Championships in Indianapolis off with a bang. Evening festivities include live music, games and auctions, with a special presentation recognizing the DCI Hall of Fame Class of 2012. Proceeds will benefit various Hall of Fame projects, one of which is the Jim Jones Leadership Scholarship, an award administered by a committee of Hall of Fame members.