50th Anniversary Gala Tickets on Sale Now!

Dec 2, 2016 | Events, News

Tickets are officially on sale for our Anniversary Gala, with special guest, The Blue Devils, scheduled for June 24, 2017! Tables and Seats are sold on a first-come, first-serve basis. So get your tickets, mark your calendars, and make your plans to be in Northern California for this exciting drum corps weekend filled with reunions, performances, barbecues, silent auctions, and much more!

The Anniversary Gala will recognize the 50th anniversary of Santa Clara Vanguard in 2017. Alumni, supporters, and fans are welcome to join in on a once-in-a-lifetime celebration at the Santa Clara Hyatt Regency Hotel.

After a memorable Saturday of events, this incredible drum corps weekend will relocate to Stanford University on Sunday, June 25 for DCI West. The evening will feature some of the best drum corps in the world performing at the beautiful Stanford Stadium. You can even save when you purchase your Gala ticket and DCI West ticket together!

Single Seat: $150.00

  • $15 off a Super Premium DCI West Ticket (when purchased as package with Gala Ticket)
  • $20 off a skybox DCI West Ticket (when purchased as package with Gala Ticket)
  • 10% off coupon to SCV Souvies

Full Table (10 Seats): $1,800.00

  • DCI West ticket discounts for all people at your table
  • 2 VIP parking passes for DCI West
  • 2 VIP center skybox seats at DCI West
  • 2 invitations to the afternoon BBQ at DCI West
  • 2 invitations to the rooftop reception at DCI West
  • 10 SCV souvenir coupons

Purchase your 50th Anniversary Gala tickets here!

xviewall.jpg.pagespeed.ic.KgNrqmxzlS xcq5dam.thumbnail.245.175.png.pagespeed.ic.m5d_JF0SQj

Need a place to stay while you’re in town? We encourage you to stay at the Gala Headquarters! We have a block of hotel rooms at the Santa Clara Hyatt Regency available for those attending the 50th Anniversary Gala and DCI West at Stanford. Special room rates of $149.00 + tax will be available Thursday through Sunday, June 22-25.

The Santa Clara Hyatt Regency is only 4 miles away from the corps hall. It is also a short 22 minute drive to Stanford Stadium. Stay with us Sunday night and you will only be 15 minutes away from Pacific Procession at Santa Clara HS on Monday!

Book Your Room at the Gala Headquarters Here!

More Recent News

2023 VMAPA Hall Of Fame Inductee Announcement

Santa Clara, CA. May 12, 2023 - Drumroll, please! The moment we’ve all been waiting for has arrived! We’re thrilled to announce the incredible inductees for the 2023 VMAPA Hall of Fame. Join us in celebrating the outstanding contributions of: Veronica Flores Chris...

Announcement of VMAPA Executive Director Resignation

Santa Clara, CA. March 8, 2023 - The Vanguard Music and Performing Arts (VMAPA) Board of Directors announces the resignation of VMAPA Executive Director Jeremy Van Wert with gratitude for his work with the organization.  A mutual agreement will allow Mr. Van Wert to...

VMAPA Announces Cessation Of Operations for the 2023 Season

It is with grief and sorrow that we must announce the cessation of operations for the Santa Clara Vanguard for the season of 2023. Throughout the past months, a multiplicity of financial stressors have culminated into an unavoidable financial shortfall. This shortfall...

Santa Clara Vanguard Announces New Corps Director

Santa Clara, CA- (September 2022): Vanguard Music and Performing Arts (VMAPA) is excited to share that Gio Bastante has accepted the prestigious position of Corps Director for The Santa Clara Vanguard (SCV). Gio has been an active member of the administrative team at...