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'Blast in the Burg' welcomes new drum and bugle corps

June 29, 2012

Photo by Amy Cherry - The Genesis drum and bugle corps of Edinburg, Texas is shown performing during the 2011 Blast in the Burg competition held at Memorial Field in Johnsonburg. The event will take place again this year on July 31.

Now in its third year, the Blast in the Burg III drum and bugle corps competition is sure to be another hit with area spectators. This year's show is slated for Tuesday, July 31 at 6 p.m. at Memorial Field in Johnsonburg.
"Due to overwhelming support, there will indeed be a Blast in the Burg III," said organizer Terry Feronti of Johnsonburg.
Advance tickets are available until 3 p.m. on July 24 and may be purchased in Johnsonburg at the Johnsonburg Press office, Johnsonburg Senior Center, Beck's Bar and Grill, Central Hose Hall, and The Old Brickyard; in Ridgway at Cliffe's; Wilcox Beverage in Wilcox; and in St. Marys at Vito's, Ivan's and Printing Plus, as well as at the DuBois and Kane chambers of commerce.

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