Support Mandarins Scholarships, April 21 – May 5 2022 marks the 10th annual Big Day of Giving. This 24-hour giving challenge brings together the Sacramento region’s nonprofit community to celebrate the work they do to make this region the place we call home. Since inception, this event has raised over $65 million to help nonprofits
Spring has sprung and that means that we are one month closer to seeing competitive drum corps this summer. Once the WGI (Winter Guard International) color guard and percussion championships are over (April 9th color guard, April 23rd percussion), it’s all about the drum corps. Our April camp is the weekend of April 29, 30, and May
Happy 59th Birthday, Mandarins! Today we celebrate all the experiences and great times of the current members, alumni, staff, and volunteers for the past six decades. YOU are the reason the Mandarins are an important part of the drum corps and Sacramento community. Watch for some REALLY EXCITING events happening soon for all our Fandarins!
Group Tickets Now Available for DCI Finals Week! Mandarins Ticket Blocks are available for purchase now, for all three 2022 DCI Championships performances in Indianapolis, IN. Click the link(s) below for each individual event you wish to attend. Follow the instructions provided on the “Corps Block Purchase Guide” to select your seats, and enter the
The Mandarins Music Academy (MMA) started our elementary school band programs this week. We had about 1,000 student applications and have enrolled over 800 students. This is taking place at 34 elementary schools within the Elk Grove Unified School District. This is just the beginning of the musical journey for these young musicians and we
Wow, it’s true! We have a drum corps for the 2022 season. Following our recent January camp, we have contracted 62 brass members, 27 percussion members, 32 color guard members, and 4 drum majors. No, we are not full just yet but we are getting there. The brass section should be full by late April,