2018 Event Dates

We are please to announce the event schedule* for the 2018 ADLA and WCWA season.

Registration for percussion and winds ensembles will begin on October 9, 2017.

For additional information including how to register for events, take a look at the following – 2018 Event Registration Information.

Saturday, January 27 – SoCal Director/Instructor Meeting (ADLA and WCWA)

Saturday, February 3 – Orange Glen HS Eval Show #1 ( ADLA, WCWA and WGASC )
Saturday, February 10 – Las Vegas Area Eval Show ( ADLA and WGASC )
Saturday, February 10 – Azusa HS Eval Show #2 ( ADLA, WCWA and WGASC )
Saturday, February 17 – Ramona HS ( ADLA )
Friday, February 23 – Las Vegas Area . ( ADLA and WGASC )

Saturday, March 3 – West Covina HS ( ADLA )
Saturday, March 10 – Marina HS ( ADLA and WCWA )
Saturday, March 17 – Las Vegas Area ( ADLA and WGASC )
Saturday, March 17 – Aliso Niguel ( ADLA )
Saturday, March 24 – Las Vegas Area ( ADLA and WGASC )
Saturday, March 24 – Cajon HS ( ADLA )
Saturday, March 31 – Whittier HS ( ADLA and WCWA )

Saturday, April 7 – Mission Hills HS ( ADLA )
Sunday, April 8 – Ramona HS ( ADLA and WCWA )

2018 Southern Nevada Championships
Saturday, April 7 – Southern Nevada Championships . ( ADLA and WGASC )

2018 West Coast Winds Association (WCWA) Championships
Saturday, April 14 – West Coast Winds Championships at King HS

2018 ADLA Semi-Finals
Saturday, April 14 – 2018 ADLA Semi-Finals @ King HS Day 1 ( Novice, B )
Sunday, April 15 – 2018 ADLA Semi-Finals @ King HS Day 2 ( Jr, Concert, A, Open, World )

2018 ADLA Championships
Saturday, April 21 or 28 – TBD
– OR –
Sunday, April 22 or 29 – TBD

LAUSD Annual Percussion Presentation – Date/Location TBD

Post Season Meeting – Date/Location TBD

*Dates and locations subject to change.  Dates and locations may be added or cancelled based on demand.  

2018 Event Registration Information

To all Directors, Instructors and Ensemble Managers:

2018 Event Registration for Winds and Percussion will begin Monday, October 9, 2017 at 10:00am.  To register your ensemble you will need an account and you must have the ensemble you are registering attached to your account.

Registration is open to all ensembles in all divisions – Percussion and Winds.

Southern Nevada/Las Vegas Area Event Registration will open as soon as locations are confirmed.  We will announce when registration for those events becomes available.

Registering New Ensembles or New Ensemble Managers
New ensembles, directors and ensemble managers will be required to create an account prior to registration.    First check to see if your ensemble is in our system by checking the ensemble profiles.   If you are new to an ensemble or school and need to change the directors or ensemble managers, use the same form as a new ensemble to create an account.    You may have up to 2 ensemble managers per ensemble.

“Winds” Ensembles will now register on this site.  You should create a new account  –  create an account

Returning Ensembles and Ensemble Managers.
If you have an account you should test your login before October 9 to make sure your information and your ensemble(s) information is correct and complete.  Contact us if you need assistance.

Click here for the 2018 Event Registration Fee Schedule.

Semi-Finals and Championship Qualifications for Percussion Ensembles

To qualify for Semi-Finals you must attend One (1) regular season show.  The deadline for Semi-Finals Registration is March 10.    

Percussion Championships will take place on a single day for all divisions.  The date/location of championships will be announced as soon as a site is confirmed.

Any questions feel free to contact us.


2018 Event Registration Opens on October 9, 2017 at 10:00am

Registration for 2018 Events will open on October 9, 2017 at 10:00am.

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Check out our NEW Classifieds section to view ads or place an ad to sell something – you must be logged into to the site to place an ad.



ADLA Now! App

ADLA Now!ADLA Now! is the official app for ADLA – the American Drum Line Association.

This exciting new application helps you keep up-to-date with all of the latest news, scores, and event information for ADLA Events and Ensembles … with LIVE updates, directly from the ADLA website.



With the ADLA Now! app, you can:

– see the latest scores from ADLA Events, available as soon as they’re released at the Event.
– access previous scores and placement for each Ensemble, in addition to current scores.
– receive real-time notifications that new scores have been published – live from the Event.
– have the details for each Event during the season, including location and start time
– quickly see which Ensembles are performing in each Division/classification
– know exactly when your Ensemble is scheduled, by viewing the Event Schedule
– access the list of Judges for the Event and know which captions they’re judging
– get turn-by-turn directions to the Event location using the Maps feature of your phone
– have access to the weather forecast for the Event location on show day (available 14 days prior to the Event date)
– filter Events to show only those that your favorite Ensemble is registered for
– receive Bulletins from the Event site – in case of schedule changes, etc.
– view scores from previous seasons
– have access to the latest news and information from the americandrumline.org website

ADLA Now! is the MUST-HAVE application for ADLA participants, educators and staff members, families, friends, and fans.

Search “ADLA Now!” in your Apple App Store or Google Play for Android.

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ADLA Now! App FAQs

Will ADLA Now! work on my device?

ADLA Now! is available for iOS (8.1+) and Android (4.0.3+).

Search “ADLA Now!” in your App store for the most recent version

How do I select the Season for Scores and Events?

You can change the Season by touching the “Scores” or “Events” title at the top of the page, then selecting the desired Season you’re interested in viewing.

If the Season selected is ‘current’, the application will save your selection so it is the default the next time you open the app.

Where are the Scores for my Event?

Select the “Scores” option at the bottom of the screen (iOS) or menu at the top left (Android).  Also ensure you have selected the appropriate Season.

Scores are available immediately upon their being published to the ADLA website, which normally happens shortly after the awards ceremony.

What is the source of information for the app?

Data in the Now! app is driven directly from the circuit’s website – so you are assured of having the most up-to-date and accurate information available. Scores are available immediately after they’re published on the website; Event Info and Schedules are driven directly by the data published on the website.

Weather data is provided by AerisWeather.com and is available for Events up to 14 days in-advance.