Norfolk, VA

April 30, 2017

Norfolk, VA (Events)

Eric Hjellming

April 30, 2017 - April 30, 2017

1:00pm – 2:30pm

Scope Arena


DrumLine Battle is returning to Norfolk, VA for the 2017 Virginia International Tattoo!

Celebrating their 21st anniversary, the 2017 Virginia International Tattoo will feature an extraordinary cast of over 1,000 performers.  Included are Queen’s Colour Squadron of the Royal Air Force who will provide an amazing marching drill display to live music, La Musique de l’air –  a French Air Force band comprised of technically and artistically brilliant musicians, a collection of some of the finest pipe and drum bands from Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom and the United States, more Irish dancers than ever and of course, the very finest musicians the U.S. Military has to offer!

DrumLine Battle is a program of Drum Corps International that showcases percussion ensembles of any instrumentation and skill level year-round, spotlighting their unique talents and creativity in a high energy face-to-face competition. With drummers from the United States and eight other contries, you can expect some exciting DrumLine Battles this year at the Virginia International Tattoo! The Scope Plaza will be packed with be lively music and dancing, craft beer and tasty treats.

Each DrumLine Battle takes place immediately prior to each performance of the Virginia International Tattoo.

DrumLine Battle Schedule:
Thursday, April 27- Friday, April 28 6:00PM Battle/7:30PM Tattoo
Saturday, April 29 5:00PM Battle/7:30PM Tattoo
Sunday, April 30, 1:00PM Battle/2:30PM Tattoo

For more information on the 2017 Hullaballoo DrumLine Battles, visit

For more information on the Virginia Tattoo, visit

For performance inquiries, contact