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CPI Opens 2017 Performance at Buffalo Stampede: 2/18/2017

Saturday, February 18, 2017

CPI opens their 2017 Performance season at the Buffalo Stampede on February 18, 2107. The show takes place at Buffalo High School in Buffalo, MN and starts at 6:00pm.

Buffalo Stampede
MPA Indoor Drumline Show

Buffalo High School
877 Bison Blvd
Buffalo, MN 55313

6:00pm - Show Begins

$9 - Adults
$6 - Students / Seniors
Free - Kids under 5

MPA Show Info

MPA Show Website

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Chops Drum & Bugle Corps 2017 Open House

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Save the date! Coming off of our Bronze Medal finish at the 2016 DCA World Championships, we have been taking the off-season to ensure we build on that success for 2017!

Chops Drum and Bugle Corps is proud to present their 2017 Program: Aria 51. We will be taking our musical selections from pieces such as: 'Flight' from Man of Steel, 'Arrows of the Gods' from Titus, 'Flower Duet' from Lakmé, and 'I Will Follow You Into the Dark' by Death Cab for Cutie

We will kick off the 2017 season on January 22nd from 1 - 6 pm at a location to be announced on January 1.

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Hwy 169 Closure

Saturday, February 18, 2017

If you are traveling to Chops Center please be aware that Hwy 169 is closed in both directions between Bren Rd and 7th St (5th St, Lincoln Dr) as the Nine Mile Creek bridge is replaced. The closure will remain through October 2017.

Detours from MNDOT are:
Northbound detour: EB Hwy 62, NB Hwy 100, WB I-394 to Hwy 169
Southbound detour: WB I-394, SB I-494 to Hwy 169

More information is available at the MNDOT website:

Attention Chops Alumni!

We would like to keep in touch with all former members of Chops. If your contact information has changed please fill out the Alumni Information Form.

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