Banquet Notification


Preparations are underway for the 43rd Annual World Drum Corps Hall of Fame Induction Banquet for the Class of 2019. This year’s event will be held on August 30 in the Garden Terrace Room of the Genetti Hotel at 200 West 4th Street in Williamsport, PA.

We have a room block at the Genetti that will be reserved on a first come basis. Room reservations will be made by calling Alicia Keller (of the Genetti) directly at 570-601-8011. Please feel free to leave a message and Alicia will return your call. You should use code WDCHOF19 when making your reservation. The room rates range from $99 to $119 per night plus 11% tax. That rate will be honored two days prior to and two days following the banquet. This room block will be held until July 31 and thereafter released to the public so please make sure to reserve your room early. NOTE: After August 1 all hotels in the Williamsport area will release any unused rooms.

Tickets for this year’s banquet are $55. No tickets will be mailed to you. Seating is limited. Doors open for registration and table assignments at 4:30 at the WDCHOF registration desk in the hotel lobby. There is a social hour with cash bar from 5:30-6:30 in the Grand Ballroom on the Mezzanine Level. Banquet festivities will begin promptly in the Garden Terrace Room on the main level at 6:30 with a buffet dinner to follow. The WDCHOF photo will be taken after the event. Dress code: Business attire with jackets requested for men.

As in the past your request for table assignments will be honored if possible. Your R.S.V.P. by August 1 will aid in accomplishing that task. Open seating only following that date.

Also, note that the general membership meeting will be Saturday, August 31, at 11:00 a.m. in the Genetti Hotel in the Washington Room.

Please download and complete the Banquet Order Form request form and mail it along with your check.

Download 2019 Banquet Order Form PDF Form