USARD Performance Series – Connecticut Patriots Fife and Drum Corps

The USARD Organization is proud to present a special performance by members of the esteemed Connecticut Patriots Fife and Drum Corps with Brendan Mason.The group will be demonstrating their rehearsal and performance techniques and approaches. Please join us for the next installment of the USARD Performance Series on Friday July 23rd, 2021, on FB Live […]

USARD Member Meeting

The next members meeting will be on zoom Sunday August 22nd at 7pm EDT to discuss the convention and other topic. If you have any thoughts, suggestions or comments please attend the meeting to help with the decision.  The link for the meeting is Join Zoom Meeting ID: 879 3762 4556Time: Sunday Aug 22nd @7pm EDT

2023 USARD Convention

Ramada by Wyndham Seekonk 213 Taunton Avenue, Seekonk, MA, United States

USARD 2023 Annual Convention Weekend at the Ramada Banquet and Conference Center and American Drum Company, Seekonk MA

Hello USARD members, family and friends.
It's been a long long time since we all got together. We’d love to get your support as an attendee, performing group or volunteer for the 2023 USARD Convention. The Convention schedule this year will be across 2 venues in Seekonk, MA.

Note: These 2 locations are only 1 mile apart.

Friday April 14th - 5pm-10pm Location: Ramada Banquet and Conference Center, 213 Taunton Ave., Seekonk, MA 02771
Saturday April 15th - 11am-5pm Location: American Drum Company, 879 Arcade Ave, Seekonk, MA 02771
Saturday April 15th 6pm -10pm Location: Ramada Banquet and Conference Center, 213 Taunton Ave., Seekonk, MA 02771
If this is something that you can do please RSVP NOW and get your confirmed ticket no later than February 15th, 2023 at a special member rate

You also can let us know if you would like to volunteer or request to perform.

We have the following confirmed performers:

Jeff Prosperie - West Point Hellcats
Jim Clark
Lee Caron
Larry Finn - Berklee School of Music
Mark Reilly
The Midnight Anthem • The Cuccia Family
Blessed Sacrament • Tom Terreri
Cadre • Skyliners Drum Ensemble
New England Chapter • Drum Club MA Chapter
….and many more to be announced

Accomodations: - For those that want to stay overnight, the Convention Hotel is offering us a special group rate:

Ramada Banquet and Conference Center, 213 Taunton Ave., Seekonk, MA 02771

$124.00 USD for a Friday night Double Room

$144.00 for a Saturday Double Room

Reservations can be arranged separately by calling the Hotel Reservations Department at 508-336-8700 no later than March 14th, 2023.

Mention 23-0414 USARD for Special Room Rate

The Convention has always been a way for our members to meet and socialize over the topic that we all love Rudimental Drumming. This is a great way to showcase your organization and meet others in the group.

Thanks for your continued support for USARD.


Brendan Mason and the USARD Advisory Committee