2024 WGI Board of Directors Announces Advisory Board Travel Grant

The WGI Board of Directors recently approved funds for an advisory board travel grant to foster growth and encourage new perspectives in the activity. This tuition will cover the expenses of up to three individuals who do not competitively qualify for the Advisory Board, allowing them to participate in the annual Advisory Board meeting this upcoming June.

Take the 2024 WGI Participant Survey!

Take this free participant survey for a chance to win a $100 Pepwear credit in the WGI shop!

WGI will use the collected data to better understand the demographics of the individuals participating in their events.

Early Bird Registration is Open for WGIcon 2024!

Early Bird Registration is now open for WGIcon 2024! Join us for a weekend of learning, networking, and creating with some of the greatest minds in the activity at a discounted price.

Early bird registration is $179 for a limited time only. Register today!

WGI Mourns the Loss of Bob Thomas

We are saddened to hear of the passing of Bob Thomas, a long-time member of the WGI Winds Steering Committee and a dedicated educator/adjudicator for the marching arts.

WGI Needs Volunteers for Winds World Championships!

Calling all weekend warriors!

the 2024 WGI Winds World Championships is seeking volunteers for the weekend of April 20-21. If individuals can get themselves to Dayton, Ohio on Friday, April 20, WGI will take care of everything else!

Save the Date: 2024 Advisory Board Location Information!

The 2024 WGI Advisory Board meeting dates are confirmed!

WGI Sport of the Arts will hold its Advisory Board meetings on June 7-8, 2024, at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa in Las Vegas, Nevada. This annual meeting gives representatives opportunities to discuss and vote on the rules and policies governing WGI.

WGI’s Inclusive Costuming Resource List!

In 2021, the WGI Future Leaders Program (FLP), in conjunction with the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee, published the “Inclusive Costuming Resources”—a running catalog of costuming and design companies that provide diverse skin-tone garments for members of color.

2024 Season Show Announcements

Check out our new show announcement pages for each division and see what exciting productions are coming to life this winter!

WGI 2024 Hall of Fame Recipients Announced

WGI is proud to announce the election of the newest class of individuals into the WGI Hall of Fame! 

The Hall of Fame is the highest honor presented to individuals who have influenced WGI history through their achievements and contributions.

Top 5 moments of 2023!

As another exciting year comes to an end, we can’t help but look back at some of the best moments from the year that occurred for the organization and the indoor marching arts activity. Take a look below at some of our highlights from 2023! 1. WGI Renewed Contract With City of Dayton Through 2031 […]

Join #TeamWGI! Director of Finance

WGI Sport of the Arts is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Director of Finance to work in our Dayton, Ohio, headquarters.

Exciting Changes to Our 2024 Virtual Preview!

The 2024 WGI Virtual season is just around the corner, and we have gathered a panel of esteemed clinicians from each division to provide overview commentary and give valuable feedback to groups before the competitive season begins.

4 Ways to Donate with WGI!

It’s officially Giving Tuesday with WGI, and with that comes the launch of this year’s Invest in Indoor Campaign! Complete your month of giving by donating to WGI, and see how your funds help shape the future of the indoor marching arts! Donating is now easier than ever, and it doesn’t even have to include […]

Give Your Time and Volunteer for WGI this #GivingTuesday!

This Giving Tuesday, WGI is looking for all the different ways that you can have a direct impact on the indoor marching arts community with your contributions. Whether through donating to our annual Invest in Indoor campaign, Scholarship funds, creating personal fundraisers, or simply giving your free time, WGI has an outlet to help YOU […]

2024 Event Registration is Here!

The time has come to register for #WGI2024! Click Here to view the tiered registration information, see when you qualify to sign up for events, and to learn more about our Event Registration process.

WGIcon 2024: Call for Presenters!

WGI is looking for educators who are interested in sharing their knowledge and experience of the indoor marching arts at our instructor education event next September.

2024 Hall of Fame

The deadline to submit all WGI Hall of Fame nominees is November 17, 2023 at 11:59 PM. This is your chance to help recognize individuals from the winter percussion activity (color guard nominations are accepted on even-numbered years) at World Championships. To submit a nomination for the 2024 WGI Hall of Fame (Percussion), submit a letter of […]