The Erie Thunderbirds are officially back. The corps returned to the Drum Corps community with a successful first show in Dubois, PA on June 14th, 2014. During the Small Drum Corps Association event, the Erie Thunderbirds place 2nd overall. At the North East Cherry Festival on July 19th, 2014, the Erie Thunderbirds placed 1st overall in both the parade and the SDCA event. This victory gave the Steel City Ambassadors their first loss in SDCA competition in the 3 year existence of the region.
The Erie Thunderbirds will be concluding their competitive season in the Mini Corps Championships at DCA Championships Labor Day weekend in Rochester, NY. On September 13th, the Thunderbirds will perform at the McDowell LMBA show as an exhibition. This will be your last chance to see the 2014 Erie Thunderbirds.