Drummathon 2016 Recap

OCT 92016

Drummathon 2016

Our 2nd Annual Drummathon was a HUGE success raising over $25,000 - of that the drummers raised over $18,000! Drummathon 2016 featured celebrity rock star drummers Rich Redmond (Jason Aldean) as MC, plus Mark Schulman (P!NK), Carmine Appice (Ozzy, Ted Nugent), and Matt Starr (Mr. Big, Ace Frehley). In addition, 18 of the top fundraising drummers showed their talent during a three minute drum solo. As if that wasn't enough, the day featured music from Sweet Chaos, The JuJu Beans, Logan Robot Gladden and Friends, as well as The Breast Cancer Can Stick It! Band, featuring April Samuels. See photos from Drummathon 2016!

2016 Top Fundraisers were:

  1. JD Beck
  2. Chip Heller
  3. Payton Taylor


What: Breast Cancer Can Stick It! 2nd Annual Drummathon

Where: Klyde Warren Park, Dallas, TX

When: October 9, 2016, 10a-7p

Who: Drummers Rich Redmond (Jason Aldean), Mark Schulman (P!NK), Carmine Appice (Ozzy), Matt Starr (Mr. Big), family, friends, and YOU!

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This year's Drummathon is not only FREE to attend but is also FREE to register, and you don't have to be a drummer to join in on the fun - anyone can register and fundraise! The top 40 fundraisers ($250 minimum) by October 2, 2016 at 7p CT will 1) win the opportunity to play a three minute solo the day of the event, 2) receive a goodie bag, and a 3) Drummathon 2016 t-shirt. The top three fundraisers will win additional prizes!

For every $20 raised, registrants attending the event will get a raffle ticket in their goodie bag. At the event on October 9, registrants will have the opportunity to tear off their raffle tickets and deposit into the bucket for the raffles of their choice, on display at the event.

The day of the event will feature live music interspersed with drum solos as well as solos by some of the top celebrity rock star drummers - with a chance to drum along side one of the rock stars. Simultanously, attendees to this free family-friendly event can visit food trucks, vendor booths, and autograph booths as well as browse and sign up for silent auctions and raffles. While at the show, MC's will even throw out an array of give aways.

Drummathon 2016 Highlights



  • The Bomb Factory
  • Park Cities Ford
  • School of Rock DFW
  • Texas Oncology
  • Three Lane Road



  • Sheraton Dallas Hotel



  • Aquarian Drumheads
  • Baby Back Shak
  • Botsford Financial Group
  • Brandi McComb Photography
  • Debra Gloria Photography
  • Debra Gloria Photography
  • Eifler Tax Group
  • Giant Teddy
  • Granada Theater
  • Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative
  • Guitar Center
  • Heller Automotive
  • House of Blues Dallas
  • iHeart Radiio
  • The Kelly Shu
  • The Kessler Theater
  • Law Offices of Gilbert De La Garza
  • Lone Star Percussion
  • Modern Drummer Magazine
  • Moto Liberty
  • Nadine's Music Manor
  • Planet Sub
  • Pro Graphics, Inc.
  • Reliable Chevrolet
  • Sam Ash Music Store Dallas
  • Sanders Photography
  • Sewell Automotive Companies
  • Silverfox Drumsticks
  • Skwareks Photography
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen
  • Universal Rehearsal Studios
  • Yamaha Drums

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