The Dutchmen Field Championship has grown to become one of the largest single event contests in the Midwest. 28 bands will compete in 4 classes (set by IHSMA guidelines). Beginning at 1:00 pm, the contest takes places on Korver Field in De Valois Stadium on the campus of Northwestern College in Orange City. The Dutchmen Field Championship ends with a spectacular fireworks and awards presentation at 10:00pm. Six adjudicators from the finest DCI corps from around the United States will judge the show.