Steve Smith

Will Calhoun

Paul Wertico

Time left to the 25th Chicago Drum Show!

Click here for attendee Frequently Asked Questions



25th Annual Chicago Drum Show
May 15,16,17 2015

Kane County Fairgrounds, St Charles, Illinoisd

A REBEATS production. For more info, contact Rob Cook at 989-463-4757 rob@rebeats.coms

The Chicago Drum Show is the world's largest and longest-running event of it's kind. It is a swap-meet, a drum expo, and an entertainment event. There are clinics, demonstrations, raffles, classes, and over 30,000 square feet of exhibits: New, used, vintage and custom drums, cymbals, and related accessories.


Register in advance, pay at check-in. To register, email




Bring your old gear, we will try to sell it for you in our consignment area. Click here for details on the consignment policies.


Watch for additional Clinician announcements; some of our artists are still working out their tour and studio calendars for 2015.

Dave Mattacks

Bob Henrit

Exhibitors confirmed for the 2015 show: Amedia Cymbals, Angel Drums, Baker Drums, Beat Boogie Drums, Beato Bags, Boom Alley Drums, Carolina Classics, Chicago's #1 Drum Lessons, Classic Drummer, Cold Mountain Drums, Connecticut Pro Percussion, Coopers Vintage Drums, Crescent Cymbals, Custom Tank Drums, Cymclip, Drugan's Drums, Drum Factory, Drumclip, Drumtone, Dynamicx Drums USA, Evans, Explorer's Percussion, Great Lakes Trader, Guitar Center, Holland Drums, Holloman Custom Drums, Humes & Berg, Jenkins-Martin Drum Co., Keith Larsen Baltimore Drum Company, JC's Drummin Music, Jim Krutz, Steve Maxwell, Keith Larsen Mid Atlantic Drum, Ludwig Drum Company, Matt's Vintage Drums, Jim Murray Skip Town Production,,Tony Lewis, Liberty Drums, Palmetto Drum Company, PLAYDRUMS, Polecat Percussion Systems, David Poradisz, Power Wrist Builders, RBH Drum Co., Rat Rod Drums, Rimriser, Lee Ruff, Sabian, Chuck Scalia, Bob Sharp, Skins N Tins, Southern Thumb Music, The Steelpan Store, Taye Drums, ThunderEcho, Trick Drums, Vintage Cymbals, WFLIII Drums, Yamaha, Zildjian, Zion CymbalsVintage Cymbalsumwalt & Andy Dwyer,


Click here for info on lodging near the show

How to get to the show

Shipping to the show



2015 Show Roundtable Event:






Chicago Drum Show on Facebook

Highlights of past drum shows on Youtube- over a million views and counting!



Drum Show Souvenirs: The sticker (left) is 5"x5" UV coated, ideal for road cases, etc. There are no more show t-shirts left, we sold out at the show.

Drum show stick keyring $3.00 shipping included; paypal to or go to Ebay

Kane County Fairgrounds, 525 South Randall Rd, St Charles, Illinois Note: Do NOT ship to this address! Click on exhibitor info for details on shipping materials to the show.

2013 Chicago Show
2014 Chicago Show
2015 Chicago Drum Show

Post-show press release


final exhibitor chart 2013

show program 2013

2015 First Exhibitor Letter

2015 Exhibitor FAQ

2015 Exhibitor diagram

2015 Exhibitor Agreement


2010 Chicago Show
2011 Chicago Show
2012 Chicago Show



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