Welcome to the official site for the Let There Be Drums event, a once in a lifetime spectacle of music and compassion. We’re hosting a two-day event full of clinics, trade shows, camaraderie, and most of all drumming!

To participate in this remarkable even, simply text 71777 and put DRUMS in the message box.  It takes one minute!  

This free event is a fundraiser for The 30-Days Foundation, www.the30-days foundation.org.  This Minnesota-based charities has helped over 70,000 Minnesota families in real-life financial crisis with a one-time financial grant made payable only to the service provider requiring payment.   The 30-Days Foundation will donate their portion of what is raised to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Louisiana   

Join hundreds of drummers performing with a nearly 40-piece band including the legendary Bernard “Pretty” Purdie, Jimmy Paxon, Jay Williams, Sandy Gennaro, Charlie Adams and many other nationally known drummers, performing with hundreds of drummers on Harriet aisland in St. Paul in a once in a lifetime music spectacle.