News & Updates

Summer Camp 2016 Advanced Early Bird Tickets On Sale This Friday!

Summer Camp Music Festival will return to Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe, IL on May 27, 28 & 29, 2016! Early Bird 3-Day GA Passes go on sale this Friday, Nov 20 at 11 AM Central.

MAKE A DIFFERENCE in Chicago this weekend and win art, July 5 Grateful Dead tickets, Summer Camp VIPs and more!

We can NOT WAIT to head to Chicago this weekend to participate in all of the fanfare surrounding The Grateful Dead’s ‘Fare Thee Well’ shows at Soldier Field! Between the musical performances by the Dead, the pre and post-show parties around town, the lot scene and more, it’s sure to be one of the most… Read more »

Recap videos and photos from the 15th Annual Summer Camp Music Festival are here!

Relive the 15th Annual Summer Camp Music Festival with our official Jay Blakesberg directed recap video and other footage, available now on YouTube!

FINAL SCHEDULE UPDATES & ANNOUNCEMENTS! Add VIP Lounge Sets and more to your custom schedule…

We have made some final updates to our schedule for the 15th Annual Summer Camp Music Festival, SCampers! Check your mobile app or create a custom schedule here to add additional VIP Lounge sets, Soulshine MAKE A DIFFERENCE events and more to your daily plan for next weekend. And be sure to check out some… Read more »

We’re ONE WEEK AWAY! Some improvements, updates, and rules changes to make note of before you arrive…

With just over a week until gates open for the 15th Annual Summer Camp Music Festival, we are hard at work preparing Three Sisters Park for your arrival! Stages are being built, art installed, bars and vendors are setting up… and we’re doing EVERYTHING we can to ensure you have a Memorial Day Weekend unlike any other. When you… Read more »

2015 SCHEDULE NOW AVAILABLE – Customize yours with our ALL NEW Mobile App!

The daily artist schedule for the 15th Annual Summer Camp Music Festival is now available! With over 125 artists on 7 stages, your Memorial Day Weekend will be PACKED with a variety of musical options…

2015 BANDANA DESIGN CONTEST – Submission & Voting Open NOW

Design our Official Summer Camp Music Festival 2014 Bandana! Each year we distribute thousands of our Official Summer Camp Bandanas on site during the festival, a fun tradition that gives creative SCampers the chance to have their design work proudly worn and displayed each Memorial Day Weekend… and year-round across the country and around the world in unique and… Read more »

GODBONER MEETS GENE WEEN, plus other final artist announcements and ticket news!

Umphrey’s McGee dons their alter ego GODBONER for a rare and special set of music Friday night at Summer Camp Music Festival. Combining forces for the first time, Gene Ween will join the boys for a set of Ween classics and choice covers, performing as GODBONER MEETS GENE WEEN. This rare set of music will… Read more »

OFFICIAL PRE-PARTY: Summer Camp All Stars – Spirit Of Chicago Yacht

Join us in Chicago on Sunday, May 17, the weekend before Summer Camp, for an afternoon with the Summer Camp All Stars! We will be boarding the Spirit of Chicago yacht for an afternoon cruise on Lake Michigan with a stacked lineup of artists – this afternoon of unique collaboration will feature:  Kris Myers of Umphrey’s McGee Marcus Rezak of Digital… Read more »

Honoring 50 Years of the Grateful Dead Special Festival Performances and Dead 50 Ticket Giveaways

To celebrate our special series of daily Dead performances at this year’s Summer Camp, we’re hooking three lucky SCampers up with a pair of tickets to some of the incredible shows lined up this summer in honor of The Dead’s 50th Anniversary.