News & Updates

Join the Soulshine Ambassadors – a new way to MAKE A DIFFERENCE at Summer Camp!

For years, we here at Summer Camp have relied on the hard work and dedication of our General Volunteers and Green Team. In fact, the festival would not be possible without them, which is why they earn a 3-Day GA Pass and Thursday Pre-Party Ticket in exchange for their time! A photo posted by Summer… Read more »


Announcing our 2015 Summer Camp: On The Road Tour Host Cities

The Summer Camp: On The Road Tour returns this February & March – come out and support your favorite local bands as they compete for the chance to perform alongside moe., Umphrey’s McGee, Steve Miller Band, Widespread Panic, STS9, Big Gigantic and many more at the 15th Annual Summer Camp Music Festival this May! The… Read more »


Our First Summer Camp 2015 Artist Announcements Are Here!

Hey SCampers, we’ve heard your excitement and we’ll have a full first round of Summer Camp Music Festival 2015 Artists to announce for you sometime in the next couple of weeks! In the meantime, who would blame us if we let you all sneak a peek or two? If you’re like us and you just can’t… Read more »


Announcing Summer Camp 2015 Volunteer Applications and Payment Plan Tickets

A photo posted by Summer Camp Music Festival (@summercampfest) on Dec 12, 2014 at 12:16pm PST Summer Camp Music Festival 2015 Volunteer Applications and Payment Plan Tickets will both be available on Friday, December 5 at 10 AM Central! Volunteers play a vital role in the success of Summer Camp! Our Volunteers & Green Team… Read more »


Apply to the 2015 Summer Camp Street Team

A photo posted by Summer Camp Music Festival (@summercampfest) on Nov 11, 2014 at 6:24pm PST Are you active in your local music community? Always attending shows and talking about your favorite artists? The friend that everyone looks to for a good time? Would you like to attend the 15th Annual Summer Camp Music Festival… Read more »


Watch 14 Years of Summer Camp History & Get Your 2015 Early Bird Tickets This Week!

Get ready for the 15th Annual Summer Camp Music Festival by looking back on our storied history at Three Sisters Park, and by picking up your Early Bird Tickets for Summer Camp 2015 this week! Enjoy this brand new video, “The Making of Summer Camp” directed by Jay Blakesberg and see footage from 14 years… Read more »


Celebrating in Las Vegas! Photos from our 4:20 High Roller Happy Hour Meet & Greet with moe.

As promised, we’re throwing a year-round, no holds barred, coast-to-coast party leading up to the 15th Annual Summer Camp Music Festival this May 22, 23 & 24, 2015 in Chillicothe, IL. A photo posted by Summer Camp Music Festival (@summercampfest) on Nov 11, 2014 at 12:13pm PST Starting July in Denver at Umphrey’s McGee’s sold out… Read more »


“Looking Back” on Summer Camp Music Festival 2014 with our Jay Blakesberg Directed Recap Videos

In case you missed it, we dropped a new “Looking Back on Summer Camp 2014″ video last week featuring “NOISE” off Bassnectar’s NVSB! Watch it here, and while you’re at it, be sure to check out our previous “Looking Back at 2014″ videos featured Moe.’s “Annihilation Blues” as well as Umphrey’s McGee’s “All In Time”!… Read more »


Summer Camp Returns to Three Sisters Park for Memorial Day Weekend 2015 – ‘Express Yourself’ Using #SCamp15

Summer Camp Music Festival will return to Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe, IL this May 22, 23 & 24, 2015 to celebrate the festival’s 15th Anniversary! Stay tuned this fall as we announce our first round of artists, Late Night Shows in the Red Barn, special 15th Anniversary surprises and more! WIN TICKETS TO SUMMER… Read more »


Thanks For Telling Us What Summer Camp Means to YOU!

Thank you SCampers! We asked “What does Summer Camp Music Festival mean to YOU?” and you responded with a bunch of amazing videos! A big congratulations goes to our Grand Prize Winner Gwyn Griffiths, who will receive a pair of 3 Day Passes to Summer Camp Music Festival 2015 for her video above. Watch for… Read more »