Summer Camp’s Make a Difference and Field Day will be hosting a food drive with Lakeview Pantry on December 27 at the Lotus concert at the Riviera Theater in Chicago! The food drive will support Lakeview Pantry, whose goal is to eradicate hunger and poverty in our communities. Bring any items from the list below and enter for a chance to win 3-day Summer Camp Passes and tickets to see Dark Star Orchestra at the Vic!
We will also be hosting a coat drive on December 31 at the Big Gigantic concert at the Aragon in Chicago! Bring coats to donate and enter for a chance to win 3-day Summer Camp Passes and tickets to see moe. at the Riviera Theater!
New Years Eve we will be hosting TWO cell phone drives with Rock The Earth at the Leftover Salmon concert at the Vic and the Robert Randolph & Karl Denson show at Park West, both in Chicago. With over one billion out of use cell phones in the US alone national environmental advocacy group, Rock the Earth invites you to make a difference this holiday season by recycling your cell phone! If you recycle your cell phone at these shows, you will be entered to win FREE tickets to Trampled by Turtles at the Vic, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals at the Riv and 3-day Summer Camp Passes!
These are all Field Day events, so every donation counts towards the Red, Yellow, Blue or Purple team. The team with the most donations at each event will win each individual event for Field Day 2013! (Red ream could win one, but purple could win another, etc.)
Summer Camp Field Day is a Color War that takes place on site at the festival, and year-round at concerts throughout the country and online. To learn more about Field Day, check out the website: http://www.summercampfestival.com/field-day
The missions of the Lakeview Pantry is to eliminate hunger in our community by: providing food to fill the basic need of hungry people; increasing the independence of our clients through self-help initiatives and other innovative programs; and raising awareness of hunger and poverty and working towards solutions to eliminate them. You can learn more about the Lakeview Pantry here: http://www.lakeviewpantry.org/
Rock the Earth acts as advocates to ensure the existence of a sustainable and healthy environment for all. They aim to represent those individuals and communities whose environment or natural surroundings are directly and adversely affected by others. Find out more info about Rock the Earth here: http://rocktheearth.org
See you there!
Make a Difference Field Day Food Drive Donation List:
We are excited to announce the 2013 On The Road tour! On The Road brings the magic of the Summer Camp Music Festival to your town. This spring we will visit multiple cities across the midwest and beyond searching for the best talent the area has to offer. At every stop artists and bands will compete for a chance to perform at the Summer Camp Music Festival on Memorial Day Weekend. The winners are chosen by audience voting and participation. Check out www.facebook.com/summercampontheroadfor info on how to sign your band up for the tour and check us out On The Road….
1/19 : Wooly’s * Des Moines, IA
1/25 : The Bluebird * Bloomington, IN
2/01 : Old Rock House * St. Louis, MO
2/22 : The Woodlands Tavern * Columbus, OH
2/23 : The Yacht Club * Iowa City, IA
2/28 : Cervante’s Other Side * Denver, CO
3/01 : High Noon Saloon * Madison, WI
3/08 : The Abbey Pub * Chicago, IL
3/09 : The Abbey Pub * Chicago, IL
3/13 : The Blind Pig * Ann Arbor, MI
3/15 : Mojo’s * Columbia, MO
3/16 : The Mousetrap * Indianapolis, IN
TBA : Minneapolis, MN
TBA : Boulder, CO
The next tier of 3-Day Passes will go on sale tomorrow, Saturday, December 1st at 10AM CST for $150. There will be a limited number of tickets available at this price and once they sell out the price may go up without notice. Volunteer deposit tickets for both General Volunteers and the Green Team will also go on sale on Saturday, December 1st at 10AM CST for $200 plus a non-refundable $15 application fee. You can find more information on volunteering at www.summercampfestival.com/volunteer including how to sign up. Thursday Pre-Party Passes are still available for $30. Tickets are available by phone 1-800-514-ETIX and online at www.SummerCampFestival.com. Information on VIP Packages, RV passes and more will be available in the coming weeks.
Exciting news Summer Campers: We will be making our first round of artist announcements this Friday, November 30, 2012 at 5pm CST! But, as a special treat to our followers on Facebook and Twitter we’ll be leaking the artist announcements starting this Wednesday!
Be sure to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter to be the first to know.
It’s official, Summer Camp Music Festival Advanced Early Bird 3-Day Passes are now on sale! Hurry and buy yours for only $135 online at www.summercampfestival.com/tickets! Don’t forget Thursday Pre-Party Passes are also available for $30.
A limited number of Advance Early Bird 3-Day Passes will be available. Once these Advanced Early Bird Passes sell out, prices will go up without notice. Tickets are also available by phone 1-800-514-ETIX.
Summer Camp Music Festival 2013 Announces Early Bird Tickets Go On Sale November 16 For Another 3-Day Weekend of moe., Umphrey’s McGee and much more!
Jay Goldberg Events & Entertainment and Jam Productions is proud to announce that Early Bird 3-day tickets for the 13th Summer Camp Music Festival will go on sale this Friday, November 16, 2012 at 10AM. The festival will once again take place at Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe, IL on Memorial Day Weekend – May 24, 25 & 26, 2013.
We are also excited to welcome back headliners moe. and Umphrey’s McGee to this year’s festival. Each band will be performing on all 3 days of the festival. Many more bands will be announced in the coming weeks and months.
A limited number of Advance Early Bird 3-Day Passes will be available at $135. Once these Advanced Early Bird Passes sell out, prices will go up without notice. Thursday Pre-Party Passes will also go on sale November 16, 2012 at 10am for $30. Tickets are available by phone 1-800-514-ETIX and online at www.summercampfestival.com/tickets. Information on VIP Packages, RV passes and more will be available in the coming weeks.
Make a Difference Field Day Food Drive at Pretty Lights for Hurricane Sandy Relief
BLOOMINGTON, IL- Summer Camp Music Festival’s Make a Difference and Field Day are teaming up with Pretty Lights and the Midwest Food Bank for a food drive to benefit Hurricane Sandy victims.
We will be hosting a Make a Difference Field Day Food Drive at the Pretty Lights show Friday, November 16 at US Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington, IL! The food drive will support Midwest Food Bank, who is sending donations on to disaster relief efforts for Hurricane Sandy on the East Coast. Bring THREE items from the following list and receive a raffle ticket for a chance to win 3-day Summer Camp Passes, Pretty Lights merchandise and more! Every three items will get you another raffle ticket, so the more donations you bring, the better your chances are to win great prizes.
This is also a Field Day event, so every donation counts towards the Red, Yellow, Blue or Purple team. The team with the most donations wins the first Food Drive event for Field Day 2013! Summer Camp Field Day is a Color War that takes place on site at the festival, and year-round at concerts throughout the country and online. To learn more about Field Day, check out the website: http://www.summercampfestival.com/field-day
The mission of Midwest Food Bank is to alleviate hunger and poverty by gathering and distributing food donations to non-for profits and disaster sites without cost to the recipients. Currently donations are being shipped to The Salvation Army with disaster relief boxes for victims of Hurricane Sandy.
See you at Pretty Lights next Friday and please remember to bring a donation for Midwest Food Bank!
Make a Difference Food Drive Donation List:
- Instant Oatmeal Packets
- Peanut Butter
- Canned Vegetables
- Cans of Soup
- Ramen Noodles
- Canned pasta and beans
- Canned meat
- Boxes of Mac and Cheese
- Toilet Paper
- Paper Towels
- Granola Bars
- Wash Cloths