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The Summer Camp Ultimate Guide

The Summer Camp Ultimate Guide is here! This interactive guidebook is for everyone from the first timers to the 21 year vets, look no further than this for your #1 source of all things Summer Camp Music Festival. Need to know what to pack? Read this. Want to know more about and where to find Field Day or SOULPATCH? Read… more >>
The Summer Camp Ultimate Guide

Glam Camp Returns to SCamp22!

SCamp Glam Camp returns to Summer Camp Music Festival on Friday, 5/27 from 3-6pm at Unicorn Island! With eco-conscious beauty in mind, Camp Counselor Niki, Camp Counselor Cat and their "Sparkle Team" of volunteers will be providing free bio-degradable glitter, hair braiding, hair styling, and festival makeup help! (Glam Camp 2021 Images by Tara Gracer) All services are FREE (tips are highly encouraged)… more >>
Glam Camp Returns to SCamp22!

SUMMER CAMP PODCAST EP47: Lowdown Brass Band

Camp Counselor Derek is joined by Billacamp and Shane Jonas from the Lowdown Brass Band to talk Chicago music, horns, hip hop, and hair. Jam of the Week: Steady Flow from 2021. You can stream all of the episodes on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, coming soon to YouTube and here at SummerCampFestival.com. Listen Here Stay up-to-date on all of our new releases! Bookmark our page… more >>
SUMMER CAMP PODCAST EP47: Lowdown Brass Band

Chopping It Up With DJ Paul [ARTIST INTERVIEW]

(DJ Paul of Three 6 Mafia by Austin Friedline) Legendary hip-hop artist, pioneering producer and Academy Award winner DJ Paul of Three 6 Mafia made his return to Summer Camp Music Festival on Sunday last August. As a huge hip-hop nerd who operates a hip-hop platform in his hometown of Champaign-Urbana, after a very long weekend, Camp Counselor Robert stepped… more >>