The Camp Counselor Blog

8 Reasons Why You Should Volunteer at Summer Camp

Volunteer

Have you ever missed out on a festival because you couldn’t afford it? After paying for the ticket, filling up the car, stocking up on groceries, and buying a new lawn chair since the old one got destroyed last summer in a torrential downpour, the cost can add up to be too much to bear…. Read more »

Camp Counselor Ålexander’s Record Store Day Score and more

Record Store Day

Every year since its humble beginnings in 2008, independent record stores all across the nation have had their very own special day set aside to promote and celebrate the ever increasing eclectic industry. That day is called “Record Store Day,” and if you are not familiar with it now, let me take the honors. For… Read more »

Thriftworks performs at The Canopy Club in Urbana, IL

Thriftworks

First time SCamper Thriftworks will be joining us this Memorial Day weekend at Three Sisters Park.  Despite having never been to the festival or even being familiar with the rest of this year’s lineup, he admits that he’s heard plenty. He had heard high praise and rants about our SCamp family in his travels across the country,… Read more »

Welcome New Camp Counselors, Cassidy & Sasha!

Since 2011, the Summer Camp Counselor program has searched the country seeking a select few SCampers ready to play a larger role in the festival. By using their talents and interests to help communicate Summer Camp’s story, our Camp Counselors represent the festival both online and “in real life,” generating content for their Campfire blogs,… Read more »

Introducing the Summer Camp Festival Podcast

Summer Camp Podcast

Camp Counselor Derek leads you into the forest and behind-the-scenes of Summer Camp Music Festival in our very first podcast series! Get to know the festival and its origins, learn more about what you can expect this Memorial Day Weekend, and relive the most memorable past Summer Camp moments. Camp Counselor Derek will also be… Read more »