Itchin' for some pickin' and quality jams? Look no further than the 2012 Summer Camp Music Festival in Chillicothe, Illinois. Taking place over Memorial Day Weekend from May 25th - 27th, this outdoor camping fest nearly triples the population of Chillicothe and hosts more than 100 bands for three straight days of festival glory.
Founded over a decade ago, Summer Camp is now hosted by Umphrey's McGee and moe. and offers revelers plenty of activities beyond its six stages of music. Participate in civic initiatives for community activism and greening. Take the little ones to the Kids Camp for face painting, jugglers, and music. Or try your hand at some DIY crafts in the Soulshine Tent.
But at the end of the day, Summer Camp is about the music. So who's on the lineup this year? Read on below for the good stuff.
2012 Summer Camp Music Festival Lineup
Weir, Robinson, Greene Acoustic Trio
The Infamous Stringdusters
Hot Buttered Rum
Family Groove Company
The Giving Tree Band
Plus more TBA