before (it’s where Cody Simpson launched his career), but this year it’s gotten
may have heard of the
Summer 2012 tour, kicking off July 2, will make one-day stops at 38 different
camps across America over the course of six weeks, visiting a total of 11
states—fitting, since it’s their eleventh year!
20 up-and-coming artists will be performing, with 3 camps in New Jersey, Maine,
and Long Island lucky enough to have the guest appearance of international pop
group Blush! And guess who else is making a special guest appearance at a camp
in East Rockaway, New York? Let It
Shine’s very own Trevor Jackson!
label of being a “VIP concert experience for teens and tweens” is spot on. All
campers will get an All Access Photo Pass—basically a backstage pass, which
also includes codes for music downloads of the touring singers. And after a
rockin’ 90-minute concert, the artists will join campers in fun activities. An
added bonus? Everyone gets to attend meet-n-greets for autographs and pictures.
Sponsors supporting the tour also add some serious fun to the mix with a slip
‘n’ slide human bowling ball and create-your-own bandanas.
who are some of the artists featured on the tour this year? Teen country singer
Payton Rae, who followed the trend of using YouTube to gain a fan base. And
there will also be performances by Alabama Capital,
The Strange Familiar, Ariana and the Rose, Rebecca McGown, and Brandon and Savannah,
who will be shooting a TV show along the route.
attendees can expect living the life of a VIP with awesome music, fab
giveaways, and hangouts up close and personal with talented artists. One
thing’s for sure: Summer camp has never been more appealing.
a complete list of tour dates.
you going to a summer camp this year? Which artists would you want visiting?
Blog about it, babes.
BY KELLY GIERON ON 6/25/2012 12:00:00 PM
POSTED IN entertainment, concert, music, Cody Simpson, Celebs, summer camp survival guide