Do you wish you had Girls Rock! Camp when you were younger? Do you want to learn the basics of a rock instrument and play in a band? Let's Rock! Camp is for you! This is your chance to collaborate with other folks to form your own band and write an original song in a safe and judgement-free space. By the end of the long weekend, you'll feel ready to perform your song at one of the best music venues in the city, The Promontory! Empower yourself and all of your bandmates, just like Girls Rock! Chicago campers do! 🌈✨ NO MUSICAL EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY! Dates Friday, October 11th – Monday, October 14th, 2019 Where Camp: Jose De Diego Community Academy (1313 N Claremont Ave, Chicago IL) End-of-Camp Extravaganza: The Promontory (5311 S. Lake Park Ave W, Chicago, IL) Tuition: Full Price Tuition - $250.00 Bring-A-Friend Discount Tuition - $200.00 GR!C Volunteer Discount Tuition - $200.00 Full Price Tuition + $50 Donation - $300.00 Payment Plans available - email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details 📧 APPLY NOW!! Click here to see LR!C's FULL Schedule 📄
Come one, come all to the first-ever Girls Rock! Chicago Camp Carnival!
Sunday May 19, 2019
$12 advance | $15 day of show
Food trucks • Bocce Ball • Tarot Readers • Photo Booth • And much, much more, including a chance for GR!C volunteers to sign up and learn more about how camp works.
Carnival from 5-7pm
Music starts at 7pm
See you there!
Our album release and listening party will be held at our office at 1530 W. Superior St. in West Town on Sunday, January 31st, 2019 from 3:00 - 5:00 PM to pick up or purchase your CD and say hello.More Info
We're so thrilled to share that the CDs from both 2018 sessions of camp are now in! Each 2018 camper gets one free CD from their session, and extras are available for $5.00 each. Both sessions are also available to download now at http://girlsrockchicago.bandcamp.com.
Come support two awesome GR!C camper bands as they play their original songs from Summer 2018 in concert! Soobaroo will perform "Friend Song," and Tag Surfers will perform "Rebellion." These bands ROCK and we're so excited for you to hear them on the Apple stage!More Info
Our keynote speakers and board members, Melissa Oglesby and Sarah Frier, will speak about Girls Rock! Chicago. Following their band performances, our campers will also speak on a panel about their own creative paths and processes and their memorable experiences at camp. More event details can be found here! https://apple.co/2XJvw8w This event is part of the Made By Women series hosted by Today at Apple. Apple is honoring International Women’s Day (IWD) with a global celebration of creativity and empowerment in number of Apple’s flagship locations around the world including Chicago, New York, San Francisco, London, Dubai, Milan, Tokyo, Hong Kong, and Singapore! They have invited women in the areas of photography, videography, art, science, literature, film, music, health & wellness, business, and more to lead Today at Apple programs during the month of March.RSVP
Please join us for Girls Rock! Chicago’s Ninth Annual Autumn Auction, and help us raise $10,000 for girls & trans youth! We'll be serving cocktails and hors d'oeuvres at the Chicago Athletic Association's beautiful Drawing Room with plenty of unique items and experiences for you to bid on.More Info
Join us Thursday, November 8th from 6:00 to 9:00pm. Advance tickets are $50, and tickets at the door are $75. All tickets will be held at the door with our guest list; no need to bring a receipt.RSVP Buy Tix
Girls Rock! Chicago will be taking over brunch time at the Empty Bottle on Sunday, September, 30th from 12 to 3 pm to sell some gear and more!
We'll be offering some sweet deals on musical instruments, live sound audio equipment, and more-- You'll even be able to BUILD YOUR OWN DRUM KIT!
The Empty Bottle has also graciously offered to open up their poster archives and sell some show posters from years past at amazing discounts to benefit Girls Rock! Chicago!
GR!C's board member and DJ instructor, Sarah Frier aka DJ Frier Tuck, will be spinning some great tunes throughout the day!
Join us and help clear out our storage space and support our programming for the next year! This event is +21.
Calling all dirty pups: Bark Bark Club is very kindly hosting a dog wash benefit for Girls Rock! Chicago on Sunday, August 26th from 12:00PM - 2:00PM. Bring your puppy on by to meet our volunteers!
A bath and towel dry are a $10 suggested donation for small dogs (Maltese), $15 for medium sized dogs (Beagle) and $20 for big dogs (Lab). Bark Bark Club will also be offering other services (nails, ears, etc.) a la carte.RSVP
Please join us at Thalia Hall on Sunday, August 12th at 12:30 PM (campers & volunteers arrive at 11 AM please!) for our Session 2 End-of-Camp Extravaganza! Come celebrate our amazing campers as they perform the songs they write in just one week of rock camp. Tickets are $10 and free for kids 8 and under. Campers will receive two free tickets per family.RSVP Buy Tix
Join Girls Rock! Chicago and friends for a night of storytelling at the Hideout. This event will raise funds for Girls Rock! Chicago with a portion of the proceeds benefiting their programs. Doors open at 6:30 pm, and the show begins at 7 PM. Tickets are $5.More Info
Featuring stories from Elizabeth Gomez, J.H. Palmer, Lily Be, and Rebecca Valeriano-Flores.RSVP
Girls Rock! Chicago is pleased to announce the arrival of the 2017 camp CDs! We absolutely love them, and we can’t wait to share them with you! Each 2017 camper gets one free CD from their session, and extras are available for $5.00 each. Both sessions (and some extra-special, online-only releases!) will be available to download from our Bandcamp at girlsrockchicago.bandcamp.com. We welcome you to stop by our office (1530 W. Superior St. in West Town.) on Sunday, January 21st, 2018 from 2:00 - 5:00 PM to pick up a CD and say hello. If you are unable to make it on the 21st, we are happy to ship your camper’s CD directly to you.