Interlochen Arts Camp 2022 applications are closed. Accepting registrations for Interlochen Online.

Why Interlochen Arts Camp

Here, you’ll do what you love best all day long — in the most beautiful place imaginable.

Experience all the fun of summer camp — from cabin games to exploring the outdoors — while practicing, performing, and making art. Perfect your skills and learn new ones alongside soon-to-be lifelong friends.

Interlochen Arts Camp Programs

We offer a diverse selection of summer camp programming in seven arts disciplines: creative writing, dance, film and new media, interdisciplinary arts, music, theatre, and visual arts. Choose your desired division below to learn more.

interlochen arts camp students running through campus happily

Create Art Alongside Adventure

Bring your curiosity and excitement. Leave with new techniques, lots of experience, and lasting memories. You’ll find mentors who will help your talent grow and inspiration from fellow young artists from around the world.

student playing flute at interlochen arts camp

Learn, Create, and Perform

You’ll spend your days practicing your art, or stretching your creativity by trying something new. And you’ll do it surrounded by exceptional instructors and talented friends who will cheer you on.

Roasting marshmellows during Interlochen Arts Camp

Explore the Outdoors

Experience the wonders of nature in environmental studies classes. Enjoy our scenic campus during your free time. Go for a relaxing swim or hike, take on some friendly competition in individual and team sports, or even learn to sail.

Josh Groban Reflects on His Interlochen Summers

“I experienced firsthand how life-changing it can be to be surrounded by kids who all have the same passion and vision for the arts. It was something that I desperately needed at that age.”

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Josh Groban on stage at Kresge Auditorium on June 8, 2019.

By the Numbers


students from around the world attend Arts Camp every summer


ratio of adult faculty and staff members to students


Arts Camp alumni form an incredible global network

Upcoming Arts Camp Concerts & Events
All Concerts & Events

Camp Student

Junior Art Exhibition

Thursday, July 7, 2022 - 6 p.m. ET

Dow Center for Visual Arts FREE, no tickets required


Creative Writing, Camp Faculty

Reading, Q&A, and Book Signing with Thirii Myo Kyaw Mint and Dennis James Sweene

Thursday, July 7, 2022 - 6 p.m. ET

The Writing House FREE, no tickets required


Music, Camp Student

High School Music Recital

Thursday, July 7, 2022 - 6:30 p.m. ET

Dendrinos Chapel and Recital Hall FREE, no tickets required

Arts Camp News & Features

Interlochen alumna and Valade Concertmaster Margaret Batjer offers advice to rising musicians

Margaret Batjer opens up about her background in violin and shares words of wisdom for students.

The current King's Singers in 2021
The King’s Singers return to Interlochen

Vocal ensemble The King’s Singers will perform and host master classes with Interlochen Arts Camp students as part of their visit to the United States.

Tristan Rais-Sherman
Meet the Conductor: Tristan Rais-Sherman chats electric guitars, Twitch streaming, and sharing orchestral music with the next generation

Tristan Rais-Sherman, Conducting Fellow at the Philadelphia Orchestra, will lead the World Youth Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, July 3, 2022.