Summer Arts Camp


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 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

2,800

students from around the world attend Arts Camp every summer

1:2

ratio of adult faculty and staff members to students

90,000

Arts Camp alumni form an incredible global network

Arts Camp News & Features

Erina Yashima, Cristian Măcelaru, Roderick Cox, Jader Bignamini, JoAnn Falletta, and Tito Muñoz
Interlochen Arts Camp announces conductors and repertoire for the 2022 World Youth Symphony Orchestra

Conductors Jader Bignamini, Roderick Cox, Tito Muñoz, and Erina Yashima will make their Interlochen debuts, joining JoAnn Falletta and World Youth Symphony Orchestra Artistic Director and Principal Conductor Cristian Măcelaru in a star-studded season.

A group of golden gramophone trophies
Interlochen alumni among 2022 Grammy Award nominees

Nine Arts Camp and Arts Academy alumni received recognition in six award categories, spanning pop, jazz, and classical music.

A scene from Interlochen Arts Camp's 2019 production of "9 to 5."
Announcing the theatre titles for Interlochen Arts Camp 2022

Highlights of the summer 2022 session include “Anything Goes,” “Into the Woods,” and “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”