Summer Camp Music Festival Reveals Initial 2023 Lineup

Article Contributed by summercampfest… | Published on Friday, December 9, 2022

Summer Camp Music Festival organizers announced the initial artists confirmed to perform at the festival, which is taking place at Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe, IL on Memorial Day Weekend in 2023. Notable artists include Willie Nelson & Family, Excision, Vulfpeck, Goose, Les Claypool’s Fearless Flying Frog Brigade, & The Disco Biscuits. Celebrating the 22nd annual edition of the festival, by Jay Goldberg Events and Entertainment,musicians spanning every genre will take the stage throughout the weekend. This years Summer will begin with the sounds of these artists:

Umphrey's McGee


Willie Nelson




Les Claypool's Fearless Flying Frog Brigade

The Disco Biscuits

Cory Wong

Girl Talk


The Floozies

Manic Focus

Keller Williams Trio

Andy Frasco & The U.N.





Break Science

Maddy O'Neal

The Funk Hunters

Yonder Mountain String Band

The Wailers

Sierra Hull

Bill and Jilian Nershi ft. Jason Hann

Kyle Hollingsworth Band

Doom Flamingo

TAUK Ft. Kanika Moore

Big Something


Fortunate Youth

Snakes and Stars

Circles Around The Sun

In Alphabetical Order

Aaron Kamm & The One Drops

Baked Shrimp

Family Groove Company

Freekbass with Sammi Garett

G-Nome Project

Joslyn & the Sweet Compression

Late Night Radio

Lowdown Brass Band

Old Shoe

The Sponges

Stop Light Observations

Sun Stereo

Tenth Mountain Division

In Alphabetical Order

Armchair Boogie




Charlie Otto & His Gear


Formerly the Fox

Jack Cloonan

Kangaroo Court

Kuh Nives

The Psycodelics

Still Shine

Trash Angel


and many more to be announced!

After a memorable performance back in 2009, Willie Nelson returns to Summer Camp 14 years later to a festival that has continually evolved since the early days, offering any fans that were in attendance in 2009 to explore a new experience. With over 150 artists across multiple stages, large scale art installations nestled within the Illumination Woods, the Soulshine Experience which provides a space for learning, workshops, and activities - Summer Camp provides a unique offering to those who attend the annual festival.

Tickets On Sale Now!

A variety of ticketing options are in sale now, including 3-Day GA Passes, Thursday Pre-Party Passes, VIP Upgrades, & RV / Car Camping Spots. Convenient Payment Plans are offered for those who need a little extra time to purchase their festival ticket.  The plans are broken up into multiple installments to offer manageable monthly payments..

To learn more about all Summer Camp Ticket Options, visit

Stay tuned for updates about Volunteer information, additional artist announcements, and much more!

About Summer Camp

Summer Camp Music Festival features a range of artists and performances across multiple stages including 3 days of moe. and 3 days of Umphrey’s McGee. On top of all the live music, festival goers have access to on-site camping, late night shows, musician workshops, a non-profit village, unique arts & craft vendors and tons of great food and beer.

Summer Camp Music Festival started in 2001. Since its beginning, Summer Camp has been known for its spacious, open fields for shows, trademark late-night events, pristine campgrounds, and amazing lineup of eclectic artists and bands. 2022 will mark the 21st anniversary of the festival which has hosted a wide array of talent over the years, including: Umphrey’s McGee, moe., Trey Anastasio Band, Primus, Tom Petty's Mudcrutch, Phil Lesh & The Terrapin Family Band, Zac Brown Band, Steve Miller Band, Big Grizmatik, Jane's Addiction, The Roots, Widespread Panic, The Flaming Lips, Cypress Hill, Willie Nelson, STS9, Jason Isbell, Pretty Lights, The Avett Brothers, Excision, George Clinton, Skrillex, Zeds Dead, Violent Femmes, and many, many more!

More information on the festival is available at the official festival website: