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Summer Camps


At School of Rock Portland, we do summer camps a little differently. Our camp songs require a whammy bar. Our recreation time is rock concert style. And we specialize in making your camper's week (or weeks!) with us the most unforgettable of the summer. Whether you play drums, guitar, keys, bass, or sing, we've got space for you on our stage. See below for the loudest, coolest, most awesome camps of 2018!

The Beatles: Fab 4 in 5 days (July 23-27th) $450Purchase required to enroll

From pop ballads to psychedelic rock to straight up hard rock - we're down for The Beatles eight days a week! All players will have a great time learning songs from one of the best selling bands of all time! Students must have some prior musical instruction or experience to participate in our performance camps. Campers will perform in a real venue on the final camp day. Ages 8-18.

This camp is full and closed to all instruments. If you would like to be added to a wait list please email us at portland@schoolofrock.com

Classic Rock Rewind (July 9-13 and/or August 13-17) $450Purchase required to enroll

For those about to rock we salute you! We are gonna cover a lot of ground here to highlight some of the best classic rock ever. Think AC/DC, Kiss, Aerosmith, ELO, Cream, The Rolling Stones, CCR, and more! Students must have some prior musical instruction or experience to participate in our performance camps. Campers will perform in a real venue on the final camp day. Ages 8-18.

Both sessions of this camp are full for drummers - Still accepting all other instruments.

Whole Lotta Sabbath: Led Zeppelin v Black Sabbath (June 11th-15th) $450Purchase required to enroll

We'll be covering the best of Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath on this camp.These bands are classic rock gold! Amazing vocals by Ozzy and Robert Plant. Killer guitar solos, great bass lines, amazing drums, and so much Rock!!!! Students must have some prior musical instruction or experience to participate in our performance camps. Campers will perform in a real venue on the final camp day. Ages 8-18.

Green Day v Nirvana (June 18-22) $450Purchase required to enroll

Green Day v Nirvana: Green Day and Nirvana are two of the most influential trios to come out of the late 80's/early 90's. Whether it's "Basket Case" or "Smells LIke Teen Spirit" we know you're gonna love all of these songs! Ripping guitar, rad bass lines, and amazing vocals! "Here we are now, Entertain us!" Students must have some prior musical instruction or experience to participate in our performance camps. Campers will perform in a real venue on the final camp day. Ages 8-18.

CBGB: Home of Underground Rock (June 25-29) $450Purchase required to enroll

This legendary NYC punk club was meant to be a venue for "Country, Bluegrass, & Blues" but became the home for some of the best punk & new wave bands of the 70’s & 80’s, such as Blondie, Talking Heads, The Ramones, & Television. Beyond 1980, it almost exclusively featured punk acts such as Bad Brains, Dead Boys, The Misfits, & Beastie Boys. This camp will be fun for rockers with attitude on every instrument! Students must have some prior musical instruction or experience to participate in our performance camps. Campers will perform in a real venue on the final camp day. Ages 8-18.

This camp is full for drummers - Still accepting all other instruments.

80's Mix Tape (July 16-20) $450Purchase required to enroll

The 80's were an exciting time in music. New Wave, Hair Metal, Synth Pop and Alternative Rock dominated the MTV playlists. We will pay tribute to the most excellent of all decades from pop to rock to dance hits....You won't want to miss this! Students must have some prior musical instruction or experience to participate in our performance camps. Campers will perform in a real venue on the final camp day. Ages 8-18.

This camp is full for drummers - Still accepting all other instruments.

Welcome to Paradise: Green Day Camp (July 30-Aug 3) $450Purchase required to enroll

From their start as a young pop punk band to their rise to the arenas, Green Day has somehow managed to stay true to their punk roots. In the course of their 30+ year career, Green Day has sold over 85 million albums and established themselves as one of the last great American rock bands. Students must have some prior musical instruction or experience to participate in our performance camps. Campers will perform in a real venue on the final camp day. Ages 8-18.

This camp is full for drummers - Still accepting all other instruments.

90's Alternative Nation (Aug 6-10) $450Purchase required to enroll

The 90's saw the rise of Alternative and Grunge. Explore the Teen Spirit of Nirvana and get Undone with Weezer. We'll also cover bands like Stone Temple Pilots, the Pixies, Radiohead, and more! Students must have some prior musical instruction or experience to participate in our performance camps. Campers will perform in a real venue on the final camp day. Ages 8-18.

Rock 'n' Grohl (Aug 20-24) $450Purchase required to enroll

If you love Dave Grohl this is the camp for you! We'll be covering the best of Nirvana and the Foo Fighters so get ready to get grungy! Students must have some prior musical instruction or experience to participate in our performance camps. Campers will perform in a real venue on the final camp day. Ages 8-18.

"Stranger Things" Spring Break Camp $250Purchase required to enroll

Join us for 3 days of learning the music from the original Netflix series, Stranger Things. This show has one of the coolest soundtracks around with rad synth-heavy originals and hits from the 70’s and 80’s. We’ll be learning the iconic intro & songs such as “Should I Stay or Should I Go”, “Whip It”, “Sunglasses at Night” and more! This will be an 80’s camp with a Stranger Things twist that promises to be fun for all with Eggo waffles on the final day!

Ages 8-18. Guitar, bass, drums, vocals & keys. Students must have some experience on their instrument.