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Camp Emerald Showcase
August 10 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Camp Emerald’s Music Showcase!!
Come support bands by Queer and Trans youth!
Saturday, August 10th
Doors at 6:30pm | Show at 7:00pm
$10-15 General Admission
All folks under 21 get in free
And we have an amazing RAFFLE with amazing baskets you can win from local artists and businesses!!!
over $2,000 worth of prizes!!
Invite all your friends and family!
Want to know more about Camp Emerald?
Camp Emerald is a music & empowerment summer camp for queer, trans, gender-variant and gender non-conforming youth. At this week-long day program, campers ages 13 – 20 years old can learn a new instrument, form a band, and attend workshops on music, relationships, queer history, self-defense, screen-printing, and much more. No music experience necessary!
Camp Emerald is organized by the Queer & Trans Youth Music Project, and staffed by volunteer instrument instructors, band coaches & managers, workshop facilitators, and more. Campers can expect to meet other queer, trans, gender-variant, gender non-conforming folks of all ages, as we build community together during the week. The camp culminates in a final showcase at the Vera Project, where camper bands perform their original song for a room of cheering fans, family, and friends old and new.
*Please note that Vera Project is wheelchair accessible. We work to make camp a low-scent space, please refrain from using heavily scented products when coming to QTYMP events. We try to make camp and the showcase as accessible as possible to everyone, and encourage you to contact us with any accessibility needs or concerns.