South Sound Rocks! immerses girls (cis and trans) and gender expansive youth ages 8 to 17 in a safe, empowering, music-based environment that fosters leadership, encourages creativity, and cultivates a supportive community of peers, mentors and role models. Our week-long South Sound Rocks! day camp in Tacoma uses music education and positive aspects of rock music culture—like loud and visible confidence, overt expression and sonic experimentation—to provide a safe and welcoming space for campers to learn more about themselves, the creative process and their potential to be heard.

Location: Tacoma, Washington
Date: August—exact date coming soon!

Who May Apply to South Sound Rocks!?

All girls (cis or trans) and gender expansive youth 8 to 17 years of age are welcome to apply for camp. No music experience is necessary, and you don’t have to live in Seattle or Washington State to apply. People of color and gender expansive individuals are encouraged to sign up!

How Much Does South Sound Rocks! cost?

We believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to have their voice heard. That’s why our tuition is on a sliding scale from $425 to $25. We appreciate your support in paying what you are able, and any amount over $425 is a tax-deductible donation that will continue to help us rock the world!

What Happens After I Apply for South Sound Rocks!?

You’ll hear back from us within two weeks. If you don’t initially get a spot in South Sound Rocks!, don’t worry. You’ll be immediately put on the waiting list and will hear from us if any spots become available. We’ll do our best to get you in!