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Aus’ first pride music festival, Summer Camp 2022 line-up is here

Australia’s first touring pride festival, Summer Camp, will be a celebration of freedom and diversity – a divine way to send off summer 2022.

The inaugural Summer Camp Festival’s line-up has dropped, and it’s filled with fun. Headlined by Years & Years, Big Freedia, and more, it’s the all-inclusive celebration of Australia’s diverse musical tapestry we need this summer.

The festival will tour through Darwin, Sydney, Melbourne and Perth in February and March 2022.

Summer Camp 2022 line-up

Founded by the creator of Heaps Gay, Kat Dopper, and the creators of Red Mgmt, former Sydney Mardi Gras Marketing and Internationals Talent Managers, Grant Gillies and David Gillett, Summer Camp has a focus on bringing LGBTQIA+ artists to the front.

Headliner Years & Years, also known as Olly Alexander, has had a massive 2021.

From staring in an award-winning global hit drama, It’s a Sin, to collab-ing with pop royalty the likes of Lady Gaga, and Kylie Minogue, to performing at the Brits with one Sir Elton John – he’s truly having a moment.

New Orlean’s bounce legend Big Freedia will also be gracing the stage alongside the likes of Cub Sport, The Veronica’s, Confidence Man, Ladyhawke, Young Franco, and oh so many more.

Summer Camp has a strong inclusivity mission, and the vibrant festival is placing a priority on ensuring accessibility, and adhering to health and safety protocols. You absolutely love to see it.

It truly will be a safe, glorious experience, where one and all can indulge in music, dance, performance art, culture, art installations, and delicious offerings of food and beverage.

Tickets are on sale now – get them here.

Summer Camp Festival 2022 Dates

Saturday February 26 – Darwin Showgrounds, DarwinSunday February 27 – Centennial Parklands, SydneySunday March 6 – Reunion Park, MelbourneMonday March 7 – The Ice Cream Factory, Perth

Full Line-up

Years & Years (UK) (SYD, MELB & PERTH ONLY)
Big Freedia (USA)
The Veronicas
Cub Sport
Ladyhawke (NZ)
Confidence Man
Jess B (NZ)
Kinder
Sycco
The Merindas
Halfqueen (DJ)
Jawbreakers
Yo Mafia
Art Simone
…and many more to be announced
*Artist line up varies city to city