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2014 Camps

New! Wintermission   Mar 1, 2014    Registrations open Feb 1, 2014.

May Instructional Camp   May 16-19, 2014    Registrations open Apr 1, 2014 at 6:00am MDT

August Instructional Camp   Aug 21-24, 2014    Registrations open Apr 15, 2014

Jam Camp   Oct 3-5, 2014    Registrations open Aug 15, 2014

Detailed information for 2014 May and August camps will begin being posted on the individual camp pages in February 2014.


*** IMPORTANT *** - FAMI is Moving to Online Registrations

FAMI will be moving to an online registration process for the May 2014 Instructional Camp. Please read the Online Registrations Information page for important details.


Latest News

Jun 25, 2014 - Spots Still Available for August Camp

There are still some spots available for the August 2014 Instructional Camp being held Aug 21-24. While some classes are already full, there are openings for a number of classes.

Information about August camp and descriptions of class offerings can be found on the August Camp page.

Apr 14, 2014 - May Camp Status / August Camp Registrations

Our May 2014 Camp is now full! At this point, we have accommodated as many people as we are able from the Waitlist. All confirmation emails for those that registered and have paid for camp have now been sent out.

August 2014 Camp

With the success of online registrations for May Camp we will be using the same method for August Camp. If you have not already, we encourage you to read the Online Registrations Information page to familiarize yourself with the new process before registrations for open.

Registrations for August Camp open April 15, 2014 at 6:00am MDT.

March 21, 2014 - Classes Posted / New Online Registration Process

The class descriptions for both May and August Camp have been posted.

FAMI is excited to announce that we will be using an online registration process for camps this year! We strongly encourage you to read the Online Registrations Information page to familiarize yourself with the new process before registrations for open.

Registrations for May Camp open April 1, 2014 at 6:00am MDT.

Also, due to the new registrations process, there are some changes to the process for applying for the FAMI Bursary. Click here for more information.

Mar 20, 2014 - Bursaries and Scholarships Available for FAMI Camps

Just a reminder that financial help to attend any of the camps this year is available via the FAMI Bursary. Bursary applications must be submitted with camp registration forms. Please see our Bursary information page for more information.

In addition, the Nickelodeon Music Club has a Youth Music Scholarship open to youth registering for the May Camp. More information on applying for this scholarship is available here.

March 21, 2011 - FAMI Announces New Bursary Program

FAMI is pleased to announce a bursary program to provide financial assistance to those that could not otherwise attend our camps. Click here for more information.

The Nickelodeon Music Club also promotes the development of young musicians via its Youth Music Scholarship program which sends youth to FAMI camps.

March 19, 2011 - Amplifier Policy Revised

FAMI has recently reviewed and revised its policy on instrument amplifiers. The short answer is no amplifiers will be allowed at camps. For a longer explanation, click here.