A safe space for young rockers aged 8-16 to learn instruments, write songs, and rock out on stage.
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GRCT PROGRAMS

Girls Rock Camp Toronto runs youth Summer camps, March Break camps, rock camps for grownups, and local workshops designed to foster creative expression and leadership.

RECURRING PROGRAMS

Summer Camp

Girls Rock Camp is a day camp for youth ages 8-16.

In one week, and with the guidance of women, transgender, and gender non-binary role models, campers will learn to play an instrument of their choice, form bands, write original songs, and perform live at a showcase concert!

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March break camp

Girls Rock Camp is a day camp for youth ages 8-16.

In one week, and with the guidance of women, transgender, and gender non-binary role models, campers will learn to play an instrument of their choice, form bands, write original songs, and perform live at a showcase concert!

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ROCK camp for grown ups

The “grown-up” version of Girls Rock Camp, this program brings together people from different walks of life and all levels of musical experience.

Join us for a long weekend of instrument lessons, songwriting, band practice, and workshops, all culminating in a showcase concert at The Burdock.

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PAST PROGRAMS

Crash! Bang! Boom!

Girls Rock Camp Toronto offers 4 months of programming at Malvern Public Library.

Learn about, listen to, and experiment with different types of percussion through workshops, concerts, and drop in programs featuring tabla, gong, indigenous hand drumming, steel pan, and more!

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AFTER SCHOOL ROCK PARTY

An eight-week long after-school program for participants 12-16 years old who self-identify as female, trans, and gender non-conforming. It's a space to learn new skills, express yourself and have fun!

Twice a week, from 4:00-6:00 pm, and with the guidance of experienced role models, participants form bands, write an original song, and perform live at a music venue in Toronto. Prior music experience is not required!

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COMMUNITY EVENTS AND WORKSHOPS

Since 2010, GRCT has programmed activities and camper bands at notable music events like Canadian Music Week, NXNE, the Harbourfront Centre, the Arboretum festival in Ottawa, and Pop Montreal.

GRCT has gathered a community of skilled and fabulous female-identified, trans, and gender non-binary mentors to develop engaging workshops in partnership with organizations such as Dixon Hall School of Music and Long Winter Kids. Find out how GRCT can work with you to facilitate a workshop, activity, or camper band for your event.

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Photos by Kate Killet, Connie Tsang, and Chantelle Japp.