Southern Maine Community College Dormitories (“SMCC”):

All on campus boarding will be handled directly by SMCC Conferences & Events and the American Music Campers will be given a significant discount. Dormitories are set-up as suites, each suite has four beds (2 in each room) that are connected by a joint bathroom. Each room has a mini-refrigerator, microwave and access to wireless internet. Pay laundry facilities and vending are available on every floor. Linens are extra: $25 per person. Rooms will be assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis and SMCC will do their best to accommodate special needs or requests.

Reservations: After registering online, an email receipt will be sent including contact information for reservations. Reservations are for camp registered families only.

SMCC Dormitory Room Rates: (Rates are for the duration of Camp, Linens not included in total)

$200 – 2 guests in room with complete same gender suite mates

$375 – Family of 3 or 4 in one suite

$450 – 2 guests requesting entire suite (1 person per room or requests no roommate to share suite)

$225 – Single guest in room with gender matching suite mates

$475 – Single guest requesting singe room

Deadline for Linens: June 4th, 2018

Deadline for Rooms: June 18th, 2018

Deadline for Reservations: June 18th, 2018

Reservations Contact: Please contact Kelly Gendron directly. Dormitories will only be reserved for registered camp families.

Kelly Gendron, Conferences & Events Operations Manager
Southern Maine Community College
2 Fort Road, South Portland, ME 04106
207.741.5543 – Direct Line

Local Hotels:

There are many hotels ranging in price near the Southern Maine Community College (“SMCC”). SMCC is located at 2 Fort Road, South Portland, ME 04106.


Vehicles are not a necessity at the American Music Camp, Maine. The camp is located in the city of South Portland across the bridge from Downtown, which allows for various forms of local public transportation. The actual location of the Camp is at the Southern Maine Community College (“SMCC”), 2 Fort Rd. South Portland, ME 04106. One of the local bus routes (#21) passes by the SMCC campus and runs Downtown, passing many local eateries and attractions. There are also local land and water taxi services. Click here to find out more information about the local bus routes.

The closest airport is the Portland International Jetport located in South Portland. Portland is also easily accessible by bus or train from Boston’s Logan International Airport.

Concord Coach Lines 

Amtrak Downeaster 

Dining & Local Eateries:

When registering online campers can elect to participate in the lunch program and/or dinner plan. Lunch and/or Dinner is offered Wednesday through Sunday. Lunch is a total of $48 per person and Dinner is $60 per person.Other options include the on campus Seawolves Café and local eateries within walking distance such as Scratch Bakery, Joe’s Boathouse and Elsemere BBQ. There are many other local restaurants but entail more than a 15-minute walk.