Frequently Asked Questions
We have vacation or another camp planned already. Can my child miss part of this camp?
YES - we have many students only attend a portion of the camp. However, there is no prorated fee for missed weeks.
What is the Tax ID Number for Vienna Band Camp?
VBC is run by the McLean Band Parents Association.
The McLean Band Parents Association is a 501c3 organization. Tax ID Number - 541679679
Can students that play string instruments join this camp?
NO - sorry. This is a camp for wind and percussion students. We do not have violin, viola, cello, guitar, or bass. If you would like information regarding string options, contact Starlet Smith - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Is lunch provided?
NO - however, all students have a 15-minute break and snack time. Snacks are available for purchase from our concession stand. Students can also bring their own snack.
Can I participate if I do not go to a Fairfax County School?
YES - but remember that all students and parents are responsible for their own transportation.
Does the camp provide instruments?
NO - students should come with instruments rented/purchased already. If you have questions about how to get an instrument, please contact the band director at your school.
How much does the camp cost?
The cost is $230 for all four weeks. There is no prorated fee per week. After June 12, there will be a late registration fee of an additional $20.
Is Financial Aid available?
This is not available from the camp or the county, since this is not a county-run event. We suggest that if you need financial assistance, you direct your questions to the band director at your school who might have some resources to help.