Austin Summer Camp Guide 2019

Find the perfect camp for your children for 2018. Check out this extensive list of camps in Austin TX and the surrounding areas. Simply click on the camp that interests you to learn more

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Austin Children's Theater

Our camps explore the many aspects of theatre and art, inspired by a weekly theme. Campers embark on creative journeys that spark their imaginations. Camps focus on teaching the creative process through games, movement, storyboarding, art projects, music, film and more. Our talented staff nurtures each individual camper as they collaborate in group settings. Campers [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
Downtown Austin Austin, TX 78701
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Ages: 5-10     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Theatre

Austin Girls' Choir Summer Camps

AUSTIN GIRLS’ CHOIR DAY CAMPS June 3-7 and June 10-14 Location: Ascension Lutheran Church Fellowship Center, 6420 Hart Lane, Austin, TX (78731) Contact: office administrator, (512) 453-0884, office@girlschoir.com “If you know any young ladies who love to sing or have a talent for singing, tell them about the Austin Girls’ Choir.  They changed my life. Young women are empowered through working together [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
2008 Justin Lane TX, 78757
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Ages: 8-17     Genders: Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Music

Austin JCamps

Why JCamps? The JCamps experience is unlike any other that Central Texas has to offer. We welcome campers of all backgrounds and interests, and work hard to make sure there are ways for each camper to learn, grow, and have a great time throughout the entire summer! We believe that campers from both Jewish and [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
7300 Hart Lane Austin, TX 78750
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Ages: 4-14     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Dance, Fitness, LEGOS, Motivation, Sports, Theatre

Austin Nature and Science Center Summer Camp

Nature enthusiasts ages 4-17 can join the Austin Nature & Science Center to explore the outdoor world! Established in 1960, the Austin Nature & Science Center’s (ANSC) mission is to provide hands-on educational exhibits and recreational activities that increase awareness and appreciation of the natural environment. Centrally located on the western edge of Zilker Park [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
2389 Stratford Drive Austin, TX 78746
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Ages: 4-17     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Education, Environment, Science, Sports, STEM, Water

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area

Great Summers Start Here! BGCAA Great Futures Summer Camps 2018. Great summers start here with Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area (BGCAA) GREAT FUTURES SUMMER CAMPS 2018! BGCAA is Austin’s leading youth development agency providing quality out-of-school programming for Travis and Bastrop counties.   Great Futures Summer Camps are FUN for the kids [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
5407 N. IH-35, Ste. 402 Austin, TX 78723
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Ages: 5-12     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Sports

Camp Champions

Nestled in the heart of the Texas Hill Country on Lake LBJ, Camp Champions is rich in traditions and full of great activities. Camp Champions is a co-ed summer camp for children ages 6-16. Our waterfront property is the envy of Texas, making it the perfect place for swimming, sailing, kayaking, water toys, globbing, or learning [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
775 Camp Rd Marble Falls, TX 78654
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Ages: 6-16     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Environment, Sports, Water

Camp Doublecreek

Camp Doublecreek is an activity-based summer day camp featuring the following activities:  swimming, giant water slide, soccer, climbing wall, ropes challenge course, basketball, blooperball, gaga ball, kickball, foursquare, dynamite, Aaron ball, teambuilding, innovative playground games, archery, gun safety, arts & crafts, miniature golf, horseback riding, dancing, singing, learning about farm animals, and much, much, more. [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
800 Double Creek Dr Round Rock, TX 78664
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Ages: 4-14     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Equestrian, Music, Sports, Spring Break, Water

Camp Eagle

Camp Eagle Individual Camp is where students come for outrageous outdoor adventure. More than just radical fun, adventure activities form a carefully prepared platform for growth. We know that while hiking in God’s creation, zooming down a zip line, scaling the bouldering wall or simply learning safety skills, students develop confidence and group communication skills. Just [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
6424 Hackberry Rd. Rocksprings, Texas 78880
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Ages: 6-17     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Cheerleading, Christ Centered, Film, Sports, Water

Camp Heart O' the Hills

Heart O’ the Hills Camp for Girls 6-16, is located on the Guadalupe River’s beautiful South Fork in Hunt, the heart of the beautiful Texas Hill Country. The camp was founded on eight pillars of virtue in 1953, and still today strives to nurture a character-building atmosphere. Campers attain personal growth through intangibles–self-confidence, teamwork, leadership, [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
2430 Hwy 39 Hunt, TX 78024
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Ages: 6-16     Genders: Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Christ Centered, Equestrian, History, Sports

Camp Jump!

Imagine a world where superheroes are real, pirates are friendly and every little girl is a princess.  Imagine a life deep in a prehistoric jungle or becoming a rock star.  Imagine a place where children can keep it weird.  Camp Jump! offers 1-week half, full and extended day opportunities for children to explore their imaginations [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
2117 W Anderson Ln. Austin, TX 78757
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Ages: 2-10     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Dance, Sports, Spring Break

Camp Jump!

Imagine a world where superheroes are real, pirates are friendly and every little girl is a princess.  Grab your passport and join Jeremiah Frog as he embarks on an adventure through space and time.  Camp Jump! offers 1-week half, full and extended day opportunities for children to explore their imaginations through theme-based curriculum featuring gymnastics, [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
6800 Westgate Blvd #111 Austin, TX 78745
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Ages: 3-10     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Dance, Sports, Spring Break

Camp Lanterncreek

Tucked away on 100 acres in the piney woods of Montgomery, Texas, Camp Lantern Creek is a unique girls sleep away summer camp that was created so girls can find their voices, create their art, try new things, take risks, be cheered on whether they succeed or fail, get dirty, push boundaries, love nature and so [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
4045 North FM 1486 Montgomery, TX 77356
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Ages: 7-17     Genders: Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Music, Sports, Water

Camp Red Bird

The Austin Center for Grief & Loss is hosting the only camp of its kind in Austin. Camp Red Bird is a bereavement summer day camp for children ages 6-12 that have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or primary caregiver.  It is a safe place where kids can laugh, cry, play, create, remember the person [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
2413 Greenlawn Pkwy Austin, TX 78757
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Ages: 6-12     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Special Needs

Camp Stewart for Boys

20167marks Stewart’s 94th consecutive summer, making Camp Stewart for Boys the oldest continually operated camp in the Southwest. Established in 1924 and located on the banks of the sparkling Guadalupe River’s North Fork in Hunt, Texas, Camp Stewart is a historic part of the gorgeous Hill Country. Owned and operated for 50 years by the [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
2430 Hwy 39 Hunt, TX 78024
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Ages: 6-18     Genders: Boys     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Christ Centered, Equestrian, Sports

Club Z Summer Camp

If you’re looking for a place where your child will get involved in a variety of activities, games and projects, go on several field trips, and have a blast while building their self esteem, confidence, and motor skills…then Club Z is the place for you! We believe that summer time is the perfect time to [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
12741 N. Hwy 183` Austin, TX 78759
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Ages: 5-12     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Music, Sports, Spring Break

Elite University Summer Camps

Elite University Summer Camp is a premier summer program with the GREATEST SUMMERS EVER! A variety of camp offerings including day camps and an overnight camp, provides something for everyone. Join Elite University Camp Steiner Ranch today! Space is Limited. Register Online Today.  Austin Houston Wimberly Ages 4 -16
 
5600 RR 620 N. Austin, TX 78731
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Ages: 4-6     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Art, Arts, Crafts, Cooking, Equestrian, Music, Sports, Water

Extend-a-Care for Kids Summer Day Camp

 Throughout the summer your child will experience a variety of enriching activities such as basketball, soccer, baseball, flag football, arts & crafts, cooking, painting and much more! Our summer curriculum is based on weekly themes which are developed from children’s literature books introduced to students during the camp. This offers children a constant source of [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
119058 N. Lamar Austin, TX 78753
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Ages: 4-12     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Education, Sports

Fantastic Magic Camp

  NEW! “Fantastic Magic Camp now have three new one week long summer camps just for 5 and 6 year olds: June 3 – 7, June 10 – 14 and June 17 – 21. Check it out at: www.Magiccamp.com” Every day at Fantastic Magic Camp is filled with fun, adventure and discoveries. We open every weekday at Journey IFC [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
7500 Woodrow Ave Austin, TX 78757
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Ages: 5-12     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Magic, Spring Break

Girls Empowerment Network - campGEN

CampGEN, serves girls in grades entering 3rd-8th. campGEN girls participate in fun, interactive workshops during two week-long sessions that are designed to ignite the power in girls and teach them skills to thrive and believe in their ability to be unstoppable. CampGEN part 1: Own My Power (June 17-21) is focused on building confidence and [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
901 Trinity Austin, TX 78701
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Ages: 10-14     Genders: Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Computer Technology, Science

Kids With Pens Creative Writing Camp

Creative Writing campers practice the fundamentals of storytelling through unique daily prompts. They will work with award-winning authors creating dynamic characters, compelling plots, and mesmerizing new worlds. No experience necessary. All campers will be published in the Kids With Pens Anthology (included in the price of the camp) and on the blog. Warning to parents: [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
1211 Maple Avenue Austin, TX 78702
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Ages: 8-14     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Spring Break, Writing

KidsActing Performing Arts Camp

kidsActing has offered engaging performing arts summer camps for children ages 4-18 since 1980. This year we’re going all out as we host award-winning single and multiple week camps — all of which culminate in performances for friends and family. Most importantly, kidsActing ensures a summer filled with friends and fun. WHY ENROLL IN A [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
2826 Real St Austin, Texas 78722
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Ages: 4-18     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Film, Music, Spring Break, Theatre

Kidventure

Location(s): Camp Westlake, Camp Rough Life, Camp Steiner, Camp Sweetwater, Kidventure has been providing the finest Summer Day Camps and Overnight Camps in Texas since 1994. Voted, ‘Texas Best Summer Camp’ by Living Magzine and ‘Texas Best Overnight Camp’ by Nurture My Child, Kidventure runs an active and purposeful curriculum with activities aimed at serving [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
4101 Bee Caves Rd. Westlake, TX 78746
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Ages: 3-5     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Sports, Water

Kidventure - Echo

Kidventure has been providing the finest Summer Day Camps and Overnight Camps in Texas since 1994. Voted, ‘Texas Best Summer Camp’ by Living Magzine and ‘Texas Best Overnight Camp’ by Nurture My Child, Kidventure runs an active and purposeful curriculum with activities aimed at serving the whole child, including science, athletics, art, team building, and [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
6424 Hackberry Rd. Hunt, TX 78880
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Ages: 8-18     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Sports, Water

Kidventure - Safari Overnight

Kidventure has been providing the finest Summer Day Camps and Overnight Camps in Texas since 1994. Voted, ‘Texas Best Summer Camp’ by Living Magzine and ‘Texas Best Overnight Camp’ by Nurture My Child, Kidventure runs an active and purposeful curriculum with activities aimed at serving the whole child, including science, athletics, art, team building, and [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
2229 FM 1340 Hunt, TX 78880
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Ages: 8-18     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Sports, Water

Mad Science and Imagine Arts Academy Austin and San Antonio

Mad Science’s mission is to spark the imagination and curiosity of children by providing them with fun, hands-on and educational activities.  Central Texas youth have been “edu-tained” with our week-long science-themed camps since 1997.  Children (ages 4 – 12 years) become junior Mad Scientists for the week, with the opportunity to experience a variety of [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
6120 US 290 Austin, TX 78681
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Ages: 4-12     Genders: Boys, Boys and Girls, Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Education, Science, Special Needs, Spring Break, STEM

McKinney Roughs Nature Park Outdoor Camp and Teen Adventure Camp

Campers ages 5 to 15 experience outdoor adventures at scenic McKinney Roughs Nature Park through exploration and recreation. Activities such as zip lining, archery, river rafting, survival skills and more are available to campers, as well as uncovering the native plant and animal species in the area. A convenient shuttle is available for all full-day camps [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
1884 Hwy 71 West Cedar Creek, TX 78612
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Ages: 5-12, 15     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Environment, Equestrian, Science, Sports, Water

Rio Vista Farms

HORSES, HORSES, HORSES . Campers learn the basics of English riding and horse care through hands on experience. Responsibility is taught through the care and riding of “their” horse for the week. Days are spent grooming, riding, learning horse care, and cooling off in the swimming pool in the afternoons. Arts & Crafts and lunch time is [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
1000 Fallwell Lane Del Valle, TX 78617
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Ages: 7-16     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Equestrian, Sports, Spring Break

Sherwood Forest Summer Camp

How many of us wonder if we could have been really great at some type of craft or skill, given an earlier start? Sherwood Forest Summer Camp attendees have the rare opportunity to try their hands at many crafts and skills that are no longer widely taught. Maybe your child is a natural with a [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
1883 Old Hwy 20 McDade, TX 78650
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Ages: 7, 9-15     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Dance, Music, Theatre

Spicewood Country Camp

 “Where children return year after year to be part of our wholesome traditions”. Fill those “lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer” with constructive and exciting adventures. Come and join our Spicewood campers in the following activities:​ Swimming instruction Sports and games Arts and crafts Barnyard animals Overnight camp-outs Horseback riding Music and movement Hiking and fishing [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
6102 Spicewood Springs Rd. Austin, TX
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Ages: 3-10     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts

Stepping Stone School Summer Camps - Ancient Civilizations

This year’s summer camp will feature biweekly themes exploring the world’s Ancient Civilizations. S.T.E.A.M principles are integrated into our curriculum through Math and Literacy programming. The children will participate inactivities, experiments and investigations of these principle each week. They will develop problem-solving skills through critical-thinking chess and much more! From creating hanging gardens and apple [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
1910 Justin Lane Austin, TX 78757
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Ages: 5-13     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Computer Technology, Music, Science, STEM

Stepping Stone School- Spring Break Camp - Middle Ages

This Spring Break at The Brainery™ we will be going back in time to one of the most famous time periods in human history, The Middle Ages.   Campers will discover this unique time period through a series of activities, such as building catapults, making scrolls, and creating armor and helmets. Students will explore S.T.E.A.M. principals [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
1910 Justin Ln. Austin, TX 78757
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Ages: 1-12     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Computer Technology, Science, Spring Break
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Switch Willo Stables Summer Camps

Are you looking for camp for your child? Does your child love horses? If so, then Camp Switch Willo, voted best equestrian camp by Austin Family magazine, is the place for your kids this Spring Break and Summer! Our camp runs in one week sessions, with Spring Break camp from March 18-22, and 12 weeks [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
4829 Switchwillo Austin, TX 78727
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Ages: 2, 4-18     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Equestrian, Sports, Spring Break

YMCA Austin Summer Camps

YMCA of Austin Summer Day Camps offer children safe, exciting, and memory-making day camp experiences in a healthy environment for campers to learn and grow. At Y Summer Camp, campers gain a sense of accomplishment, build relationships, and find their sense of belonging. For campers, Y Summer Camp provides opportunities for physical, social-emotional, and cognitive [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
3208 Red River St. Austin, TX 78705
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Ages: 4-14     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Christ Centered, Environment, Sports, Spring Break, Water

YMCA Camp Twin Lakes

Experience Overnight and Day Camp in the heart of Hill Country just minutes from Austin.  Camp Twin Lakes is THE popular Day Camp in Cedar Park hosting 600 campers per day. Join us in the Dining Hall and 6 Cabins as our 120 Overnight campers per week explore, play and make lifelong friends. Situated on [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
204 E. Little Elm Trail Cedar Park, TX 78613
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Ages: 6-13, 15-16     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Christ Centered, Sports, Water

YMCA Houston - Camp Cullen

Located along the shores of Lake Livingston, just north of Houston, lies one of the premier overnight camps in Texas, YMCA Camp Cullen. Camp Cullen offers campers the experience of a lifetime in a first-class setting complete with amazing accommodations and out-of-this world dining options. Campers, ages 7-17, take part in a wide range of [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
2600 North Loop West, Ste. 300 Houston, TX 77092
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Ages: 7-17     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Christ Centered, Environment, Motivation, Sports, Water

YMCA of Greater Williamson Co.

At the YMCA of Greater Williamson County, we offer a wide array of camp options for youth and teens in the community. From Outdoor Adventure Camps to Excursion Camps, Specialty Camps and Kinder and Overnight Camps – we have it all! And each of our camps is designed to make summer fun, exciting, convenient and [⁠…⁠read more⁠]
 
1812 N. Mays Street Round Rock, TX 78665
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Ages: 3-14     Genders: Boys and Girls     Activities: Arts, Crafts, Environment, Sports, Spring Break, Water

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