Camps

ANIMALS

Austin Zoo

Austin Zoo & Animal Sanctuary is a private, non-profit zoo, with over 350 animals across a hundred different species and is a forever home for our rescued animals. Purchase tickets online before you visit! Zoo memberships and gift certificates now available. Also offering birthday parties, camps and field trips...or let us virtually bring the zoo to you! We are excited to offer virtual programs via Zoom! To schedule a virtual program or to get more information, please email our Education Manager at education@austinzoo.org.

ART

Imagine Arts Academy

Register for Summer Camps now! We combine daily art projects with real-world problem-solving activities for a one-of-a-kind experience. We also offer birthday parties & after school activities.

COOKING

Pinny & Trowel

A cooking, craft and gardening club with themed cooking camps, after-school club and a fabulous place for birthday parties.

DANCE

Dancers Workshop

Start, Stay, and Grow with Dancers Workshop! We offer dance classes for age 2 to adults plus summer camps and intensives. We also offer creative dance and combo classes for preschoolers, ballet, pointe, jazz, hip hop, drill team prep, tap and more. Home of Ovation Ballet Company & Creative Culture Dance Company. Visit our website to learn more and register for classes and camps.

Kids Elevated

Children's enrichment provider that gives back to the community. We teach sports, dance, yoga and tumbling to 2 1/2 to 9 year olds in preschools and parks around town.

Leap of Joy

Moving to empower at-risk youth through dance and theater arts, because everyone deserves a chance to dance! Leap of Joy offers dance and theater arts after school and summer camp enrichment programs to children, ages 4 to 14, in under-served schools in Austin. We teach all styles of dance including modern, tap, ballet, creative movement, hip hop, performance and theater arts.

GAMING

Dragon's Lair Comics & Fantasy

Austin’s favorite destination for gaming and the latest in comics, graphic novels, role playing games, CCG’s and more! Family friendly offering very popular summer and school break camps and also game events for kids and for families. With more than three decades of experience, we are proud to continue to serve our community with a commitment to be the best place to relax and have some fun in the greater Austin area.

GENERAL / THEMED DAY CAMPS

Austin Sunshine Camps

At Austin Sunshine Camps, we believe that all kids deserve the opportunity to go to a camp with intentional community, rooted in compassion, that inspires campers to be wildly creative and FUN! Camp 2021 will begin in February! Campers will be put into their cabins and will meet with their counselor and cabin-mates VIRTUALLY twice a month to get to know their new friends, build community, and get excited to get TOGETHER for summer camp! Virtual cabin meetings will be made based around counselor and camper schedules. In the summer, campers gather together for five days and four nights of exciting, in-person outdoor activities!

Camp Doublecreek

Camp Doublecreek is an activity-based summer day camp featuring the following activities:  swimming, water slide, all kinds of sports, climbing wall, ropes challenge course, teambuilding, innovative playground games, archery, gun safety, arts & crafts, miniature golf, paintball, lasertag, horseback riding, dancing, singing, learning about farm animals, and much, much, more.

Country Home Learning Center

What are you doing After School? Offering After School, Summer Camps, Educational Programs and more! Since 1982, Country Home Learning Center has earned a reputation in the Austin child care community for providing the very best in quality education. Our individual classes are age-divided, with exceptionally small class groups. We offer a fully accredited educational program in a first-class facility, where a warm and caring staff utilizes a professional curriculum and the very best in educational toys and equipment. Come by and see why we are the premier Austin preschool of choice!!

Spicewood Country School & Camp

Spicewood Country School is a 40 year tradition for children ages 2-5 in west and northwest Austin. We offer small classes with balanced activities and many opportunities for creativity and self expression. We also offer a summer day camp for children ages 3 1/2 to 10 1/2 years old. Camp includes indoor and outdoor time with an emphasis on swimming and horseback riding instruction. Join our summer fun!

Stepping Stone School

Stepping Stone School is a comprehensive early care and education program that profoundly nurtures children and prepares them for lifelong success. Locally owned and nationally accredited, the school includes 19 campuses in the Austin and Round Rock areas. We teach a S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) curriculum that incorporates elements such as touch screens, chess, dance, and dual language immersion to develop the whole child. Voted "Best in Childcare" for 18 years, we are committed to uncompromising standards of excellence and partnership with families to help children learn and grow. Tour our campus today! We also offer school break and summer camps!

The Magic Dragon Preschool

The Magic Dragon Preschool offers a year round preschool with high quality education, high academic standards and character building in a caring, bilingual and creative learning environment. They also offer after school care. A 4 Star Texas Rising Star Provider. They have a lovely 3 acre campus with gardens and a playground. Also offering a multicultural summer camp that includes cooking, language, tai chi, caligraphy, brush painting, etiquette, customs and oragami. Schedule a visit and see first-hand all that makes their preschool and camps so special!

YMCA of Austin

Recognizing the urgent need for child care during the summer to enable many parents to return to work, the Extend-A-Care YMCA has worked closely with area school districts to add new YMCA Summer Day Camp sites and make more than 500 new spots available! Visit https://www.austinymca.org/camp for details and locations.

We offer family memberships, sports programs & swim lessons for youth & adults, childcare at some locations, summer camps and more! All at a sliding scale. Join us! Visit a location near you today and see how we can make a difference in the health of you and your family!

YMCA of Greater Williamson County

After School Childcare! Learn and Play after the School Day! Offering programs in Georgetown, Round Rock, Liberty Hill, Leander and Hutto ISD. After school on your campus, exciting healthy activities and much more. Contact the YMCA of Greater Williamson County today! Register now for summer camp! Try fun, adventurous activities & make new friends at YMCA Camp Twin Lakes day or overnight camp.

GYMNASTICS

Jump! Gymnastics

Jump! is Austin's most fun way to learn Gymnastics and more! Join our amazing instructors for Preschool, After School, School Break Camps, Birthday Parties and Gymnastics. Jump! is a fully licensed child care facility led by a masters level teacher and our gymnastics coaches are certified and trained under the USA Gymnastics Training Program.

Kids Elevated

Children's enrichment provider that gives back to the community. We teach sports, dance, yoga and tumbling to 2 1/2 to 9 year olds in preschools and parks around town.

National Elite Gymnastics

National Elite Gymnastics offers both quality recreational and competitive team gymnastics programs along with summer classes and camps. All recreational classes at NEG focus on safety, fun, and gymnastics. Children enjoy coming to N.E.G. for their weekly scheduled class day and time. Children are grouped by age and ability and we perform evaluations of all students every 4 months to determine growth and skill development. If you are interested in an individual evaluation please call our office to schedule an appointment!

HORSEBACK RIDING

Camp Doublecreek

Camp Doublecreek is an activity-based summer day camp featuring the following activities:  swimming, water slide, all kinds of sports, climbing wall, ropes challenge course, teambuilding, innovative playground games, archery, gun safety, arts & crafts, miniature golf, paintball, lasertag, horseback riding, dancing, singing, learning about farm animals, and much, much, more.

Rio Vista Farm

Now enrolling for Spring Break & Summer Camps! English riding twice daily with experience instructors, horse care, arts & crafts, swimming and more. Weekly camp horse show. Transportation available from Westlake Hills. Celebrating over 30 years of Happy Campers!

LANGUAGE

Austin Spanish Academy

The best proven methodology for Spanish Language acquisition through immersion! Our program's goal is to empower students to use the Spanish language with confidence. Using our proven language immersion program, our classes create an environment where students learn the Spanish language the same way native Spanish speakers do from an early age. We offer year round classes for kids through adults. We also offer fun themed summer camps.

The Magic Dragon Preschool

The Magic Dragon Preschool offers a year round preschool with high quality education, high academic standards and character building in a caring, bilingual and creative learning environment. They also offer after school care. A 4 Star Texas Rising Star Provider. They have a lovely 3 acre campus with gardens and a playground. Also offering a multicultural summer camp that includes cooking, language, tai chi, caligraphy, brush painting, etiquette, customs and oragami. Schedule a visit and see first-hand all that makes their preschool and camps so special!

OVERNIGHT CAMPS

Sherwood Forest Summer Camp & Faire

Youth Summer Camp during the weeks of June 4th - 24th and Grown Up Summer Camp June 18-20. Campers are transported back in time to a world of knights, ladies and a simpler way of life. Sherwood Forest Faire 2021: Dates shifted to Weekends Apr 3-May 23 & Fri Apr 23, 2021.

YMCA of Greater Williamson County

After School Childcare! Learn and Play after the School Day! Offering programs in Georgetown, Round Rock, Liberty Hill, Leander and Hutto ISD. After school on your campus, exciting healthy activities and much more. Contact the YMCA of Greater Williamson County today! Register now for summer camp! Try fun, adventurous activities & make new friends at YMCA Camp Twin Lakes day or overnight camp.

SEWING

Austin School of Fashion Design

Austin School of Fashion Design (ASFD) offers year round classes for kids and adults as well as summer and school break camps. They are committed to offering a quality fashion design program designed with the dynamic student in mind. Our classes enable the student to explore different areas of fashion design, develop the skills needed to take concept to creation and produce a competitive portfolio.

SPECIAL NEEDS

Camp Agape Grief Recovery

Camp Agape is an innovative camp program designed specifically for children and families who have suffered the loss of a loved one. Our service is available to children between 7 and 12 years of age who are grieving and need support. Camp Agape offers all the fun of a typical summer camp, along with group-therapy activities to assist children with their bereavement process. These activities incorporate the use of art, music, games and play therapies, with the theme of offering true hope for their future. For 2020 Camp is June 29 – July 2nd.

SPORTS

Kids Elevated

Children's enrichment provider that gives back to the community. We teach sports, dance, yoga and tumbling to 2 1/2 to 9 year olds in preschools and parks around town.

Lonestar Soccer Club

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Lonestar Soccer Club is a 501c3 non-profit full-service youth soccer organization for ages 4 to 19. While offering several programs for all soccer levels, the club prides themselves on also providing an opportunity for kids to enjoy an active lifestyle while developing soccer techniques, a competitive, winning mindset and teaching key life lessons. Registration now open for school break & summer camps. Learn more by calling 512-336-KICK (5425).

Rock-About Climbing Adventures

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Our Climbing Camps are day camps that include five great days of climbing at great Texas locations, with two days at the Austin Greenbelt, two days at Reimer’s Ranch, and one day at the great Enchanted Rock. The Enchanted Rock trip also includes going through the really neat cave and climbing. Ages 9 and up. No experience needed, but experienced climbers are encouraged to join also as we can challenge any level of climber. School holiday camps also available!

STEM

Code Ninjas Northwest Austin

Code Ninjas is the nation's fastest growing kids coding franchise. In our center, kids ages 6-14 learn to code in a fun, non-intimidating way - by playing and building video games they love. Our core promise is, kid have fun, parents see results! Now offering school break and summer camps. For camp details visit http://www.codeninjas.com/tx-northwest-austin/camps.

Idea Lab Kids

Austin area parents and kids have an IDEA Lab Kids S.T.E.A.M Campus to help build critical-thinking skills and Build Better Brains. Your local IDEA Lab S.T.E.A.M. Campus provides FUN and engaging Birthday Party Experiences, Innovative Camps, Preschool S.T.E.A.M Enrichment Classes, Afterschool programs and more. Online options also available. Reach out to Adam Gockley at austin@idealabkids.com to find out more or visit the website at austin.idealabkids.com.

Mad Science

Mad Science camps, after school programs, parties, and events are designed for exciting, fun, hands-on STEM activities. Your child will become a junior scientist with the opportunity to experience a variety of science adventures. Our instructors are people who are specially trained in our programming, have experience working with children, and have had criminal background checks. Our programs provide all of the supplies your child will need. Check our website or call for details!

SWIM LESSONS

Nitro Swim

Others "do"lessons, We TEACH Swimming! Two locations: Bee Cave and Cedar Park. Beautiful INDOOR, heated, crystal clear pools. Convenient class times to choose from. Friendly, Professional Teachers who get RESULTS! Once and Twice a Week options available, more if you'd like! Home of the SIX TIME Defending Texas Age Group Swimming Champions! For the more advanced swimmer, we have the best rec-team and competitive team options ANYWHERE coached by our Professional USA Swimming Coaches! Start Today!

THEATRE / PERFORMANCE

Georgetown Palace Theatre

Afterschool & Weekend Classes in Acting, Vocals, Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip-Hop, Improv, Sketch Comedy, Stage Combat, Acting for the Camera, Musical Theatre & Audition Technique. Also offering summer camps. Actors will experience a variety of enrichment classes led by performing arts professionals in addition to rehearsing exciting, age-appropriate shows. All sessions culminate in a public performance. Early drop off and late pick up also available for summer camps.

KidsActing Studio

Where each child is a STAR! Virtual and in-person options plus many convenient locations in the Austin metro area. Enroll now for Theatre Arts Fall Classes and for Winter Camps! Empowering Kids ages 18 months to 19 years old through Performing Arts! Locally owned and voted "Best Theater for Kids" by Nickelodeon and in Austin Chronicle's Best of Austin Hall of Fame. Visit our website to learn more.