Whether you’re looking for day camps or the sleep away variety, the Edmonton area has plenty of great options for kids looking for an awesome way to spend their Summer vacation. Here are our favourites in this Family Fun Edmonton Ultimate Guide to Edmonton and area Summer Camps!
Foote Theatre School is Edmonton’s oldest and largest theatre school, having offered classes for all ages and experience levels since 1966. Each year, their faculty of outstanding local theatre professionals provide exceptional camps and classes with small group settings and potential audition opportunities. Previous theatre experience is not necessary and discounts are available for multiple camps! For more information, click here!
Looking for something unique for your kids to do this summer? Think outside the box (and off of the horizontal plane!) and try a Vertically Inclined Summer Camp! Safety is THE top priority at Vertically Inclined, and your kids will be under the watchful eyes of experienced instructors. No prior experience is necessary, and Vertically Inclined offers camps for kids ages 5 and up! For more information, click here!
AdaptAbilities Hearts in Action Summer Camps offer all the adventure, excitement and fun of every summer camp, while integrating key opportunities for participants to learn and grow. Campers will be very active – both indoors and out – and get the chance to explore the community through regular field trips. Activities can be tailored and suited to all campers from age 3 right up to age 17, along with the Adult group for ages 18+! For more information, click here!
Exciting, active and FUN! Dynamyx Gymnastics Club offers half-day Summer camps for kids aged 3 to 10 and full-day camps for kids 8 to 12. The themes are wild – from “Dinosaur Stomp” to “Crazy at the Zoo” – and jam-packed with exciting activities plus plenty of time to practice gymnastics skills under the eyes of the professional coaching team. For more information, click here!
Your kids can find out just how much FUN science can be with Summer Science Camps at the TELUS World of Science – Edmonton! They’ll make remarkable discoveries, create brilliant masterpieces, and explore new concepts, all while learning through hands-on science. Choose from amazing offerings that will appeal to every budding scientist – whether they love animals and dinosaurs or astronauts and robots! For more information, click here!
Fun, fitness and freedom of expression! Marr-Mac Mini Summer Camps are the ideal outlet for creative expression for kids aged 3 to 7 who love everything about singing, dancing and crafting. Marr-Mac Dance and Theatre Arts Centre has been offering fine arts programming in Edmonton for more than 50 years and has been recognized with several local and national awards! For more information, click here!
It’s a Summer Camp that’s on point – quite literally! Edmonton Fencing Club Summer Camps are recreational camps designed as a fun way to introduce the sport of fencing to new athletes. The program will introduce footwork and blade work, and will include conditioning, games and fencing matches. Each week will wrap up with a fun mini-tournament. For more information, click here!
Whether your child is looking to build bike skills, stay at home alone, or start babysitting, Alberta Safety Council has a Summer Camp for them! These hands-on, skill-based courses will give your kids the tools and knowledge they need to grow into new roles. Best of all, camps are reasonably priced, offer a variety of dates, and make learning fun! For more information, click here!
What would the perfect summer day camp look like if parents could design it? Your child would have a blast, spend plenty of time outside and making new friends, and, of course, learn something new! It’s not a dream – it’s exactly what is offered at JumpStart Learning Centre Summer Camps – programming that will keep your kids engaged, excited and keep their skills sharp for fall! For more information, click here!
It’s the purr-fect way for young animal-lovers to spend the dog days of summer! Edmonton Humane Society Summer Camps give kids who love pets the chance to spend a week learning, training and caring for the animals they adore – plus, campers get to enjoy crafts, games and other great activities! For more information, click here!
Ballet, hip-hop, musical theatre, even making a music video…whatever kind of dance your child is into, or would like to try, J’Adore Dance has a camp for that! All camps include crafts, music and playground time. J’Adore Dance offers half-day camps for kids aged 3 to 10, and new for 2019, select weeks where two camps can be combined to build your own full-day camp, at a discount rate! For more information, click here!
It is Alberta’s premiere writing camp! For 23 years, YouthWrite Summer Camp has been known as the camp for kids who love to write… just about anything! Young writers will learn from talented industry professionals in this one-of-a-kind, immersive and inclusive experience designed to spark creativity and feed the passion for putting pen to paper! For more information, click here!
Why let kids have all the fun? At Camp Warwa Family Camp your whole crew can get in on the adventure that is sleep-away camp! Spend a weekend getting back to nature and enjoying all the activities Camp Warwa has to offer! Sleep in heated bunkhouses with full bathroom facilities and best of all, no cooking – all your meals and snacks are provided! Choose from two great weekend options in May or September! For more information, click here!
Described as “part survival camp, part personal challenge and part journey of self discovery”, Mountain Adventure School is a summer camp unlike any other! Progressive Academy’s Mountain Adventure School offers teens two weeks of epic outdoor adventures mixed with hands-on learning opportunities, practical life certifications and even high school credits! For more information click here!
They’ll enter camp as creative kids and come out as accomplished artists! Summer Art Camps at Canvastone Studio are the perfect way for artistic youngsters to grow creatively, hone their skills and build confidence in their abilities! Choose from morning Painting Camps, afternoon Soapstone Carving Camps, or both! At the end of each week, your young artist will bring home a finished project ready to be displayed with pride! For more information click here!
Whether they love the spotlight or prefer to hone their skills behind the scenes, St. Albert Children’s Theatre Drama Camp offers great options for your fine arts-loving child! There are great camp options for kids aged 3 to 19, and campers 8 and up will work toward a final production their families can enjoy! For more information click here!
Whether you’re looking for your child’s first sleep-away camp experience or you have a teen ready for more adventure like an epic trip to the Rocky Mountains, Lone Prairie Camp has an option for you! For 86 years, Lone Prairie Camp has been been creating faith-filled and memorable camp experiences, while offering parents the peace of mind that their most precious assets are well-looked after. For more information click here!
Set in a natural paradise of parkland along the south shore of Lac Ste. Anne, Camp Warwa is the ideal place for kids to tackle new challenges and experiences in a safe and supported setting where the goal is developing skill and growing confidence. Days are packed with a wide variety of activities, new friendships and great adventures! For more information click here!
Is there anything more quintessentially summer than a day spent on the water reeling in a big catch? The Youths Can Fish 2 organization works to ensure all kids can enjoy the exciting, confidence-building experience that is fishing with their Camp Fishin’ Around. Learn fishing basics and survival skills and make frienships that will last a lifetime through this unique subsidized camp. For more information click here!
Kids will enjoy fitness, friendship, fun, and of course gymnastic skill development, in Salto Gymnastics Jumping Jellybeans and Discovery Camps! Camp days are full of gymnastics in Salto’s amazing facility, outings (including regular trips to the nearby playground and spray park!), field trips, crafts, activities and much more. Each week offers a different theme from Mad Science to the Olympics! For more information click here!
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