It’s time to think about summer – and that means time to research the best summer camps! Whether your kids are into sports or art, enrichment or exploration, we have some recommendations for you in our 2018 Halifax and Area Summer Camp Guide, featuring our top picks for summer fun in Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford and Beyond!
Are you ready for a summer experience with memories to last a lifetime? Arthur Kidston Memorial Camp on Long Lake provides a safe and happy summer camping experience for kids aged 5 to 15. It is situated on over 500 acres of woods and water in the northeast corner of HRM and is the ideal place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city life and experience an oasis of nature.
Read more about Camp Kidston Summer Camps here.
If your young Shakira or Fred Astaire is looking to dance the summer away, Halifax Dance is offering summer camps all summer, this year! Camps will be a variety of styles ranging from Hip Hop, Jazz, Ballet, Tap, Physical Theatre, Musical Theatre, Baton, Modern, Creative and more!
Read more about Halifax Dance Summer Camps here.
Do you have am emerging Maud Lewis or a young Picasso on your hands? Maybe someone who is imaginative or who just loves to create? The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia (AGNS) offers a huge selection of Summer Camps that focus on hands-on art making. Registration is now open for Art Gallery Summer Camps for children ages 5-12.
Read more about the Art Galley Summer Camps here.
There’s a new basketball Summer Camp in town! Big Ben’s Basketball Camp offers girls and boys ages 8 – 12 an opportunity to develop their fundamental skills in basketball, while staying active, having fun and connecting with other kids.
Read more about Big Ben’s Basketball Camp here.
Do you have a little superhero who is ready to save the day or a pirate who is looking for their next adventure? Look no further! The Summer Camps at The Little Gym of Halifax are action packed adventures for kids ages 3 – 8! The Little Gym Summer Camps gives your child the summer camp experience without the week-long commitments. Combining fun physical activity, games, and arts & crafts, they’ll help your child beat the summer heat by staying cool at The Little Gym.
Read more about The Little Gym of Halifax – Summer Camps here.
Is your child a little climbing monkey? Do they love to dance, spin, fly and twist? Do you sometimes feel like you have your very own circus act in your living room? If so, inesS now offers one of the most unique and exhilarating Summer Camp experiences with their Acrobatics and Aerials Camps! Registration is now open for kids ages 5-11.
Read more about Iness Acrobatics and Aerials – Summer Camps here.
Summer fun is all about playing, exploring, making new discoveries and learning new things about our amazing world! Mad Science Summer Camps offer unique, hands-on science experiences for children that are as entertaining as they are educational. Summer Camp Registration is now open for children ages 5 to 12!
Read more about Mad Science Summer Camps here.
Summer Holidays are all about carefree days in the great outdoors – enjoying the summer sun, the refreshing lakes and friendships – old and new. Your kids can enjoy all this and more at the Maskwa Aquatic Club Summer Camps of padding, swimming and outdoor fun! It’s your one-stop all-round summer fun destination with a huge selection of programs for all ages and interests!
Read more about Maskwa Aquatic Club Summer Camps here.
Whether you are a young super spy or broadway bound, Neptune Theatre Summer Camps has a vast choice of one-week summer day camps for students aged 4-18 who want to learn about music, movement, singing and acting. With an array of classes in Drama, Musical Theatre and Improv, there is something for everyone!
Read more about Neptune Theatre Summer Camps here.
Are you looking to give your child a summer camp experience where they will meet new friends, have loads of fun and learn skills to last a lifetime! MAMBEC (Martial Art Mind Body Education Centre) offers exciting Life Skills Day Camps with a Martial Arts connection. These camps include swims, outdoor activities and weekly themes with one hour of Life Skills and Self-Protection each day.
Read more about MAMBEC Summer Camps here.
Debate Camp creates a learning experience that is safe, welcoming, fun, and intellectually-engaging for children in grades 5-11. The program is for all ability levels, from the reluctant speaker to the already-accomplished debater! Debate camp offers a day program or a fun overnight experience.
Read more about Nova Scotia Debate Summer Camps here.
At Daniel Nestor Summer Tennis Camp, children aged 5 and up can enhance their athletic skills and make new friends in a great indoor facility. Daniel Nestor has incorporated a multi-sport approach to their camps. It’s tennis… and a whole lot more!
Read more about Daniel Nestor Tennis Summer Camps here.
With 25 years of experience, Royal City Soccer Club is delighted to offer its annual summer soccer camp in Halifax and Dartmouth. The Royal City Soccer Club program focuses on soccer in the morning with leisure swims and camp activities in the afternoons. No prior soccer experience necessary!
Read more about Royal City Soccer Club Summer Camps here.
The Mike Danton Hockey Academy is offering summer hockey camps this July for beginners to Midget. The focus of these camps are to improve skills in a competitive environment. Registration is now open!
Read more about Mike Danton Hockey Academy Summer Camps here.
Camp Canada at King’s-Edgehill School is a unique learning experience for Nova Scotia children. From July 16th – 30th, the campus welcomes campers aged 8-14 from Canada, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Korea and Germany to the beautiful Annapolis Valley campus in Windsor, just 50 km from Halifax.
Read more about Camp Canada Summer Camp here.
Although we do our best to provide you with accurate information, all event details are subject to change. Please contact the facility to avoid disappointment.