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Summer Camps

Check out our list for 2019!

Summer Camps are popping up all around the Valley. Check out the Amazing camps that are available to keep your kids busy and cool this summer!

Make sure you check out our Indoor List of fun places to go in the valley and our list of free events!

Valley Wide-

YMCAs

Boys and Girls Club


Ahwatukee

Central AZ Church-15920 S 48th Street Phoenix

  • Extreme Week $45.00, includes Team T shirt and backpack. Children 3-grade 3 as of fall 2019. June 4-7 from 5:45-8pm

Avondale

American Sports Centers

 Engineering Summer Camp at Main Event-10315 W McDowell Rd

  • $225 full day week, $165 Hal Day week. Food provided by Main Event for additional Cost starting at 44.75 for 5 Lunches, 10 snacks and unlimited drinks
  • 8am drop off-1130am morning session. 3:30pm pick up. After care available for $65 dollars per week (until 6pm)
  • ages 4-14

Buckeye

Parks and Recreation– sign ups available April 9th

  • 5/21-8/3 6am-6pm Grades 1-8 Inca Elementary
  • $100 per week or $25 per day. Multi Child discount $90 per week or $20 per day.
  • Registration is $25 one time fee including t shirt. Registration fee waived with Auto pay

Little Squirts Preschool Summer camp-Dr. Saide Recreation Center

  • 5/29-7/20, 8am-2pm
  • $55 per week, Registration is $25 one time fee.
  • ages 3-5

Vacation Bible School-Summit Community Church at Verrado High School

  • June 4-7th 6pm-8pm Free registration

Desert Hills Baptist Church-20909 W Yuma Rd Buckeye VBS

  • June 4th-8th Time Lab

Desert View Bible Church-105 W Carefree Highway Phoenix

  • VBS June 4th-June 8th 8:50am-12noon.
  • $20 per child with max of $50 family.

Chandler

Stem Kore-Makutus Island 6919 W Ray Rd Chandler

  • Kinder-7th grade, 8:30am-4:30pm. Aftercare available at all locations , bring pack lunch, 8:1 ratio
  • $285 a week, 10% sibling discount, multiple week Discount

Gilbert

St. Anne Catholic Church VBS-440 East Elliot Rd Gilbert

  • Morning and Afternoon sessions-June 11th-June 15th 9am-12noon or 1pm-4pm
  • $40 per parishoner child, or Non Parishoner 45.00 per child

Central AZ Church-965 E Germann Rd Gilbert, AZ

  • Extreme Week $45.00, includes Team T shirt and backpack. Children 3-grade 3 as of fall 2019. June 4-7 from 5:45-8pm

YMCA

Parks and Recreation

Jr. Suns Camp-Highley High School Gilbert 4068 E Pecos Rd

  • June 19-June 23rd
  • $350, kids ages 6-17 9am-5pm

Calvary East Valley VBS-4341 S Greenfield Rd, Gilbert

  • June 11-15th 9-12 noon. $25 per child, or families with 3 or more children $60

Sun Valley Community Church-456 E Ray Rd Gilbert

  • June 11th-14th
  • K-3rd Grade

Glendale

Central AZ Church-8600 W Glendale Avenue, Glendale

  • Extreme Week $45.00, includes Team T shirt and backpack. Children 3-grade 3 as of fall 2019. June 4-7 from 5:45-8pm

 Great Skate-10054 N 43rd Avenue, Glendale

Northern Arizona University-Readings Skills First United Methodist Church ofGlendale, 7102 N 58th Drive

  • 4 year olds and up to 12th grade and adults. 4 year olds-3rd grade on Sundays July 8th-August 5th  for approximately 1 hour, 4thgrade-12th Saturday July 7-August 4th for about 2hours

Streams Church 6532 N El Mirage Rd Glendale, AZ

  • VBS Monday July 9-Thursday July 12th at 6:30pm

Faith Valley Bible Church-VBS 16230 N 59th Ave

  • June 25th-29th

Gogh Paint-20165 N 67th Ave, Glendale

  • 9am-12noon, Monday-Friday. June 4th, June 18th, July 9th and July 30th (starting dates)

Hope Chapel-VBS-17417 N 63rd Ave

  • June 25th-June 29th

Pure Heart Church VBS 14240 N 43rd Ave

  • Monday June 18th-Thursday June 21st
  • 5-8pm

Stir Crazy Comedy Club-6751 N Sunset Blvd Ste E 206

  • Weekly (Except July 4th week) starting June 11th-June 27th
    • 8am-4pm, ages 8-13
    • $325, includes lunch and field trips

Youth Basketball Camp-Fellowship Phoenix 5130 W Grovers Ave

  • Monday June 25- June 29th -boys and girls 7-17
  • 6-7:30pm

Vertical Church VBS-5130 W Grovers Ave Glendale

  • July 9-12 5:30-7pm
  • $30 per child, convers t shirt, food and supplies

Goodyear

Valley YMCA- Day Camp

Drop in Summer Recreation-Available April 2nd

  • Ages 5-13
    • Copper Trails Elementary, Desert Thunder Elementary, Centerra Mirage Elementary
    • June 4th-July 20th (closed July 4th). Fees TBD

Desert Springs Community Church-VBS (info no available in March 2018). TBD

Christ Presbyterian Church-925 N Sarival Ave, Goodyear

  • Monday June 18th-Friday June 22nd 9am-12noon

Estrella Mountain Church-10485 S Estrella Pkwy Goodyear AZ


Litchfield Park

Just Play Summer Camp

  • Ages 6-13, Monday -Friday 8am-5pm with Early pick up and drop off available.

Northern Arizona University-Readings Skills Trinity Lutheran Church and School. 830 East Plaza Circle

  • 4 year olds and up to 12th grade and adults. 4 year olds-3rd grade on Saturdays June 2-30th for approximately 1 hour, 4thgrade-12th Thursday May 31-June 28 for about 2hours

Right Touch Basketball -Just Play Summer Camp-100 S Old Litchfield Rd Litchfield Park

  • June 4-8, June 11-15, June 18-22, June 25-29, July 2-6, July 9-13, July 16-20, July 23-27
  • Coching basketball skills, multi sports games, swimming and movies
  • $142 per week resident, $171 non residents. $20 Non refundable deposit

Mesa-

Central AZ Church-933 N Lindsay Rd Mesa, AZ

  • Extreme Week $45.00, includes Team T shirt and backpack. Children 3-grade 3 as of fall 2019. June 4-7 from 5:45-8pm

YMCA

IDEA Musem

Museum of Natural History

  • For children ages 6 – 10 years old. July 9th-13th
    Monday- Friday, 8:00 am – 12:00 pm. Parents will drop off their children
    During Dino Discovery Camp children will learn about the extraordinary age of the dinosaurs! This program is designed to explore the science of paleontology, the history of the earth, dinosaurs and other remarkable creatures who lived here then too!
    Each day includes specialty tours, experiments, fossils, games and crafts.Fee: $165 per child or $135 (Basic Members & up).
    **Pre-registration is REQUIRED and refunds cannot be issued.**
    REGISTER HERE: http://bit.ly/dinodiscoverycampFor more information email [email protected] or call the group booking office at 480 644 3553 Monday through Friday during regular business hours.

Living Word Church-VBS 3520 E Brown Rd Mesa, AZ

  • June 25-28th 9am-12noon Free. Register online

Hillsong Mesa-655 East University Drive, Mesa

  • June 12-15th 9:30-3pm
  • 3 years old Potty Trained-6th grade
  • $50 per child, max $150 per family. Non Hillsong Attendees, $65 each, max of $195 per family
  • Early care drop off at 8am $10 and $10 daily aftercare 4pm

Stem Kore @Chinmaya Mission 325 S El Dorado, Mesa

  • Kinder-7th grade, 8:30am-4:30pm. Aftercare available at all locations , bring pack lunch, 8:1 ratio
  • $285 a week, 10% sibling discount, multiple week Discount

Superstition Farm Day Camp-May 21-July 11th 3440 S Hawes Rd, MEsa

  • Breakfast and three snacks provided. Bring healthy lunch. 6:30am-6:30pm. 5-14 years old . Registration is $50.00, $150 per week or $35.00 a day drop in.

Peoria

Arizona Broadway Theater

Theaterworks-8355 W Peoria Ave

  • Classes available 5/29.
  • Choose from ‘Broadway Bound”, The Lion King Experience, Broadway Bound 2, The Brave Little Tailor, Imagination Series (from those 3-6 years of age).

Parks and Recreation Camp

  • Age 5-14, May 29th-August 1st, closed July 4th
  • Monday-Friday 6am-6pm, camp locations TBA
  • Drop in Programs also available for children entering grades 1-5th. 8am-230pm
  • Tiny Tots program also available for ages 4 and 5
  • Teen Recreation (6th-9th), May 29-July 19th 8am-230pm

She’s Crafty Boutique-8279 W Lake Pleasant Parkway #106 Peoria

  • Monday-Friday 9am-12noon. 2-4 crafts each day, each day will be a new theme
  • ages 5 and up, $200 per week Daily Rate $45
  • June 25-29, July 9-13, July 16-20.

Phoenix

Audobon Arizona Camps=3131 S Central Ave Phoenix

  • ages 8-12 (rising 3rd-6th grade)
    • June 11th -15th $270. 8am-4pm Monday Wed, Thursday =Friday 8am-4pm Mingus Mountain
  • Stream Dwellers Monday -Friday June 18-22nd 210.00
  • Winged Wonders June 25029th $320.00
  • Earth Shakers July 9th-13th $210.00
  • TIme Travelers July 16-20th ($270.00
  • Sky Seekers July 23-27th 320.00
    • Some camps are overnight camps to Mingus Mountain in Prescott

Bethany Bible Church-6060 N 7th Avenue, Phoenix

  • June 11th-June 15th
  • 8:45-12:30pm
  • $10 per child or $25 family max.
  • age 4-6th grade. Nursery available for ages 0-3 for children of volunteers only

Camp Hubbard-Sunnyslope High School (3rd Ave and Dunlap), Paradise Valley Christian (24th St and Cactus) Griffith Elementary

  • May 29th-Aug 3rd (no camp week of Jun 30th at Sunnyslope)
  • Full day 8:30am-3:30pm, Half day 8:30am-12noon. Extended stay available.
  • Full day $240, Half day $175 per week.

Phoenix Center for the Arts Summer Camp-1202 N 3rd Street Phoenix

  • Sessions 6/3-6/15, 6/18-6/29, 7/9-7/20, 723-8/3
    • 9am-4pm
    • ages 6-12
    • 325.00 per session before 5/4 or 375.00 after 5/4
    • before and aftercare available 8am-9am ($60 per session, after care 4-5:30pm $60 per session). $25 off additional siblings

Children’s Museum of Phoenix

  • June & July
  • Culinary Kids, Storm Chasers, World of Wizards and Fairies, Island Castaways.
  • Register by March 18th-$255 per camper (standard), $200 (member). Standard rate is $280 a camper per week.
  • 9am-4pm, with options for Early and after care

Arizona Science Center

  • May 30-August 4th for Prek-9th grade. Half Day Camps for PRek & Kinder starting at $165 per week for members, $195 for non memebers, Full Day camp 9am-4pm is $260 for members, $295 Non members.
  • Grades 1-6 price starts at $260 for full week for members, $295 non memebrs with option of late pick up. Late pick up is 6pm, available for $15 per day or $60 per week
  • Grades 7-9 same prices

Doodlebug Club– 4601 E Willow Ave

  • June 25th-June 29th 9am-1pm Daily, includes lunch. Ages 7-10, $149 early bird rate.
  • Messy art, cool crafts, swimming movies and more
  • Tween Camp June 18-22nd 9am-1pm daily. Ages 8-12. $149 through end of March

Grace Bible Church-12th Street and the 101

  • June 10-14th 6:30-9pm
  • $5 per kid or $10 per family

Kroc Phoenix-

  • Mini Camp Kroc-ages 3-5
    • daily music, dance,,sports, crafts and more
    • starts at $125 per week for members, $162 non members.
  • Adventure Camp Grades 1-8
    • Swim, play, Bible lessons, lunch and snacks.
    • 6am-6pm, prices start at $125 per week for members to $162 for non members
  • Camp Kroc Extreme Grades 6-8
    • Swimming, rock wall, excursions, lunch and snacks. Weekly and daily options available. Prices start at $140 per week for members-$182 non members
  • Scholarships available

Moezart Productions-10202 N Cave Creek Rd Phoenix, AZ

  • June 4-16th 8:30-12noon at North Mountain Church. ages 8-14
  • $250

Phoenix Zoo

  • Kindergarten -Grade 8
    • June 4th-July 27th
    • Prices start at $170 per week for half days. 745am drop off and extended care until 5:30 available

Chris-Town YMCA

Lincoln Family Downtown YMCA

Living Streams Church-7000 N Central Ave Phoenix

  • 4 year olds -5th grade

Maryvale YMCA

Parks and Rec Summer Camp

Stem Kore @Whipples Fun Center-1510 E Bell Rd #300

  • Kinder-7th grade, 8:30am-4:30pm. Aftercare available at all locations , bring pack lunch, 8:1 ratio
  • $285 a week, 10% sibling discount, multiple week Discount

Stage Dreams Youth Theater-Phoenix/Glendale

  • enter code SUMMER18 to receive $25 off summer camp registration (ends May 1)
  • 1 and two week camps. 2nd-12th grade 9am-3pm (one week $200), K&1st 9am-noon (one week $100), Disney, Frog and Toad, Revolting Children and the Knight at Dawn Kids

Northern Hills Community Church-28th Street and Union Hills Drive Phoenix

  • BS June 10th-June 14th 6pm-8:30pm, Friday June 15th is Family Night

Jr. Suns Camp-Locations Thunderbird High School in Phoenix

  • June 13-June 17th
  • $350, kids ages 6-17 9am-5pm

Parson’s Leadership Center-South Mountain-Girl Scout Camp

  • Grades Kindergarten-Grade 12. Prices start at $80 and up.
  • Overnights, life skills, Stem, Outdoor Experiences and more

Northern Arizona University-Readings Skills Scottsdale Christian Academy 14400 N Tatum Blvd

  • 4 year olds and up to 12th grade and adults. 4 year olds-3rd grade on Saturdays June 2-30th for approximately 1 hour, 4thgrade-12th Fridays June 1 – June 29th for about 2hours

Northern Arizona University-Readings Skills St. Paul Roman Catholic Parish Phoenix 330 West Coral Gables Drive

  • 4 year olds – 3rd grade. Saturday July 7-August 4th for about an hour-1 1/2 hours.

Payson

Shadow Rim Ranch-Girl Scott Camp

  • Grades 2 and up, $80 and up.
  • Overnights, life skills, Stem, Outdoor Experiences and more

Prescott

Camp Marapai-Girl Scott Camp

Willow Springs Program Center-Girl Scout Camp

  • Grades Kinder -12
  • Prices start at $60 and up
  • Overnights, life skills, Stem, Outdoor Experiences and more

Queen Creek

Central AZ Church-22149 E Ocotillo Rd Queen Creek

  • Extreme Week $45.00, includes Team T shirt and backpack. Children 3-grade 3 as of fall 2019. June 4-7 from 5:45-8pm

Scottsdale

Camp Hubbard-Thunderbird Academy Scottsdale Rd and Sutton Dr

  • May 29th-Aug 3rd
  • Full day 8:30am-3:30pm, Half day 8:30am-12noon. Extended stay available.
  • Full day $240, Half day $175 per week.

CodeNinja Camp-14891 N Northsight Blvd, Suite 129 Scottsdale , AZ

Most camps are ages 7 and up, Code Drone is 12 and up (I believe)

  • Game Builders Camp- 6/11-6/15 2018 & 6/25-6/29 Full Day and Half Day Available. $275-350.o0
  • Beginning Javascript 7/23-7/27 Full and Half Day available 275-350
  • Minecraft Create-6/4-6/8 and 7/9-7/13 Full and Half Day available 275-350.00
  • Code Drone 7/16-7/20 Full day only 525.00
  • Roblox Create 6/18-6/22 and 7/30-8/03 Full and half day available 275.00-350.00

Girly Girlz

Register early to guarantee your spot!

Summer Camp 2018

Glam sessions, crafts, painting party, DIY make-up projects, games, snacks, dessert & more! A different theme every day of the week. Ages 4+

Three Sessions:
Session 1: June 4-7, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Session 2: June 18-21, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Session 3: July 16-19, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

$179/session; Advance registration required.

HI Five Sports Camp-Ice Den Scottsdale Bell and Hidden Spur Trail

  • 9am-3pm May 29-Aug 3rd, ages 5-12 $199 and up per week
  • games, exercise and fun

Hillsong Mesa 9610 E Cactus Rd Scottsdale

  • June 12-15th 9:30-3pm
  • 3 years old Potty Trained-6th grade
  • $50 per child, max $150 per family. Non Hillsong Attendees, $65 each, max of $195 per family
  • Early care drop off at 8am $10 and $10 daily aftercare 4pm

Rachel’s Young at Art

May 21-25 Welcome To Summer!

May 28-June 1 Memorial Day/Under The Sea

June 4-8 Peace, Love And Art

June 11-15 Glitter, Shimmer, And Shine

June 18-22 Superheroes To The Rescue

June 25-29 Tropical Paradise

July 2-6 four days $200/$250 Red, White, And Blue

July 9-13 Welcome To The Jungle

July 16-20 Art Around the World

July 23-27 The Science Of Art

July 30-August 3 Once Upon A Time

Scottsdale Bible Church-VBS- 7601 E Shea Boulevard, Scottsdale and Cactus CAmpus

  • June 11-15th Age 4-Kinder $20.00 per child 9-11:30 (Shea)
  • June 18-22 1st-5th Grade 9am-12noon $20 per child. (Shea)
  • June 25-29th Age 4 through  5th grade 9am-12noon (Cactus) Shea

Scottsdale Parks and Recreation

  • Camps start June 4th-July 27th  Registration begins April 30th for Residents.
    • Grades 1-5 $100 per week
  • Teen Camps Grades 6-8th. $100 per week, June 4th-July 27th

Surprise/El Mirage/Sun City West

Blue Mountain Developmental Programs-13939 W Grand Ave, Surprise

  • June 4th-July 27th, Monday -Friday 9am-1pm
  • Contact www.bluemountainprograms.com or [email protected] or 623-584-5990

Calvary Chapel Surprise-Greenway and Reems, Surprise

  • VBS- June 11th-June 15th

Cross Church-17475 W Bell Rd Surprise

  • VBS June 3-7th 6pm-8:30pm

Dysart Community Center –

  • Monday-Friday  with options 8-3 or 8-5:30
    Registration fee is $20 per child
    8-3 is $35 a week or $245 for the eight weeks
    8-5:30 is $45 a week or $315 for the eight weeks
    Camp begins May 29th- July 20th
    Registration begins April 29th at 7 a.m.
    For any questions feel free to contact Priscilla at (623)583-2137

Dysart Unified School District Summer Camp-2 locations- Parkview Elementary School 16066 N Parkview Place, Surprise and Sonoroan Heights Elementary School 11405 N Greer Ranch Parkway Surprise

  • May 29th through July 25th 6am-6pm
  • $110 for for days a week or $125 for 5 days. Two snacks provided, bring a lunch.
  • Field trip option only is $50 a week, two full day field trips.
  • Registration begins April 9th

Kings Victory Farms 14404 N 182nd Ave, Surprise

  • Summer Horse Camps, June 4-7th, June 18th-21 and July 9-12.
  • 7AM-10AM $150 for non 4H members, $120 for 4H members.
  • ages 9-17

Moezart Productions-Sun City West Christian Church 20803 N 151st Ave, Sun City West

  • June 18-30th 8:30-12noon
  • $250 Ages 8-14

Musical Surprise-16846 W Bell Rd suite 106

  • June 11-15th Jungle Beat-61-11 years, 10am 2pm $160.00
  • June 25-29 Rock BAnd Camp-6-11 years 10am-2pm $160
  • July 23-27th Intro To Orchestra-6-14 years $160 10am-2pm

Surprise Parks and Rec-

  • Countryside 15038 N Parkview Place Surprise for 1st-4th grade
    • May 29th-August 1st, $35 daily, $110 full week, registration starts at $30 for residents
  • Sierra Montana 14861 N Spring Lane Surprise 5th-8th grade
    • May 29th-August 1st Same price as above
    • 6:30am-6pm

Summer Camp Luv 2 Play

HEart and Sole Dance Camp

Spotlight Theater

WHAM Art-16560 N Dysart Rd, Surprise AZ

Legendary Martial Arts-15341 W Waddell Rd, Surprise

Radiant Church VBS– Paradise

  • June 18-22nd $50 registration per child.

Shape Education-Paradise Honors Elementary-15533 W Paradise Lane, Surprise

  • 129 a week for full day, $99 a week for half day + $39 registration fee, 9am-4pm regular day, extended day options available
  • May 30th-Aug 4th
  • Ages 4 1/2-12 years old

Surprise Academy of Music Camp- 12211 W Bell Rd Suite 100

  • $165 a week, Moday-Thursday 9am-12noon
    • Session June 4-7 Strings
    • Session 2 June 11-14th Guitar
    • Session 3 June 18-21 Woodwinds
    • Session 4 June 25-28th Ukulele
    • Session 5 July 9-12 Piano
    • Session 6 July 16-19 Brass
    • Session 7 July 23-26 Voice and movement

Word of Life-17525 W Bell Rd

  • ages 3-5 May 30th-July 28th

Kids Nation VBS-Church of the Nations Surprise 14795 W Mountain View Boulevard Surprise

  • Kinder-5th grade. Free event.
  • Dates not released, contact [email protected] or 623-584-1985

Ridgeline Summer Youth Camp-10909 N Perryville Rd

  • June 3-June 6th, 8am-1pm . Check out their Facebook page for more details

Tolleson

Boys and Girls Club

  • 7am-6pm for campers, Teen programs too.

Wickenburg

Hassayampa River Preserve Camp-49614 US Highway 60 Wickenburg


Wittmann

Dancing Horse Ranch Camp-Wittman

  • June 18th-22nd 5-12 (8am-11am)
  • July 23rd-27th ages 13-17 (8am-11am)
  • team building, personal grow, leading, riding and games, confidence building
  • Call Whitney at 928-379-2225
  • 175.00 per week

9 Comments

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  2. Avatar Angie Nelson on March 12, 2018 at 10:07 am

    Hi I would like to share my information on Summer Camps as well as Homeschool Art Classes! I’m Angie Nelson from Doodlebug Club. My website shares all my info! http://doodlebug.club/….thanks so much for your assistance in the communities!

    Angie Nelson
    Head Doodlebug
    602-620-7356

    • Vicki Vicki on March 12, 2018 at 1:25 pm

      Thanks Angie! It was added!

  3. Avatar Elizabeth on May 5, 2018 at 11:50 pm

    Could you add another VBS at my church? June 10-14 from 6:30-9pm at Grace Bible Church of Phoenix at 12th St & the 101 in Phoenix. Cost is $5/ kid or $10/family. Find more info at register online at https://gracebiblechurchofphoenix.org/vbs/

    • Vicki Vicki on May 7, 2018 at 2:38 pm

      Thank you so much, Elizabeth! It has been added!

  4. Avatar Rebecca Schnyer on May 17, 2018 at 8:31 am

    Hi I would like to share my information on Summer Camps for individuals with developmental disabilities! I’m Rebecca Schnyer from Blue Mountain Developmental Programs. Our website shares all our info! http://www.bluemountainprograms.com/youth-programs-dtt-dts….thanks so much for your assistance in the communities!

    Rebecca Schnyer
    Office Coordinator
    623-584-5990

    • Vicki Vicki on May 17, 2018 at 3:51 pm

      Thank you so much Rebecca! It has been added

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