Your guide to all local Summer Camps!

 

Summer Camps have been updated with new guidelines for 2020 due to COVID-19. Selecting a camp for your kids can be a bit overwhelming, especially if this is your first year signing up for summer camps!  With that in mind, the moms behind FairfieldMoms created this Summer Camp Guide in hopes of making the process of picking the perfect camp easier for you and your family!  We’ve partnered with some great local camps in the area and have listed them by category, along with as much information as we could!

 

  • If you offer a camp program for the summer and are interested in being featured in this guide, please reach out to us anytime at info@fairfieldctmoms.com
  • If you are looking for sleep-away camp information, head to our Local Moms Network Ultimate Sleepaway Camp Guide!

 

Happy Camping!!

FEATURED CAMPS

CAMP PLAYLAND

 

  • UPDATE for 2020: Camp Playland is open, and will be operating with modifications, including smaller cohorts of 10 for 7 weeks (June 29th – August 14th). Unfortunately, they are not able to offer transportation this summer. For more info and their updated protocols, click here.
  • Town: New Canaan
  • Dates: June 29th – August 14th 2020 (2 to 8 week sessions)
  • Ages: 3-14 years old
  • DOOR-TO-DOOR TRANSPORTATION IN FAIRFIELD COUNTY. LUNCH IS PROVIDED!
  • Description: “A day camp with the away camp atmosphere.” 3 heated swimming pools, sports, arts, go-karts, ropes courses, archery and more! Since 1957, for three generations, the Bloom family has been dedicated to excellence in day camping. Providing every child with a safe, warm, nurturing, fun and instructional summer has always been their mission. Playland is an all-around day camp with a mature staff on a beautiful 18 acre campus in New Canaan.
  • REGISTRATION is now open!
  • Contact: Email Steve Bloom, Director at info@campplayland.com | (203) 966-2937
  • Website: Click Here
  • Location: 802 Ponus Ridge, New Canaan
  • Blog Post: Camp Playland New Canaan: The Ultimate Day Camp Experience

PEQUOT YACHT CLUB

  • UPDATE for 2020: Team Pequot summer sailing is open!  For more details on Covid-19 policies and practices click here!
  • Town: Southport
  • Dates: June 22nd – August 14th (4 and 8 week sessions)
  • Ages: 9 – 18yrs old (member and non members welcome)
  • Description: Team Pequot has been teaching young sailors of all levels the essential elements of performance boat handling, seamanship and racing skills for almost 100 years. It instills in them a respect for the sea and the value of teamwork, friendship, cooperative learning, good sportsmanship and most importantly… Team Pequot creates sailors who will enjoy and contribute to the sport of sailing for their entire lives.
  • Registration now open!! Early registration fee discount through March 31st!
  • Contact: Email teampequot@gmail.com or call (203)255-5740 EXT 21
  • Website: www.teampequot.com
  • Location: Pequot Yacht Club, 669 Harbor Road, Southport

 

AMBLER FARM

  • UPDATE for 2020:  Ambler Farm Summer Camp has been cancelled.  For more info, click here!
  • Town: Wilton
  • Website: www.amblerfarm.org
  • Location: Ambler Farm in Wilton – 257 Hurlbutt St, Wilton

BROADWAY METHOD ACADEMY

Broadway Junior Workshops

  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates:
    • Session 1: Monday, June 22nd– Friday, July 10th – (9:15AM- 2pm)
    • Session 2: Monday, July 13th – Friday, July 31st – (9:15AM- 2pm)
  • Ages: 6-12 years old
  • Cost: $1,250 (Per Session)
  • Description: Our summer musical theater workshops will help students explore the foundations of musical theater, ignite their creative spirit and build a sense of ensemble. Students will take classes in acting, singing and dancing and work towards putting on a Broadway junior workshop.
    • Session I (Moana Jr) – Performance July 10th at 7pm
    • Session II (Sister Act Jr) $1250 – Performance July 31st at 7pm
  • Registration is NOW open!
  • Contact: Email J. Scott Handley at jscott@broadwaymethodacademy.org | (850) 321-5200
  • Website: https://broadwaymethodacademy.org/programs/summer-programs/
  • Location: 1935 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield

Summer Musical Theater Intensive

  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates: Monday, July 6th – Friday, July 24th – (12:30PM- 5pm)
  • Ages: 13+ (younger accepted via audition)
  • Cost: $1,250 (Per Session)
  • Description: Our Musical Theater Intensive is designed to help young actors become triple-threats. Students will work with professional talent to sharpen their performance skills and prepare them for a total understanding of musical theater. There will be performances, workshops and panel discussions with leading Broadway talents. The 3-week summer intensive concludes with a showcase cabaret featuring the young artists. Previous Guest Artists include: Tony Winners Cynthia Erivo and Kelli O’Hara, Mean Girls star Erika Henningsen, Rob McClure, Aubrey Berg (CCM), Lindsay Mendez, and Telly Leung
  • Registration is NOW open!
  • Contact: Email J. Scott Handley at jscott@broadwaymethodacademy.org | (850) 321-5200
  • Website: https://broadwaymethodacademy.org/programs/summer-programs/
  • Location: 1935 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield

 

CAMP INVENTION

  • UPDATE for 2020This summer’s program has been reinvented to include both at-home and in-person options. Format will vary by location.  Read about our in-person program below. For at-home program details, click here
  • Town: Fairfield and Westport
  • Dates: 
    • Fairfield locations: Riverfield Elementary School | July 6th – July 10th
    • Westport locations: Staples High School | July 20th – 24th and July 27th – July 31st
  • Ages: Entering grades 1st – 6th
  • Description: Imaginations will soar this summer in the all-new Camp Invention® program, Elevate! Campers in grades K-6 will team up to play hybrid hover ball games, tackle environmental challenges and become confident entrepreneurs designing the next great invention! Local educators will lead fun, hands-on STEM activities building collaboration and creative problem-solving skills. Visit invent.org/save or call 800-968-4332 to register.
  • Registration is now open! Early registration discounts available through 5/12!
  • Contact: Email campinvention@invent.org or call (800)968-4332
  • Website: https://www.invent.org/camp
  • Location: See above for respective dates

CEDAR POINT YACHT CLUB – SAILING

 

  • UPDATE for 2020: CPYC Junior Sailing Camp is on.  For more details click here!
  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: June 22nd – August 14th (1, 4 and 8 week sessions)
  • Ages: 8-18 years old (members and non-members)
  • Description: Cedar Point Yacht Club Summer Sailing Camp in Westport is were your kids can learn how to be independent and responsible while sailing just off Compo Beach!!! Open to the general public (you do not need to be a club member). Kids and teens can enter the program at any age (6-18) and any skill level. Your child will be paired up with kids of similar skill/age/interest. If interested they can participate in local and regional racing or just enjoy the wind, water and summer sun.
  • Registration is now open; early bird registration through March 31st!
  • Website: http://www.cedarpointyc.org/juniorsailing
  • Contact: Email juniorsailing@cedarpointyc.org or call (203)219-5034
  • Location: Westport near Compo Beach

CODEBUG

  • UPDATE for 2020: Open virtually in July for classes.
    • Web Development (Online) – July 6 – 17 (Mon – Fri) / Grades: Rising 5-8th / 9am – 10:30am 
    • Build Your Personal Website (Online) – July 20 – 31 (Mon – Fri) / Grades: Rising 9-12th / 9am – 10:30am 
  • Town: New Canaan
  • Dates: 1 and 2 week courses throughout July, 2020
  • Ages: Grades 5-8th, 9th-12th
  • Description: Codebug’s courses are designed to ensure your child’s introduction to web development is enthusiastic and challenging, leaving them inspired to keep building. Our collaborative, project-based curriculum is designed by Sarah, a math teacher turned software engineer and taught by two professional software engineers (Sarah and McArthur). We create a comfortable and inclusive learning environment designed to foster student curiosities and build autonomous learners.
  • Registration is open!
  • Contact: Email Sarah Betack at sarah@codebug.us | (203) 803-3319
  • Location: St. Lukes School, 377 N Wilton Rd, New Canaan, CT 06840

CRYSTAL THEATRE 

  • Town: South Norwalk
  • Dates & Rates: June 15th – July 24th
    • The Pied Piper (2nd-5th grades) – Monday, June 15th – Saturday, June 28th; 9am-2pm – $595
    • Storybook Theatre (4-6 year olds) – Monday, June 15th – Friday, June 27th; 4pm-5:15pm – $190
    • The Little Mermaid Jr (5th- 9th grades) – Monday, June 29th – Friday, July 10th; 9am-3:30pm – $675
    • Broadway Blast 2020! (5th- 12th grades) – Monday, July 13th – Friday, July 18th; 9am-3:30pm – $395
    • Broadway Finishing School Intensive (7th- 12th grades) – Monday, July 20th – Friday, July 24th; 9am-2pm – $325
  • Ages:  4 years old – 12th grade
  • Description: Enjoy a life-changing summer program performing onstage at Crystal Theatre! Camps are tailored for various age-groups, all ending in a fully-produced onstage production in our air-conditioned theater. Let your young star shine with us…33 years of experience!
  • Registration is NOW open!
  • Contact: (203) 847-4850 or email Cheryl Kemeny, Crystal Theatre Artistic Director, at crysthr@optonline.net
  • Website: https://www.crystaltheatre.org
  • Location:  66 Bayview Ave, Norwalk

GREENS FARMS ACADEMY

  • UPDATE for 2020Summer Camp is cancelled.  Summer Academy has been expanded to virtual online classes.  For more info click here!
  • Town: Westport
  • Contact:  Email Andrea Sullivan at summerprograms@gfacademy.org
  • Website: www.gfacademy.org/summer
  • Location: 35 Beachside Avenue, Westport

GOLF PERFORMANCE CENTER

  • UPDATE for 2020: Golf Performance Summer Camp is ON!  For more info, click here!
  • Town: Ridgefield
  • Dates: Session 1 – (June 20-July 26) | Session 2 (July 27-August 23). Choose between 4 and 8 week programs.
  • Ages: Boys & Girls 12+
  • Description:The Golf Performance Center’s 2020 Summer Achieve program in partnership with Ethan Allen Prep and Junior Golf Hub will help you achieve your greatness on the course, in the classroom and in life. Ages 12+ can choose between 4 and 8 week programs with room and board available at GPC’s main campus. Our program combines the best practices for development, golf and physical coaching, tournament preparation, tournament play and high-level academic experience.
  • Registration is now open!
  • Contact:  Email Tom Bopp at tom@thegolfperformancecenter.com | (203) 439-6758
  • Website: https://thegolfperformancecenter.com/2020-summer-achieve-program/
  • Location: 824 Ethan Allen Highway Ridgefield, CT

 

HOLIDAY HILL DAY CAMP

 

 

  • UPDATE for 2020: Holiday Hill Day Camp is OPEN! Click here for our 2020 Summer guidelines!
  • Town: Prospect, CT
  • Dates: June 29th – August 21st (1 to 8 week sessions)
  • New Guidelines: https://digitalmarketing.blob.core.windows.net/6524/files/Guideline_Document_2020_(2).pdf
  • Ages: 3-13 years old for Day Camp; 14-15 for CIT program
  • Hours of Operation: 8am-9am is before care and 4pm to 5pm is after care at no additional cost. Our regular camp hours are 9am-4pm Monday through Friday. There are no observed holidays this camp season
  • Cost: 1 week for $525
  • BREAKFAST and LUNCH ARE PROVIDED!
  • Description: Get ready for the Ultimate Camp Experience! Holiday Hill Day Camp (HHDC) is not your traditional day camp. The wide variety of activities and experienced staff makes us the choice for kids who want the BEST summer ever. Activities include: Swimming, Water Activities, Cooking, American Ninja Warrior Course, Archery, Nature, Arts and Crafts, Boating, Fishing, Woodworking, Maker Space Cabin, Yoga, and High Ropes Course. In addition, HHDC provides attractive and nutritious meals to suit the needs of every camper. We are fully accredited by the American Camping Association (ACA) that assures parents we are committed to program quality and adherence to high health and safety standards.. Multiple bus stops, including Westport & Fairfield.
  • REGISTRATION is now open
  • Contact: Email Michael at director@holidayhilldaycamp.com | (203) 387-2267
  • Website: Click Here
  • Location: 43 Candee Rd, Prospect, CT

MIKEY KYDES PRO SOCCER CAMP

  • UPDATE for 2020: Summer Camp will tentatively start on June 22nd or June 29th.  Check here for more info!
  • Town: Westport, Wilton & Greenwich
  • Dates:
    • Full Day – 9am-4pm (Ages 7-14) – weeks of June 22nd, July 6th and July 20th
    • Half Day – 9am-12pm (Ages 4-12) – weeks of June 29th, July 13th, August 17th, and August 24th
  • Age: 4-14 years old
  • Description: Mickey Kydes Soccer has made a commitment to offer the very best in soccer education. We have been a part of your community for over 27 years.  We offer each player the opportunity to develop a love for the game, a focus on creativity, technical confidence and tactical understanding, where positive concepts are constantly being developed.
  • Registration is now open! Early Bird Specials, Sibling Discounts and prices on website along with camp details
  • Website: http://kydessoccer.com
  • Contact: Email Denise Brown at moreinfo@kydes.soccer or call 203-852-6969
  • Location: Varies weekly – Westport – Wakeman Field, Long Lots Elementary. Wilton – Lilly Field. Greenwich – fields vary, check website for details

 

MOCA WESTPORT 

  • UPDATE for 2020: MOCA is running the NEW Academy Outside. They also have a YouTube channel with great art projects for kids and adults (as well as virtual concerts) with two new art videos released every Thursday at 11am (one for kids, one for adults) here.
  • THE ACADEMY OUTSIDE – Looking for a change of scenery and a chance to be messy outside your own home? With the opportunity to open museums outside, we plan to allow three families at a time to utilize our vast outdoor space for art activities! All social distancing and cleaning regulations will be explicitly followed. We will set-up the activity and provide all materials for your 90-minute session ($75/per activity).
  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: June – August 2020
  • Age: Grades 1st – 8th
  • Cost: Ranging from $150 – $250
  • Description: MoCA Summer Camps 2020: The Academy at MoCA Westport presents a series of art camps that will expose students to a wide variety of mediums, concepts, and styles. Our courses are designed to both educate and spark creativity. Appropriate for grades 1-8; Classroom instruction will be further divided by age on a semi-private basis.
  • Registration is now open!
  • Website: https://mocawestport.org/the-academy/#camp
  • Contact: Email Kate Jackson, Manager of Education & Public Programs to learn more | (203) 222-7070
  • Location: 19 Newtown Turnpike, Westport

 

NEXT LEVEL CAMP FOR GIRLS

  • UPDATE for 2020: Next Level Camp is running a NEW program called Next Level Camp 2 U (with limited enrollment). Next Level Camp 2 U is a unique, at-home program that brings the amazing experience of camp right into your very own backyard or nearby park. In small groups of eight or less, families will be permitted to choose their own trusted groups and location. We offer Sports, Art projects and traditional camp games. For kids looking for a bit more intensive program we offer a sports academy option as well. The staff will go through the same training as they would for our typical day camps including reference and background checks. For 2 hours a day it is $250 per kid. Next Level 2 Camp U has something for everyone and is determined to make summer 2020 one to remember! Learn more at nextlevelcamp2u.com
  • Town: Fairfield (girls only),  Kent (coed 1 week sleep-away)
  • Dates: July 6th – August 7th (sleep-away ends on 7/24)
  • Ages: 4-12 years old (day) 8 to 14 years old (sleep-away)
  • TRANSPORTATION IN FAIRFIELD AND WESTPORT
  • Description: Next Level Day Camp for Girls , where Play is Serious FUN and character-building is embedded in our mission to Learn, Commit, Achieve! Next Level Day Camp for Girls is elective based program ( NO TWO DAYS ARE THE SAME) is a perfect mix of skill-based individual and team sports, arts activities, STEM academic enrichment, exciting events and unique electives such as yoga, cooking, GaGa and more. At Next Level Sports and Enrichment, we combine a traditional camp experience with a dynamic sports and enrichment program. Our residential camp program is located in Kent, CT.  Our program focuses on three building blocks to success: We Learn, We Commit, and We Achieve. And, more importantly, we do this together, as a family. Ice Hockey, Farm to Table cooking and more.
  • Registration is now open
  • Contact: Email info@nextleveldaycamps.com | (203) 966-2937
  • Website: nextleveldaycamps.com
  • Location: Notre Dame High School, 220 Jefferson St, Fairfield

 

 

PEAK PERFORMANCE SPORTS 

  • UPDATE for 2020: Running programs on site in smaller groups and at home. See updated info below!
  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: June 29th – August 17th (weekly) 
  • Ages: 7-14 years old
  • Description:
      • We are going to be limited to 30 campers total per week.
      • 10 Campers per group and no mingling between campers from different groups
      • Each group will have only 1 coach and will not share coaches from other groups.
      • NO CIT OR JR COUNSELOR PROGRAM THIS SUMMER 
      • Per the State of CT requirements to open, we are only allowed to host FULL DAY CAMP.
      • Camp will be 9AM – 3PM.  This will allow for the staff to clean and sterilize equipment from 3 – 4pm. 
      • The cost of camp will still be $300 for the week
      • Campers must commit to 5 FULL DAYS since we have limited spots,
      • NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED 14 DAYS PRIOR TO CAMP STARTING DUE TO LIMITED SPOTS
      • We will be an OUTSIDE ONLY CAMP, NO INDOOR FACILITIES.
      • If it rains, we will have to cancel and we are not doing refunds, as we are going to have to do a lot of refunds as it stands now. We will do our best to hold camp every day, barring downpours and severe storms.
    • Location- moving to Long Lots School, Westport, CT

NEW for 2020! Peak Performance Sports Camp At Home Sports Camps for boys and girls ages 5-12 years old!

  • Location: Your Home!
  • Age: 5-12 years old
  • Cost: Cost for 10 hours – 2 hours/day M-F is $200 per camper. MUST HAVE MINIMUM OF 4 CAMPERS MAXIMUM OF 10 CAMPERS
  • Time options: 9AM to 11AM or 12PM-2PM or 3PM-5PM
  • Our Peak Performance At Home Sports Camps are tailored to include the sports and games that your children would like to participate in.
  • Description: The Peak Performance Sports Camps staff comes to you! We can tailor our traditional sports camps to include multiple activities and tons of game play! Create your own personal sports camp in your backyard with some friends! All you need is at least 4 campers to conduct a camp! One family is the point person and the host for the at home camp
  • WE BRING ALL THE EQUIPMENT!! Your 2 hour daily camp includes 15 minutes for set up, 1.5 hours of game time and 15 minutes for clean up! Your children will be exhausted! You can take a break and get some stuff done!!
  • Our Camp games can include: Noodle Tag, Clean up the backyard, Flag Freeze tag, builders and bulldozers, scarf juggling, Relay Races (spoon and egg etc), Mini 2 v 2 Soccer, 2 v 2 Wiffeball (or tee ball!), 2 v 2 Hockey (driveway or on grass!) 2 v 2 flag football, Ultimate Frisbee, Team Handball, Ultimate Frisbee, Steal the Bacon, Dodgeball, Survivor, Keep it up (volleyball), if you have a basketball hoop we can also do some basketball games!! and much much more!
  • No refunds or makeups for rain days
  • A parent must be home during the camp time in case of emergency.

SARA HOLLAND SPORTS CAMP

 

  • UPDATE for 2020: Summer Camps is ON!  For more info click here!
  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates: June 8th – August 28th
  • Ages 2.5yrs – 8yrs old
  • Cost: $235/week
  • Time: 9am-12pm with an option to stay until 2pm
  • Description: Campers will be introduced to different sports and activities, play games, participate in arts & crafts, and more!  Each week focuses on a fun theme. We will connect the sports and activities to the theme for the week. Our structured, action-packed program allows plenty of room for creative individuality and varying ability levels in a non-competitive environment.  Sports played at camp will be baseball, soccer, football, LAX, basketball,  learning to riding bikes (optional), fun noodle games, and more. We have access to outdoor space and will use that for water games, basketball, bikes, and more.
  • Registration is now open!
  • Contact: Email Sara at KidsSportsZone@gmail.com | (434) 825-4689
  • Website: www.SaraHollandSports.com | IG- @SaraHollandSports
  • Location: 31 Woodbridge Ave, Fairfield (OUTDOORS)

 

 

 

WAKEMAN TOWN FARM

Westport Weston YMCA – Camp Mahackeno

UPDATE for 2020Summer Camp options are still on.  Click here for more details!

The Westport Weston YMCA  -The Westport Weston YMCA offers several unique camp options, including the following:

  • Camp Mahackeno which offers 2-week sessions for kids entering Kindergarten-10th grade. It provides a traditional camp experience right here in Westport!
  • Camp Hafaday, which is a popular half-day swim lesson program for children 4-8 yo running 830-1230 daily
  • Summer Gymnastics – half and full day gymnastics programs at  The Gymnastics Center in Norwalk
  • Summer Dance – Dance programs at the YMCA continue all summer long for kids 4-16 yo

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ALL AROUND CAMPS

A CHILD’S GARDEN

  • UPDATE for 2020Summer Camp is pending opening on July 6th.
  • Town: Fairfield & Shelton
  • Dates: July 6th – August 14th, 2020
  • Ages: 3 – 10 years old
  • Description:
    • 3 years & 4 year olds will have a variety of summer activities, while include water play, sprinklers, picnics, sports, art, crafts, music, bikes and special events – possibly a visit from a magician, puppeteer, animal show, etc.
    • 5 years – 10 year olds will have a rotating schedule, including sports, water play, art, crafts, music and reading.
  • Registration Now Open!
  • Contact:
  • Website: http://achildsgarden.net/
  • Location:100 Mona Terrace, Fairfield | 20 Ivy Brook Road, Shelton

 

EARTHPLACE

  • UPDATE for 2020: Earthplace Summer Camp is on!  Click here for more details!
  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: June 15th – August 3rd
  • Description: Summer is a great time for nature exploration and discovery at Earthplace! At Earthplace Summer Camp, all enjoy an unspoiled natural setting—on the trails, by the pond, in the fields, or under the shade of our pine grove. Our staff is trained to ensure a safe and fun summer filled with adventure, friendships, and plenty of fresh air. With engaged staff and a ton of rotating nature-based activities, each week is sure to be a new and exciting experience for even the most frequent camper.
  • Registration is now open!
  • Contact: Becky Newman and Amee Borys, Co-directors – (203)-557-4400 or summercamp@earthplace.org
  • Website: http://earthplace.org/programs/summer-camp
  • Location: 10 Woodside Lane, Westport

GAN ISRAEL

  • UPDATE for 2020: Camp Gan Izzy will be OPEN with modifications including shorter sessions (2 hour blocks daily) and smaller groups of 10 for 4 weeks from July 6th-31st. A la carte options are also available. For more information, please email Dina Kantor at director@ganisrael.com.
  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: June 22nd – July 31st (2-week sessions)
  • Ages: 1- 14 yo (Divisions: Mommy & me program, Mini Gan; Big Gan, Pioneers & Pioneers CIT, CIT Program)
  • Description: Camp Gan Israel has been providing a unique Jewish summer camp experience to our campers and families for 20 plus years. Our specialty is building confidence, independence and friendships, facilitated by a most nurturing staff and outstanding programming.
  • Registration is now open online!
  • Contact: (203)226-8584 or email director@ganisrael.com
  • Website: www.ganisrael.com

NORWALK YMCA (CAMP SUNRISE)

  • Update for 2020Summer Camp is open!  Click here for more details!
  • Town: Norwalk
  • Dates: June 15th-August 14th (2 week sessions)
  • Ages: Completed K – 9th grade
  • Website: http://www.norwalkymca.org

PLAYHOUSE GYM

  • UPDATE for 2020Summer Camp has been cancelled.  Due to Covid-19, Playhouse Gym has permanently closed their doors on May 31st.
  • Town: Fairfield
  • Contact: (203) 345-6208
  • Website: http://www.playhousegym.com/
  • Location: 111 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield

FAIRFIELD COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL – SUMMER CAMP

  • UPDATE for 2020Summer at FCDS is open!  Click here for more details and policies!
  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates: June 29th – July 31st, 2020
  • Ages: Grades K – 9th
  • Cost:
    • Full day camp (9am-4pm) – $475
    • Half day camp options (9am-12pm | 12-4pm) – $265
    • Early drop off (8:15am) available for +$60
  • Description: Summer at Fairfield Country Day School offers full and half-day co-ed programs for campers entering Kindergarten through 9th Camp is held on the 20-acre FCDS campus, where campers love cannonballing into our pool, letting their imaginations run wild during arts and crafts, playing games and honing new sports skills outdoors, and having a blast with new friends all summer long! Our 2020 season includes 7 week-long sessions.
  • Registration is now OPEN! Register before March 31st for extra savings!
  • Contact: (203) 259-2723
  • Website: https://www.fairfieldcountryday.org/summerfcds
  • Location: 2970 Bronson Road, Fairfield

 

SUMMER AT ST LUKE’S

  • Town: New Canaan
  • Dates: June 15th – August 21st, 2020 (one and two week sessions available)
  • Ages: 4yrs old – Adults
  • Description: Summer at St. Luke’s offers a wide range of courses, camps, and workshops for Pre-K through high school students as well as for adults. College Essay Writing Workshops, Arts and STEM programs, Academic classes and Sports Camp are just a few of the activities available. Our Summer at St. Luke’s faculty and instructors are accomplished educators leading courses designed to engage, enrich and be fun. The majority of offerings are open to the public. Space is limited—register today! 
  • Registration is now OPEN!
  • Contact: Summer Program Director Hunter Martin at martinh@stlukesct.org or 203-802-4802.
  • Website: Click Here
  • Location: 377 North Wilton Road, New Canaan

 

TUMBLE JUNGLE – Info coming soon!

  • More info coming soon!
  • Town: Norwalk
  • Dates: June 15th – August 21st
  • Website: www.tumblejungle.com
  • Location: 250 Westport Ave, Norwalk

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ANIMAL & FARM CAMPS

FIVE LITTLE CHICKS (FLC) Farm – Info Coming Soon!

  • More info coming soon!
  • Town: Weston
  • Description: Five Little Chicks Farm Horse Back Riding Camp is a very hands on and informative horse camp for every level of riding! It is located in the heart of Weston and we will have riding and horse care daily. We will ride for at least 90 minutes per day and also get to take care of the horses like they are our own! We will make friends, get to be with the other resident farm animals, learn all about horses and even have a show at the end of the week! 
  • Website: fivelittlechicksfarm.weebly.com

ONE ABOVE FARM

  • UPDATE for 2020One Above Farm Summer Riding Academy is open!  Click here for more details!
  • Town: Newtown
  • Dates: June 22nd – August 24th, 2020
  • Time: 9am – 2pm (extended day option available)
  • Ages: 
    • Tiny Tots (4yrs – 5yrs old)
    • Regular Campers (6yrs – 12yrs old)
    • Counselors in Training (13yrs old+ eligibility to be determined by Trainer)
  • Cost: $550 per week (sibling & multiple week discounts available)
  • Description: Summer Riding Academy at One Above Farm is the perfect way to introduce your child to horses through structured hands-on learning and riding under the guidance of CHA Trained Instructors. Children will be in the saddle every day, with a “just-for-fun” weekly horse show to which parents are invited. Friday is always pizza and game day — a favorite among the kids! More seasoned riders will advance their horsemanship and barn management skills through thoughtful lesson plans designed to challenge every equestrian. Safety is our number one priority.
  • Registration is Now Open! Email below to receive a waiver and registration packet
  • Contact: Email Owner & Trainer, Andrea Zaleski at oneabovefarm@gmail.com | (203) 249-1098
  • Website: oneabovefarmct.com
  • Location: 39 Aunt Park Lane, Newtown, CT

ADDITIONAL ANIMAL & FARM CAMPS

Some other Animal & Farm Camps include:

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ART CAMPS

AR WORKSHOP

  • UPDATE for 2020: AR Workshop Summer Camp is open!  New dates have been added!  For more info, click here!
  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates: June 22nd – September 3rd, 2020
  • Time: Mornings 9:30am – 12pm (Monday – Thursday) / Afternoons 1:30pm – 4pm (Monday – Thursday)
  • Ages: 7 – 16 years old
  • Description:  Join us at AR Workshop for creative and crafty summer ARt Camps! Our camps are designed for girls and boys, ages 7-16. Kids will create 5 DIY youth projects and a DIY camp t-shirt over the course of the camp, and sometimes even more! Participants will be able to customize and choose their project paint colors from our décor line of paints! We also offer an optional Friday half-day camp, check our calendar to register! Each week the projects vary from canvas tote, pillow, apron, wood sign, frame, game and accessory board, string art and woven textile, and so much more! Kids are encourages to bring a snack & drink
  • Registration NOW open! Pick the design for each project when you register!
  • Contact: (203)295-0569
  • Location: 869 Post Road, Fairfield

 

BROOKFIELD CRAFT CENTER CAMP

  • UPDATE for 2020Summer camp is open!  Click here for more details!
  • Town: Brookfield
  • Dates: July 6th – 10th, July 20th – 24th, August 3rd – 7th, and August 17th – 21st, 2020
  • Ages: 6 – 16 years old
  • Description: Our Hands-On Art Youth Program is a great alternative to full-day summer-long programs.  Our small groups allow students to receive individual attention from the instructor in a warm, family-like atmosphere.  We offer four one-week sessions with half-day and full-day options.  Every class will have an experienced artist and an assistant to help the students learn basic skills in various craft mediums. Types of classes offered are glass bead making, woodturning, pottery, fiber art, blacksmith skills, painting & drawing, 3-D printing, Photography and other digital craft skills.
  • Registration: Now Open!
  • Contact: Email info@brookfieldcraft.org | (203)775-4526
  • Website: http://www.brookfieldcraft.org/2020handsonart
  • Location:286 Whisconier Road, Brookfield, CT

HAPPY HANDS POTTERY

  • UPDATE for 2020Summer Camp is open!  Modifications in place – click here for more details and see below for updates!
  • Town: Fairfield and Wilton
  • Dates: June 29th – August 28th
  • Ages: 4 years old +
  • Cost: Weekly rate only: $325/child; $300 siblings; $50 non-refundable deposit per child is required to reserve a camp week.
  • Description:Activities will include interactive pottery painting, clay hand-building, canvas, mixed media, and more!​ Parents must pack a nut-free snack, nut-free lunch, and water bottle.Our program has been updated for the latest updates from CDC, ACA and local authorities for everyone’s safety. You have our commitment to provide the best possible experience for your children and keep them safe. We’ll continue to follow all guidelines as more updates become available.
    • Week 1: Great Outdoors (June 29 – July 3)
    • Week 2: Tropical Paradise (July 6 – July 10)
    • Week 3: 4 Seasons (July 13 – July 17)
    • Week 4: Artist at Work (July 20 – July 24)
    • ​​​Week 5: Magical Tales (July 27 – July 31)
    • Week 6: Animal Kingdom (August 3 – August 7)
    • Week 7: Out of This World (August 10 – August 14)
    • Week 8: Sweet Tastes of Summer (August 17 – August ​21)
    • Week 9: Happy Fall Y’all (August 24 – August 28) 
    • *Subject to change given school calendar
  • Registration is Now Open! Early Bird Special: 10% off by April 1st!
  • Contact: hhpottery@yahoo.com | Fairfield 203-292-3659 | Wilton 203-762-6220
  • Website: https://www.hhpottery.com/summercamp
  • Location: Sportsplex – 85 Mill Plain Road, Building L, Fairfield | Wilton River Park Center – 5 River Road, Wilton

ONE RIVER WESTPORT

  • UPDATE for 2020One River IS running camp this summer. We are going to be running weekly camps for, K-2, 3-5, and 6-12, beginning the week of June 22nd. Our offerings will be both virtual and in the studio. We are following every health guideline that has been put out.  Class size is limited to 8 students and they will be seated 6 feet apart. Please click here for more info. *PROMO: $50 off each camper enrolled before 5/31!
  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: June 22nd – August 28th (weekly sessions)
  • Ages: K-12th grade
  • Cost: Camps range weekly from $385 – $415
  • Description: Summer camps at One River offer students of all ages a series of progressive and creative courses across art, digital art, animation, design, photography, and portfolio development. Weekly camps run from mid-June through the end of August, with over 70 innovative camp themes to choose from- from Street Art Painting to Game Design. Camps are offered in the morning and afternoon sessions and students can bundle classes for a full day option. Instructors are professional artists and designers in their field – providing students with a fun and hands-on exploration of new media, ideas, and skills.
  • Registration is NOW open!
  • Contact: Email Alyson Luck, Director at aluck@oneriverschool.com or call (203)557-6677
  • Website: https://westport.oneriverschool.com/
  • Location: 833 Post Road East, Westport, CT 06880

SPLATTERBOX

Preschool Camp (Mini Splats) 

  • UPDATE for 2020: Splatterbox will be running limited sessions; more info is forthcoming. The first official week will be July 6th & run through the end of August (8 full weeks).
  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: Weeks of July 6th – End of August (8 full weeks)
  • Ages: 4+ (preschool – please ask about almost 4’s)
  • Cost: $275 / week
  • Description: A week filled with amazing art projects, snacks, games and ‘clean’ slime for preschoolers only.
  • Registration is now open!
  • Contact: Email splatterboxart@gmail.com | (475) 889-3113
  • Website: www.splatterboxart.com
  • Location: SplatterBox – 1246 Post Road East (upstairs), Westport

Camp Splatterbox (Splats) 

  • Dates: July 6th – August 28th : (8 full weeks) – new themes weekly! Camp runs 10am-1pm (please pack lunch) OR 1:30pm-4:30pm (please pack snack)
  • Ages: 5-12 years
  • Cost: $60/day or $275 / week; 10% Sibling Discount: One Full Price, One 10% OFF; Multiple Week Discount : Sign Up For Another Week & Get 10% OFF
  • Description: Camp @ SplatterBox is so much fun! We will be creating amazing artwork, playing fun games, making delicious snacks, demonstrating super interesting science experiments, making slime and so much more! Morning or afternoon sessions available!
  • Contact: Email splatterboxart@gmail.com | (475) 889-3113
  • Website: www.splatterboxart.com
  • Location: SplatterBox – 1246 Post Road East (upstairs), Westport

 

 

ADDITIONAL ART CAMPS

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DANCE & MUSIC CAMPS

COASTAL SOL YOGA – Info coming soon!

  • More info coming soon!
  • Town: Westport
  • Ages: 5-10 years old
  • Description: Come play yoga at Coastal Sol Yoga’s new studio. Kids love to stretch, move and play in our engaging yoga summer camp. Group poses, games and a different art or mindfulness project every day ending with a relaxing foot rub!
  • Website: coastalsolyoga.com
  • Location: 8 Church Street South, Westport

CT DANCE SCHOOL

  • UPDATE for 2020: Summer Dance will now begin in August.  The program is being reformatted to comply with CT safety guidelines.  There will be online classes and possibly in-school classes.  More details to come soon!
  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates: TBD
    • Ages 3 – 7yrs old: TBD (themes vary)
    • Ages 8 – 10yrs old: TBD
    • Ages 13 – 18yrs old: TBD (2+ years of Pointe required)
  • Description: For aspiring dancers, CT Dance School’s SummerDance 2020 has a Morning Dance/Art/Music Program for ages 3 & 4, ages 5-7, and a Full Day Program for ages 5 -7. Intermediate Intensive for ages 8 -12 features daily ballet classes, modern, jazz and more. Advanced Intensive is for serious dancers ages 13 + who are looking to improve their ballet technique, features master classes, contemporary and more!
  • Registration is Now Open! Register before March 31st and get 10% discount!
  • Contact: (203) 384-2492 (main office)
  • Website: https://www.ctdanceschool.org/summerdance
  • Location: CT Dance School 42 Halley Court, Fairfield, CT 06825

DANCE AT THE YMCA

  • Town: Westport, Weston and Norwalk
  • Dates: Weeks of June 22nd – August 21st (eight weekly sessions available)
  • Cost:$225 / week for members and $325 / week for non-members 
  • Ages: 2 – 6 years old 
  • Description:Dance all summer long at one of the Y’s special week-long dance camps.
  • Registration is now open; get your spot today!
  • Contact: Email Lillian Cenatiempo, Dance Center Director at lcenatiempo@westporty.org or call (203) 226-8981, ext. 118
  • Website: https://westporty.org/programs-services/summer-programs/summer-dance/
  • Location:Westport Weston YMCA in Westport, 14 Allen Raymond Lane, Westport

MUSIC TOGETHER

  • Update for 2020:  Summer Camp will be held via ZOOM classes unless otherwise noted.
  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: June 22nd – August 21st (3 week and 6 week class sessions)
  • Ages: 0-5 years old (classes) / 4-7 years old (one week camps)
  • Description: Join Music Together for a fun filled singing and dancing good time this summer! 6 week and 3 week class sessions available starting June 22nd for children ages 0 – 5 and those who love them. Siblings can attend class together too! Our super flexible schedule allows you to plan around your vacation days. All registered families can attend UNLIMITED FREE BONUS AND MAKEUP CLASSES too! Rhythm Kids one week camps are available for ages 4 – 7. Themes include Pirates and Princesses, Dr. Seuss, and The Lion King and more! Come drum, dance and sing with us, learn songs and rhythm chants from around the world, and bring scenes from your favorite stories to life through crafts, song and dance.
  • Registration is now open!
  • Website: www.ctmusictogether.com
  • Location: 1787 Post Road East, Westport

ROCKWELL DANCE CENTER

  • UPDATE for 2020Our Clubhouse, Princess and Frozen Camps, as well as the Dance Workshops have been cancelled.  The Hip Hop Workshop, Young Dancers, Modern Movement Workshop and Ballet Program will be adapted to fit CDC Safety Guidelines.  More info to come soon!
  • Town: Trumbull
  • Dates: July 6th – August 29th, 2020 (dates vary by age/program)
  • Ages: 3 – 19 years old
  • Description:
    • Build Your Own Camp: July 6th – August 29th
    • Dance Workshop (Ages 8yrs old – 11yrs old): July 27th – 31st
    • Hip Hop Workshop (Two Levels): August 3rd – 6th
    • Ballet Program (Two Levels): August 10th – 14th
    • Modern Movement Workshop (Two Levels): August 17th – 21st
  • Registration is Now Open!
  • Contact: rockwelldancecenter@gmail.com | (203) 502-8315
  • Website: http://www.rockwelldancecenter.com
  • Location: 18 Lindeman Drive, Trumbull

SUZUKI MUSIC SCHOOLS

  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: June 22nd- 26th from 9am-3pm
  • Ages: 6+
  • Description: This summer we are excited to run the fourth year of our Summer Camp for strings, piano, guitar & flute! From 9am-3pm daily, the camp is open to all students age 6+ who are receiving weekly private instruction in their instrument. The camp will teach a combination of orchestra, chamber music, music theory, enrichment classes and more!
  • Registration is now open!
  • Contact: Email office@suzukischools.org  or call (203)227-9474
  • Website: www.suzukischools.org
  • Location: Suzuki Music Schools of Westport, 246 Post Road East, Westport, CT 06880

THE GIG CENTER

  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: July 20th – 24th (Rock Classes) & August 3rd – 7th (Singer Songwriter)
  • Ages: 8 – 15yrs old
  • Description:The Gig Center Summer programs are designed to provide a fun instruction environment for musicians of all levels ages 8-15. We begin with a list of songs and modify them for our students. Every student will receive individual instruction as well as learn how to perform. We cover how to do everything from tune your instrument to achieving a signature sound through in our best in class equipment.
  • Registration is now open!
  • Contact: Email info@gigcenterwestport.com | (203) 292-8934
  • Website: https://www.gigcenterwestport.com/
  • Location: 1572 Post Road East, Westport, CT 06880 (in the same building & parking lot as Sharkey’s Cuts for Kids)

THE GIG CENTER

  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: July 20th – 24th (Rock Classes) & August 3rd – 7th (Singer Songwriter)
  • Ages: 8 – 15yrs old
  • Description:The Gig Center Summer programs are designed to provide a fun instruction environment for musicians of all levels ages 8-15. We begin with a list of songs and modify them for our students. Every student will receive individual instruction as well as learn how to perform. We cover how to do everything from tune your instrument to achieving a signature sound through in our best in class equipment.
  • Registration is now open!
  • Contact: Email info@gigcenterwestport.com | (203) 292-8934
  • Website: https://www.gigcenterwestport.com/
  • Location: 1572 Post Road East, Westport, CT 06880 (in the same building & parking lot as Sharkey’s Cuts for Kids)

WESTPORT ACADEMY OF DANCE 

  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: June 3rd – August 13th (dates vary by age group)
  • Ages: 3 – 18 years old
  • Description: Westport’s Academy of Dance has been teaching classical ballet, modern, jazz, hip hop, and tap to children and teens for over 40 years. We offer summer camps and classes for all ages and levels of ability.  Visit our website for more information!
  • Registration is now open!
  • Contact: Email contact@westportdance.com | (203)226-9987 
  • Website: https://www.westportdance.com
  • Location: Westport Academy of Dance – 345 Post Rd Westport

ADDITIONAL DANCE & MUSIC CAMPS

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EDUCATION CAMPS

Connecticut Writing Project

  • UPDATE for 2020:  CWP Summer Camp is open!  
  • Town: Fairfield and Milford
  • Dates: June 29th – July 31st (varies by camp)
    • Grades 3rd – 5th: Little Labs for Big Imaginations- July 29th – July 17th (weekly sessions)
    • Grades 6th – 8th: The Sports Writing Lab- June 29th – July 3rd
    • Grades 6th– 12th: Novel Writing I- July 6th – July 10th
    • Grades 6th – 12th: Novel Writing II- July 13th – July 17th
    • Grades 7th– 10th: The Shakespeare Lab- July 13th – July 17th
    • Grades 9th – 12th: The College Essay- July 20th – July 24th
    • Grades 9th – 12th: Project Citizen- July 20th – July 31st
  • Time: 2 Hour Workshops each day
  • Ages: Grades 3rd – 12th
  • Cost: $350 per session
  • Description: Each summer CWP-Fairfield hosts Young Adult Literacy Labs, award-winning summer camps for youth, on Fairfield University’s campus. These one- and two-week writing seminars are taught by expert teachers and professional writers who create lessons and adventures that encourage young people, grades 3 – 12, to find their voice, to embrace literacy, and to enjoy writing processes.
  • Registration is Now Open!
  • Contact: (203) 254-4000 x3124 | bcrandall@fairfield.edu
  • Website: http://cwpfairfield.org/
  • Location: 1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield

CONTINUING ED WESTPORT

  • UPDATE for 2020Summer Camp 2020 will be online!  For more info click here!
  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: June 22nd – July 31st (weekly sessions)
  • Time: Morning, Afternoon and Full-day options available
  • Ages: Entering K – 5th
  • Description: Discovery Camp is currently on hold until further notice.
  • Registration is Now Open!
  • Contact: (203) 341-1209 | conted@westportps.org
  • Website: westportcontinuinged.com
  • Location: Varies

 

CONNECTICUT AUDUBON SOCIETY

  • Update for 2020Summer Camp is open and will be held virtually!  See below for more details or click here!
  • Town: Fairfield and Milford
  • Dates: June 15th – August 21st, 2020
  • Ages: 6 – 10 years old
  • Description:The Connecticut Audubon Society brings its nature-based programs to homes and backyards this summer for a virtual camp experience of online and outdoor adventures.  The 10-week program, for ages 6 through 10, runs Monday through Friday, June 15th through August 21st, from 9am – 12pm. The “Not So Bummer Summer” is a unique camp alternative, designed and run by Connecticut Audubon’s camp directors and educators for kids to have fun at home while connecting with the natural world. Live, interactive explorations and activities will spark curiosity and sharpen thinking skills through experimentation, exploration, art and citizen science. A different theme each
    week; sign up for single weeks, or all 10. Discounted pricing for multiple weeks and siblings. More information, including schedule, program FAQ and how to register are at: www.ctaudubon.org/summer2020.
  • Registration: Open!
  • Contact: (203) 259-6305 x113 (Fairfield) Email: summer@ctaudubon.org
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DISCOVERY MUSEUM

  • UPDATED for 2020 Summer at The Discovery Museum will now be virtual!  See below for all updates or click here!
  • Town: Bridgeport
  • Dates: June 29th – August 14th, 2020
  • Time: 9am – 3:30pm | Live interactive sessions on Zoom from 9:00am-10:00am and from 2:30pm-3:30pm daily
  • Ages: K – 6th grade
  • Description:  We will have week-long hands-on STEAM programming for kids entering grades K-6 consisting of both live virtual programs and off-line STEAM projects to do at home. Young scientists will learn about space exploration, oceanography, paleontology, archaeology, coding & robotics, the science of food, and much, much more!  Virtual program day runs from 9:00am to 3:30pm Monday through Friday, with live interactive sessions on Zoom from 9:00-10:00 and from 2:30-3:30 daily. Discovery educators will be available online from 9:00-3:30 to help students with their interest-driven projects throughout the week. Programs will also include pre-recorded content and templates for off-line activities available for download through Digital Discovery. Each registered family will receive a Digital Discovery account included with program registration.  Open to students entering grades K-6. Space is limited–pre-registration is required
  • Registration is Now Open!
  • Contact: (203) 372-3521 x114 | email tropp@discoverymuseum.org
  • Website: http://www.discoverymuseum.org
  • Location: 4450 Park Avenue, Bridgeport

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EMAGINATION TECH CAMPS

  • UPDATE for 2020 Emagination Tech Camps will now be virtual!  See updates below or click here for more info!
  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates:  June 29th – July 24th
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  • Ages: 8yrs – 17 yrs old
  • Cost:  Register for 1 or 2 Courses per week | $225 per Course
  • Description: This summer, Emagination Tech Camps is bringing our 30+ years of experience online, from late June through mid July. Virtual camp runs in one week sessions with technology courses delivered by live instructors during the day and social activities in the evening.  Virtual social activities in the evening and on the weekends offer campers an interactive way to experience the friendly, inclusive and fun environment campers love about Emagination.  Camp may look different this year, but our mission to educate, entertain and shape the future still holds true.
  • Registration: Now Open!
  • Contact: camp@emagination.com | 877-248-0206
  • Website: https://www.emaginationtechcamps.com
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TWO COYOTES WILDERNESS SCHOOL

  • UPDATE for 2020Summer Camp is still open!  Click here for more details!
  • Town: Newtown
  • Dates: June 22nd – August 21st 2020 (9 one-week sessions)
  • Ages: 0-15 years old (0-5yr can attend our Coyote Pups half-day “mini-camps” with an adult; other camps are 5-8 or 9-15)
  • Description: Two Coyotes Wilderness School offers extraordinary summer camps with a ratio of 6:1. Each group is led by two skilled nature mentors who will teach how to craft handmade tools and art projects from natural materials, track animals, identify bird language, make friction fires, build forts and shelters, and forage for safe wild edibles. Our advanced sessions feature an overnight campout for kids age 9-15. Along the way, all campers learn nature-inspired games, songs, and have free time to explore streams, mountainsides, and other unexpected nature mysteries.
  • REGISTRATION is now open!  Check out our FREE summer camp open house on March 28th here!
  • Contact: Email Stephanie Niles, Program Director, at programs@twocoyotes.org
  • Website: http://twocoyotes.org/programs/youth-programs/summer-camp/
  • Location: Sticks & Stones Farm, 197 Huntingtown Road, Newtown, CT 06470

XPERIMENT VIRTUAL REALITY

  • UPDATE for 2020: Xperiment Virtual Reality Summer Camp is open!  See below for updates or click here for more info!  
  • Town: Trumbull
  • Dates: June 29th – August 14th (6 weekly sessions)
  • Ages: 7 years old +
  • Cost: Daily drop off available upon availability: $70/day
    • Half Day Camp (9am – 12pm): Member $250 / Non Member $299
  • Description: Expose your child to the latest technology at Xperiment Virtual Reality. Children ages 7 and up will socialize with others while participating in team building STEAM challenges, augmented reality and virtual reality activities. Weekly camps includes structured time in our classrooms and free time with our VR Experiences. Register for multiple sessions at a discounted rate.  **Camps are limited to 6 kids per session.
  • Registration is Now Open!  Discount ends June 30th!
  • Contact: (203) 502-8005
  • Website: https://www.xperimentvr.com
  • Location: 100 Hawley Lane, Trumbull

ADDITIONAL EDUCATION CAMPS

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SPORTS CAMPS

BOOST SPORTS ACADEMY

  • UPDATE for 2020Boost Academy Summer Camps are open!  For more details, click here!
  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates: July 6th – August 14th, 2020 (sports vary by week)
  • Ages: 7-15 years old
  • Cost: $199-$220/week
  • Description: Our training is designed to improve speed and agility, footwork, mobility, strength and conditioning. Our camps are led by experienced coaches combining fundamentals of the sport with a week of fun and games.
  • Registration is now open, but must be done through Parks & Recreation here
  • Website: https://www.boostsportsacademy.com/
  • Contact: Email  hello@boostsportsacademy.com or call (203)292-6339
  • Location: 110 Old Dam Rd, Fairfield

Soccer Camp

  • Dates: July 20th – 23rd and July 27th – July 30th
  • Ages: 8 – 15 years old
  • Time: 9am – 12pm
  • Cost: $199
  • Description:Boost offers a fun and exciting week of soccer specific training. Our coaching sets the foundation of every player’s development to improve first touch, control, and accurate passing. This, combined with speed and agility training to improve flexibility, coordination, explosiveness and balance develop the complete player.
  • Location: South Pine Creek Complex, Fairfield

Flag Football Camp

  • Dates: July 6th – 10th, July 13th – 17th, July 20th – 24th, August 3rd – 7th, August 10th – 14th
  • Ages: 7 – 13 years old
  • Time: 9am – 12pm
  • Cost: $220
  • Description:Learn position-specific drills focusing on hand-eye coordination, lateral movement, change of direction during play, blocking skills, and form tackling with a focus on injury prevention. Combine type training: 40-yard dash, shuttle drill, gauntlet, etc. Speed, agility, and quickness training emphasizing proper running form, footwork, conditioning, cone drills and the fundamentals of the game all while having fun playing flag football.
  • Location: Sullivan Field S. Pine Creek, Fairfield

Basketball Camp

  • Dates:
    • Ages 9 – 11 years old: July 6th – 9th
    • Ages 12 – 13 years old: July 13th – 16th
    • Ages 14yrs old+: July 20th – 23rd
  • Time: 9am – 12pm
  • Cost: $199
  • Description: In addition to the fundamental skills of ball-handling, dribbling, passing and shooting, players of all levels participate in drills to promote speed, agility, mobility, and conditioning. Our professional staff lead them through a week of fun while improving their game.
  • Location: TBD
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CHELSEA PIERS

  • UPDATE for 2020New guidelines – click here!
  • Town: Stamford
  • Dates: July 6th – August 28th (one week sessions)
  • Ages: 3 – 18 years old
  • Description: Chelsea Piers offers a fun summer camp experience centered on sports education for children of all ages and experience levels, Expert instruction and the best sports curriculum available in Fairfield County in gymnastics, swimming, tennis, squash, ice hockey, soccer and more!  Our world-class, weatherproof facilities include 2 ice rinks, an Olympic sized pool, water slides, air conditioned field house and gymnastics facilities and more!     It is our goal to provide each child with a well-rounded sports education in a fun and safe environment. Dynamic preschool camp programs in Gymnastics, Hockey, Ice Skating, Swimming, Tennis and much more. Well-rounded sports experience for campers 6-14 years old in Gymnastics, Ninja & Parkour, Soccer, Tennis, Squash, Ice Hockey, Ice Hockey, Basketball and more!  In addition to sport specific instruction, campers receive a daily recreational period including fun water slides, trampolines, rock climbing, ice skating, ninja obstacle and more.
  • Registration is now open!
  • Website: Summer Camp at Chelsea Piers
  • Contact: (203) 989-1100
  • Location: 1 Blachley Road, Stamford

FAIRFIELD FENCING ACADEMY

  • UPDATES for 2020: Fairfield Fencing Academy Camp is open!  Click here for more details!
  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates: June 2nd– August 28th, 2020
  • Time: Squire Camp (9am – 3pm) | Competitive Camp (10am – 3pm)
  • Ages: 5 – 16 years old
  • Cost: Squire Camp ($299/per session) | Competitive Camp ($349)
  • Description:
    • For Beginners: The Squire Camp is where kids will learn the ins and outs of Fairfield Fencing Academy’s Squire System. They will be given combinations and patterns to memorize and practice at home which teaches the students the technique and form for fencers. By the end of their first week the kids in class should have all their material for their first fencing test!
    • Competitive Camp: For fencers who have trained for 6 months or more and are looking to take their game to a more competitive level. Fencers from Fairfield Fencing Academy compete at NCAA Division 1 schools such as Yale University, Boston College, Vassar College, Pennsylvania State University, and University of Pennsylvania. During camp the student’s skills are honed as well as an introduction to the recruiting process the students and parents will go through when they get to that age.
  • Registration is Now Open!
  • Contact: (203) 292-9658
  • Email: Director@fairfieldfencingacademy.com
  • Website: www.fairfieldfencingacademy.com
  • Location: 700 Old Stratfield Road, Fairfield CT 06825

FAIRFIELD TENNIS CAMP – INFO COMING SOON!

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  • UPDATES for 2020:  Fairfield tennis will be open running weekly sessions from June 29th –August 21st. Their website has the updated information under junior programs at Fairfieldindoortennis.com and also the latest update with Covid-19 guidelines – click here!.

 

Fairfield Tennis Camp

  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates: June 29th – August 21st
  • Time: Monday – Friday (10am) – 1pm)
  • Age: 5yrs – 17yrs old
  • Cost: $280 per 1 week session
  • Description:  Our outdoor tennis camp is for players ages 5-17 who play with red, orange, green and yellow balls and are looking to improve and also have a great time. Players will be divided into groups based on their age and ability. Training includes fundamentals of tennis, stroke and movement development, singles and doubles strategy, on-court games and prizes. The focus is on developing a love for the game as well as establishing a strong athletic foundation.

    New Camp Guidelines:

    • 4:1 Camper to Pro ratio

    • Must bring your own racquet, water bottles, towel and snacks

    • Breaks will be taken on court

    • Please remember hats and sunblock!

    • In the event of rain, while camp is underway, parents are expected to pick up their children immediately

  • Contact: Christine@FairfieldIndoorTennis.com | 203-254-0440
  • Website: https://www.fairfieldindoortennis.com/programs/summer-camp
  • Location: 210 Old Dam Road, Fairfield, CT 06824

 

Trumbull Racquet Club Camp

  • Town: Trumbull
  • Dates: June 22nd – August 21st
  • Time: Recreational Camp (9am – 12pm) | High Performance Camp (12:30pm – 4:30pm)
  • Age: 5 yrs – 17 yrs old
  • Cost: Recreational Camp $225/per week | High Performance Camp $325/per week
  • Description: Our recreational summer tennis camp is for players ages 5 – 17 who are looking to improve or learn to play, and also have a great time. Players will be divided into groups based on their age and ability using the 10 & Under format. Advanced juniors will have stroke and movement drills, including on court strategy in doubles and singles. The focus is on developing a love for the game as well as establishing a strong athletic foundation. The High Performance summer tennis program is for competitive players who wish to learn the ins and outs of the game of tennis. The practices are designed to expand the player’s abilities by training them outside of their comfort zone. 
  • Contact: Ginny@TrumbullRacquet.com | 203-374-8622
  • Website: https://www.trumbullracquet.com/programs/summer-camp
  • Location: 35 Lindeman Drive, Trumbull, CT 06611

 

Oak Hills Tennis Club Camp

  • Town: Norwalk
  • Dates: June 15th – August 28th
  • Time: Monday – Friday (1pm – 4pm)
  • Age: 5 yrs – 17 yrs old
  • Cost: $199/per week
  • Description: Our tennis camp is for players ages 5-17 who play with red, orange, green and yellow balls and are looking to improve and also have a great time. Players will be divided into groups based on their age and ability. Training includes fundamentals of tennis, stroke and movement development, singles and doubles strategy, on-court games and prizes. The focus is on developing a love for the game as well as establishing a strong athletic foundation.
  • Contact: Staff@OakHillsTennisClub.com | 203-655-8769
  • Website: https://www.oakhillstennisclub.com/programs/junior-programs
  • Location: 165 Fillow Street, Norwalk, CT

GAME BREAKER LACROSSE – INFO COMING SOON!

  • More info coming soon!
  • Town: Multiple towns in CT

GCA OF CT

UPDATES for 2020GCA of CT Summer Camp is open!  Click here for more info!

Gymnastic Camp

  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates: June 29th – August 21st, 2020
  • Ages: 3+
  • Cost: Flexible weekly and daily sign-ups offered
    • Full Day: 9am – 3:30pm $90/Day | $400/Week
    • Lunch Bunch: 9am – 2pm $75/Day | $325/Week
    • Half Day: 9am – 12pm $60/Day | $250/Week
  • Description: Located in the largest gym in the northeast, GCA offers a variety of activities for children ages 3-16. With ninja, parkour, gymnastics and dance your child will be sure to find something to love here at GCA. We have top-trained camp staff that will guarantee your loved ones will have a fun experience while surrounded in a safe environment. Our gymnastics camps introduce kids to the fundamentals of the sport while having fun and staying physically active.
  • Registration is Now Open!
  • Contact: gcagym@gmail.com | (203) 610-8200
  • Website: https://gcaofct.com/
  • Location:85 Mill Plain Road, Suite S, Fairfield, CT 06824

 

Parkour Camps

  • Dates: June 29th – August 21st, 2020
  • Ages: 9+
  • Cost: Flexible weekly and daily sign-ups offered
    • Full Day: 9am – 3:30pm $90/Day | $400/Week
    • Lunch Bunch: 9am – 2pm $75/Day | $325/Week
    • Half Day: 9am – 12pm $60/Day | $250/Week
  • Description: Our Parkour Camp embraces the freedom of creativity and individuality while also teaching discipline and technique.

 

Ninja Camp

  • Dates: June 29th – August 21st, 2020
  • Ages: 3+
  • Cost: Flexible weekly and daily sign-ups offered
    • Full Day: 9am – 3:30pm $90/Day | $400/Week
    • Lunch Bunch: 9am – 2pm $75/Day | $325/Week
    • Half Day: 9am – 12pm $60/Day | $250/Week
  • Description: Our Ninja Camp combines gymnastics, obstacle training, and freestyle movement, while also focusing on building character.

GET SCHOOLED FISHING ACADEMY

  • UPDATES for 2020: Get Schooled Fishing Camp is open!  Click here for their new guidelines and protocols!
  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates: Weekly sessions (Friday is rain make up day)
    • July 6th – 9th
    • July 13th – 16th
    • July 20th – 23rd
    • July 27th – 30th
  • Time: 8am – 12pm
  • Ages: 8 – 13 years old
  • Cost: $400 / 4 day session
  • Description:Get Schooled is a week-long fishing camp for boys and girls between the ages of 8 and 13 years old. Whether your child is new to fishing or has years of experience, Get Schooled will provide a safe and fun fishing experience, on both fresh and saltwater that your child will not forget and where students have the opportunity to develop social skills! Students have the opportunity to learn new skills such as tying knots, casting techniques, equipment care and more! Most importantly, the kids can make new friends, have fun, and learn how to catch some fish. Everything is provided for campers to catch fish and have a great day!
  • Registration is Now Open!
  • Contact: getschooledacademy@gmail.com | (203) 258-3225
  • Website: http://www.getschooledacademy.com
  • Location: Camp meets at Black Rock Bait and Tackle, 3309 Fairfield Ave, Bridgeport

KEEP KICKIN’ SOCCER – Info Coming Soon!

 

  • More info coming soon!
  • Town: Westport & Norwalk

KEVIN O’HARA SOCCER CAMP

  • UPDATES for 2020Kevin O’Hara Soccer Camp is cancelled.  It is with a heavy heart that we must state that we will be unable to run our summer camp due to the pandemic. With field restrictions from the town and the uncertainty, to the safety of our campers and coaches, we have come to this very tough decision to cancel camp this summer.
  • Town: Fairfield
  • Description: A soccer camp should be a place where children can come and learn in a safe, supportive and fun filled environment. Our program is structured to meet the needs of individual players based on age, ability, and playing experience. As an educator, I feel students and players alike work best when they are having fun and engaging in a concept or skill. Through fun-filled and exciting games, players will work on individual and team building skills. The ultimate goal of our camp is for each player to develop a sense of pride in one-self, establish strong work habits, encourage good sportsmanship and to develop a true love of the game.
  • Website: www.Kevinoharasoccercamp.com
  • Video of Camp: https://kevinoharasoccercamp.com/camp-video
  • Contact: Coachohara1@gmail.com
  • Location: Fairfield Ludlowe High School, 785 Unquowa Road, Fairfield, CT

 

LONGSHORE SAILING SCHOOL

  • UPDATES for 2020Longshore Sailing School is open!  Click here for more details on their new guidelines!
  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: June 8th – August 28th, 2020
  • Cost: $335-$575
  • Ages: 8-16 years old, Private instruction 5+
  • Description: Longshore Sailing School is a community sailing program that is open to the public. We offer both one and two week programs for sailing, kayaking and paddle boarding for ages eight to sixteen.”
  • Registration is now open
  • Contact: Email Longshore Sailing School at Info@LongshoreSailingSchool.com
  • Website: www.LongshoreSailingSchool.com
  • Location: Longshore Club Park, 260 Compo Road South, Westport

OLE SOCCER – Info Coming Soon!

UPDATES for 2020Ole Soccer Summer Camp is open!  Click here for more details!

Ole Summer Soccer Clinics 

  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates: June 29th – August 28th
  • Ages: 4-14 years old
  • Description: Summer Soccer Clinics at the Ole Soccer Arena indoor turf fields. Players will work on foot skills and techniques, game instincts, and scrimmages
  • Contact: (203)873-0309
  • Website: https://www.olesoccerct.com
  • Location: Ole Soccer Arena – 525 Tunxis Hill Cut Off, Fairfield | Ole Soccer Training Center – 5 Victoria Drive, Monroe

 

Ole Summer Summer Day Clinic

  • Town: Trumbull
  • Dates: June 29th – August 28th
  • Ages: 4-14 years old
  • Description: Summer Soccer Clinics at the Ole Soccer Arena indoor turf fields. Players will work on foot skills and techniques, game instincts, and scrimmages
  • Contact: (203)873-0309
  • Website: https://www.olesoccerct.com
  • Location: St.Theresa School, 55 Rosemond Terrace, Trumbull

OVERTIME ATHLETICS – Info coming soon!

  • More info coming soon!
  • Town: Norwalk
  • Dates: June 15th – August 21st
  • Ages: 6-12 years old
  • Website: www.otathletics.com
  • Location: SONO Field House – 365 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Norwalk

PEQUOT YACHT CLUB

  • UPDATE for 2020Team Pequot summer sailing is open!  For more details on Covid-19 policies and practices click here!
  • Town: Southport
  • Dates: June 22nd – August 14th (4 and 8 week sessions)
  • Ages: 9 – 18yrs old (member and non members welcome)
  • Description: Team Pequot has been teaching young sailors of all levels the essential elements of performance boat handling, seamanship and racing skills for almost 100 years. It instills in them a respect for the sea and the value of teamwork, friendship, cooperative learning, good sportsmanship and most importantly… Team Pequot creates sailors who will enjoy and contribute to the sport of sailing for their entire lives.
  • Registration now open!! Early registration fee discount through March 31st!
  • Contact: Email teampequot@gmail.com or call (203)255-5740 EXT 21
  • Website: www.teampequot.com
  • Location: Pequot Yacht Club, 669 Harbor Road, Southport

 

RAMAH SPORTS ACADEMY

  • UPDATE for 2020: We are disappointed that we need to cancel our in-person camp sessions for the Summer of 2020.  Please consider joining our FREE Virtual Camp this Summer – click here!
  • Town: Fairfield (overnight sports camp)
  • Description: Ramah Sports Academy (RSA) is an overnight Jewish summer sports camp in Fairfield, CT, for children and teens with a passion for athletics and a desire to elevate all aspects of their game. With experienced coaches, caring role models, state-of-the-art athletic facilities, and a wide range of electives, RSA is the perfect mix of elite sports instruction, joyful community, and inspired Jewish living
  • Contact: (855) 577-7678 ex102 | mendy@ramahsport.org
  • Website: http://www.ramahsportsacademy.org/
  • Location: Fairfield University, 1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield

SAILAWAY SAILING SCHOOL

  • UPDATE for 2020Sailaway Sailing School is open!  Click here for more details!
  • Town: Bridgeport
  • Dates: June 29th – August 14th 2020
    • Two week sessions | 2 classes daily
    • 9am – 12:30pm or 1:30pm – 5pm
  • Ages: 9-15 year olds
  • Cost: $475 for a two week session | Returning students $450 | $275 per single week
  • Description: Have fun, make friends, and learn to sail! The goal of our Summer Program for kids is to teach them how to sail at their own pace in a safe environment combining hands-on instruction with fun activities to build confidence, encourage teamwork and develop friendships! Basic sailing, Intermediate sailing, and Advanced sailing available.  Space is limited to 20 students per half day session.
  • Registration is Now Open!
  • Contact: (203) 209-3407 | sailaway@snet.net
  • Website: http://www.teamsailaway.com/
  • Location: Captain’s Cove Seaport, Bridgeport

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SPORTSPLEX FAIRFIELD – INFO COMING SOON!

ST. LUKE’S STORM SPORTS CAMP

  • Town: New Canaan
  • Dates: June 15th – August 21st
    • Full-Day (8:45am-3:45pm) and Half Day (8:45am-11:45pm)
  • Ages: 8yrs+ Camp for Players of All Levels
  • Description: St. Luke’s faculty has redesigned many of our signature programs as stimulating—and fun!—online classes and camps so that you and your children can continue to learn and connect with one another this summer even as physical distancing measures remain in place. Essay Writing Workshops, Arts and STEM programs, and Academic classes are just a few of the activities available. Our Summer at St. Luke’s faculty and instructors are accomplished educators leading courses designed to engage and enrich. The majority of offerings are open to the public. Space is limited—register today!
  • Registration is Now Open!
  • Contact: Dan Clarke clarked@stlukesct.org or 203.801.4939
  • Website: Click Here

ADDITIONAL SPORTS CAMPS

Some other Sports Camps include:

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SWIMMING CAMPS

GOLDFISH SWIM SCHOOL 

 

  • Town: Norwalk
  • Dates: Weeks of June 16th, June 23rd, July 14th, July 21st, July 28th, August 4th and August 11th
  • Ages: 4 months – 12 years old
  • Description: This summer, Goldfish Swim School – Norwalk is offering Summer Jumpstart Clinics. Jumpstart Clinics give your little ones a jump start on becoming confident swimmers during the summer months! They are 4 consecutive days of a 30-minute group swim lesson, Tuesday-Friday. It’s the perfect activity for non-camp weeks or days you are looking for something for your kids to do! Jumpstart Clinics are one month of lessons in just one week! 
  • Registration is now open!
  • Contact: Contact Goldfish Swim School at (203) 590-9152 for more information. 
  • Website: www.goldfishswimschool.com/norwalk
  • Location: 112 Main Street, Norwalk

WINGS OVER WATER

  • UPDATE for 2020New safety protocols can be found here!
  • Town: Fairfield
  • Dates: Ongoing | Crafts & Swim Camp available in August (Mon-Thur | 1pm – 3:30pm)
  • Ages: 2 months + to Adult
  • Cost: $130.00 – $150.00 per month. Swim Camp is $295.00
  • Description: It is always the perfect time to learn to swim.  We offer year round classes, seven days a week.  Classes are offered for ages 2 months up to adult.  Registration for weekly classes can start at any time.  We have discounts for sibling, and for swimming more than one day per week.  Special times are available for Home Schoolers.
  • Registration: Now Open!  Prorates available plus 5% sibling discount
  • Contact: fairfield@wingsoverwater.com | 203-212-3950
  • Website: https://www.wingsoverwater.com/swmming-school-fairfield-ct.html
  • Location: 2221 Black Rock Turnpike, Fairfield

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THEATRE CAMPS

THEATRE CAMP 4 KIDS – Info Coming Soon!

ADDITIONAL THEATRE CAMPS

Some other Theatre Camps include:

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PRESCHOOL AGE CAMPS

LANDMARK

  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: Weeks of 6/15 (Science), 6/22 (Technology), 6/29 & 6/30 & 7/1 (We Love the USA), 7/6 (Engineering), 7/13 (Art), 7/20 (Math)
  • Ages: 3 – 5 years old
  • Cost: $375/week (if enrollment before May 3rd) | $400/week (registration after May 3).
  • Description: Join us for some summer fun and learning with our Landmark Summer Sessions!  Each one-week session will be built around exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math (STEAM) related concepts, which will be highlighted in our learning centers. We will also be incorporating many elements of our school routine, including our morning meeting and helper jobs.  To be sure we get to enjoy all summer has to offer, our daily water play will keep everyone cool and happy!
  • Registration: Early Spring
  • Contact: Email gsabek@landmarkpreschool.org | (203)226-6982 
  • Website:  https://www.ridgefieldacademy.org/programs/ra-summer-programs/camp-landmark-westport
  • Location: Westport Landmark Preschool campus – 11 Burr Road, Westport

WESTPORT WESTON COOPERATIVE NURSERY SCHOOL

  • UPDATE for 2020: Open with modifications. Running 3 two -week sessions: June 22nd – July 3; July 6- July 17th; July 13-July 31st
    • 3 or 5 day options from 9am-12pm
    • Small classes of 10 or less children; limited enrollment
  • Town: Westport
  • Dates: June 15th – July 31st (7 one-week sessions)
  • Ages: 2-5 years old
  • Description: Summer Co-op is play based and nature inspired summer camp for young children.The Co-op’s setting lends itself to a wonderful outdoor experience including sprinklers, games, gardening & picnics  .Weekly themes provide  children the opportunity to engage in block building, arts and crafts, dramatic play, music and movement, and storytelling. Enrichment specialists are scheduled to extend the experience of the weekly themes .  Children are provided with many natural, open-ended materials that encourage and foster creativity.
  • Registration begins Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
  • Contact: Call Stacey at (203) 227- 9318 or email info@westportwestoncoop.org
  • Location: Westport Weston Coop Nursery School – 10 Lyons Plains Rd, Westport

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