Summer is COMING fast and as moms we know the decisions regarding what do with the kids this summer can be difficult. Whether you are looking for enrichment activities or a summer full of true childcare (we salute you working moms) we hope this guide helps point you in the right direction. After all, the summer months can’t be ALL splash pads, snowballs, sunscreen and swimming, right?
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The 2020 Ultimate Guide to Summer Camps in and Around Lafayette, Louisiana
Sky Zone Lafayette
Have an epic time at Sky Camp Lafayette! Kids can have fun while staying active, with instructor-led activities like age-appropriate exercise and Ultimate Dodgeball. It’s easy and hassle-free for parents: Drop ’em off and we’ll make sure they have the best experience ever. A lunch and 2 snacks are included each day! Rest time is also provided throughout the day where the children enjoy movies and arts and crafts. What a way to spend the Summer!
Camp Hours :: 8am – 5pm each day. Early drop-off and late pick-up may be available for $10/day
Camp Ages :: 5-12
Camp Costs :: $180 per week or $40/day. Each additional sibling is only $165/week or $35/day. Registration fees may apply. Drop-ins are welcome daily, based on availability.
Location :: 3814 Ambassador Caffery, Lafayette Louisiana
***COVID-19 UPDATE :: Camp is still on!***
Kidcam Summer Camps
Kidcam brings the Spirit of Summer to life through the power of camp. Kidcam’s unique curriculum keeps our Rockstars (campers) fully engaged in a variety of daily activities & programs that carry on camp traditions, while making new memories every summer. Kidcam’s Mission, through the Spirit of Summer, is designed to build a powerful summer camp experience that will inspire greatness, bring smiles to faces, and allow for personal preference with a mix of Kid’s Choice, weekly field trips, swimming, and long-standing traditions that create memorable moments all summer long.
Flexible, weekly options | Save 20% with Full Summer Session Discount by March 31.
Camp Dates :: June 1 – August 7, 2020
Camp Hours :: 9am-3pm (scheduled activities). FREE am care is available from 7am-9am and optional after care is available from 3pm-6pm
Camp Costs :: As low as $104/wk with discounts
Locations :: Downtown Lafayette: First United Methodist Church 703 Lee Ave OR Broussard: Elevation Station 240 St Nazaire Rd, Broussard
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***COVID-19 UPDATE :: Camp is still happening! Space is still available. See all camp updates HERE.***
Don’t let your child watch TV or play on their tablet all day. At Hangtime summer camp your little one will experience first-hand what a recreational trampoline and tumbling class involves. They will also get to freely explore our exciting equipment such as our trampolines and our 50-foot tumbling track. When our full-day campers are done with their morning gymnastics and other exercises, they’ll make fun crafts, play games and watch movies. We provide snacks for all our campers, but we ask that our full-day visitors bring their lunch. Enroll your kiddos in Hangtime summer camp today!
Camp Dates :: Check the website for dates HERE.
Ages :: 3-12 years
Camp Hours :: Full and half days available
Camp Costs :: Full Day Week – $125, Half Day Week – $85 (Recommended for 3-4 years of age)
Christian Youth Theater (CYT)
If your kids love music, dance, and performing we’ve got the perfect summer camps for you! That’s right, CAMPS! CYT Lafayette offers 3 different camps throughout the month of June for ages 4-18. Younger kids will spend their days singing, dancing and crafting all while hanging out with some of their favorite movie characters. Older children and teenagers will get to experience the magic of performing arts learning and growing in the craft of performing on stage through masterclasses taught by professionals. Each camp performs and end of the week showcase to show family and friends all the fun we had at CYT Summer Camp! It’s MUSICAL THEATRE FUN IN THE SUN!
Camp Hours :: 9am – 2pm each day and 9am – 5pm
Camp Ages :: ages 4-7, ages 8-12, ages 13-18
Camp Costs :: $125 for ages 4 to 7 and $150 for 8 to 18
Location :: Family Life Church (ages 4-7) Ascension Episcopal School DT Campus (ages 8-12 and 13-18
***COVID-19 UPDATE :: Camp is still happening! See all camp updates HERE.***
ESA Summer Adventure
ESA Summer offers adventures in art, music, theater, athletics, science, math, writing, cooking and much more. ESA teachers and special guests lead campers in hands-on activities, games and explorations on both the Cade and Lafayette campuses of ESA and at other locations throughout Acadiana. View details at ESAcadiana.com/Summer. Adventure Awaits!
***COVID-19 UPDATE :: Camps is happening the weeks of July 6th, 13th, and 20th. Please contact the school or click here for more info. ***
Camp Ages :: PK – 12th grades
Camp Costs :: Camps start at $100 and vary according to content and activities
Ascension Episcopal School
Ascension Episcopal School is excited for another summer of learning and laughing on our campuses. With three campus locations and 20 camps between them, we are thrilled that our camps range in theme and focus to entice every personality. From camps centered on books like Fancy Nancy or the American Girl sagas to stepping onto the football field with our varsity coaching staff, we have camps for those entering PK3 through 8th grade scheduled at various times throughout the 10 weeks of summer. Don’t miss out on all the fun the amazing faculty and coaches have planned for Summer at Ascension 2020!
***COVID-19 UPDATE :: 2020 Summer Camp is cancelled.***
Camp Ages :: PK3 – 8th grade
Camp Costs :: Camps range from $125 – $250
Blue Ribbon Camp
Summer camps have become an American way of life for thousands of children each summer. Blue Ribbon Camp is dedicated to the growth and development of children. We strive to build confidence, cooperation, and understanding. Blue Ribbon Camp staff recognizes the value of an enriching camp experience, and they are committed to providing a positive, happy, growth-producing week of exciting activities. It is our goal that each camper leaves Blue Ribbon Camp with memories he/she will treasure for life. Weekly sessions are offered starting June 3 – July 26 on the beautiful grounds of the Academy of the Sacred Heart and Berchmans Academy in Grand Coteau.
***COVID-19 UPDATE :: 2020 Summer Camp is cancelled.***
Camp Ages :: Pre-K4 through 8th grade
Camp Costs :: $195 per child per week. Sibling discounts are available.
Get ready for some of the summer’s most amazing dance and creative camps for kids 3-10 years old! The summer starts with your favorite Doll / Barbie at our Life in the Dream House Camp Second Edition where we dance, sing, and design your very own doll house that you get to take home! Then we take off on to dance with Mystical and Magical Mermaids, dance dance dance with everything Kidz Bop, learn to be a Unicorn in the Fancy Dancy Unicorn Camp, and finally take a journey to the Royal Ball and dance with Princesses, Princes, Queens and Kings in the final camp of the summer inspired by all things Disney!
Due to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding the Covid-19 virus, the current location of Music Garden is closed, and all activities are paused at this time. We are planning to reopen in the fall in a new location. You can contact us with any activity information requests, or general questions at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (337)781-8863.
Acadiana Symphony Orchestra and Lafayette Science Museum are teaming up once again to offer you Summer Camps that are out of this world! Four weeklong camps offer fun and educational experiences for children ages 7 to 14. So grab your lab coats and batons as ASO & LSM guarantee a summer to remember.
***COVID-19 UPDATE :: Camp is still happening! Spaces are still available.***
Day camp at The Little Gym of Lafayette gives your kid the summer camp experience without the bug bites, poison ivy and week-long commitments. Combining fun physical activity, games, and arts & crafts, we’ll help your child beat the summer heat by staying cool at The Little Gym. Our fantastic camps in Lafayette are also available during some of the school breaks!
An all day action packed KIDS FUN Camp which includes Martial Arts, Field Trips, Arts & Crafts, Games, Drills designed to keep your child learning, make new friends and burn lots of energy! Best of all your child will learn life skills such as discipline, respect, focus, child safety awareness and bully self defense skills that will last a lifetime! Register Now and receive $50 Off per week to reserve your space!
The Barça Academy Camp is an exclusive opportunity to learn the methodologies of the unique Barça soccer style. FC Barcelona Coaches will conduct the training sessions and teach players the techniques of one of the most successful soccer academies in the world. The Barça Academy Camps are based on the Barça methodology which includes a creative and attacking brand of soccer and the promotion of its positive values H.E.A.R.T (Humility, Effort, Ambition, Respect and Teamwork).
***COVID-19 UPDATE :: Summer Camp 2020 is cancelled.***
Reading doesn’t have to stop when school ends! Speak, LLC Pediatric Speech and Language Services is offering two reading camps this summer that will focus on reading comprehension, vocabulary, and writing skills. Send us an email for more information and camp prices!
***COVID-19 UPDATE :: Camp is still happening!***
Elite Dance Force offers Specialized Summer Dance Camps and Dance Intensives. Ages 1 ½ through 18 can experience creativity through movement. Tumbling, cheer, arts and crafts, and a variety of dance styles will be taught by professional dancers and master teachers. Check our website for camp descriptions, dates, times, and prices.
Two week camp at the Music Academy of Acadiana featuring Disney’s Frozen! Play the roles of Elsa, Anna, Olaf and more! Students participate in acting, singing, dancing, arts / crafts. $250 per student and VERY limited spots!
Come MOVE with us this Summer while experiencing a magical combination of dance, acrobatics, arts, and more! We have camp options for kiddos ranging from 3-18 years with a variety of day/time options to meet any parent’s needs. Take a peek at our website for the deets and to reserve your spot in our most sought after camps of the year!
***COVID-19 UPDATE :: We are working to accommodate the needs of our local campers and families. Virtual and in person options available. Please contact us for more info.***
Get creative at Acadiana Center for the Arts’ Summer Camps! Our weeklong camps for ages 6–14 will spark imagination and encourage creativity. Led by our team of talented teaching artists, each week has a different, fun theme! June 1–July 17.
***COVID-19 UPDATE :: Camp is still happening!***