The Ultimate Guide to Summer Camp in Lafayette, Louisiana

Best Camps in Lafayette Louisiana

Before we know it, the school year will end and summer will be here! As mom, we know the decisions regarding what do with the kids in Lafayette this summer can be difficult. Our guide to summer camps in Lafayette is here to help! Whether you are looking for enrichment activities or a summer full of true childcare in Lafayette, 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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Summer Camps in Lafayette, Louisiana

Kidcam Summer Camps

Since 1974, Kidcam brings the Spirit of Summer to life through the power of camp. Kidcam’s unique curriculum keeps our 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 and long-standing traditions that create memorable moments all summer long. Waterslides, field trips, swimming, sports, arts, science, and more, all included!

Flexible, weekly options | Save 20% with Full Summer Session Discount by February 28 or 15% by March 31.

Camp Dates :: June 1 – August 6, 2021

Camp Hours :: 9am-3pm (scheduled activities). FREE am care is available from 7am-9am and optional after care is available from 3pm-6pm

Flexible day camp in Lafayette Louisiana

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

Holiday Camps also available during major school breaks.

Hangtime TNT

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 day options available. Camps run 8 am-3pm or 8 am-5pm.

Camp Costs :: The price will be $149/week if booked after April 1st, 2021. Camps are $125/week if booked before April 1st, 2021.

Gymnastics Camp Lafayette

ESA Summer Adventure

Best Lafayette Summer Camps for Outdoor Fun

ESA Summer offers adventures in art, music, theater, athletics, science, math, writing, cooking and much more. ESA faculty and alumni lead campers in hands-on activities, games and explorations on ESA’s Cade and Lafayette campuses, with plenty of room for distancing and outdoor fun. View details at ESAcadiana.com/Summer. Registration opens March 1st!

Camp Ages :: PK – 12th grades

Camp Costs :: Camps start at $100 and vary according to content and activities

Ascension Episcopal School

Summer camp options in Lafayette Louisiana

Ascension Episcopal School is geared up for a fun & safe summer filled with immersive experiences and hands-on learning! With varied specialty camps scheduled across our three campuses, there is something for everyone. Each camp is thoughtfully designed and facilitated by our innovative Ascension faculty and staff. Our camps are adapted to follow COVID-19 safety guidelines while maximizing fun and interactivity. Each camp will have limited space to allow for the safest environment for campers, teachers, and coaches.

Registration will begin on March 1, 2021.

Camp Ages :: PK3 – 8th grade

Camp Costs :: $125 – $250

Christian Youth Theater (CYT)

Christian Theater Summer Camps in Lafayette

If your kids love music, dance, acting and performing, we’ve got the perfect summer camps for you! That’s right, CAMPS! CYT Lafayette offers different camps throughout the summer 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 through masterclasses taught by professionals, auditions, rehearsals, fun team building games and a fully staged musical review! Each camp performs an end of the week showcase so their family and friends can see all the fun we had at CYT Summer Camp! It’s MUSICAL THEATRE FUN IN THE SUN!

Camp Costs & Camp Ages ::

$175 4-7 Year Old Camps

$195 8-12 Year Old Camps

$195 13-18 Year Old Camps

The Music Box

Summer Music Classes Lafayette

Music lessons create JOY! Did you know they also boost confidence, encourage self-expression, and support academic success? Keep your kid’s sharp and entertained this SUMMER with VOICE, GUITAR, UKULELE, BASS GUITAR or PIANO lessons. Students of The Music Box enjoy a customized learning path to learn how to play (or sing!) the music THEY love. We teach all genres of music including pop, rock, jazz, classical, country, musical theater, Christian contemporary and MORE. Our private lessons provide one on one mentorship & a low risk enrichment activity in the season of COVID. In person & on-line private lessons are available. Spaces are LIMITED!

Ages :: 4+ for Piano, 5+ for Voice, 6+ for Guitar/Ukulele/Bass Guitar

Cost :: $135 monthly tuition

Mention Lafayette Mom’s to get FREE registration ($25 Value)

Camp Adventures

Camp Adventures lafayette

Summer is our favorite time of year at Camp Adventures; hours are from 6:30-5:30 daily. Our summer is action packed, full of field trips like weekly swimming, magic shows, museums (educational), historical places, and just plain fun places like splash pads and Kart Ranch! In addition to our weekly field trips, we also have creative weekly themes and activities centered around team work, friendship, compassion, and character building! Your child will have a wonderful summer with us, making memories that will last a lifetime!

Junior Counselors have a specific job responsibility; they are held to a higher standard than the younger campers. We expect each junior counselor to be a leader and help set good examples. In addition to being great leaders, they will attend field trips such as SPAR water park, Baton Rouge Zoo, LSU Campus, Indian Creek, Lake Fausse Point, PARDS Baton Rouge, etc.

Camp Ages :: 5-13 years

Camp Costs :: $128 per week for one child and $123 for 2+ children (Includes ALL field trips, breakfast, lunch, snack, and (3) T-shirts).

***10% discount if Summer is paid in full.

***Call and mention Lafayette Mom to receive a discount on registration

Breathe & Move

dance and movement camps Lafayette

Breathe and Move is a new dance studio that draws inspiration from the Montessori approach and focuses on providing a safe, engaging, and nurturing environment. Kelsey Billiot founded the studio with a mission to cultivate a lifelong curiosity and love for dance. Starting May 31st, Breathe and Move will be offering weekly summer camps for ages 5-12 from 9:00-11:30. An additional visual arts component will be offered from 12-1:30 for ages 7-12. Your children will be immersed in age-appropriate curriculum taught by knowledgeable, experienced instructors. Each week, camp will feature a new theme including Cosmic Camp and Ballet in Paris. Visit the website and signup today!

Camp Ages :: Campers range from ages 5-12

Camp Costs ::

    • $140 per week for 9:00-11:30, Ages 5-10, Creative Movement.
    • $80 per week for 12:00-1:30, Ages 7-12, Visual Art

Hello Dancer

Lafayette Louisiana Dance Camp

If you have come to one of the camps in the past then you know that you definitely don’t want to miss any of the fun times! If you have never been then get ready for the most amazing Summer ever! All of the camps are filled with nonstop fun and adventures for all who have ever dreamed of creating something amazing and sliding down a rainbow and making the universe sparkle with happiness! Snacks, crafts, lunch and an absolutely magical time are all provided.

Thea's Dance Academy

Summer Dance Classes and Camps in Lafayette Louisiana

Let’s make this a Summer to remember filled with dance, acro, and laughter. Summer is quickly approaching and TDA is here to provide you with amazing training for your dancers ages 2-18yrs! With a variety of camps each week we are sure we have something for everyone. Be sure to Register today & reserve your spot!

Wonderland Performing Arts

Dance and Acting Camp Lafayette

Summer campers will create and act out plays that explore a variety of themes such as unicorns, dragons, royalty, animals, folk tales, outer space, and more. Other activities include: Exploration through dress-up & puppet inspired storytelling, in-camp performances with classmates, making crafts, karaoke parties, creative movement, and improv games/exercises which build communication skills, teamwork, & self-confidence.

Next Level Athletics

Best lafayette Louisiana Camps

Need a place for your kids to go and have fun during the day? We have a safe, sanitary and active camp set up just for this purpose! Our weekly themes are strategically designed for them to participate in super fun active games, organized activities and socializing with others while expending energy and getting the wiggles out! The kids will play, stay active and safe while you’re at work.

Summer Art Camps @ AcA

Summer Art Camp Lafayette

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! Camps run June 7th–July 30th.

Fun Nation

Summer Skate Camp in Lafayette

Fun Nation’s Skate Camp is the place for your child to be this summer! Join us for skating lessons, playground fun, arts & crafts, movies and more! Camp runs May 31st – August 6th from 7:30 am – 5:30 pm.

Children's Museum of Acadiana

Children's Museum Summer Camp Lafayette Louisiana

Children’s Museum of Acadiana’s S.T.E.A.M.O.L.O.G.Y Summer Camp inspires learning through creating, experimenting, exploring and making new friends. Children experience the deepest, most genuine learning when they are allowed to be creative and inspired to experience “out of the box” concepts in a safe and nurturing environment. S.T.E.A.M.O.L.O.G.Y gives children a productive and fun way to enjoy summer while still learning. SIX WEEKS of a little bit of this, a little bit of that and a whole lot of fun!

Summer of Martial Arts Program

summer martial arts in Lafayette Louisiana

Allow your child to experience our martial arts program that has helped thousands of kids become stronger mentally, physically and socially. The course is age appropriate and is held at both the Lafayette and Youngsville Acadiana Karate locations. The course consists of 6 weeks of martial arts training (2 classes per week) that begins on June 1, 2021.

South Louisiana Gymnastics Academy

Lafayette Louisiana Summer Camp for Gymnasts

Join us for a fun filled week of Gymnastics, Agility, Ninja, Sports, Group Games, Crafts, and Fitness. Each week will have a Water Mania day, Tie Dye Day, Inflatable Day, and a popsicle party!

Academy of Interactive Entertainment

Gaming Camp Academy of Interactive Entertainment

Looking to immerse yourself in the world of animation and video games? Join Academy of Interactive Entertainment at one of our week-long Summer Camps for ages 12-18! Our camps will teach you the programs used in Video Game Art and Design and Game Programming. Participants learn about software and basic techniques used in the industry.