From theater to the arts, sports, surfing, science, animal and marine life, St. Augustine offers a summer camp to suit every child’s interest. See our list below:
Choir Summer Camp
June 28-July 2 or July 5-9: Join this youth choir camp and sing at Grace United Methodist Church daily from 9 a.m. to noon all week long. Kerry Fradley of the St. Augustine Youth Chorus will lead the camp with an accompanist. Learn to sing, read music, play games and take private lessons. To register, email email@example.com or call 904-806-7781
July 19-August 13: In downtown St. Augustine, a week-long theater camp is held at the Limelight Theater at 11 Old Mission Avenue. Themes include Yehvah, Pirates, Color Factory, Improv Camp for Kids, and Pirate Puppet Camp. Details and registration at limelight-theatre.org/kidzfactory
June 21-July 1: The word Grease at the Apex Studios Theater in the World Golf Village area. This musical theater camp is for ages 7-12 and meets daily from Monday to Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The camp will focus on song and dance numbers including “Grease,” “We Go Together,” “Greed Lightning,” “Freddie My Love” and “Hand Jive.” Apextheatrejax.com/summer. register on
July 5-22: Theater Intensive Camp for the ages 9-14 takes place at the Apex Studio Theater in the World Golf Village area. Improvisation, stage combat and on-camera performances will be offered during this summer camp Monday through Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., with a showcase for families on Fridays. Apextheatrejax.com/summer. register on
June 21-July 30: Summer basketball camps are held in one-week sessions at Above Basketball WGV. Campers will be taught the fundamentals of the game, such as shooting, ball-handling, passing and defense, from a team of former pro and college players. More information on upbasketball.com
June 28-July 2: Ancient City Soccer will host this camp at St. Joseph’s Academy. All day option is from 9 am to 3 pm which includes lunch and afternoon snack. Half day camp is daily from 9 am to 1 pm. All campers should bring cleats, shin guards, water bottle, breakfast and tennis shoes or flats for any indoor activities. The camp will be held on July 19-23 at Sebastian Middle School. The camp is open to players aged 4-16. Antique details at citysoccer.com
July 19-23 and July 26-30: St. John’s Pal (Police Athletic League) will offer Cheer Camp, Basketball Camp, Football Camp and Baseball Camp. These camps are highly interactive, organized and entertaining! Hours for the age group 5-14 are from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily. Call 904-829-9438 or stjohnspal.org/camps. go to
June 21-25 and June 28-July 2: Club Scientific in the Fruit Cove area will hold steam camps daily from 9 am to 4 pm for ages 6-8 and ages 9-12. The hands-on learning and creative environment teaches students to enjoy the challenge of critical thinking. Other club scientific camps are held at Nokati and Nice High School. Details at clubcientific.com/franchise/st-johns or call 904-287-8603
July 6-9 and July 12-16: The Florida Film Academy will hold summer camps for ages 7-18. Students get experience directing, filming, acting and post production with easy-to-use – but very powerful – film tools. Camps run Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Before and after care is available upon request for an additional fee. For details contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lions Den offers Karate Martial Arts Summer Camp as a tool for building character, enhancing focus, building strength, flexibility and confidence. The weekly camps, which are held from 9 am to 2 pm, are designed for children aged 7-12 years. No previous karate experience is necessary. Call 904-826-1904 with questions or to register.
June 21-July 16: The country’s oldest harbor one-week summer camp held at the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Maritime Museum, with fourth graders in kindergarten from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 4 p.m. Available with care. Camp details at staugustinelighthouse.org under Education.
St. Augustine’s Aquarium hosts week-long camps for early age students all summer long. Activities include learning about marine life, snorkeling, interactions with sea creatures and touch tanks, games, and other aquarium-themed fun. Lunch is included. To register, visit saaquarium.com and click on Camp or call 904-429-9777.
SEA Camp at Marineland Dolphin Adventure has options for ages 7-9, 10-12 and 13-17, with a fun week of science, activities, exploration, at the beach and of course, dolphins! Campers will spend their days outside enjoying the beach and exploring the Intracoastal hammock ecosystem. Science experiments, conservation projects, and animal observations are all included in this one-day camping experience. The SEA camps will culminate with an exciting dolphin encounter in the water and a formal graduation ceremony. marineland.net/summer-camps. details on
June 21-August 13: Week-long surf camps are offered by Happy Waves Summer Surf Camp at Serenata Beach Club. Timings for the age group 5-16 are from 9 am to noon. Camps include ISA-certified surf coaching, Australian surf lifesaving activities and ocean awareness. Prizes, gifts and lunch were provided on the last day of the camp. Call 949-295-8571 or email email@example.com
June 21-August 6: St. Augustine Surf School 2 Mary St., St. Augustine Beach holds five-day camps for ages 7-16 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., including Mini Grom Camp 4 Occurs at week 5 for -7 weeks of age. and week 6 from 9 a.m. to noon. Learn to surf. Call 904-806-4754 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
21 June-September. 3: Surf Station Surf Camp is back for another year with awesome clippings, beach sports, and more. One-week co-educational camps are held at Anastasia State Park and Crescent Beach, with several weeks for all-girls’ camps. With years of experience teaching, surfing, and living in the ocean, CPR-certified instructors start with the basics and tailor instruction to meet the needs of the student. Camps take place Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon or 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Call 904-471-9463 or email email@example.com.
Dance Company Dance Camp
June 21-July 23: The Dance Company in St. Augustine Beach has one-week dance camps and includes ballet, jazz, hip hop, musical theater, acrobatics, sports, Water Day fun, and more. Camps for ages 3-10 take place from 9 a.m. to noon, with camps for ages 9+ from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, with guest artist exhibits each week. Details at thedanceco.com or call 904-471-4946.
Showtime USA Superstar Camp
August 2-6: Hosted by Showtime USA at 2495 US Highway 1 South, St. Augustine, this summer camp includes pom dancing, hip hop, acrobatics, and more. Includes shirt, breakfast and a professional photo shoot. Timings for ages 6 to 5 are 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. Call 904-814-3415 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Ariel Summer Dance Camp
July 19-23: Aerial will offer camp for athletes ages 6-15 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the option of a half-day or full-day. Participants will get stronger, learn to perform new moves, and play conditioning games. Participants must bring lunch, snacks and a water bottle. Bring a bathing suit and towel every day for sprinkler and water balloon wise. Call 904-900-4105 or email Info@AerialAthlete.com.