So, what will your kids be doing this summer?

If you haven’t made plans yet, never fear! There are several awesome day camp options around Baltimore. From X-treme science to extreme watersports, there is something for every kid. But don’t snooze! These popular camps — and partners of ours — won’t have spots for long. 

You can check out all of our partner camps in our Summer Camp Directory.

2018 SUMMER CAMPS IN BALTIMORE

Camp BSC (Center Stage)
700 North Calvert Street | Mt. Vernon

Camp Baltimore Center Stage is a two-week day camp for students in grades 1–12. Young people who participate will build creative confidence and self-awareness through intensive explorations of theater. Students get the opportunity to play, express themselves, and get artistic instruction from a team of highly-trained professional teaching artists. Each two-week session culminates in a fun presentation of student work for family and friends. MORE

Camp Invention (Multiple Locations)
Chapel Hill Elementary School
Cromwell Valley Elementary School
Rogers Forge Elementary School 
The New Century School
Westchester Elementary School

Wild and crazy ideas become reality in this year’s all-new Camp Invention program, Fast Forward! A nonprofit program of the National Inventors Hall of Fame, Camp Invention allows children in kindergarten through 6th grade to experience real-world problem solving, creative thinking, invention, and teamwork – all while having FUN! Activities include challenges and achievements from the brightest thinkers around—National Inventors Hall of Fame Inductees – to inspire children!

Camp MSC (Maryland Science Center)
601 Light Street | Inner Harbor

Immerse your child in a fun and educational camp experience this summer! At Camp MSC we encourage learning by doing and hands on science exploration with fun and engaging topics including dinosaurs, astronomy, chemistry and more. Choose from week-long full day and half day programs. Extended care options available with early drop-off and late pick-up. This summer, get science! Fun fact: lunch is provided as part of full-day programs and snack is provided as part of half-day programs. MORE

Coppermine Summer Camp
7 Locations

Coppermine coaches and staff love being around children and understand the role of making an impact in their lives by giving them positive reinforcement, encouragement, and leading by example. They pride ourselves on hiring the most qualified individuals to coach, teach, mentor, and nurture your children. Coppermine Summer Camps offer fun-filled activities, sports, arts, day trips, and adventure for campers of all ages! Bring on Summer! MORE

Coppermine Green Valley
1220 Saffell Rd | Owings Mills 

Coppermine is proud to announce their 7th summer camp location – Coppermine Green Valley! The property, located in Owings Mills, was the former Green Valley Swim & Tennis Club and will remain as a swim and tennis club for members, the community, and memberships are now available for Coppermine families. They are currently taking camp registrations for two camps at Green Valley: CopperKids Camp and Tennis Club. MORE

Downtown Sailing Center
1425 Key Highway | Inner Harbor

Get your kids sailing this summer! The Downtown Sailing Center junior program is the ONLY youth program that gets kids sailing in the Inner Harbor. The week includes day trips out to Ft. McHenry and Fells Point while learning sailing basics that also develop leadership and STEM skills in all participants! Their well-trained youth development staff will make sure everyone enjoys a structured and epic week on the water! No swimming but lots of fun activities including sailing tag, racing day, 4 square, STEM experiments and so much more! MORE

ESF Camps at Gilman School
5407 Roland Avenue | Roland Park

The ESF Way is about dreaming big, challenging assumptions, thinking creatively, and never compromising safety or quality. ESF strives to provide the finest camp experience for people of all ages- an experience that will be remembered for a lifetime. ESF provides carefully designed programs and activities, a dedicated, experienced and well-trained staff, along with a caring, safe environment with premier facilities. Through education, sports, and fun, they offer opportunities for campers and team members to believe in themselves and to achieve their full potential. MORE

Gilman Summer
5407 Roland Avenue | Roland Park

Gilman Summer! offers a variety of enrichment and skill-building programs for boys and girls grades K-12 designed and taught by Gilman faculty and field experts. Courses include an art program, outdoor education, SAT prep classes, science, math, foreign language, and sports camps. MORE

Girl Scouts Camp Conowingo
46 Camp Shadowbrook Rd | Conowingo

Whether you’re a first-time camper or a veteran seeking new adventures, you’ll find fun, friendship and memories to last a lifetime at Girl Scout summer camp! Camp Conowingo is 600 acres of forest and fields adjacent to the Susquehanna River in Conowingo, Cecil County, Maryland. Camp Conowingo is the home of Girl Scouts of Central Maryland’s Summer Resident Camp Program where girls get the chance to experience the outdoors in a safe and caring community, explore the world around them and to thrive in an environment where each girl will build courage, confidence, and character! At Camp Conowingo, girls learn everything from archery and horseback riding to science and leadership in an all girl environment that encourages fun and friendship. MORE

Girl Scouts Camp Ilchester
5024 Ilchester Rd | Ellicott City

Whether you’re a first-time camper or a veteran seeking new adventures, you’ll find fun, friendship and memories to last a lifetime at Girl Scout summer camp! Camp Ilchester, located in Ellicott City, Maryland provides multiple opportunities for program activities, camping, and meetings. This 19-acre site is home to the Clementine Peterson Activity Center, the perfect venue for meetings, seminars, training and indoor programs with its large meeting rooms and commercial kitchen. MORE

Girl Scouts Camp Whippoorwill
524 Lake Shore Dr | Pasadena

Whether you’re a first-time camper or a veteran seeking new adventures, you’ll find fun, friendship and memories to last a lifetime at Girl Scout summer camp! Camp Whippoorwill has been a favorite of Girl Scout troops for almost eighty years. Located on the Magothy River in Pasadena, Maryland, which flows into the Chesapeake Bay, this 19 acre wooded site has much to offer. MORE

Girl Scouts Camp Woodlands
2744 Riva Rd  | Annapolis

Whether you’re a first-time camper or a veteran seeking new adventures, you’ll find fun, friendship and memories to last a lifetime at Girl Scout summer camp! Camp Woodlands is a 34-acre site located on Broad Creek which after joining South River, flows into the Chesapeake Bay in Annapolis, Maryland. Camp Woodlands is home to the nationally acclaimed TeePee (Lamb’s Lodge), a 12-sided polygon with a central fireplace received an Award of Merit from the American Institute of Architects in 1954. MORE

Goucher College All-Sports Camp
1021 Dulaney Valley Road | Towson

If your child loves sports and wants to advance his or her skills in a supportive and traditional camp environment, then look no further! Goucher College Athletics is offering three one-week sessions for students in grades 1-8 that focus on developing athletic skills, working within a team environment, and building friendships. Join Goucher College’s All-Sports Camp for volleyball, soccer, basketball, lacrosse, ultimate frisbee, whiffle ball, kickball, dodgeball, and more. *All participants must be able to swim. MORE

McDonogh Summer Camps
8600 McDonogh Road | Owings Mills

Fun, friendship, adventure, and discovery await children of all ages! McDonogh Summer Camps offers over 80 traditional day camps, sports clinics, arts camps, and educational programs run by our experienced and caring staff. Transportation and lunch is included at no additional cost. Their beautiful 800 acre campus includes indoor/outdoor riding rings, playground areas, 20 tennis courts, extensive athletic fields, a rock-climbing tower and ropes course, a 54,000-square-foot field house, an Olympic-size pool, two batting ranges, a wrestling room, multiple computer labs and art studios, a 588-seat theatre, and more! MORE

Park School of Baltimore / Park Camps
2425 Old Court Road | Pikesville

This summer, children ages 3 ½-17 are invited to join us for dynamic experiences in the tradition of The Park School of Baltimore / Park Camps. Park’s unique approach to learning and growing flourishes amid the beauty and wonder of our wooded 100-acre campus. Park Camps’ staff consists of caring, committed professional educators from The Park School and the greater Baltimore community who have created exciting programming to engage both mind and body. MORE

Red Hot Summer Camps at Roland Park Country School
5204 Roland Avenue | Roland Park

Put away those winter coats and hats — it’s time to gear up for Red Hot Summer Camps at Roland Park Country School! We are thrilled to offer a wide variety of specialty camps for boys and girls ages 3 to 18 from June 25th to August 10th. For boys and girls ages 3 to 5, My First Camp is the perfect “first camp experience” created exclusively for their youngest campers. Themed weeks mix arts & crafts, free play, outdoor adventures, and more planned strategically to meet the developmental milestones of our littlest ones. For boys and girls ages 6 to 18, they encourage you to browse their specialized offerings – you may be surprised at what you find! They carefully curated a diverse selection of camps with the intention that every family will be able to tailor the perfect summer experience for their child. MORE

SPSG Summer
11232 Falls Road | Brooklandville

Summer is a priceless time, and our programs at SPSG Summer allow both boys and girls to experience preeminent facilities and our spacious green campus under the guidance of carefully selected and trained counselors and teachers. Safety and supervision are essential components of our program, and we are excited for your child to experience the magic of child-centered, hands-on, and well-crafted fun! At SPSG Summer, we look forward to supporting and guiding our campers as their strengths are made stronger in our community that feels like home. We are committed to St. Paul’s School for Girls’ mission, which calls us to educate hearts and minds, empower voice, nurture curiosity and creativity, and inspire con dent leaders who will serve in the world. MORE

St. James Academy Summer Program
3100 Monkton Road | Monkton

St. James Academy offers a quality summer program for children ages 4 to 16. These coed activities provide exceptional camp experiences to nurture children’s growth academically, socially, athletically, spiritually, and emotionally in a secure and positive environment. The program offers several enrichment opportunities for students that inspire them to explore, play, perform, design, build, and learn. The facility contains more than 104,000 square feet of new and renovated space, including a design thinking lab, science labs, theater, full-size gymnasium, athletic fields, and tennis courts. MORE

STAGES Music Arts
10 Stenersen Lane | Cockeysville

Does your child dream of being a pop star? Rocking out in a band? Or stealing the spotlight on Broadway? Then get them on stage this summer at Stages Music Arts! Join Stages for a fun and song-filled summer at their note-worthy facility, which includes two state-of-the-art recording studios, top-of-the-line lesson rooms, performance theatre, and outdoor stage. Stages dedicated and talented staff is committed to developing and nurturing musicians at every step of their career. All experience levels are welcome at their facility. Whether your child is the next Ariana Grande or only sings in the shower, Stages Music Arts has a summer camp for them! MORE

Summer at Bryn Mawr
109 W. Melrose Avenue | Roland Park

Summer at Bryn Mawr offers a huge range of camps for every interest. Whether you love sports, arts & crafts, science, drama, dance (or all of the above!), they have a camp for that. Enjoy long-running favorites like Creative Workshop and All-American Doll and Pet Camps, or find a new interest in magic, chess, animation or crime scene investigation! Or, get your body moving by joining their lacrosse, basketball, field hockey or combo camps. All of that and much more! An extended-day program and lunch are included at no additional charge. Find out about their $50/week cash back offer! MORE

Summer at Calvert
105 Tuscany Road | Homeland

Summer at Calvert seeks to foster all campers’ creativity, imagination, athleticism, and sense of community in a safe and familiar environment. There is something for all lower and middle school-aged children at Calvert in the summer. MORE

Summer at Friends
5114 N Charles Street | Homeland

Summer fun overflows on the beautiful Friends School of Baltimore campus for the eight weeks of Summer at Friends, June 18th to August 10th. They offer a variety of exciting programs for boys and girls ages 4-13, including sports, music, visual arts, drama, technology, and traditional day camps. Campers swim daily in our outdoor pools, and full-day campers receive lunch and snack. Enrollment is flexible and may be from one to eight weeks to fit every family’s needs. MORE

Summer Camp at The Walters
600 N. Charles Street | Mt. Vernon

Your child’s imagination will soar at the Walters Summer Camp. While exploring a weekly theme, kids will discover the Walters collection and create artwork of their own. Led by a team of professional educators and practicing artists, summer camp students learn art-making skills using a variety of unique materials, and develop lifelong creativity along the way. Campers will meet new friends in a fun, playful environment, explore cultures from around the world, and collaborate to prepare a showcase of what they’ve learned. MORE

Terrapin Adventures
8600 Foundry Street | Savage

Head to Terrapin Adventures to soar through the air, defy gravity, and enjoy Outdoor Adventures! Terrapin Adventure’s program provides campers with action-packed days filled with adventure. Based in Howard County, Maryland between Baltimore and Washington, D.C. they offer 3 incredible camps for your child that are uniquely designed to challenge them physically and intellectually. MORE

X-treme Science Camp with The Science Guys of Baltimore
Downtown Baltimore JCC | 1118 Light Street

At J Camps, they have summer camp programs that fit the need of every child.  From preschool to Teen Programming, from arts to sports to STEM, and everything in between, your camper will have a blast exploring all the options, and you’ll love the convenience of one-stop drop-off/pick-up! X-treme Science Camp with the Science Guys of Baltimore is part of the STEM Plus program at J Camps! This program is designed to introduce your child to Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, plus more! MORE