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. But don’t snooze! These popular camps — and partners of ours — won’t have spots for long. Want even more options? Check out our 2019 Summer Camp Directory.

Want to have your camp listed? Contact us.

2019 Cool Baltimore Summer Camps

Baltimore City Camps

Camp BSC (Baltimore Center Stage)

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. Classes include acting, dance, circus arts, and theater production. MORE

Coppermine Summer Camp

Coppermine is the most exciting destination when it comes to classes, camps, leagues, clinics, parties, and special events! At Coppermine, they LOVE kids and enjoy making an impact on their lives through encouragement, leading by example and positive reinforcement. The Coppermine culture exists because their staff and instructors are the keys to their success. Coppermine summer camps offer action-packed adventures, off-site trips, and destinations, STEAM activities tailored for early childhood development while making lasting memories and having fun! MORE

Downtown Sailing Center’s Junior Summer Sailing Camp

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

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!

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

Red Hot Summer Camps at Roland Park Country School

Put away those winter coats and hats —it’s time to gear up for Red Hot Summer Camps at Roland Park Country School! Roland Park Country School is thrilled to offer a wide variety of camps for boys and girls ages 3 to 18 from June 17 to August 9. The options for your child’s summer are endless! Roland Park Country School’s team is confident that you’ll be able to create the perfect summer experience. MORE

Summer at Bryn Mawr

Summer at Bryn Mawr offers a huge range of camps for every interest. Whether your child 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! Get their 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. MORE

Summer at Calvert

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

Summer fun overflows on the beautiful Friends School of Baltimore campus for the eight weeks of Summer at Friends, June 17th to August 9th. We offer a variety of exciting programs for boys and girls ages 4-13, including sports, 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. In accordance with the Quaker philosophy of Friends School, their program strives to instill feelings of self-worth and confidence in every camper and to encourage respect, cooperation and consideration of others.  MORE

Summer Camp at The Walters

Your child’s creativity will soar during the Walters Art Museum’s week-long summer camp sessions. Each week, campers will engage with a different theme that will inspire them to create their own masterpieces. Elementary-level students will connect with art from around the world and meet new friends in a fun, playful environment as professional educators guide them in learning to use a variety of materials. At the end of each week, students will display their work in a showcase of all they learned during their time at the Walters. MORE

Baltimore County Camps

Camp Invention®

Chapel Hill Elementary
Cromwell Valley Elementary
Rogers Forge Elementary
St. James Academy
Westchester Elementary

Unmask your child’s creativity this summer in the all-new Camp Invention® program, Supercharged™, where children build confidence, learn to collaborate and transform their wild imaginations into epic creations.  Campers in grades K-6 will learn creative problem-solving skills while coding and programming futuristic robots, uncovering ancient fossils, designing high-tech superhero gadgets and exploring radio frequencies. Local educators will lead this action-packed program featuring exhilarating, hands-on STEM activities teaching children to question, explore, break through obstacles and embrace failure! MORE

Goucher College Summer Camp

Goucher College hosts one-week sessions during the summer for students from kindergarten through 12th grade. Programs range from creative writing workshops for high school students to science and all sports camps for elementary and middle school students. Their programs aim to build skills that will help children become stronger students and/or athletes while having lots of fun and making new friends in a supportive environment. MORE

iD Tech Summer Camp at Towson University

iD Tech is the world leader in summer STEM education, with 400,000 alumni since 1999, and 150 prestigious campus locations including Towson, University of Maryland, and Stanford. Students ages 7-19 learn to code, design video games and Fortnite-inspired levels, mod Minecraft, create with Roblox, engineer robots, model and print 3D characters, work with AI and machine learning, and more! Weeklong, day and overnight summer programs that instill in-demand skills and embolden students to shape the future. Just 5-10 students per instructor (maximum 10) so students can enjoy personalized learning at their pace. MORE

Irvine Summer Nature Camp

Exciting explorations, awesome adventures, and delightful discoveries await your child at Irvine Nature Center’s Summer Nature Camp! Irvine specializes in curating camps for curious kids. Whether your child is a budding ecologist, future veterinarian, or an outdoor explorer, Irvine’s camps offer a unique summer experience. With over 40 brand new camp themes to choose from including Raptor Keepers, Tiny Chefs, Child Vs. Wild, and Backcountry USA, there’s a summer of fun just waiting to be explored! MORE

McDonogh Summer Camps

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 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

The Park School of Baltimore | Park Camps

This summer, children ages 3 ½–16 are invited to join Park Camps for dynamic experiences in the tradition of The Park School of Baltimore. Park’s unique approach to learning and growing flourishes amid the beauty and wonder of their 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

Science Camp at Stevenson University

Students attending Science Camp at Stevenson University engage in exciting laboratory-based, hands-on activities designed to instill and enhance interest in science. Topics range from robotics to real-world chemistry and biology. All activities are taught by Stevenson University faculty. In addition to the science content, students will also have daily team building activities, indoor and outdoor game time, and of course snack time! Students will get to know each other as well as their group counselors who are Stevenson University students. MORE

Science Camp with The Science Guys

Memorial Episcopal Church
Goucher College

Science Camp with the Science Guys is the perfect place for kids to explore, create, and learn all summer long! Their camps are hands-on, fun, and totally based on science! Everything from rocket blasts and volcanic eruptions to chemistry in the kitchen. The Science Guys make science fun, cool, and easy for kids of all ages! Join them to get excited about learning! MORE

St. James Academy Summer Program

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. MORE

Summer at Garrison Forest School

Summer at Garrison Forest is conveniently located just off of 695 in Owings Mills in a gated community on a beautiful 110-acre campus. With over 110 offerings there are plenty of opportunities to follow your dreams and explore your passions. Summer at Garrison Forest invites your child to discover new skills, dive deep into their creativity, play what they love and take their talents for a ride as you make new friends. Check out their exciting programs for boys and girls ages 3 and up in the following categories: BE Artsy, BE Curious, BE Sporty, BE Horsey, BE Prepared, BE Brave and spend the night! Summer at Garrison Forest truly has something for everyone. MORE

Summer at The St. Paul’s Schools

Do you need some creative, fun and unique options for your children this summer? For more than 30 years, boys and girls ages 5-18 have been building lifelong friendships during their summers at The St. Paul’s Schools. Located on our stunning, 64-acre campus just 10 miles north of Baltimore City, campers quickly feel connected, engaged, and safe. With a ropes course, nature center, community garden, and swimming pool, Summer at the St. Paul’s Schools offer programs including cooking, 3D printing, community service, soccer, STEAM, Little Veterinary School, and their signature coed Gatorland Day Camp. MORE

Howard County Camps

Idea Lab Kids Howard County Camp

Idea Lab provides classes, camps and activities ranging from Cooking School, Robotics, 3D Art, Engineering and Science. At the Lab, children learn through inquisitive hands-on-activities utilizing Science, Math, Critical-thinking skills, and a great deal of IMAGINATION! Each camp is carefully constructed to provide the ultimate Design-Based-Learning environment while providing a FUN hands-on experience. From figuring out the mechanics of spaceship engineering using recycled materials to creating scrumptious desserts in their Culinary Arts series, Idea Labbers are provided the necessary tools to QUESTION, LEARN and INVENT “Out-of-the-Box” solutions through, Arts, Sciences, Technology, Creativity and Natural Play. MORE

Cecil County Camps

Girl Scouts of Central Maryland Camp 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


Want even more options? Check out our 2019 Summer Camp Directory. Want to be listed in our Summer Camp Directory? Contact us.