It’s hard to believe it, but summer camp registrations are already opening up for Spring & Summer 2021! We have compiled a list of several types of fun local summer camps for your kiddos…including adventure and nature camps, sports and dance camps as well as learning and leadership camps. We hope you will find a great camp for your little ones to enjoy this summer and hope that it gives you a bit of a well-deserved mid-summer break!

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Meet Texas’ favorite summer camp! With one, two, and three week sessions and over 45 activities, Camp Olympia is the ultimate overnight camp experience for boys and girls ages 6-16. Located one hour from Houston, Camp Olympia provides the perfect setting for fun and adventure along the shores of Lake Livingston in the Pineywoods. Campers gain independence while building teamwork and leadership skills through a customized camp experience and counselor mentorship. Join Camp Olympia families from around the world who have created lasting summer memories for over 50 years and register for this summer!

Welcome to Kidventure. For 26 years our mission has been to help build the lives of kids, provide for their mental, physical, and social well-being, and create a place where confidence and hope thrive.  In the history of our organization, that has never been needed more than right now. It’s time to come together and to give our kids the opportunity to dream big again, to create meaningful friendships, and to stand proud and confident.  It’s time to bring camp back to life.  We invite you to be a part of our adventure, the fun, and the friendship.

Kidventure provides summer day and overnight camp programs for children of all ages, 3-18 years. We operate our day camp programs in four locations in the Austin area.

Our d.Lab for Making is a state-of-the-art, first of its kind makerspace in Central Texas where our maker education curriculum empowers students by creating opportunities to shape and influence the world around them.  This program allows for experiential learning with an emphasis on innovation, solution-seeking, and collaboration.

Campers will face new and different challenges to solve while growing in imagination and creativity, building confidence, and learning important lessons about perseverance and resilience.

PK-1st Grade | 2nd Grade – 4th Grade | 5th Grade – 8th Grade

Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

After camp care will be provided until 5 pm if desired. Sign up Today!

Camp Doublecreek has been offering local children a fun day camp experience for generations! This summer, the camp celebrates 50 years of providing a variety of classic and exciting activities for children. Campers ages 4-14 can make summer memories spending their days swimming, playing soccer, volleyball, basketball or mini golf, trying archery, a ropes course, or horseback riding, as well as making arts and crafts projects and lots of new friends, too! Free transportation is offered from various points around the greater Austin area.

Cordovan Art School has the BEST creative art camps in the greater Austin area at 5 convenient locations! Professional art teachers will guide your kids on an awesome Art-Venture in one of over 35 Spring and Summer Camps + a Virtual Camp option, which include fun, creative themes like “Talk to the Animals” (with live animals), “Pokemon Power”, “Video Game Art”, “Raining Cats & Dogs” and “Sealife and Sandcastles”. Kids will experience innovative use of techniques in clay, watercolor, acrylics, pottery, pastels, paper mache, sculpture, technology, mixed media and more!

Camp Champions has created a tradition of excellence since 1967. With the facility and staff expected from a premier overnight camp, Champions is distinguished by its developmental focus on building strong kids. One, two, and three-week sessions available for ages 5-17. Champions operated COVID-free in 2020. Reach us at

Elite University Summer Camps is proud to serve the in the heart of the Steiner Ranch community in Austin, Texas. We also overjoyed to welcome campers from the neighboring communities of Dripping Springs, Lakeway, Bee Cave, Volente, Cedar Park, and Round Rock. EUSC provides Austin Campers with a summer of adventure, exploration, education, and outdoor fun. Summer Camps include: horseback riding, fishing, hiking, swimming, rock wall climbing, art, music, culinary arts, creative drama, veterinary science, architecture, and lego robotics. Our campers experience awesome active field trips while learning about topics that interest them! Don’t wait, space is limited, register online today at!

Shutter Bugs is designed to introduce kids and teens to the world of photography from teaching them to use the camera to how to make a backdrop. They will learn how to set up a still life, light and direct a portrait and edit their own photos. Through photoshoots and art projects they will be encouraged to explore the boundaries of their creativity.

At TexARTS in Lakeway, TX, you’ll sing, dance, act, and create in our popular “Best of” musical theatre camps! In these week-long camps you’ll have fun learning your favorite songs, scenes, and dances from such Broadway blockbusters such as Hamilton, Frozen, The Greatest Showman, and many more.  For students with a strong passion for the performing arts and looking for advanced training, TexARTS will offer a Broadway Master Class series (July 19 – 23), a Ballet Intensive (July 26 – 30) and a Dance Intensive (August 2 – 6).  Camps are for ages 2 – 18 and under the guidance of experienced professionals.

A throwback to simple fun in the great outdoors, Camp Huawni is an overnight summer camp in the Piney Woods of East Texas. From hiking to cane pole fishing to campfire storytelling, boys and girls in grades 1-11 get to unplug from technology, build friendships, and discover their true significance.

Mad Science & Imagine Arts Academy programs are designed with exciting, fun and hands-on science or art activities. Your child will become a junior scientist or artist, having the opportunity to experience a variety of hands-on adventures. Children will design, create, build and assemble a variety of interesting projects.  Many different  themes are available including world of design,  NASA, robots, engineerng, spies, yuckology, invention, wild world and more!  Ages 5-12. Programs starting in January and through the Summer  $18-350.  In Person locations and Virtual options with Supplies delivered to your door are available!  Options for friends at home or at a variety of locations in the Greater Austin Metro Area.

An award-winning day camp for PK-5th grades with 18 years of experience, Camp EDMO is a non-profit summer camp dedicated to making camp accessible and fun for all. At Camp EDMO, kiddos engage in a variety of subjects such as science, coding, engineering, and the arts to tap into their curiosity while learning The EDMO Method — a proprietary social and emotional learning (SEL) framework woven throughout all camp programming. With themes like Engineering with Empathy, Expressive Arts, Coding In Scratch and everything in between, Camp EDMO’s curriculum engages kids’ minds AND hearts.

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