Enjoy summer camp in Lexington and Central KY!  From art camps and dance camps to fishing fun and sports there are great camps all over Lexington and Central Kentucky throughout the summer.


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Bluegrass Youth Ballet Kids Fun Arts Summer Camps

Join Bluegrass Youth Ballet for an adventure-filled summer!Children will enjoy arts & crafts, ballet, music, and drama related to each week’s theme. Damsels, Dragons and Dinosaurs FOR STUDENTS AGES 4-8JUNE 10, 2024 – JUNE 14, 20249:00 AM – 12:00 PM$150/WEEK FOR STUDENTS AGES 4-8JUNE 17, 2024 – JUNE 21, 20249:00 ...
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Lexington Parks and Recreation Summer Camps *Registration Open Now!

Lexington Parks and Recreation offers a great variety of camps all across Lexington! Registration Ready to register? Registration will open on Feb. 21, 2024 at 10 am. Click HERE to Register for Camp Registration will open Feb. 21, 2024, for summer camps. Please see the links, information, and tips below ...
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The Bright Spot Learning Lab Summer Camps

Find so many awesome summer camp themes at The Bright Spot Learning Lab! From LEGO to inventions, drama to fashion design, there's something for every kiddo! Why The Bright Spot for Summer Camps? We have low enrollment caps and student to teacher ratios. This provides a wonderful community building and ...

 

Pre-College Academic Experience in Math and Science (PAEMS) Camp

Pre-College Academic Experience in Math and Science (PAEMS) Camp

Now entering its 34th year, Georgetown College Pre-college Academic Experience in Math and Science (PAEMS) is a residential two-week program in mathematics and science for highly-motivated students entering their sophomore, junior, or senior years of high school. Held on the beautiful campus of Georgetown College in Georgetown, KY, participants preview college ...
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The Little Gym Summer Camps

The Little Gym Summer Camps are here!  Enroll your child for a 3-hour camp of play, adventure, and themed activities in their gymnastics program. Open to ages 3 - 10. Day camp at The Little Gym of Lexington East gives your kid the summer camp experience without the bug bites, ...
The Living Arts and Science Center Summer Camps

The Living Arts and Science Center Summer Camps

The Living Arts and Science Center inspires participation in art and science by engaging the community through education, discovery, exploration and creativity.  They offer a variety of summer camps for kids of all ages! At the LASC, we believe that learning should be fun - for all ages. Camps are ...
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Wildwood Music Therapy Summer Camps

Inclusive, creative, evidence-based music therapy camps! Wildwood Music Therapy is offering a variety of musical summer camps for ages 5 to 18 designed with disability and neurodivergence inclusivity in mind.  Our Rock Band and Ukulele camps focus on musical skill building and playing in an ensemble, while our Social Music ...

 

*Please note some still do not have 2024 camp information available yet.

AKF Martial Arts

Develop greater self-control and boost self-confidence while learning self-defense, leadership skills and mixed martial arts in a fun, family friendly environment. 
Camp Ages 5 – 10

Aldersgate Summer Camp

Enjoy the beauty of Kentucky at Aldersgate. Located about an hour southeast of Kentucky they feature Christian summer camps with a variety of themes. These overnight camps feature hiking, crafts, ropes course, time at the creek or pool and more!
Camp ages Rising 3rd – 12th Grades

Annie’s Answer Summer Horse Camp with Music Therapy

Annie’s Answer is a non-profit and the horse camps make healing and learning fun by utilizing Equine Assisted Therapy and Equine Assisted Learning. Camps will include music therapy segments offered by a board-certified music therapist in collaboration with the Equine-Assisted Learning.
Camp Ages 3 years – young adult

Aviation Summer Camps

Students will learn a wide range of aviation lessons, including flight sim, navigation, and aeronautics.
Camp Ages 10 – 17

Awesome, Inc. Week of Code

Week of Code boosts creativity, logical thinking skills, and brain power. The camp is kept small to ensure everyone gets focused attention.
Camp Ages 9 – 16 at Beginner to Intermediate levels

Bluegrass Christian Camp

Offering Day Camps and Overnight Camps
Camp Ages 5 – 8th Grades

Bluegrass Youth Ballet Summer Kids Fun Art Camps & Summer Intensives

Kids Fun Arts Camps: Join Bluegrass Youth Ballet for an adventure-filled summer!
Children will enjoy arts & crafts, ballet, music, and drama related to each week’s theme. Camp Ages 4 – 8
Summer Intensives: BYB welcomes males and females with a strong ballet background, who have a great love for dance, and who are not afraid to push themselves to the next level in a healthy and positive environment. 
Camp Ages 8 and Up

The Bright Spot Learning Lab

The Bright Spot’s goal is to help individuals develop community and creativity around things they love in a fun and inclusive environment. Enjoy summer camps weeks focused on a variety of themes including Space Camp, Magic Camp, STEMventure Camp, Filmmakers Camp, Camp LEGO and more!
Camp Ages 5 – 12

Camp Bernheim

Your young explorer will participate in kayaking, creek explorations, nature crafts, free play, and much more. They’ll learn about the critters and plants that call Kentucky home while creating lasting memories in nature. With so much to discover, Camp Bernheim promises to give your child an unforgettable summer!
Camp Ages K – 6 Grades
NEW! We’re thrilled to introduce Teen Camp Days on June 20 and 21, and Adult Camp Days on June 28, July 12, and 19.

Camp Carnegie

Camp Carnegie is a series of six pre-professional, half-day camps for rising sixth through eighth grade students at the Carnegie Center.
Camp Ages Rising 6th, 7th, 8th Graders

Camp Horsin’ Around

At Camp Horsin’ Around, we are dreamers and big picture thinkers with the vision of providing a camping facility for children whose health is compromised or who have special needs.

Camp Redwood

Redwood Camp offers a hands-on, active-learning summer camp experience that aligns with the Redwood model of learning through play and exploration. Our discovery-driven, fun and engaging summer camp for children’s active minds and bodies is the perfect place for your child to spend their summer days!
Camp Ages Preschool – Rising 6th Grade

Camp Shalom

Camp Shalom strives to provide a safe, fun and positive environment that nurtures individual and community-based growth while enriching the lives of children from diverse Jewish backgrounds and affiliations. Established in 1968 with the goal of bringing together Jewish kids in central Kentucky for three (3) weeks of fun through an enriching experience.
Camp Ages 4 – 15

Candy Mountain Music

Offerings for ages 2-3yrs, 3-6yrs, 5-8yrs and some special stuff for ages 8 – 13yrs.
Camp Ages 2 – 8 plus special programs for 8 – 13

Cathedral Domain

For Over 100 years The Cathedral Domain has offered quality spiritual formation.  Campers can enjoy rock climing, arts and crafts, swimming, archery, games and more! A quality camp experience provides our children with the opportunity to learn powerful lessons in community, character-building, skill development, and healthy living — a meaningful, engaged, and participatory environment.
Camp Ages 3rd – 12th Grade *Specific weeks are geared toward specific grades

CREATE Studio

When school is out, fun is in at CREATE studio! Our unique camp is full of playful experimentation of art processes and materials. We encourage individual expression and imaginative exploration of each child’s artistic ideas. We offer half day (9-12) and full day options (9-4).
Camp Ages 4 – 11

Code Galaxy Online Summer Camp

‍Code Galaxy Virtual Summer Camps are an amazing opportunity for your kids to make new friends, create amazing projects, and learn the fundamentals of coding in a fun and memorable environment.
Camp Ages 7 – 15

Cut & Paste Craft Studio

We are hard at work right now planning themes, dates and projects for our Summer 2023 Camps. You can expect 9 week-long 1/2 day morning camps, and many, many one-day, afternoon camps. Our themes will cover everything from animals to oceans, pets to Pokémon and will use every art and craft supply we can get our hands on. We will have Miss Delaney Cakes back again for cake and cupcake decorating camps.
Camp Ages 5 & up

Dr. Kim’s Martial Arts Camp

Dr. Kim’s World Taekwondo Academy provides an awesome, fun, exciting, and educational summer camp experience for children in the Lexington community.
Activities include weekly themes such as K-wave week, martial arts Olympics week, archery week, breaking board week, anti-bullying & self-defense week, and much more. We also provide extra indoor and outdoor activities.  Students will enjoy field trips twice a week, including swimming at Palomar Club House, roller skating at Champs, movies at Movie Tavern, go-carts at Malibu Jack’s, and jumping at Sky Zone.
Camp Ages 5 – 12

Drama Llama Improv Camp

Enjoy Summer Theatre Camp with an “Imagination” Theme
Camp Ages 9 – 12

Earth and Art Play Club

Earth and Art Play club provides a unique and calming approach to exploring process art and nature play for tiny humans. With a goal of intrinsic motivation, we let children lead the way and encourage creative PLAY in outdoor environments.
Camp Ages 3 – 7

ESP Summer Camps at FCPS

ESP Summer Camp is an exciting, safe and dependable service offered each year. We offer services for students who have completed their kindergarten year through students entering the fifth grade the following year. Each week, campers have two days of swimming, themed challenges, arts and crafts, and field trips exploring Central Kentucky. For weeks when we may not be in service, we suggest checking out other summer camps for various ages through Parks & Recreation. Camps held at Julius Marks, Stonewall and Veterans Park.
Camp Ages K – 5

Evergreen Nature School

Enroll your child into this summer’s most wild summer experience! Choose one or all of our 8 nature themed exploration camps! Campers will be immersed in exciting educational activities like survival skills, animal encounters, plant identification, and more, all while enjoying the amazing offerings of the great outdoors: sunshine, fresh air, climbing, splashing, running, and just being a kid!
Camp Ages 3 – 12

Explorium of Lexington

Explorium features a variety of themed summer camps all summer long!
Camp Ages K – 5th Grade

Fayette County 4-H

 Join us for 4-H camp from July 22nd-July 26th in London, Kentucky (JM Feltner 4-H camp). This is an overnight camp for ages 9-14 years of age, counselors in training 15 year olds, and junior counselors 16-17 year olds.
The campers will enjoy swimming, canoeing, nature, arts and crafts, and fun with friends!
Camp Ages 9 – 14 (Counselors in Training 15 yrs, Junior Counselors 16 – 17 yrs)

Frederick Douglass Soccer Camp

The Frederick Douglass Youth Soccer Camp will be directed by Coach Megan Adkins (girls’ Varsity Coach) and Coach Blake Parker (boys’ Varsity Coach), assisted by their staff, various college athletes, All State High School athletes, and FDHS soccer student athletes.  
The 2024 Youth Soccer Camp will feature: State of the Art Facilities, GK Training, Camp T-Shirts, and a Pizza Party on the Final Day of Camp.  
Camp Ages K – 6th Grade

Good Shepherd Summer Camp (Frankfort)

Enjoy summer camps for Preschool – Elementary ages.
Camp Ages 3 – 5th Grade

Good Shepherd Day School Summer Camp

Summer Camp 2023 will run for seven weeks – June 12 through July 28, Monday – Friday from 8 am – 1 pm
Camp Ages 3 – 9

Harmony Farm Adventure Camps

Summer Workshops for Middle School & High School students, designed to foster social skills, self-esteem, and mindfulness through engaging activities. Our workshops utilize mediums such as Photography, Equine, and Adventure to impart valuable life skills while offering a fun and enriching experience.
Camp Grades Middle and High School

Hoop Dreams Summer Basketball Camp

Help Your Player Take Their Game to the Next Level With Top-Notch Instruction.
Camp Ages 1st – 8th Grade

Images Modeling Agency Summer Camps

Enjoy Lights, Camera, Strike a Pose camp and Zombie Camp this summer (2023). Camps are held in June and July. Contact 859-273-2301 or images@imagesmodelingagency.com for information.

Inkspire Writing Camp

Fun. Learning to ask questions. Fun. Listening more deeply. Fun. Becoming more creative. Fun.  Developing curiosity.  Fun.
Camp Ages 3rd – 12th Grades

ImpactU at Asbury University

Join us this summer for one (or two) residential high school camps that focus on a variety of content areas. Students choose one subject area to study for the entire week and enjoy academic sessions led by experienced faculty and talented college students multiple times each day. Students will get a five-day, college-like experience that includes all food, lodging, supplies, evening activities and hands-on exploration of an academic area in the context of a Christian community.
Camp Ages  High School Students

InnOVATION Arts Summer Camps

We work to offer dynamic performance opportunities to our students wherein they can apply their learned skills, grow in knowledge and experience, and cultivate imagination and empathy.
Camp Ages 3 – 18

K-Readiness Camp

Provide your child the opportunity to learn at K-Ready Camp. Designed for children ages 4 to 6, campers learn kindergarten-readiness and friendship skills in an inclusive, diverse, and supportive environment. Applied Behavioral Analysis graduate students and UK College of Education faculty, including a Board Certified Behavior Analyst, oversee camp. Children take part in a variety of small-group activities such as art, snack, reading, and more.
Camp Ages 4 – 5

K State 4-H Summer Camps

4-H fosters a “learn by doing” approach. Activities, events, and programs are centered around three program areas: science, healthy living, and citizenship.
Camp Ages Middle School and High School

Kentucky History Center and Museums Summer Camp

Make, play, and investigate your way through history at our signature week-long program for ages 6-12. Participants explore KHS exhibits, meet special guest speakers, collaborate with new friends, create art inspired by history, and engage in hands-on games and activities. With small class sizes, quality supplies, and top-notch teachers, campers will have a great time learning about Kentucky history.
Camp Ages Rising 1st – Rising 6th Grade

KidStrong Summer Camp

Your child will have a blast while learning with their peers and getting tons of physical activity. We’ll be reinforcing important skills like confidence, teamwork, physical fitness, social skills, good sportsmanship, and more!
Camp Ages 5 – 9

La Bonne Vie Cooking Camps

Does your kiddo love cooking? Do you hate the cleanup? Our Chefs have put together a fun, creative itinerary that is unique each week. (You’ll even find them cooking YOU dinner!)
Camp Ages 4 – 6 (Junior Chef), All other camps – Ages 7 – 15

Legacy Sports Camps

It’s time to jump, flip and run into an extreme-ly fun summer! Legacy’s Summer camp is chalk-­full of gymnastics, dance, ninja, and all-­sports activities! Participants are asked to bring their own snacks, lunches and drinks. Join us for a week of fun, including a tie-dye activity included in enrollment!
Camp Ages TBA

LEGO Mindstorm Robotics Camp

This year our theme is Bugs! Using Lego EV3 robots, campers will create and program robots to complete real-world tasks. Then we will end the week with Robot Wars! Will you have the Last Robot Standing?
Camp Ages Elementary, Middle and Advanced Camp

Lexington Catholic Summer Camps

We invite you to our campus for a week of fun, filled activities. Camps include Soccer, Volleyball, Football, Archery, Engineering, and more!
Camp Ages vary for each camp

Lexington Children’s Theatre Summer Theatre School

The mission of Lexington Children’s Theatre’s Education Department is to provide students of all ages with the means to actively explore the beauty, diversity, complexity and challenges of the world around them through the dramatic process. We strive for our students to develop their own unique creative voice, their imagination, and their understanding of drama and its role in society. There are a variety of camps for different age groups as well as numerous themes throughout the summer.
Camp Ages 4 – 16

Lexington Ice Center Camp Chillin’

Ice Skating with Instruction & On-ice play time. Three Gyms for Basketball, Soccer, Pickleball, Fun & Games, Outdoor Mini-Golf – Three Award Winning, 54 hole courses, Arts & Crafts & Learning
Camp Grades K – 5th

Lexington Tennis Club Summer Camps

Campers will be introduced to all tennis strokes as well as scorekeeping through drills and games. All skill levels welcome.
Camp Ages 6 – 10

Lexington Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation offers a variety of summer camps for many age groups. See each camp for specific age requirements.
Art Kids, Camp Kearney, Castlewood Community Center, Community Summer Teen Retreat, Dance Babies Camp, Dance Kids Camp, Equestrian Camp, ESP at ACE Elementary and Stonewall Elementary, Golf and Recreation, Kenwick Community Center, Outdoor Nature Camp, Tennis and Swim, Therapeutic Recreation, and Youth Football

Lexington Theatre Company

Join the Artist Development Program for summer of musical theatre fun.
Camp Ages Rising K – Adult

Life Adventure Center Camps

Come join us on our beautiful 575-acre campus for a week packed with outdoor adventure experiences!
Camp Ages 5 – 15

Manners at the Farm Summer Camp

Manners at the farm camp is a program designed to empower children with confidence, poise and kindness! Our camps are offered as one, two days and one week. Each week is a different theme at the farm!
Camp Ages K – 4th Grade

Martial Arts USA

Kids will get the chance to seize the summer with exploration, a focus on character development through martial arts, education and field trips.
Camp Ages 5 +

MC Soccer Camps at EKU

Players of all levels will improve skills through dynamic activities and games in a stimulating environment. Groups will be organized by age and ability for all coaching sessions during the camp.
Camp Ages 5 – 12

Newton’s Attic

Newton’s Attic will offer a variety of STEM day camps weekly June 3rd – Friday August 9th, 2024.
Camp Grades 1st – 10th and occasional 9th grade + offerings

Nike Boys Basketball Summer Camp at Transylvania University

Join Transylvania University Head Men’s Basketball Coach Brian Lane and the 2020 HCAC Champions in Lexington, KY in summer 2024 for serious fun! Offering three camp sessions for you to sharpen your fundamental skills and shooting technique – attend both back-to-back camps to really see your game take flight and set yourself apart from the competition.
Camp Ages 9 – 17

Nike Girls Basketball Summer Camp at Transylvania University

Head to Transylvania University in summer 2024 and train with the back-to-back HCAC Champions and 2022-23 National Champions with Head Women’s Basketball Coach Juli Fulks! Choose either the shooting camp, complete skills camp, or both to elevate your game, make new friends, and have fun at this top Nike Girls Basketball Camp in Lexington, KY!
Camp Ages 8 – 17

Ninja Warrior Camp

Ultimate Ninja Athletics is proudly owned by 4x Ninja Warrior contestant, Brendan Kelly. Brendan uses his experience and enthusiasm for the activity to provide unique and thorough instruction during his classes.
Camp Ages 5 – 13

Pepperhill Farm Summer Camp

For more than 50 years, kids in the Bluegrass have called Pepperhill Farm their “home away from home.” Nestled in the rolling hills of Jessamine County, it’s close enough to Lexington to be convenient for parents, but just far enough out of town for campers to get a taste country life. Pepperhill Preschool students grow into Pepperhill summer campers, then become counselors, and eventually send their own children back to the place they love.
Camp Ages 2 – 14