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Austin Summer Camp Guide 2024

Welcome to (almost) summer! We are so thrilled to once again bring you out top picks for summer camps in our Austin Summer Camp Guide! Whether your kids are in to sports, theater or STEM, this guide will steer you in the right direction. Register soon before they fill up, and tell them Carrie at Ladies Lifestyle Network network sent you :)

Austin Summer Camp Guide

Mad Science & Crayola Imagine Arts Academy   

Mad Science & Crayola Imagine Arts Academy programs are designed with exciting, fun and hands-on science and art activities for children. Your child will become a junior scientist or artist, having the opportunity to experience a variety of hands-on adventures. Locations all over the Austin area!

Phone number: 512-892-1143

Twitter: @MadScienceIsFun

Instagram: @MadScienceATXSA

Idea Lab Austin

Discover the excitement at Idea Lab, one of Austin’s premier STEM Camps for ages 5-13.

With two thriving campuses and multiple satellite locations throughout the Austin area, experience the magic that keeps campers returning each summer! Our 2019-established Burnet Road location boasts three years of full enrollment—secure your spot swiftly. Excitingly, our new NW Austin site at 13642 Research Blvd opens this summer, ready to welcome joyous campers.

Explore fresh, imaginative STEM themes for an unparalleled summer adventure! Themes include Robotics, Coding, 3D Printing, multiple Engineering, and Science focuses, and Cooking! Camp is from 9-3 pm with before and after care and Early Bird Discounts available! Explore a diverse array of weekly camps at Idea Lab, each offering a unique experience. Engage in full-day camps diving into Science, Engineering, Cooking, and Art themes. Alternatively, immerse yourself in half-day technology camps featuring Robotics, Coding, 3D Printing, Stop Motion Animation, and Creative Tech Arts – and customize your experience by combining them for a full day of learning and fun!

Phone Number: 512-494-6744(512) 494-6d, Suite 500Austin, TX757862Burnet Rd, Suite 50

Instagram: @idealabkidsaustin

Creator Camp

Creator Camp offers an engaging and educational summer experience for kids aged 6-13. We provide a variety of camps that cover different creative and technical skills, and we have multiple locations across the greater Austin area. Our main offerings include:

**Creative Camps (3 Days): Hollywood Filmmakers, YouTube Creators, Lego & Clay Animators, Music & Beats Producers.

**Tech Camps (2 Days): Minecraft Modders & Coders, Roblox Game Masters, Minecraft Redstone Engineers, 3D Game Developers.

These camps are designed to be hands-on and interactive, ensuring that each child can learn at their own pace while being part of a supportive and engaging community. The camps run at various locations with schedules to accommodate everyone. Each camp focuses on different skills, ensuring that your child can find something that interests them and can develop new skills while having fun.

Instagram: @creatorcamptx

Georgetown Palace Theatre Education Summer Camps

When school is out, our curtain goes up! At the Georgetown Palace Theatre, from June 3 - August 11, incoming 1st-12th graders can experience the rush of rehearsing and performing a fully produced show -- with costumes, props, sets, lights, and sound -- in just TWO WEEKS! No previous experience needed -- everyone gets a role! There are FIVE sessions to choose from over the summer, with different shows for separate age groups in each session, all led by performing arts professionals.

Camps run Monday through Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm. The cost of each two-week camp is $575 per camper. (That's less than $290 per week!) Early drop-off and late pick-up are available for small fees. Performances are scheduled for the weekend following each two-week session, and campers receive a limited number of tickets to invite family or friends to come see their show! For more information or to register, see below.

Phone: 512-763-4532

Instagram: @georgetownpalace_education

Journey Martial Arts

Join the Ultimate Summer Adventure at Journey Martial Arts: Fun, Games, and More!

This summer, Journey invites your children to seven exhilarating camp sessions, each brimming with fun, games, and a splash of martial arts for character-building. 

Phone: 512-670-9716

UTeach Outreach - College of Natural Sciences, UT Austin 

Registration is OPEN for all 2024 UTeach Outreach summer camps! We offer a variety of programs that inspire and engage 3rd-12th graders with inquiry-based, hands-on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) content.

All camps are held on campus at UT Austin and allow students to explore the 40 acres, tour research labs, visit with engineers, swim at Gregory Gym, and more! Camps include the UT PREP Summer STEM Pathway as well as Chemistry, Research in Life Sciences, and Space Camp. Seats are first come, first served, so grab a spot while you can! We can't wait to learn with you this summer! 

Phone: 512-471-4992

Instagram: @uteachoutreach

Mathnasium of Northwest Hills

Make math a memorable part of your child's summer by enrolling them in Camp Mathnasium! It's a fun and engaging way to keep yp your child's math skills so they're ready to go in the fall. Campers will learn face-to-face with instructors and they'll also play fun math games, explore STEM related projects and more!

To read more about Camp Mathnasium, click here:

Phone: (512) 837-MATH (6284), ext.1

Camp Champions

Camp Champions has created a tradition of excellence since 1967. This beautiful camp on Lake LBJ offers the fantastic activities and best-trained counselors that you expect from a top overnight summer camp. However, it is our developmental focus on building strong kids that most differentiates Camp Champions from other top camps in Texas. Camp Champions specializes in two and three-week sessions where we create a loving community and encourage every camper to discover the best versions of themselves. Camp Champions also operates tech-free, which creates an important break from phones and screens.

Instagram: @campchampions

Club SciKidz

 If you're looking for the best STEM/STEAM summer camps near you in Austin, Texas, look no further than Club SciKidz Austin. Our renowned STEM Austin summer camps are the pinnacle of interactive learning and hands-on exploration for young minds. Our team of passionate educators and experts is dedicated to nurturing your child's curiosity and unleashing their potential. Our summer camps offer an unparalleled experience, fostering a love for STEM that lasts far beyond the summer. We've carefully crafted our STEM programs to inspire your child's curiosity and help them excel. Our STEM curriculum is designed to be exciting and interactive, featuring hands-on experiments and projects that keep kids engaged and eager to learn. We foster a love for STEM/STEAM that extends beyond our camp's duration. We pride ourselves in offering the best STEM summer camp experiences that are conveniently located near you.

Phone: 512-401-8


Instagram: @clubscikidzatx

The Art Garage

The Art Garage has been curating and hosting Holiday and Summer Art Camps in South Austin for over 13 years. Our Camps sell out because our focus is always on the kids. Our teachers genuinely love what they do and provide quality instruction while providing a warm, safe space for your kids to thrive. We hope to see your kids for camp this year!

Phone: 737-330-3289/512-852-9900

Instagram: @theartgarage_atx


When the final school bell rings for summer vacation, it's the perfect time for kids to lace up and dash into action with Sportball's Summer Camps.

We've got half-day sprints and full-day marathons, packed with activities from 8 different sports, skill sharpening, and just the right amount of friendly competition for children aged 4 and up. Our Sportball Methodology isn't just a fancy term—it's our secret sauce that ensures every kiddo leaves each day with stories of their epic spring escapades and a big, tired smile!

Phone: 512-407-8814

Instagram: @sportballaustin

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