It’s time to find the best summer camp for your kids and we have our favorite summer camp locations all listed in one place! If we missed your favorite, drop it in a comment below!
The Best Indianapolis Summer Camps
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AYS Summer Enrichment
En Pointe Indiana Ballet Summer Camp
Ready to take your ballet training to the next level? En Pointe Indiana’s Ballet Summer Intensive draws experienced ballet students as well as high-profile guest instructors from across the globe. The immersive five-week program focuses on improving essential skills, while developing well-rounded dancers through an emphasis on classical ballet and an exposure to a wide variety of dance disciplines.
Age 3-5 years – Dance Camp ◙ Age 6-12 years – Junior Intensive ◙ Age 10-22 years – Senior Intensive
Indianapolis Healthplex Summer Camp
Each day is jam-packed with fun and exciting activities aimed at keeping the campers moving and thinking. The Indianapolis Healthplex has enough programming to keep things interesting for campers all summer long – no two days are exactly alike! Swimming, Basketball, Tennis, Taekwondo, Soccer, Fitness, Arts & Crafts, and more!
Bach to Rock
Bach to Rock offers summer camps for students ages 3-17 in Fishers, Carmel and Zionsville! Each camp creates a unique opportunity for kids to explore their musical interests. With camps like Rock Band, Glee Club and Beat Making, we have an option for everyone! No experience necessary!
Spark your kid’s creativity and build their confidence with our new Camp Invention® program, Explore! When this nationally acclaimed program comes to your town, children in grades K-6 will collaborate with friends in hands-on, open-ended STEM adventures. They’ll dive into ocean research with their own robotic fish, develop inventions for space exploration, build a spinning robotic artist and design a mega marble arcade! Each activity is designed to inspire curiosity, stretch imaginations and give your explorer an epic summer experience. Visit invent.org/local to secure your spot!
Indianapolis Children’s Choir (ICC) SOAR Summer Music Camp
Children entering grades 1-8 can experience the power of music, artistry, leadership, and community at the Indianapolis Children’s Choir’s SOAR Summer Music Camp. SOAR will introduce part-singing, music theory, instruments, and fun! Two sessions available: June 6-9 or July 11-15; sessions end with a concert so singers can perform.
Goldman Union Camp Institute
Goldman Union Camp Institute (GUCI) is a Reform Jewish Movement summer camp serving the Midwest since 1958. Our campers and staff create and live in an atmosphere not only where it is cool to be Jewish, but it is celebrated. Goldman Union Camp Institute is a place where children grow and mature into responsible, knowledgeable Jewish young adults. What they take from camp never leaves them…the friends…the music…the campfires…the education…the memories that only GUCI can provide.
Jameson Camp provides all campers with a fun, safe, and supportive environment. We offer all the fun activities of camp such as swimming, camping, arts and crafts, and adventure programming. What makes our camp different from others is that our program is specially designed to assist children and youth to discover new skills, strengths, and self-confidence. Our trained staff help reinforce the value of personal responsibility, a positive attitude, and peaceful conflict resolution with children who often have experienced neglect, abuse, or are coping with other stressful situations.
Kids Dance Outreach
Ages 8-11, tuition free program ($25 one-time registration fee to reserve spot). The Kids Dance Outreach program uses unique dance styles along with live music, allowing students of every level to succeed! Space is limited and will be on a first come first served basis. *No previous dance experience necessary.
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Wishes Dance Studio
June and July heat up at Wishes Dance Studio with our half day and full day sessions. We have several themes this summer: Rhythm STEAMnation Academy, Choreography Academy, Gotta Dance Academy, Be Our Guest Academy, Frozen Academy, Dance Tok Academy, American Girl Doll Academy and MORE. During the academy your dancer will play games, make crafts, have story time, and most definitely do tons and tons of DANCING! Our week wouldn’t be complete without a game or two of DANCE DROP and playing BEAUTY PARLOR. Our academies run from Monday through Thursday with a parent showcase on Thursday