Best Camps for Kids in Dallas-Fort Worth 2022

Mary Jaira Reyes
Posted by  Mary Jaira Reyes, on Feb 22, 2022 5:15:04 PM

Why settle on expensive vacations outside DFW  and suffer long road trips?  Although places some may give you the best experience, there are a lot of camps in DFW that you should be enrolling your child in. Here are the best camps for kids in Dallas Forth Worth this 2022:

 

 

Best Camps for Kids in Dallas-Fort Worth 2022

 

1. Creative Soul Music Camps

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Experience the best music camp in DFW!
Explore your pick of Keys, Drums, Guitar, Bass, & Singing! Our outstanding Soul Faculty team will be teaching you how to play your instrument of choice in one week!
Teaming into your very own "band", campers perform end of week in one of our state-of-the-art Live Stage venues in each of our three music school locations for your family & friends!

Ages: Toddlers: 3-6 years | Kids: 7-16yrs

Activities:

Learning instruments: Singing, Piano, Guitar, Violin, Bass Guitar, Drums, Clarinet, Ukulele, more 

Good for Beginners?

Yes
Summer Camp date:

Fort Worth: June 13th-17th, July 11th-15th

Southlake: June 27th-JULY 1st, July 25th-29th

Keller/Watauga: June 20th-24th, June 18th-22nd

Hours: Mon-Thu:  9-3pm, Friday:  9-1pm
Performance Friday:  12pm
Day or overnight: Daytime 
Cost: $325
Link for ages 3-6: Lil Soul Music Camp
Link for ages: 7-16: Summer Music Camp
Address:

Fort Worth: 5236 S Hulen St, Fort Worth, TX 76132, United States

Keller Watauga: 5633 Watauga Rd, Watauga, TX 76148

Southlake: 280 Commerce St #195, Southlake, TX 76092

Phone:

Fort Worth: (817) 677-8506

Keller Watauga: (817) 764-1074

Southlake: (817) 485-7464

 

2. YMCA Camp Carter

YMCA Camp Carter

YMCA's Camp Carter is a wonderful opportunity to reconnect with the friends you made and some of your favorite counselors. And if you are new to camp, Spring Break Day Camp allows you to get a taste of what summer camp is like. Each day, campers will enjoy participating in traditional activities like archery, high adventure, canoeing, and more! 

Ages: 5  - 17 years old

Activities:

swimming, fishing, challenge course, riding horses, archery, canoeing, etc.
Spring Camp date:

March 14-18,2022

Summer Camp date:

June 2022

Camp hours:

7:00am-8:15am (Pre Camp)

8:30am-4:00pm (Camp Time)

4:00-6:00p (Post Camp)

Day or overnight: Both
Lego camp: https://www.ymcadallas.org/stem/firstlegoleague
Code camp: Bloomz app code is: KGRSW7
Cost: Members: $220/week per child
Non-Members: $270/week per child
Link: https://ymcacampcarter.org/summer-camps
Address:  6200 Sand Springs Rd, Fort Worth, TX 76114, United States
Phone:  +1 817-738-9241

 

3. Kidventure Camps Dallas

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Kidventure runs an active and purposeful curriculum with activities aimed at serving the whole child, including science, athletics, art, team building, and more. Their goal remains to simply help grow happy, healthy kids in camp activities

Ages: 3-12 years old

Activities:

sports, art projects, challenges, special snack activities,  character building.
Spring Camp date: March 14-18, 2022
Summer Camp date: June 6, 2022
Camp hours: Curbside Drop Off 8:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Regular Camp 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Curbside Pick Up 3:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
Day or overnight: Both
Cost: $40-$320
DFW link: https://kidventure.com/dallas-summer-camp/
Phone: 214.303.9789

 

 

4. Camp Fire First Texas

North Texas Giving Day

In Camp Fire First Texas, children and youth find a safe, fun and inclusive place – a place where they form lasting relationships, develop a sense of belonging and make positive contributions to the lives of their families and their community. Camp Fire youth have life-enhancing experiences and develop assets that are essential to their futures.

Ages:  4 – 13 years old

Activities:

information here
Summer Camp date:

June 13 – July 29, 2022

Camp hours: Monday – Friday 6:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Day or overnight camp: Both
Cost: $60-$185
Phone: 817.831.2111

 

5. Fort Wonder - Summer Camps

Summer Camp

Fort Wonder programs provide campers with a classic summer camp atmosphere that focuses on memory-making, peer relationships, and community.  Their curriculum helps campers access their creativity and sense of wonder as a tool for education and engagement, ultimately creating unique, age-appropriate learning opportunities for each participant. 

 

Ages: 3-15 years old

Activities:

games, zumba, girls confidence-building, leadership skills, science learning, mobile development, theatre, more
Summer Camp date:

May 31 - June 10  2022 |  June 13 - July 29 2022 | August 1 - 5 2022

Camp hours:

7:45 a.m. – 8:45 a.m

9 AM – 3:30 PM,

3:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m 

Day or overnight Daytime
Lego camp: Yes
Cost: $210 per enrollment
Phone: 817.302.3271

 

6. Ascend Camp & Retreat Center

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Ascend Texas' day camps have five-hours access to our common grounds. They offer one meal, self-facilitated activities including: Trail Hikes, Mini-Golf, Field Sports such as Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball and more at discounted rates.

Ages: Kids and Teens

Activities:

Outdoor Movie Night, Zip-Line or Rope Course, Team Building Activities, Swimming, Paintball, Live Animal Show, Inflatables (obstacles course + 20ft slide), Indoor Archery Games, Hayride, Bubble Soccer, BB Gun, Archery Tag, Archery Tag, Swimming, Horse Riding
Day or overnight camp: Both
Lego camp: None
Code camp: None
Email: info@ascendtexas.com
Phone: (469) 998-2267

 

7. Camp John Marc 

CAMP IS MORE THAN A PLACE | Camp John Marc

Camp John Marc inspires confidence for life through high-quality camping programs for children, teens, and families. Year-round programming and specialized camp facilities are uniquely designed in partnership with Dallas-Fort Worth area pediatric hospitals, community volunteers, and health organizations that are dedicated to serving campers living with chronic medical and physical challenges.

Ages: 3-12 years old

Activities:

Sports and Games, Fishing, Nature, Live Streams, Sights viewing, Songs & Stories
Dates:

February 15, March 15, April 12

Camp hours: ----
Day or overnight camp: Daytime
Cost: ----
Email: mail@campjohnmarc.org
Phone: 214-360-0056

 

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