2023 Summer Camp Guide
Summer will be here before we know it! Check out this list of some of the best 2023 Summer programming for kids across the Treasure Valley.
Not your average camp, The Academy for Contemporary Theater (A.C.T.) at BCT offers summer classes from 1-4 pm for just $180 per session! These classes teach valuable skills for young artists just beginning or those continuing their artistic journey.
-Youth Acting One: ages 7-11, June 12-16
-Teen Acting One: ages 12-18, June 19-23
-Youth Acting Two: ages 7-11, June 26-30
-Teen Acting Two-Preprofessional: ages 12-18, July 24-28
854 Fulton St, Boise, ID 83702
Learn more: https://bctheater.org/act/
We provide summer camps to youth (ages 5-14) that include various sports and recreational activities. Our program is unique in that all participants get the opportunity to learn and participate in up to 20 different sports and activities during their time in our program. This allows children to have fun playing familiar sports, while also having the ability to learn and experience novel sports and activities.
Boise State University 1920 University Dr. Boise, ID 83725
Learn more: https://www.boisestate.edu/kinesiology/summer-youth-sports-program/
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BoiseBits Kids Run Club is offering two, 4-week Summer Seasons for both the Run Club and YogiBits Yoga program for children ages 2-12 with locations in Boise, Meridian and Eagle. Summer Season #1 runs 6/5-7/1 and Summer Season #2 runs 7/10-8/5, with drop-in options as well make-up classes available in either season. Kids learn growth mindset, confidence, teamwork and resilience through FUN running activities, agility drills and relays. The YogiBits program teaches the same empowerment principles but through child-friendly & engaging yoga.
Boise, Meridian & Eagle Parks
Learn more: https://boisebits.com/
We’ve got a camp for everyone this year from Jedi training camp, to junior space cadets, creative geniuses, STEM sports stars, wondering wizards, young discoverers and MORE! Enjoy a fun-filled break with our education team! Camps will book fast, so make sure to register today! Members receive STEM Camp discounts. Join today!
Learn more: https://www.dcidaho.org/education/on-site-programs/camps
Our Summer/Winter Variety Camps provide a diverse exploratory experience for ages 4-14 in art, music, theatre, and more. Our TEEN intensives (age 12-19) provide an in-depth study and larger projects in ensemble, art, voice, acting, and film. Our bootcamps for various age groups provide a fun intro to begin or continue the next level of serious study in your area of choice between musical instruments, theatre, or visual arts.
3017 S Meridian Rd Meridian, ID
Learn more: encorecreativecenter.com
Join us for day or overnight camp to disconnect and develop outdoor skills. At camp, the experiences you have will last a lifetime. Horseback riding, whitewater rafting, rock climbing, canoeing, and archery are just a few things you will find at Girl Scout Camp this summer.
-Camp Alice Pittenger Waterfront Resident Camp Located in McCall, ID Serving campers Grades 2-12.
-Camp TAM Mountain/Horse Resident Camp located in Swan Valley, ID Serving Campers Grades 2-12.
-Camp Echo Day Camp Located in Boise, ID Serving Campers Grades K-5.
8948 W Barnes St, Boise ID83709
Learn more: https://www.girlscouts-ssc.org/en/members/for-girl-scouts/camp-and-outdoors.html
Goldfish Swim School's unique Jump Start Clinics are designed for families looking to get their kids water-ready in a hurry, or brush up on swimming skills. They're a great way to introduce kids to the fundamentals of water safety, take full advantage of school vacations, get peace of mind before a water-centric vacation or even start the journey to an Olympic medal!
Jump Start Clinics include four consecutive days of 30-minute swim lessons that focus on everything from teaching the fundamentals of water safety to fine-tuning stroke technique.
1001 N Milwaukee St, Boise, ID 83704
Learn more: www.goldfishswimschool.com/boise/ and sign up here: https://app.iclasspro.com/portal/gssboise/classes?programs=83,84,85,86,81,82,87
iCode Boise offers STEAM and coding camps for kids in Boise, Idaho. We are located in SE Boise's Harris Ranch, next to The STIL and Lucky 13. Whether it's spring break, summer break, or a school holiday, we've got many camp topics to choose from! From Minecraft and Texas Instruments to Robotics and Digital Photography, we have great offerings for kids ages 6-18. Our 9AM-4PM daily camp schedule is well-structured and includes outdoor brain breaks with our awesome Instructors in our large outdoor spaces.
4940 E Mill Station Drive Suite 103 Boise, Idaho 83716
Learn more: https://icodeschool.com/boise121
i9 Sports is offering multi-sports Summer Camps for boys and girls ages 6-12. Mon-Thurs, 9am-1pm offered at two convenient locations. Two different weeks to choose from in June and two in July. Kids get to play flag football, soccer, basketball, lacrosse, and/or volleyball.
925 N Cloverdale Rd (Boise Valley Adventist School)
Learn more: www.i9sports.com
The Idaho Shakespeare Festival is thrilled to offer creative theater camps for ages 3-18. Camp Shakespeare, Camp Broadway, Camp Musical and Camp Improv are 1-3 week long camps. There's something for everyone. Join us!
Learn more: https://idahoshakespeare.org/summer-camps/
Summer Camps at the Idaho State Museum are a great way to provide hands-on learning opportunities for your family! Experience history like never before as you play, explore, and make new friends. Camp activities incorporate STEM learning and tie into K-5 learning curriculum.
610 Julia Davis Dr., Boise, ID
Learn more: http://history.idaho.gov/camps/
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Bring on the fun! Multi-sport camps where campers can choose daily between non-contact football, soccer, or basketball. Campers will participate in sport skill and agility training, wacky games, daily life skills, and nutrition education, all encompassed in our exciting and engaging camp atmosphere! Includes a t-shirt and post camp goodie. Sunshine, sports, games and fun, a Just Kids Skill Camp is number one!
We are a remote business putting on camps in Boise, Meridian and Eagle.
Learn more: https://jordankentcamps.com/
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We are offering 8 weeks of soccer summer camps beginning June 5th. Our soccer camps are for players age 6-12 and all skill levels are welcomed. Camps are Monday-Friday from 8:45-12:30pm at Kristin Armstrong Municipal Park. We will be offering soccer classes for ages 2-5 year olds during the summer too!
Kristin Armstrong Municipal Park - 500 S Walnut St Boise ID PLUS will have soccer classes at other locations!
Learn more: www.boiseyouthsoccer.com
Skyhawks Sports Camps are beginner to intermediate level introduction-to-sports camps. Kiddos will learn fundamentals of their sport in a fun and engaging environment where they will build confidence, socialize with kiddos, & learn about life skills we use inside & outside of sports. Our camps are a great experience for all kiddos but allow parents to assess if their kiddos want to pursue a league/team of that sport. We provide all equipment.
Across the Treasure Valley
Learn more: http://www.skyhawks.com/boise
We offer camps for school age children Kindergarten and up. Our kids stay active with daily field trips, swim days, gymnastics and so much more. Find more information at the link below!
1379 N Cloverdale Rd. Boise, ID 83713
Learn more: http://www.tumbletimegymnastics.com
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We offer a variety of different camps at both TVCT in Meridian and The Creative Space in Garden City, including Annie Musical Theater Camp, The Little Mermaid Camp, Disney’s Descendants Camp, Shakespeare Camp, Fairytale Camp, Villain Camp, Comedy and Clowning, and SO MUCH MORE! We play games, do activities, make friends, and even perform a final showcase at the end of the week, all while encompassing and teaching about our five core values: Respect, Courage, Commitment, Enthusiasm, and Excellence. Our camps are usually 5 days a week/3 hours long and we have scholarship opportunities available for those interested. Our mission is to empower youth to realize their full potential and use the confidence gained and skills learned to change the world!
Learn more: www.treasurevalleychildrenstheater.com
Wings Center Summer Camp is filled with Weird, Wacky, and Wild activities for ages 3 years through 6th grade. Go wild with us exploring WEIRD animals and science. Get Wacky solving mysteries and enjoying winter in July. Let’s get WILD exploring extreme sports and dirty jobs! Each week we will enjoy weekly field and park trips: swimming, rock climbing, Planet Kid play, outdoor activities and so much more.
1875 Century Way, Boise, ID 83709
Learn more: https://www.wingscenter.com/
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Here at WonkyDoodles we offer a wide variety of fun and creative art and craft classes to boys and girls ages 5-17. In our summer classes and day camps we will be exploring all kinds of mediums and techniques such as guided drawings, painting, mixed media, resin art, flow art and fun craft projects. You can choose to do one class or one a week with our flexible class schedule. Classes are held in my home studio, therefore seating is limited to 6 students, 12 for paint parties.
3498 N. Pescado Way Meridian Idaho 83646
Learn more: http://www.wonkydoodles.com
Our Sports and Arts Camp is intended to help the students who participate to learn about their gifts and purpose. The camp will include a variety of activities, including an Art program, Music program, Sports program and STEM program. All of the programs will help kids explore their gifts, their talents, help them make friends and show them Jesus has a purpose for their life. For more information, visit meridiangrc.org. $25 cost for the camp includes a T-Shirt.
Want your Kids to come to camp, but can't pay? Not a problem! Just enter the code MADE4THIS when you are checking out, and get a scholarship for all your kiddos to participate for free!
Meridian Gathering and Resource Center 237 E. State Avenue, Meridian, ID, 83642
Learn more: https://www.meridiangrc.org/
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Other local options:
The following businesses might have summer programming available.
Asana Climbing Gym
Ballet Idaho and Academy
Bishop Kelly High School
Bodies in Motion
Boise Nationals Timbers Soccer Camps
Boise State Summer Academy
Boise Urban Garden
BRSC Summer Junior Tennis Camps
Camp Rainbow Gold
Children's Museum of Idaho
City of Boise
City of Kuna
City of Meridian
City of Star
edVentures Lab Summer STEAM Camps
Explorers Outdoor School
Idaho Botanical Garden
Indie Chicas Soccer
Let's Play Music
Rise Volleyball Academy
Summer Junior Golf Group Sessions
The Cabin Summer Writing Camps
The Little Gym
Tum E Time
Wine & Design
Boise Rock School
Are you involved in a Summer Camp that isn't featured in our Guide?
It's not to late to add you! Email Becca@boisewithkids.com for information!