Tampa Bay METRO’s Summer Camps Guide 2017

Bay Area Parents, follow this evolving guide of great Summer Day Camps to keep your children engaged over the summer break.


Academy at the Lakes

Academy at the Lakes offers more than 60 summer programs including academic, creative, recreation, and sports camps. Favorites include Camp Invention, Video Production, and Archery. Conveniently located in Land O’Lakes, our camps serve ages 3 through 14.

Visit www.summeratthelakes.camp to view a catalog and register online!

Busch Gardens Camp

Camp is a time to make new friends, try new things, come face-to-face with a giraffe and challenge a dive coaster. Busch Gardens Summer Camp offers camp programs for animal lovers, coaster enthusiasts, future veterinarians and everything in between. Day Camp for K-12th and Resident Camp – 5th-College.

Register now at www.buschgardens.com/camps or call 1.877.BGT.CAMP.

Calvary Christian High School

Calvary Christian High School would like to invite students from 3rd-12th grades to explore our fun camp opportunities. Visit the Athletic tab on our website, www.cchs.us, to consider enriching your summer with one of our camps. Calvary offers a safe and beautiful experience for summer activities. CCHS serves grades 9 – 12 and is affiliated with 6 partner schools serving pre-k through 8th grades.

Contact Woodbury.donella@cchs.us for more information on outstanding Christian Schools.

Cambridge Christian Camps

Cambridge Christian Camps provide opportunities for discipleship and skill development. Students learn life lessons relating to sacrifice, self-discipline, and perseverance in a fun, safe Christian environment. The Sports, Academics, Art and College Camps are led by CCS teachers, coaches and trusted business partners who have a heart for kids.

Call 813.872.6744 for more information or register at www.CCSLancers.com.

Carrollwood Day School Summer Day Camps

CDS Summer Day Camps offer all-day themed camps running from 9am until 3:30 pm for students entering grades 1 through 8. These camps provide opportunities for children to explore their imagination and develop skills during the summer weeks.  Each week of camp the campers will attend one field trip and visit an off site pool. Before and after care is also available.

For more information, visit www.carrollwooddayschool.org.

CAMP IDS at Corbett Preparatory School

For nearly two decades, CAMP IDS has been one of Tampa’s most popular summer camp programs offering 60+ different full- and half-day camps. All welcome. PreK3 – high school. Camps offered June 12 – July 28. Before & aftercare. Bus service. Performing & Visual Arts. Sports. Academics. Technology. Engineering. Languages. Cooking. More.

Call 813-961-3087 or visit www.corbettprep.com.

Patel Conservatory at the Straz Center

Dream, reach, discover, create, make new friends, meet cool people, learn to perform. Music, dance and theater — you’d be crazy not to join the fun world of performing arts camps and classes at the Patel Conservatory at the Straz Center. We have scholarships available, too! We can’t wait to hear from you.

Call 813.222.1040 or email us at patelconservatory@strazcenter.org.

Riverside Military Academy

(RMA) produces highly educated, motivated, and physically fit young men of character, dedicated to the values necessary for good citizenship, and who, upon graduation, are prepared to succeed in college and beyond. Established in 1907, RMA has earned an international reputation for excellence through the application of high, rigorous standards that focus on intellectual, physical, and moral/ethical development.

Visit www.riversidemilitary.com.

Saint Paul’s Summer Camps

Robotics, Marine Science, Baseball, Cheerleading, Cooking, Fine Arts, Field Trips, Recreation & Activities, and Classic Day Camps! With the variety of camps being offered this summer, making fun, long-lasting memories won’t be hard to do! Camps for 3 year olds through rising 8th graders from June 5 – August 4. Camp hours: 9am – 3pm. Before and After Care is available. Our full day camps will accommodate your working schedule as early as 8 a.m. and as late as 6 p.m. It’s a Saint Paul’s summer, come be a part of the fun!

Call 727.536.2756, visit www.clearwatersindependentschool.org.

Summer at Shorecrest

From video game design, and building underwater ROVs, to LEGO Robotics and drone photography, Summer at Shorecrest offers opportunities for intense learning that just feels like fun! Programs run May 30 -August 4, open to students in PK-12th grade. Before and after care is available.

Visit www.shorecrest.org/summer for rates, registration and more info.

Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo Camps

Kids love summer camp at Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo – you’ll love the all-inclusive pricing! Choose from 100 unique and interactive camps sponsored by Outback Steakhouse that include morning and after care, lunch, a free t-shirt and a return Zoo ticket! Experience up-close animal encounters and unique, unforgettable experiences.

Visit tlpz.org/camps.

Tampa Preparatory School

Tampa Preparatory School Summer Programs include a variety of Sports Camps and courses in Robotics, Academics and Enrichment, as well as Camp Terrapin – our sports and fine arts camp  for students in grades 1 – 8. Structured activities and theme days provide friendship and fun in downtown Tampa.

Sign up at www.tampaprep.org/summer.












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