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Find a summer camp program for your children in Brooklyn.



For summer camps in Brooklyn, check out everything from nature to academic camps for kids. Find the perfect camp here.

For many children, going to summer camp is a rite of passage. Camp is the perfect place for boys and girls to make friends, discover new interests, and find their independence. While the experience is fun for the children, it can be overwhelming for the parents. Unsure where to start? We've rounded up some of the best summer camps in Brooklyn. From sleepaway to day camps, this list includes specialty camps that range from music, theather, and dance to academic enrichment, sports, and camps for older kids. Give your child the opportunity to make memories that'll last a lifetime. Explore our list of summer camps throughout Brooklyn to find the best camp for your child. Whether you're in Dumbo, Park Slope, Prospect Heights, Cobble Hill, Williamsburg, Bushwick, Bed-Stuy, Crown Heights, Sheepshead Bay, Red Hook, Brooklyn Heights, Bay Ridge, Greenpoint, Marine Park, or Flatbush, there's a camp perfect for your family. Register for day and summer camps online today!

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Academic Enrichment Camps

DEDIMUS POTESTATEM
718-954-1357
Email info@potestatem.co

Dedimus Potestatem provides fun, academically challenging programs to students in primary, middle, and high school. Our programs include Debate, Model Congress, Model UN, Mock Trial, Etiquette, Bioethics, Judaic studies, Hebrew, Dance, and Tumbling. We currently offer both virtual and in-person private, semi-private, and group sessions as well as after-school programs.

Art Camps

MUSEUM OF ARTS AND DESIGN
2 Columbus Circle, New York
212-299-7777
Email education@madmuseum.org

Making with MAD summer camp and teen workshops are virtual immersions in art and design for curious creatives age 8-18. MAD’s experienced artist-educators will lead hands-on making activities. Each week, an artist-in-residence from the Museum’s Artist Studios program will welcome participants for a virtual studio visit.

Dance Camps

SCHOOL AT THE MARK MORRIS DANCE CENTER (THE)
3 Lafayette Ave., Fort Greene, Brooklyn
718-624-8400
Email schooladmin@mmdg.org

Spend the summer dancing, creating, and performing with The School at the Mark Morris Dance Center's multi-disciplinary Summer Dance Camp, with hybrid and online options. Each session combines daily dance classes in ballet, modern, tap, hip-hop, and jazz with the exploration of other art forms. Classes feature live musical accompaniment!

Day Camps

92Y CAMPS
212-415-5573
Summer Address: 44 Henry Kaufmann Road, Orangeburg, NY
Winter Address: 1395 Lexington Ave., Manhattan

Email campmail@92y.org

92Y Camps brings the best of 92Y's renowned programs to the great outdoors. Our campers experience a blend of athletic, artistic, and educational activities at our 50-acre campgrounds in Rockland County. Your child's health and safety are our top priority. We follow all ACA, CDC, and NYS health and safety guidelines.

CHESS NYC 2.0
82 W. 3rd St., New York
866-321-Chess (2437)

Let the "Camps" begin! $12 Bucks! Chess NYC realized that chess is one of those unique games that lends itself well to online play. In fact it actually provides a whole new element to it, and we believe, to some extent, it is the future of chess! Let's play!

ELITE MINDS MONTESSORI
117 Union St., Carroll Gardens
347-916-1433
Email director@elitemindsmontessori.com

Elite Minds Montessori is a private preschool in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn for children ages 2-6. We offer a nurturing multilingual (English and French) environment where children can develop their unique skills and potential. Now enrolling for our six-week outdoor camp July 6-Aug. 13 and for the 2021-22 school year.

MILL BASIN DAY CAMP
5945 Strickland Ave., Mill Basin, Brooklyn
718-251-6200

MBDC is dedicated to providing exciting and fulfilling camp experiences for children through fun, recreational, and safe activities. Our modern, air-conditioned, and private facility offers a wide range of activities for children entering pre-K through ninth grade. There are five individual camps, each with unique and innovative programming.

PARK SLOPE DAY CAMP
Carroll Gardens, Prospect Park, Windsor Terrace,
718-788-7732

For 30 years, Park Slope Day Camp has been providing Brooklyn families with a safe, nurturing, and unique day camp experience. Located in Carroll Gardens, Prospect Park, and Windsor Terrace, we offer a wide variety of outdoor activities and options including traditional camp, soccer, and more.

SPLAT CAMP
9 Hanover Place , Downtown Brooklyn
646-343-9888
Email splatcamp@voicesadvance.com

Come to Splat Camp where we blend art, play, and STEM into a unique magical experience for kids age 4-10. Make slime, learn about space, and play outside. Our camp appeals equally to artsy kids, brainy kids, science lovers, mythology fans, and creative thinkers! We are #ProNerd all day.

STARGAZER DAY CAMP
1943 Brown St., Sheepshead Bay 
347-560-3469
Email info@stargazerdaycamp.com

STARGAZER is the premier summer program serving the Brooklyn area for more than a decade, and the only true 5-star camp across the board. For this reason, enrollment is limited. Make the right choice for your child this summer. Register asap, as spots fill up very quickly.See you this summer!

STEPPING STONES NURSERY SCHOOL AND SUMMER CAMP

245 86th Street and 9321 Ridge Blvd., Bay Ridge
718-630-1000
Email office@steppingstones86.com


Stepping Stones Summer Camp is a camp in Bay Ridge for ages 2-10. Creative weekly themes that center around outdoor sprinkler fun, daily enrichment activities, yoga, science, cooking, dance, drama, physical education, and local walking trips are just some of the exciting events planned every summer. 

TRAIL BLAZERS
394 Rogers Ave., Crown Heights, Brooklyn
212-529-5113
Email registration@trailblazers.org

Come outside and play, adventure awaits! From day camp to overnight camp, Trail Blazers has an adventure for everyone, Grades Pre-K-10th. After our COVID-free camp in 2020, we’re ready for a safe and fun 2021! Visit trailblazers.org for details including our COVID safety plans, new programs, and Info Sessions.

TREASURE ISLAND
405 81st St, Brooklyn
718-238-7676
Email tisland347@gmail.com  

Treasure Island Preschool and Camp offers an opportunity for children ages 3-8 to get out of the house and into the sun! We have one-six flexible weeks, half-day 9am-1pm, full-day 8am-4pm. Activities include outdoor play, sprinklers, sand/water tables, Legos, and air-conditioned classroom playtime. Lunch and snacks included!

YOUNG JUDAEA SPROUT BROOKLYN DAY CAMP
556 Columbia St., Red Hook
917-595-1500

Sprout Brooklyn is a Hebrew dual-language camp for children entering pre-K-fifth grade. Children from a wide spectrum of backgrounds join together to create a joyful community built on Jewish values, Israeli culture, and Hebrew. Programming includes swim instruction, athletics, robotics, art, and cooking. No Hebrew experience necessary.

Music Camps

BROOKLYN MUSIC SCHOOL
126 Saint Felix St., Fort Greene, Brooklyn
718-638-5660
Email contactus@brooklynmusicschool.org

BMS is excited to present our Summer 2021 programming including the Summer Institute for ages 5-8 and the Summer Intensives for ages 9-12! Play, sing, and dance your way through the summer of a lifetime with our world-class curriculum and instructors and make new friends while learning and having fun!

Science & STEM Camps

COLD SPRING HARBOR LABORATORY - DNA LEARNING CENTER
Cold Spring Harbor and Brooklyn,
516-367-5170

The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory DNA Learning Center offers weeklong biology-focused summer camps for students entering grades sixth-12th. Join us at the flagship in Cold Spring Harbor, our new center in Brooklyn, or virtually. Campers use sophisticated laboratory and computer equipment to perform experiments grade levels above their peers.

MAKERSTATE STEM SUMMER CAMP
Upper West Side, Upper East Side, Lower East Side, and Park Slope ,
917-780-2345
Email info@maker-state.com

MakerState STEM Summer Camp offers kids ages 6-14 fun-first, hands-on projects in 3-D design, LEGO robotics, rocket science, Minecraft engineering, coding, and more! Ten individually themed weeks held June 28-Sept. 3 virtually (and in-person soon TBA). Receive $30 off/week discount with code: NYMETRO30.

Sleepaway Camps

CAMP REECE AT SKIDMORE COLLEGE
815 N. Broadway, Saratoga Springs
212-289-4732
Email info@campreece.org

Camp Reece is a sleep-away camp for special needs children ages 10-17. Located in Saratoga Springs with transportation from NYC and Westchester County. We have weekly adventure trips along with a wide range of activities designed to engage campers while teaching skills, building confidence, improving self-esteem, encouraging social-emotional growth, and having fun!

DOROTHY P. FLINT 4-H CAMP
3186 Sound Ave., Riverhead
516-832-2591 x11
Email DPF4HCamp@cornell.edu

Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp in Riverhead is a coed, recreational, and educational weeklong sleep-away and day camp. With eight sessions to choose from, June 28-Aug. 21. We are located on 140-acres of woodland, beachfront, and our very own farmland. Programing designed specifically for all types of youth and their interests.

THE GLENHOLME SCHOOL — DEVEREUX ADVANCED BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
81 Sabbaday Lane, Washington
860-868-7377

A unique six-week sleepaway program for children from ages 10-21 with special needs from July 12-August 20. Combines in-person morning academics with therapeutic recreational activities in the afternoon for youngsters with Aspergers, Autism Spectrum Disorder, High Functioning Autism, ADHD, OCD, Tourettes, depression, anxiety, and learning differences.

POK-O-MACCREADY CAMPS
Located in New York’s Adirondack Mountains,
518-963-7656
Brian DeGroat,
director of Admissions and Recruiting

Email recruiting@pokomac.com

Pok-O-MacCready empowers campers to develop to their fullest potential by building a supportive atmosphere whichfostersindependence, lifelong friendships, appreciation of the natural world, and the embraceof challenges. Our coed, screen-free program is offered to ages 6-16, with session lengths of two to seven weeks. Financial aid available.

TRAIL BLAZERS
394 Rogers Ave., Crown Heights, Brooklyn
212-529-5113
Email registration@trailblazers.org

Come outside and play, adventure awaits! From day camp to overnight camp, Trail Blazers has an adventure for everyone, Grades Pre-K-10th. After our COVID-free camp in 2020, were ready for a safe and fun 2021! Visit trailblazers.org for details including our COVID safety plans, new programs, and Info Sessions.

Special Needs Camps

THE GLENHOLME SCHOOL — DEVEREUX ADVANCED BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
81 Sabbaday Lane, Washington
860-868-7377

A unique six-week sleepaway program for children from ages 10-21 with special needs from July 12-August 20.  Combines in-person morning academics with therapeutic recreational activities in the afternoon for youngsters with Asperger’s, Autism Spectrum Disorder, High Functioning Autism, ADHD, OCD, Tourette’s, depression, anxiety, and learning differences.

Sports Camps

DEREK KELLOGG BASKETBALL CAMP
Long Island University (Downtown Brooklyn location), 1 University Plaza, Brooklyn
Email mvogel33@gmail.com

Does your child love basketball? Come spend a week of fun and learning the game at Long Island University located in downtown Brooklyn! Kids will play games, compete in contests, and learn the fundamentals of basketball! Available for children of all skill levels for grades third-10th!

SUPER SOCCER STARS X PRO SOCCER KIDS
More than 50 locations across NYC, LI, and Westchester,
606 Columbus Ave. at 89th St., Upper West Side, Manhattan, 212-877-7171

55 Front St., suite 7, Rockville Centre, 516-740-7171

Email info@supersoccerstars.com

Soccer Stars is NY's No. 1 Youth Soccer Program for 20 years. Highly trained, certified coaches lead small group classes, highlighting teamwork and individual attention, following safety guidelines. More than 50 locations. Weekly classes, half/full day camps, and private sessions anywhere-FUNdamentals or Advanced Training. Ages 2-12 and older. Save $20 Code: NYMPSUM21.


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