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Summer Camps your Kids Will Love

Looking for a quality summer camp program for your child? Look no further!

We are fortunate in Westchase to have so many quality camp programs just a short drive away. From fine arts to wakeboarding and everything in between, there are camps for all interests and age levels. Check out a few of the great camp options that are now enrolling!


Mathnasium Summer Bootcamp

Florida’s Benchmarks for Excellent Student Thinking (B.E.S.T.) standards for math have proven to be an obstacle for many students. Because of this, Mathnasium of Westchase is hosting a Summer Bootcamp to ensure students are prepared for the next school year. From June 3rd through July 31st, students will attend weekly sessions and work on grade-level foundational math concepts that are needed to succeed in math!

Address: 11669 Countryway Blvd., Tampa

Smart Start’s Awesome Adventures

With 30 years of experience, Smart Start’s Awesome Adventures Summer Camps offer our campers a program that is as diverse as it is stimulating. With field trips, food experiences, arts and crafts, and outdoor activities and games, there is something for everyone! Join us and make memories that last a lifetime!

Phone: 813-855-7333
Address: 13801 McCormick Drive, Tampa, Florida 33626
Email: tina.smartstart@aol.com

British Swim School of Tampa

British Swim School of Tampa offers a variety of small group lessons to suit the littlest of beginners through to advanced swimmers, adults, and private classes. Our premium program runs year-round in a heated indoor pool.

We currently operate inside the Esporta Fitness at 11252 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa, FL 33635. The state-of-the-art facility features ample free parking, on-deck showers, and our pop-up tents for getting ready for class. Plus, you will work with the area’s best instructors.

Phone: 813-367-1316
Address: Esporta Gym, 11252 West Hillsborough Ave., Tampa
Email: mike.druta@britishswimschool.com

Westchase Summer Camp

Welcome to the Westchase Community Associations 2024 Summer Camp. Our summer camp offers nine week-long sessions with four different summer experiences. This year our theme is Water Wonder. Participant activities will be inspired by different aquatic environments and the animals that live there. The camp includes activities such as, field games, board games, crafts, daily swimming an optional field trip experience and more. Our camp strives for a 10:1 participant-to-counselor ratio and our pools are always staffed by two or more lifeguards. If you are looking for an aquatic camp that doesn’t get boring take a look at sessions and sign up today.

Phone: 813-464-4480
Address: 10405 Countryway Blvd., Tampa
Email: Facilitiesmanager@westchasewca.com

Camp Ventures

The Kiddie Academy CampVentures® program turns your child’s ordinary summer vacation into an unforgettable summer of fun and exploration. Our program inspires imagination through exciting activities, outdoor adventures, field trips and special visitors, while balancing the individual needs and interests of each child in our care. CampVentures awakens a world of fun, learning and friendships for your child.

Phone: 813-816-0816
Address: 12101 W Hillsborough Ave., Tampa
Email: westchase.marketing@kiddieacademy.net

Bricks 4 Kidz LEGO® Summer Camps!

Bricks 4 Kidz is proud to present our most popular camp to kick off the Summer 2024! The LEGO® Bricktacular Mashup Camp! This summer will be completely different than previous summers, as we have added a whole lot of new LEGO® models and new themes to this camp!

At this awesome camp, all campers will create LEGO® models based on the most popular themes today such as MINECRAFT, Super Mario Bros., STAR WARS and much more! Campers will experience a different theme each day. Your Master Builder will have a chance to create LEGO® motorized robotic models, LEGO® 3D color brick builds, LEGO® mosaic art, and learn different design and building techniques using LEGO® bricks! Have fun building LEGO® Pokeballs and Thor’s Mighty Hammer one day, and explore the galaxy with Jedis and race LEGO® cars the next! Can’t decide which you like more? Join us for this super fun LEGO® Bricktacular Mashup Camp and try them all! All campers will take home fun crafts and have photos taken of all the LEGO® models they made throughout the week and take home a custom-made LEGO® minifigure!

Phone: 813-545-4282
Address: Various Locations in Tampa
Email: jfontana@bricks4kidz.com

Adventure Camp Tampa

Adventure Camp Tampa, located in the heart of Carrollwood, is the place to be this summer! Our campers, aged 1-13, spend their days engaging in our S.T.E.A.M.-focused camp, incorporating ‘undercover learning’ in the most FUN ways. Each day is packed with hands-on experiences in science, technology, engineering, art, cooking, sports, and music, followed by afternoon recreational activities that give children the opportunity to explore, experiment, and form lifelong friendships.
To beat the heat, everyone gets to cool off at our splash pad and water slides, and our K-6th graders have the chance to swim at Carrollwood Country Club. All our campers enjoy age-appropriate in-house entertainment or weekly field trips. Come and spend a summer full of adventure with us!”

Phone: (954) 651-3357
Address: 2020 W Fletcher Ave, Tampa
Email: agross@hillelacademytampa.com

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Busch Gardens’ Summer Day Camp for kids is a time to make new friends, try new things, come face-to-face with a giraffe and challenge North America’s tallest freestanding drop tower.
For more than 25 years, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay has provided children with inspiring, exciting and educational experiences with some of the best Tampa summer camp options found anywhere! We have a variety of Summer Day Camps to fit your student’s grade level and interest, and we look forward to having your child join us again next summer.

Phone: 813-751-9526
Address: 3605 East Bougainvillea Ave., Tampa
Email: kory.sidwell@buschgardens.com

Ovations Dance Academy of Tampa

A variety of programs to develop the leader within and explore your creative child journey is our goal. Culture, Music, Dance, Theatre, and the power of storytelling are the tools to make Ovations a fun place to grow.

Phone: 813-749-7001
Address: 13847 W. Hillsborough Ave., Tampa
Email: ovationsdancetampa@gmail.com

Rockatar Summer Music Camp

Rockatar Music Academy is pleased to announce Summer Music Camp 2023 for ages 4 to 12. Our dedicated instructors teach our students keyboard, piano, guitar, ukulele, bass, drums and voice. Have your child join us and try all of these instruments, find out which is their favorite – all levels of experience are welcome. Our students jam, create music, write songs, and have fun performing. On Friday, the last day of the camp session, friends and families are invited to join a rockin’ music jam to enjoy a band performance by our students. The summer camp weekly session is from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. from Monday to Friday. Rockatar offers a flexible camp drop off anytime from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., and a flexible pick up anytime from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Phone: 813-404-9194
Address: 12631 Race Track Road, Tampa
Email: michael@rockatar.com

Dance Olympic Boot Camp

Elevate your dance skills this summer at our Dance Olympic Boot Camp!! Join us for an intensive and fun-filled experience where you’ll refine your moves, build endurance, and groove like never before. Don’t miss the chance to dance your way to greatness! Limited spots available – register now!!

Phone: (813) 727-4199
Address: 9572 W Linebaugh Ave., Tampa
Email: thedancehausfl@gmail.com

Northwest Hillsborough Family YMCA

Y Camp will give your camper an experience that can last a lifetime. The Y is committed to each child’s personal growth in spirit, mind and body. One way in which we achieve this goal is by infusing the character values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility into our daily camp activities as well
as opening and closing ceremonies each day.
As an American Camp Association accredited camp, we are excited to offer the highest quality summer camp program meeting over 300 “standards of operation” within each of our camps. As the founder of organized summer camp, the Y remains the nation’s largest provider of summer programs and this accreditation ensures we continue to provide an excellent experience for our campers and families.

Phone: (813) 249-8510
Address: 8950 W. Waters Ave., Tampa
Email: erin.gramm@tampaymca.org

Westchase Basketball Camp

Westchase Basketball Camp is back for another summer of skill building, competition and fun! This camp is held on the covered courts at Westchase Elementary school where it started back in 2006.
It is designed for kids entering first through ninth grade; beginners to advanced players are welcome.
Campers will compete in groups according to several factors including age, size, and ability.
There will be 8 foot hoops for the younger players and 10 foot hoops for the older players.
All campers will receive a camp t-shirt, a camp certificate, and in-depth instruction.
Sessions are $145 each and there are discounts for siblings and multiple sessions.
Camp hours are 8:30am – 12pm and there are four 4-day sessions:
May 28-31, June 3-6, June 10-13, June 17-20.
Each day starts with fundamental stations & drills, followed by 3 on 3 team play, then
individual shooting competitions, and finally, 5 on 5 team play.

Phone: 813-563-9577
Address: 9517 W Linebaugh Ave., Tampa
Email: westchasebasketballcamp@yahoo.com

Pure Art Tampa

If your child loves art, they will LOVE Pure Art Tampa! Learn new skills, make awesome projects, and most importantly, have fun! Local art teacher Jessica Campbell will guide you step by step, while still encouraging creativity. Camp will be held at Westchase Elementary School and is for kids entering grades 1-6. There are four themes to choose from in either morning (8:30-11:30am) or afternoon (12:30-3:30pm) sessions, with the option to stay all day! Each session runs Monday – Thursday and costs $175. All supplies are included, plus a healthy snack. Multiple session discounts available, may be applied to siblings as well.
2024 Camp themes:
6/3-6/7 – Wizard Week (AM) Eras Tour (PM)
6/10-6/13 – Eras Tour (AM) Welcome to the Jungle (PM)
6/17-6/20 – Out of this World (AM) Eras Tour (PM)

Phone: (813) 563-9577
Address: 9517 West Linebaugh Ave., Tampa
Email: jesscampbellrandf@gmail.com

Dawson Dance Academy

Summer Camps for ages 5 and up!
Dance, Musical Theatre and Acrobatics!


Phone: 813-814-7500
Address: 12715 Race Track Road, Tampa
Email: Jennidw@yahoo.com

Berkeley Summer Programs

With a huge catalog of over 100 unique camps and classes, Berkeley Summer Programs has something for everyone, and we can cater to a child’s diverse interests or singular passion. We offer full-day sessions in a variety of areas, including sports camps, academics, fine arts, and enrichments, or you can opt for our one, two, and three-hour à la carte selections. Perhaps your child would love to try Camp Buccaneer one week and Swifties Unite! the next, or Elements Animation Camp in June followed by Indoor All Sports in July. We also offer programming camps, such as Programming and Robotics Fun with Mrs. Henderson, as well as other exciting hands-on classes such as Marine Science and Adventure, Naturecraft Explorers, and Chess with Board One Chess Academy. The summer is also ideal for older students to take a credit course, such as U.S. History, Chemistry, and Ethics. Our academic, for-credit courses, are open to all high school aged students from around the world. For those students looking to prepare for a rigorous academic schedule in the fall, try one of our brand new AP® Primers to ensure you’re ready for the challenge!

Address: 4811 Kelly Rd, Tampa
Email: houstjus@berkeleyprep.org

Protential Sports

Age 5 to 15
Rotation of sports soccer basketball football kickball dodgeball swimming and more
Field trip optional Altitude Laser ops Ray’s game bowling and more
Teaching life through sports
Character teamwork building, 9am to 5pm

Phone: (813) 841-1544
Email: coachnbland@gmail.com

Yellow Bird Studio Summer Art Camp

Creative kids and their parents agree Yellow Bird Studio’s Summer Art Camp is Tampa Bay’s BEST art camp! Our camps keep the kids engaged, spark their creativity and provide plenty of time for making friends. New themes every week, including Fashion Week, Dream House Challenge, Harry Potter Camp and much more! Projects are brought to life with a variety of media & techniques. Small group size allows us to provide your child with individualized instruction for projects. Please note the recommended ages for each week before you sign up to make sure the camp is appropriate for your child. Unleash your child’s creativity and imagination at Yellow Bird Studio!

Phone: (813) 494-5512
Address: 16921 Gunn Hwy, Tampa
Email: preschoolsplus@gmail.com

Bay Area Gymnastics

Experience the thrill of the Olympics at our gymnastics summer camp! Join us for a fun-filled summer where young athletes can learn, play, and grow in a supportive environment. Our camp offers many different activities, including crafts, games, and a full gymnastics lesson each day, led by experienced instructors. Whether your child is just starting out or looking to refine their skills, our camp provides the perfect balance of learning and fun. We are offering half-day sessions available for ages 3 and up and full-day options for ages 5 and up. Join us for an unforgettable summer filled with Olympic sports and fun!

Phone: (727) 798-6750
Address: 13341 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa
Email: bayareagymnasticsfl@gmail.com

ABASI Dance Lab

We offer 8 weeks of Summer Camp for Ages 3 to 6 and 6 to 10 year olds. Each week has its own theme. Activities include yoga, bounce, dance(various styles), obstacle, musical theater and more!
In addition, we offer dance intensive weeks for our advanced dancers and teens.
Evening classes for all ages are also offered.


Phone:  (813) 851-0011
Address: 11959 Sheldon Road Tampa
Email: info@abasidancelab.com

Mary Jo’s Performing Arts Academy

Explore the world of the performing arts with our professional instructors. Coed camps, dance training, ballet intensives, acrobatics camp, acting, theater, music & evening classes available!

Phone:  (813) 300-3282
Address: 15906 Mapledale Blvd., Tampa

Safety Harbor Kids Cast Fishing Camp

Safety Harbor Kids Cast Fishing Camp is a unique experience, where your young angler will spend 3 days on the water with local Captains. Each morning the Captains will head out, and load up on live bait. We will fish all morning, then when the day is at its hottest, jump in to swim and cool off. Fully licensed and insured as well as additionally insured through the City of Safety Harbor. No licenses or tackled needed. The Captains have you covered. Just pack lunch and a towel. Plenty of iced waters will be available.

Phone: (407) 977-7650
Address: 110 Veterans Memorial Lane, Safety Harbor
Email: brian.goldman@live.com

Wondercamp at La Petite

Wondercamp is about embracing the everyday joy of curiosity, imagination, and discovery. We have all new weekly themes for active, well-rounded kids all summer long so they can explore new things through a wide variety of field trips and activities away from screens. Each weekly theme explores a different wonder! We have the Wonder of Water, the Wonder of Design, and the Wonder of Invention, to name a few. And all those projects you have wanted to do with your little one but did not want to deal with the mess in your kitchen? We have a Wonder of Mess Making week too – and do not worry, we will handle the clean up. At Wondercamp, your child will enjoy plenty of playtime outside to run around, get fresh air, and interact with friends. They will also get to cool off on warm summer days with fun water activities. Healthy meals and snacks are included in this all-inclusive experience! also, with flexible scheduling options including early start times and flexible pickup times, we keep your child engaged and energized with an array of thrilling activities during whichever scheduling option fits your family best.

Phone: (813) 962-4922
Address: 15707 Mapledale Blvd, Tampa
Email: jessica.demott@lapetite.com

Calypso Divers of Tampa Bay

Learn to scuba dive with Calypso Divers of Tampa Bay. Calypso has been teaching Tampa Bay to dive since 1987. We train divers to explore what others can only see on TV.
Our camp is Monday through Friday from 8am until 4pm and includes everything you need to learn to dive except your mask, fins, and snorkel. All students must be at least 12 years old at the start of the camp. Other restrictions may apply.

Come join us and see what the others are missing!

Phone: (813) 969-3483
Address: 401 E. Bearss Ave., Tampa
Email: Larry@CalypsoTampa.com


Tampa Elite Sports Academy is a preschool, after school, sports and summer camp program for ages 1 -12. We specialize in recreational sports, as well as training young athletes with a diverse array of sports programs available for all levels and interests. Fun and age appropriate field trips are also offered weekly during summer camp. T.E.S.A. is a licensed child care facility, and our staff undergoes background checks and specialized training / childcare classes. T.E.S.A also offers specialized small group sports training and organized leagues that help develop the basics and fundamentals. Some of the main stream sports includes flag football, basketball, cheerleading, and soccer. Enjoy fun, sports and adventure that will make this the best summer camp ever!!

Phone: (813) 598-1965
Address: 8001 Sheldon Rd., Tampa
Email: priscillapaxon@yahoo.com

Scribbles Studio Art Camp

Come join us for a week filled with creativity and imagination where we explore all types of art from painting, sculpting, sewing, and more! Each camp is a unique experience with a set theme to help students find their passions and pursue their interests. At the end of the week, we will host an art show to showcase the student’s work throughout the week. Scribbles Studio’s art camps are taught by Mrs. Casie Lowery (Local Art Teacher) and will be located at Farnell Middle School.

Phone: 352-216-9144
Address: Farnell Middle School
Email: casiemic@gmail.com

Tampa Bay United Soccer Club

At Tampa Bay United, we provide a variety of camps, clinics, as well as other soccer programming, to multiple age groups and skill levels in our community. Our club offers various types of camps and clinics during school breaks and throughout the year.

Led by our elite TBU Staff, our camps and clinics have an instructional focus that allows attendees to stay engaged while also having fun.

Phone: 727-417-7732
Address: 5461 W Waters Ave Suite 910, Tampa
Email: sburroughs@tbusc.com

Primal Jiu Jitsu

Play fun games and learn awesome self-defense from Black belts at Primal Jiu Jitsu Warrior Summer Camp. There will be two sessions. Week one is June 10-13 and week 2 is June 17-20. Classes are taught by expert black belt instructors to help students gain self-confidence and empower them to protect themselves

Phone: 727-239-3027
Address: 12864 Commodity Place, Tampa
Email: sburroughs@tbusc.com

Hillsborough County Summer Camps

Looking for something for your kids and teens to do during the summer? Hillsborough County Parks & Recreation offers camps from traditional and teens to specialty camps, and they have a variety of locations that have adaptive programs. Priority registration opens March 1 at noon for kids currently enrolled in Parks & Recreation after-school programming. Open enrollment opens April 6 at noon.

Locations vary. Click here to learn more.

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